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New UGV prototype demonstrated at Estonian trial

Fri, 30/06/2023 - 17:35
A new unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) called the Gereon Robotic Carrier System (RCS) was unveiled and demonstrated for the first time at the Unmanned Ground Systems...
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Steel cut for first new replenishment tanker for German Navy

Fri, 30/06/2023 - 16:35
A steel-cutting ceremony for the first of two new Type 707 fleet replenishment tankers for the German Navy was staged at Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, Germany, on...
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US approves Czech F-35 buy

Fri, 30/06/2023 - 14:35
The US government has approved the sale of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) to the Czech Republic.
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AUKUS countries begin Pillar 2 effort, focusing on unmanned systems and AI

Fri, 30/06/2023 - 13:50
Country members of the AUKUS security pact – Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States – have begun to work towards Pillar 2 of the pact, according to US...
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Modern Day Marine 2023: Ingalls Shipbuilding makes the case for maintaining LPD line

Fri, 30/06/2023 - 13:50
Should the US Navy (USN) decide to end its amphibious shipbuilding pause to buy more San Antonio-class landing platform dock (LPD) vessels, the service should quickly...
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Sixth KF-21 prototype conducts first test flight

Fri, 30/06/2023 - 10:35
The sixth and final prototype of the Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) KF-21 has conducted its first flight test.
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US approves 30 mm ammunition sale to Taiwan

Fri, 30/06/2023 - 08:50
The United States Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has announced potential deals with Taiwan worth USD440.2 million to supply the island with 30 mm ammunition...
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Modern Day Marine 2023: Nammo MAC to boost ammo production

Fri, 30/06/2023 - 08:05
US-based ammunition provider Nammo MAC plans to double its production capacity “over the next couple of years” to meet growing demand, according to a company official.
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Damen and Thales awarded contracts for new Dutch and Belgian ASW frigates

Fri, 30/06/2023 - 07:20
The Dutch Materiel and IT Command (COMMIT) signed a contract with Damen for the design, build, and delivery of four anti-submarine warfare (ASW) frigates for the...
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BSI launches ARMOR for MACE

Thu, 29/06/2023 - 17:05
Battlespace Simulations Inc (BSI) has developed a visualisation tool using the Unity game engine.
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USAF launches T-7A EMD flight-testing

Thu, 29/06/2023 - 16:05
The US Air Force (USAF) has commenced engineering and manufacturing development (EMD) testing of the Boeing-Saab T-7A Red Hawk advanced jet trainer aircraft, with the...
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Modern Day Marine 2023: New ACV prototype to be delivered in January 2024

Thu, 29/06/2023 - 15:35
BAE Systems will deliver the first prototypes of the third variant of the Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV) in 2024, an executive told Janes.
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Everest experiment explores greater efficiencies in C2 and comms systems

Thu, 29/06/2023 - 15:20
An industry team has completed an initial experiment seeking to better exploit the information-sharing, resilience, and interoperability of land-centric...
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Japanese military tests SpaceX's Starlink satcom services

Thu, 29/06/2023 - 13:05
The Japan Self-Defense Forces (JSDF) has been testing SpaceX's Starlink satellite communication (satcom) services since March, a spokesperson for the Japanese Ministry...
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Canada approved for Poseidon MMA

Thu, 29/06/2023 - 11:50
The US government has approved the sale to Canada of the Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime multimission aircraft (MMA).
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Norway approved for further Small Diameter Bombs for F-35

Thu, 29/06/2023 - 11:50
A Norwegian request for the additional purchase of Raytheon GBU-53/B Small Diameter Bomb (SDB) IIs (now known more commonly as StormBreaker) for its fleet of Lockheed...
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Modern Day Marine 2023: US DoD backs AeroVironment solar UAV effort

Thu, 29/06/2023 - 10:20
The US Department of Defense (DoD) recently awarded a contract to support the development of AeroVironment's high-altitude, solar-powered unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV),...
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Ukraine conflict: Hensoldt to deliver additional radars to Ukraine

Thu, 29/06/2023 - 09:50
Hensoldt has been contracted to deliver four additional TRML-4D active electronically scanned array (AESA) ground-based air-defence radars to Ukraine.
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Denmark awards patrol ship design contract to Danske Patruljeskibe consortium

Thu, 29/06/2023 - 09:05
The Danske Patruljeskibe K/S consortium – comprising Terma, Odense Maritime Technology (OMT), and PensionDanmark – has been awarded a contract to design a new class of...
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South Korea orders locally produced laser designators

Thu, 29/06/2023 - 06:05
South Korea's Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has signed a contract worth KRW86.7 billion (USD66 million) with local firm Hancom Lifecare to procure...
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