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Saab Presents Update on Gripen Program for Brazil

Saab presented the latest developments in the Gripen Programme for Brazil at a press briefing during the LAAD International Defence & Security Exhibition in...

Brazil government not looking to interrupt Embraer-Boeing tie-up

The Brazilian government is not poised to interrupt plans for a tie-up between national planemaker Embraer and US giant Boeing, a senior official said...

Launching of the Riachuelo, the First Brazilian Scorpène Submarine

The Brazilian Navy launched its first Brazilian-built Scorpène submarine, the Riachuelo. The ceremony took place at the Itaguaí Navy base in presence of the...

Brazil court suspends Boeing-Embraer tie-up

A Brazilian federal court on Thursday suspended a proposed $4.75 billion tie-up between US aerospace giant Boeing and the civilian business of Brazilian plane-maker...

Cameras, drones: Rio de Janeiro to put electronic eyes on crime

Rio de Janeiro state is moving ahead with plans to deploy security cameras and drones to help fight crime, according to its next governor,...

US Defense Chief Woos Brazil as Chinese Influence Grows

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis praised Brazil's clout and urged closer strategic ties Tuesday in what appeared to be part of a concerted push...

Brazil Orders Additional Airbus C295 Search And Rescue Aircraft

Brazil has ordered an additional Airbus C295 search and rescue (SAR) aircraft that will eventually take to 15 the number of C295s in service...

Upgraded Brazilian Navy Super Lynx Makes Successful Maiden Flight

Leonardo is pleased to announce the successful maiden flight of the first of eight upgraded Brazilian Navy Super Lynx Mk21B helicopters at its Yeovil...

Brazilian army sends paratroopers to chaotic state

The Brazilian army said Thursday it is sending elite troops and military aviation to a state where more than 100 people are reported to...

Brazil to pursue satellite, nuclear submarine projects: minister

Ambitious projects such as satellites that could bring the internet to the remote Amazon and construction of Brazil’s first nuclear submarine will proceed despite...