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Colombia Takes Delivery of 1st Airbus Military CN235-300 MPA

Colombia Takes Delivery of 1st Airbus Military CN235-300 MPA

The Colombian Navy has today taken delivery of a CN235-300 MPA (Maritime Patrol Aircraft). The aircraft is equipped with the Airbus Military-developed Fully Integrated Tactical System (FITS) which presents data gathered by a comprehensive battery of sensors to the two […]


Increased Threat Perception Drives the European Air Surveillance Market

Increased Threat Perception Drives the European Air Surveillance Market

LONDON: Steady demand from government civilian agencies is pushing the air surveillance market in Europe, especially for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), civil helicopters, multi mission aircraft and airborne radars. New analysis from Frost & Sullivan, Civil Security Air Surveillance Programmes, […]


Italy Selects Shadow 200 Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System

Italy Selects Shadow 200 Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System

FARNBOROUGH, UK: AAI Corporation, an operating unit of Textron Systems, a Textron Inc. company, announced today that Italy’s Ministry of Defense (MoD) – Directorate of General Aeronautical Armament has selected AAI’s Shadow 200 Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems (TUAS) for the […]


Enhanced Airborne Surveillance and Control Capability for Merlin

Enhanced Airborne Surveillance and Control Capability for Merlin

AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, and Thales unveiled an enhanced Airborne Surveillance and Control (ASaC) capability, at RNAS Yeovilton on 10th July during the Fleet Air Arm’s annual Air Day. The low-cost, low-risk capability builds upon the combat proven Sea King […]


TPS-77 Surveillance Radar for World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm

TPS-77 Surveillance Radar for World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm

LONDON: Lockheed Martin will deliver a long-range air surveillance radar system to the United Kingdom that overcomes sensor performance issues commonly caused by the rotating blades of wind turbines. The advanced electronics of Lockheed Martin’s TPS-77 radar mitigate interference, or […]


New Offshore Patrol Vessel Boosts Capability

New Offshore Patrol Vessel Boosts Capability

New Zealand’s ability to conduct extended patrols into the Southern Ocean and the Pacific was boosted today with the arrival of the first of two new Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPVs). The Royal New Zealand Navy’s newest ship HMNZS OTAGO arrived […]


MC-12W Liberty Airmen Watch Over Afghanistan

MC-12W Liberty Airmen Watch Over Afghanistan

BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan: Airmen in the 4th Expeditionary Reconnaissance Squadron are “looking for trouble,” using the MC-12W Liberty to bring tactical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance, or ISR, to ground commanders in Afghanistan. “We bring a unique capability to the fight,” […]


Air Force Officials Review Distributed Common Ground System

Air Force Officials Review Distributed Common Ground System

LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Va: Air Force officials began a comprehensive review of the Distributed Common Ground System, commonly known as the Sentinel, and its periodic maintenance Feb. 22 through 26 here. Sentinel Focus 10A is the second review for […]


UAE Orders Saab Erieye Radar System

UAE Orders Saab Erieye Radar System

Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract for the sale of an airborne surveillance system to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The contract is worth approximately 1.5 billion SEK. The contract covers two Saab 340 AEW (Airborne Early […]


 
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