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Transfer of a package by a CH-148 Cyclone helicopter.
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North Africa and Middle East
Armed Forces Selection
Tests and trials
11 April 2023
Arquus : The Limoges plant opens its doors
Arquus opened the doors of their Limoges factory to host specialist journalists.
7 May 2021
Fifth Astute submarine is launched
HMS Anson has been launched at the site in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.
29 March 2020
Pre-screens Marines for the coronavirus
A US Navy Hospital Corps man pre-screens Marines for the coronavirus disease after their return from a deployment overseas.
21 January 2019
British F-35B operational
The RAF, Royal Air Force, F-35B Lightning II have reached their initial operational level.
1 January 2019
Happy New Year 2019
The Editorial of Strategic Bureau wishes you a Happy New Year 2019.
11 November 2018
One hundred years of the signing of the armistice
The armistice, signed on November 11, 1918 at 5:15 am marks the end of the First World War.
12 January 2018
The French Army supply UGVs
An over 30 millions euros contract ECA Group to supply UGVs, Unmanned Ground Vehicles, to French Ministry of Armed Forces.
31 December 2017
Happy New Year 2018
The Editorial of Strategic Bureau wishes you a Happy New Year 2018.
28 September 2017
Modernizing of the Bundeswehr’s Leopard 2 tanks
Rheinmetall will be transforming a total of 104 Leopard 2 main battle tanks, bringing them up to Leopard 2A7V standard.
19 August 2017
Raytheon have delivered the 4,000th Tomahawk
Raytheon Company have delivered the 4,000th Tomahawk Block IV cruise missile.
7 June 2017
USS Gerald R.Ford delivered to the US Navy
The Navy accepted delivery of the USS Gerald R.Ford aircraft carrier.
22 December 2016
The first prototype AMPV
BAE Systems rolled out the first prototype Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle to the U.S Army.
27 July 2016
Training of Chinese frogmen
The Chinese Navy with a Special Operations Regiment organized a frogmen training in South China Sea.
2 March 2016
F-35 drop first weapons
Airmen from the 388th and 419th fighter wings dropped laser-guided bombs.
29 February 2016
Rheinmetall to upgrade 128 Polish Leopard
Poland has awarded Rheinmetall a contract for overhauling 128 Leopard-2A4 Main Battle Tanks.
15 January 2016
EDA initiates a project on L-AMPV
European project on L-AMPV, Lightweight Armoured Multi-Purpose Vehicle.
1 January 2016
The geography of our readers in 2015
Writing « Strategic Bureau of Information on Defense Systems » wish you a happy new year 2016.
30 September 2015
The first flight of a KC-46A
The Boeing and U.S. Air Force team successfully completed the first flight of a KC-46A Pegasus tanker aircraft.
27 August 2015
MRZR2 and MRZR4 for USSOCOM
USSOCOM awards Polaris Defense contracts to supply MRZR2 and MRZR4 all-terrain vehicles.
22 August 2015
Promotion of officers military schools of Saint-Cyr Coëtquidan
The military schools of Saint-Cyr Coëtquidan celebrated the promotion of the officers’ class of 2015.
14 August 2015
The LCS 6 USS Jackson for US Navy
The US Navy accepted delivery of the LCS 6, Littoral Combat Ship, future USS Jackson.
3 August 2015
Nexter signed with KMW
29 July 2015, Nexter Systems and Krauss-Maffei Wegmann intend to share their future road ahead.
1 August 2015
Lockheed Martin to acquire Sikorsky Aircraft
Lockheed Martin to acquire Sikorsky Aircraft for $ 9 billion.
21 July 2015
The Higuard entered service in the SAF
The Higuard, designated Peacekeeper, entered service in the Singapore Armed Forces.
14 July 2015
The extend the service life of the VBL
The French defense procurement agency has awerded RTD / Panhard a design contract to extend the service life of its VBL.
30 June 2015
Mi-8MTV5 for Belarusian Army
Mi-8MTV5 transport helicopters to Ministry of Defence of Belarus.
10 June 2015
Last batch of six PVP for the Romanian Army
On May 18-21, Panhard General Defense received a delegation from the Romanian Ministry of Defense coming to take delivery of its last batch of six PVP LAORV.
2 June 2015
First flight of the S-97 Raider
Sikorsky Aircraft Corp announced the successful first flight of the S-97 Raider helicopter.
20 May 2015
Virginia-Class Submarine Indiana
The Keel-Laying of Virginia-Class Submarine SSN 789 Indiana.
6 May 2015
The new armoured vehicles of the Russian army
The Russian Ministry of Defence has unveiled the armoured vehicles to equip the armed forces over the next decade.
New Technical Specs
The American main battle tank M1 Abrams
The American wheeled Armored Personnel Carrier M1126 Stryker
The Russian attack helicopter Mi-28 Havoc
The American main battle tank M60
The French-German anti-tank guided missile MILAN
The Russian self-propelled howitzer 2S3 Akatsiya