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Northrop Grumman Adds Sikorsky to Unmanned Combat Armed Rotorcraft Team

, WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 7, 2003 (PRIMEZONE) -- Northrop Grumman Corporation's (NYSE:NOC) Integrated Systems sector today announced that Sikorsky Aircraft, a world leader in...

Smiths wins $500m contract with US military

, SMITHS, the UK-based aerospace giant, has been awarded a US$500 million (

India to send combat aircraft to Alaska show

, A fleet of Jaguars will be despatched to Alaska to participate, in what has now become an important fixture in the international defence...

PUTIN TALKS UP POWER OF RUSSIA

, Hawkish words emanated from Moscow October 2, when Russian President Vladimir Putin and Defense Minister Sergei Ivanov met top military leaders to review...

IAF enters space age, starts work on laser weapons, killer satellites

, NEW DELHI: Declaring that the Indian Air Force has obtained strategic depth operational capability with the induction of mid-air refuellers and more of...

Singapore goes shopping for US weapons

, Singapore - In minutes, one of Singapore's busiest highways can be transformed into a runway for screaming air force fighter jets, its narrow...

New era for BAE Systems

, EIGHT Edinburgh-based apprentices at BAE Systems have become the first to complete a craft training with the firm since the early 1990s. They...

Global Perspective on Israel Military: Part 1

, Every once in a while a quick and fleeting mention is made on American TV or "National Public Radio" of some component of...

Singapore in a scramble for new fighter jets

, SINGAPORE, Oct 6 (Reuters) - In minutes, one of Singapore's busiest highways can be transformed into a runway for screaming air force fighter...

Tiger attack copter option for army

, ANOTHER defence industry heavy-weight has entered the race to supply attack helicopters for the Army Air Wing. European Aeronautic Defence and Space (EADS)...