General news

Sukhoi T-50 PAKFA Public Debut


Debut Planned for MAKS 2011 in August

Paris Air Show 2011


The International Paris Air Show at Le Bourget has been hosting more than 2,100 international exhibitors

LAAD 2011 Focus: Brazil


Brazil has allocated about US$9 billion (15 billion Rais) for defense spending

LAAD 2011 Focus: Cooperation Agreements


For many years Brazil’s military relied on surplus equipment acquired from the leading powers

NATO Takes Control – Coordinating Blockade on Libya


The UN mandated operation against Libya has evolved in recent days.

LAAD - Latin America Defense Overview


Latin American defense spending is expected to grow from approximately $63 billion in 2011 to more than $65 billion by 2014.

Saab Wins $180 Million Order for Anti-Tank Ammo


Saab has received an order worth over US$180 million (MSEK 1155) for anti-armor projectiles for the Carl-Gustaf man-portable weapon system.

France to Announce MALE Acquisition


The French MOD has decided to use General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper drones.

Merkava 4 Equipped with Trophy Defeats an RPG


First Combat Engagement of an Active Protection System.

Counter-Terror Expo 2011 London


Counter Terror Expo is now established as the premier global event for public and private sector professionals tasked with ensuring a formidable and effective response to the threats we face today.