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Netherlands Orders 12 New Bushmasters

Netherlands Orders 12 New Bushmasters

A dozen life-saving Bushmasters are going into production in Bendigo for export to the Netherlands, after the country’s Ministry of Defence ordered new vehicles from Thales Australia. The vehicles will complement the 86 Bushmasters previously purchased by the Dutch customer […]


Kuwait Orders Advanced Armored NBC Reconnaissance Vehicles

Rheinmetall’s Fox NBC reconnaissance vehicle

The Emirate of Kuwait has contracted with Rheinmetall to supply it with twelve state-of-the-art armoured NBC reconnaissance vehicles, the 2 NBC-RS “Spürfuchs”. Now binding, the order also includes comprehensive support in the form of training, service and spare parts. Delivery […]


Georgia to Buy Advanced Air Defense Missiles from France

Ground Master 200 Radar

France will supply Georgia with advanced air defense missile systems in line with a contract signed in Paris earlier this month, a Georgian news website reported on Saturday. On June 15 Georgian Defense Minister Tina Khidasheli signed an agreement with […]


German Weapons Exports Decline Significantly

German Weapons Exports Decline Significantly

The German defense industry’s exports were down significantly in 2014, compared to year before. The drop is partly due to a government pledge to keep a closer eye on the sector and what it exports where. Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel […]


Australia To Buy AGM-88B High Speed Anti-Radiation Missiles

Anti-Radiation Missile (ARM)

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Australia for AGM-88B High Speed Anti-Radiation Missiles and associated equipment, parts and logistical support for an estimated cost of $69 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency […]


Saudi Arabia Orders Four Airbus C295W Aircraft

Saudi Arabia Orders Four Airbus C295W Aircraft

The Ministry of Interior of Saudi Arabia has purchased in open competition, and after carrying out a complete evaluation, four C295W aircraft to enhance its capabilities. The C295W has been chosen based on its demonstrated excellent operational capabilities in hot […]


Sagem Wins Contract for AASM Hammer Missiles On Egypt’s Rafale Fighters

Sagem Wins Contract for AASM Hammer Missiles On Egypt’s Rafale Fighters

PARIS AIR SHOW: Sagem (Safran) has signed a major contract with the arms authority of the Egyptian Ministry of Defense for AASM Hammer air-to-ground missiles to be deployed by the Egyptian air force. This contract follows the acquisition by Egypt […]


Pakistan wins first jet order at Paris Air Show: spokesman

Pakistan wins first jet order at Paris Air Show: spokesman

Pakistan has won the first order for its JF-17 Thunder jet fighters, an air force spokesman said Monday, a long-held goal for the nation which wants to boost its military exports. The latest models of the jets, which are locally […]


Paris Air Show goes green but sales war takes center-stage

Paris Air Show goes green but sales war takes center-stage

PARIS: With air passenger numbers set to double to six billion annually by 2030, the world’s premier air show in Paris will next week focus on green issues even as the aircraft sales war remains center stage. The Paris Air […]


US Approves Sale of A-29 Super Tucano Aircraft to Lebanon

US Approves Sale of A-29 Super Tucano Aircraft to Lebanon

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Lebanon for A-29 Super Tucano Aircraft and associated equipment, parts and logistical support for an estimated cost of $462 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered […]


 
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