US to Help Slovakia Modernize Army

US Department of Defense, BRATISLAVA, Slovakia: The United States will help the Slovakian military as it transitions to an all-volunteer force, Air Force Gen....

Eight P-3C AIP Aircraft Upgraded with Tactical Common Data Link Systems

Lockheed Martin, EAGAN, MN: Lockheed Martin completed the installation of ten systems that provide real-time air-to-ground transmission of sensor videos and other data on...

Military Actions in Iraq and Afghanistan Have Stretched U.S. Army Thin

Rand Corporation, Frequent troop deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan have stretched the U.S. Army so thin that many active-duty combat units are spending more...

US Reports China at 'Strategic Crossroads' as Military Capability Grows

Voice of America news, PENTAGON: A report issued Tuesday by the office U.S. Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld says China is at a "strategic crossroads"...

Mirage 2000-5 Fires its First Infra-Red MICA

French defence procurement agency, The first firing of an infra-red guided MICA missile from a Mirage 2000-5 combat aircraft was successfully carried out on...

Army Aviation Commando to Receive 15 New Helicopters in 2006

Venezuela Headlines, According to Army General Raul Isaias Baduel, the Venezuelan Armed Forces will receive 15 new Russian helicopters in the first trimester of...

Chile to Buy Three Airbus A400M Military Airlifters

Airbus via EADS, TOULOUSE, France: The Fuerza Aerea de Chile has signed a Declaration of Intent (DOI) with Airbus Military under which it indicates...

Greece to Purchase 30 F-16 Warplanes and 333 Leopard Tanks

Athens News Agency, The Government Foreign Affairs and Defence Council (KYSEA) decided to purchase 30 F-16 Block-52 warplanes with the option of purchasing an...

EADS: Today

EADS, MUNICH, Germany: Today the Greek government decided to procure 30 fighter aircraft of the U.S. type F-16, which is already in the Hellenic...

Lockheed Martin To Further Develope Navy's Long-Range Land Attack Projectile

Lockheed Martin, Orlando, FL: Lockheed Martin has received a five-year contract valued at $120 million from BAE Systems for further development and test of...