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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.
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.
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.
29 February 2016
Rheinmetall to upgrade 128 Polish Leopard
Poland has awarded Rheinmetall a contract for overhauling 128 Leopard-2A4 Main Battle Tanks.
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.
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.
5 May 2015
First guided firing of Meteor missile
Successful first guided firing of the long-range Meteor missile from Rafale.
25 February 2015
DP-64 « Nepryadva » Grenade Launcher
Series production of the DP-64 « Nepryadva » grenade launcher for protection against attacks of underwater combat swimmers.
18 February 2015
Firing of the MMP
Successful firing of the MMP combat support missile.
9 February 2015
FN SCAR-H rifles for the Lithuanian Land Force
The new marksman rifles SCAR-H PR from FN Herstal arrived to Lithuania.
4 February 2015
Dozor-B for the Ukrainian Armed Forces
In 2015 Ukroboronprom is planning to produce up to 50 Armored Personnel Carrier Dozor-B.
26 January 2015
Engineering support for the British Army’s armoured vehicle fleet
BAE Systems has been awarded a contract to provide engineering support for the British Army's armoured vehicle fleet.
16 January 2015
The Leguan bridge layers for the Swiss Army
The Swiss Army and KMW, Krauss-Maffei Wegmann, signed a contract for the purchase of twelve Leguan bridge layers on a Leopard 2 chassis.
12 January 2015
The AMPV « Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle » program
BAE Systems was awarded a contract for the Engineering, Manufacturing and Development of the AMPV to replace the U.S. Army M113s.
19 December 2014
Unmanned Underwater Vehicle « GhostSwimmer »
15 December 2014
Leopard 2 A7 for German Army
German Army has received the first of the twenty Leopard 2A7.
8 December 2014
S-70B Seahawk for India
India's Navy has selected S-70B Seahawk helicopters.
15 November 2014
Canadian LAV-III upgrading
Le Canada va moderniser 66 véhicules de reconnaissance LAV-III.
8 November 2014
The 20 mm remotely operated gun Narwhal
Gabonese Forces have chosen Nexter Systems Narwhal gun.
1 November 2014
Aravis for Gabonese Republic
Nexter Systems signed a contract with the Gabonese Republic for 12 Aravis.
24 October 2014
MILAN ER’s first firing tests
On October 15, MBDA validate the MILAN ER's firing campaign.
6 October 2014
Sikorsky Unveils the first S-97 Raider Helicopter Prototype
The October 02, 2014 Sikorsky Aircraft unveiled the first S-97 Raider helicopter prototype.
18 September 2014
Africa Aerospace & Defense 2014
The AAD exhibition, Africa Aerospace & Defense, opened September 17, 2014 in South Africa.
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