Polaris delivering off-road vehicles to USSOCOM

USSOCOM has awarded Polaris Defense a new, sole source, firm-fixed-price contract for the MRZR off-road vehicle platform and vehicle delivery started earlier this month....

Construction begins in Bahrain of British army base

Construction work has begun in Bahrain to build Britain's first permanent military base in the Middle East since 1971, amid security threats in the...
CH-53K Helicopter

CH-53K Helicopter Achieves First Flight

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. today announced the successful first flight of the U.S. Marine Corps' CH-53K King Stallion heavy lift helicopter protoype, known as Engineering...

U.S. Army Orders 12 More UH-72A Lakota Helicopters

HERNDON, Va: The United States Army has exercised $65.8 million in contract options for 12 additional UH-72A Lakota helicopters and associated mission equipment packages....
Hawkei Armored Vehicle

Australia Chooses Hawkei Armored Vehicle

The Hawkei is set to become the latest addition to the Australian Defence Force fleet following the signing of a $1.3 billion contract with...

U.S. special forces to deploy to Syria

A small contingent of US special forces will be sent as part of an “advise and assist” mission to the Syrian rebels fighting against...
K-9 Artillery

India to Make South Korean K-9 Artillery Guns In $750M Deal

Indian engineering major Larsen & Toubro (L&T), in partnership with Korea's Samsung Techwin (STW), has bagged a Rs 4,875-crore ($750 million) order for supplying...
PzH2000 Self-Propelled Howitzer

Lithuania to Procure PzH2000 Self-Propelled Howitzers from Germany

On September 29 a contract on procuring PzH2000 self-propelled howitzers from the German Armed Forces will be signed at the Ministry of National Defence....
Russian Troops

Russia will not conduct ground operation in Syria: Putin

Moscow: President Vladimir Putin said Sunday that Russia would not deploy ground troops to Syria, where it has been conducting air strikes against what...
Raven UAV

Unmanned aircraft: New kid on block flexing muscle

WASHINGTON: "It's a tactical capability working at a strategic distance." That's what Army Col. Courtney Cote told a gaggle of mostly aviation and aerospace media...