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EADS Wins Army Contract for Additional UH-72A Lakotas

EADS Wins Army Contract for Additional UH-72A Lakotas

The U.S. Army has awarded EADS North America a $181.8 million contract option to deliver 34 additional UH-72A Lakota helicopters, bringing the total aircraft ordered to date to 312. Army plans call for procuring 347 Lakotas through 2016. EADS North […]


Cassidian Unveils Tanan 300 Unmanned VTOL UAS Helicopter

Cassidian Unveils Tanan 300 Unmanned VTOL UAS Helicopter

Cassidian presents its TANAN 300 new-generation compact VTOL Tactical UAS (Vertical Take-Off and Landing Tactical Unmanned Aerial System) for maritime and land missions. Designed in close collaboration with potential customers in order to match their specific requirements, TANAN 300 is […]


Termination of Talks Regarding the Merger of BAE Systems and EADS

Termination of Talks Regarding the Merger of BAE Systems and EADS

Following the announcements made by BAE Systems plc and EADS N.V. on 12 September 2012 in relation to a possible combination of their businesses through a dual listed company structure, BAE Systems and EADS announce that they have decided to […]


French EADS Shareholder Queries BAE Merger Plan

French EADS Shareholder Queries BAE Merger Plan

A minority French stakeholder in EADS has questioned the current terms of a proposed merger between the European aeronautics company and Britain’s BAE Systems. This and other queries may lead to failure of the project. The French industrial and media […]


BAE-EADS Combination Is Possible, But Not Inevitable

BAE-EADS Combination Is Possible, But Not Inevitable

The reason companies considering strategic moves are so secretive is that once news of their intentions leaks out, it can change the business environment shaping their plans. So it is with yesterday’s disclosure by Bloomberg News that British military powerhouse […]


EADS and BAE Seek Aerospace Super Merger

EADS and BAE Seek Aerospace Super Merger

The British arms manufacturer BAE Systems and European aircraft maker EADS have said they are in “advanced talks” to merge the two companies. The combo would be the biggest in the aerospace sector in more than a decade. In a […]


BAE Systems, EADS in merger talks

BAE Systems, EADS in merger talks

British arms manufacturer BAE Systems and European planemaker EADS revealed Wednesday they are in merger talks to create a global aerospace and defence leader that would better rival US giant Boeing. “BAE Systems plc and EADS confirm that they are […]


EADS to Showcase Innovative Technologies at ILA Berlin Air Show 2012

EADS to Showcase Innovative Technologies at ILA Berlin Air Show 2012

EADS and its Divisions – Airbus, Astrium, Cassidian and Eurocopter – will present a broad selection of cutting-edge products, technologies and services at the ILA Berlin Air Show 2012, which takes place 11-16 September 2012. Under the motto “The Future, […]


EADS Delivers 14th HC-144A Ocean Sentry to US Coast Guard

EADS Delivers 14th HC-144A Ocean Sentry to US Coast Guard

The U.S. Coast Guard took delivery this week of its 14th HC-144A Ocean Sentry maritime patrol aircraft from prime contractor EADS North America. The Ocean Sentry is based on the Airbus Military CN235 tactical airlifter, more than 250 of which […]


Cassidian’s Passive Radar Detects Stealth Aircraft

Cassidian’s Passive Radar Detects Stealth Aircraft

Cassidian, the defence and security division of EADS, has developed what is known as “passive radar” that can locate even difficult-to-detect flying objects such as stealth aircraft, and that itself is practically undetectable. In contrast to conventional radar, passive radar […]


 
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