DARPA's 'Wasp' May Carry Powerful Sting

US Marine Corps, MARINE CORPS AIR GROUND COMBAT CENTER TWENTYNINE PALMS, Calif.: Warriors throughout history have known that intelligence wins battles by helping eliminate...

Africa: AU Proposes Pan-African Contingency Force

Agencies, The African Union (AU) began drawing up plans on Tuesday to establish a 15,000-strong African stand-by force by June 2006. The entire contingent...

80 Tiger helicopters to the French Army Air Corps

Eurocopter, MARIGNANE, France: Engineer General Jacques Sandeau was at Marignane on 18 March to officially deliver the first of its 80 Tiger helicopters to...

United Defense to Supply Add-on Armor for Army Stryker

United Defense Industries, SANTA CLARA, Calif.: United Defense Industries, Inc. will deliver Stryker Add-on Armor kits to the U.S. Army under a contract amendment...

Tank Market Valued at $33Bn through 2014

Forecast International, NEWTOWN, Conn: Despite a glut of available tanks, the international main battle tank market remains a highly competitive and dynamic environment, populated...

Australia to build New Army Helicopter Base In Northern Territory

Australian Department of Defence, The Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister for Defence, Teresa Gambaro and Member for Solomon David Tollner, today formally announced the...

TUSK to Update Abrams For Urban Battle

US Army, WASHINGTON: The Abrams tank is growing a TUSK

$35 Million Defence Package to Boost Army's Combat Capability

Australian DoD, Australian Defence Force personnel will be better equipped to defeat enemy forces on the battlefield under a $35 million equipment package announced...

U.S. Army Merges General Dynamics' Land Warrior and Future Force Warrior ATD to Expedite...

General Dynamics C4 Systems, SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.: The U.S. Army has merged its dismounted soldier activities, consolidating its Land Warrior and Future Force Warrior Advanced...

US Buys S. African Mine-Protected Vehicles

General Dynamics Land Systems, LONDON, Ontario: The U.S. Army Communication and Electronics Command, on behalf of the U.S. Army Program Manager for Close Combat...