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Dassault Unveils Neuron UCAV Demonstrator

Dassault Unveils Neuron UCAV Demonstrator

The nEUROn, European UCAV technology demonstrator, has been officially presented to the representatives of the six participating countries by Mr. Charles Edelstenne, Chairman & CEO of Dassault Aviation. Mr. Serge Dassault, Honorary Chairman of the company, as well as the […]


Alenia Aermacchi: Official Launch of the nEUROn, the New Generation Technology Demonstrator for a European UCAV

Alenia Aermacchi: Official Launch of the nEUROn, the New Generation Technology Demonstrator for a European UCAV

France: Yesterday nEUROn, the technology demonstrator for a European UCAV (Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle) was officially presented by Charles Edelstenne, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Dassault Aviation, to the representatives of the six countries collaborating in the project (France, […]


EU Set To Widen Iran Sanctions

EU Set To Widen Iran Sanctions

The European Union is set to widen its sanctions against Iran when the club’s foreign ministers meet in Brussels on January 23. The 27 member states are expected to agree on an embargo against Iranian oil exports and might even […]


Thales Demos Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for Border Control

Thales Demos Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for Border Control

Thales and Aerovisión have given a real flight demonstration of the UAV Fulmar (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) for the European Agency Frontex, the organism in charge of coordinating the border control operations of the European Union member states. The UAV Fulmar […]


Smart Defense Initiative Is NATO’s Last Chance To Stay Relevant

Smart Defense Initiative Is NATO’s Last Chance To Stay Relevant

Seventy years ago almost to the day the first American military personnel, liaison officers and strategic planners arrived in Europe. They were the vanguard of the millions that would eventually follow to liberate the continent, support Europe’s reconstruction, deter Soviet […]


NATO Anti-Missile Radar in Turkey Put into Operation

NATO Anti-Missile Radar in Turkey Put into Operation

A NATO missile defense radar deployed in Turkey has been put into operation, CNN quoted a Turkish foreign ministry spokesman as saying. The X-band AN/TPY-2 early warning radar is part of the THAAD system designed to intercept medium-range missiles at […]


Army to Replace 2 Brigades in Europe with Rotating Units

Army to Replace 2 Brigades in Europe with Rotating Units

Ground forces will remain important to the U.S. defense strategy, but the employment of the forces will change, Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta said today. In an interview on his way to Fort Bliss, Texas, Panetta said that the Army […]


Russia to put new radar on combat duty near Irkutsk in 2012

Russia to put new radar on combat duty near Irkutsk in 2012

A new radar of the fourth Voronezh class will be put into operation near the Siberian city of Irkutsk by the end of this year as part of Russia’s early warning system, a missile defense spokesman said on Sunday. The […]


Defense Strategy: Sustaining US Global Leadership – Priorities for 21st Century Defense

Defense Strategy: Sustaining US Global Leadership – Priorities for 21st Century Defense

The United States has played a leading role in transforming the international system over the past sixty-five years. Working with like-minded nations, the United States has created a safer, more stable, and more prosperous world for the American people, our […]


 
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