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Sagem Delivers 150 JIM LR 2 Multifunction Infrared Binoculars To French Army

Sagem (Safran) delivered the first 150 JIM LR 2 multifunction long-range infrared binoculars to the French army, in line with the original delivery schedule....

France battles Mali militants as hostage crisis unfolds

French troops fought rebels in Mali, as security forces in neighboring Algeria surrounded extremist militants who killed two people, took more than 40 foreign...

First Production Airbus Military A400M in French Air Force Colors

The first production A400M 21st century airlifter can be seen for the first time in the colours of an Air Force in this latest...

Second RAF C-17 Aircraft Departs for Mali Mission

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement that the UK will provide logistical military assistance in support of French military operations in Mali, a second Royal...

France extends airstrikes to Islamist heartlands in Mali

French forces on Sunday carried out airstrikes in Mali for a third straight day and extended their bombing campaign to the northern strongholds of...

Airbus to provide air refueling tankers to Indian Air Force

European aircraft manufacturer Airbus said Monday that it has won a tender to supply India with six A330 air refueling tankers, a deal potentially...

DCNS Delivers First FREMM Frigate

On 23 November, European Joint Armament Cooperation Organisation OCCAR* formally signed acceptance documents on behalf of French defence procurement agency DGA following the delivery...

French Troops End Combat Mission in Afghanistan

French troops on Tuesday ended their last combat mission in Afghanistan by withdrawing from Kapisa province as part of an accelerated departure from the...

The Warships & Naval Vessels Market 2013-2023

The warships & naval vessels market is an established defence sector, but one that offers considerable opportunities to exploit. Despite the decrease of defence...

Royal Navy Lynx joins French frigate for counter-piracy ops

The first Royal Navy Lynx helicopter to join a French frigate for a full counter-piracy deployment has arrived on board the ship in Toulon. As...