Defence Industry

BAE Systems Team Awarded Development Contract for U.S. Marine Corps ACV 1.1 Program

BAE Systems was awarded a U.S. Marine Corps contract for the Engineering, Manufacturing, and Development phase of the Amphibious Combat Vehicle 1.1 program.

The U.S. Marine Corps has awarded BAE Systems’ team a contract worth $103.7 million for the Engineering, Manufacturing, and Development (EMD) phase of the Amphibious Combat Vehicle (ACV) 1.1 program.

The company, along with teammate IVECO Defence Vehicles, will deliver a solution that will be built from the ground up to be an amphibious vehicle and will provide significant capability improvements to satisfy the Marine Corps’ current and future needs.

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27.11.2015 Visits - 129

Rheinmetall Wins New Order for Tank Ammunition Worth Around EUR20 M

An international customer has awarded Rheinmetall a contract to supply it with practice tank ammunition. Now official, the order is worth around ˆ20 million.

10.11.2015 Visits - 1257
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Oshkosh Next Generation of Light Vehicles Provides Unprecedented

For the first time in company history, Oshkosh Defense, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE: OSK) company, will be exhibiting at the Dubai Airshow, November 8 – 12, 2015, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Oshkosh offers a full range of leading-edge military, security and airport fire fighting vehicles to serve customers throughout the Middle East Region, including the highly transportable Light Combat Tactical All-Terrain Vehicle (L-ATV), which was recently selected by the U.S. Army and Marine Corps to replace aging up-armored HMMWVs.

10.11.2015 Visits - 1033

New Contracts To Boost Denel's Armoured Vehicle Business

Denel Vehicle Systems has concluded a contract of more than R900-million with NIMR in the United Arab Emirates for the development and supply of advanced mine-protected vehicles.

10.11.2015 Visits - 1238
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Lockheed Martin Precision Munitions Complete Reliability Tests

DALLAS -- Lockheed Martin’s Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) and Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) Unitary munitions recently underwent successful stockpile reliability tests. All rockets were launched from a High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico.

09.11.2015 Visits - 1068
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$245.3 Million U.S. Army Contract to Continue M109A7 Production

BAE Systems received $245 million from the U.S. Army to complete the low-rate initial production (LRIP) of the M109A7 self-propelled howitzer and M992A3 ammunition carrier.

04.11.2015 Visits - 1325
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AT Communication is pleased to announce the launch of the AT USB-Logger for Voice and Data

AT Communication is pleased to announce the launch of the AT USB-Logger for Voice and Data.

27.10.2015 Visits - 1153

Plasan is proud to be part of the HAWKEI Land 121 Protected Mobile Vehicle program together with Thales Australia

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15.10.2015 Visits - 1989

Navistar Displays Latest MaxxPro MRAP and Medium Tactical Vehicle

Navistar Defense, LLC is displaying, for the first time, its latest MaxxPro® MRAP. A Reset vehicle coming straight from the Reset line in West Point, Miss., this vehicle has an enhanced level of blast protection and features the Electronic Stability Control (ESC). The company also has on display the General Troop Transport (GTT) variant of its 7000 MV Medium Tactical Vehicle line which is similar to what will be delivered to Afghanistan under a recent $369 million order.

13.10.2015 Visits - 1944
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AM General Awarded $42 M in Additional Funding for Domestic and International HMMWV Sales

AM General has been awarded new HMMWV contracts and modifications to existing domestic and international contracts for vehicles and parts for Iraq, Afghanistan, Tunisia, Israel, Turkey, Kenya, Lebanon and the United States totaling $42,165,170.

13.10.2015 Visits - 1806
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Oshkosh Defense Unveils M-ATV 6×6 and Advanced Driver Assist Systems at AUSA

OSHKOSH, Wis. -- Oshkosh Defense, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation company, is unveiling the Oshkosh® MRAP All-Terrain Vehicle (M-ATV) 6×6 Technology Demonstrator, at AUSA in Washington, D.C. October 12-14, 2015. The M-ATV 6×6 Technology Demonstrator builds upon the protection and off-road mobility performance of the battle-proven M-ATVs, while providing more interior volume for up to 15 soldiers, as well as greater payload capacity and all-wheel steer for exceptional maneuverability.

13.10.2015 Visits - 1884
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Orbital ATK Awarded $16 Million to Develop Next Generation 120MM Tank Ammo

Dulles, Virginia -- Orbital ATK, a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, announced today that the company was awarded a $16 million contract with options for the first phase of development for the 120mm Advanced Multi-Purpose (AMP), XM1147 High Explosive Multi-Purpose with Tracer cartridge. This new tank ammunition will provide Abrams Main Battle Tank crews a multi-purpose round that replaces four existing rounds, giving greater mission flexibility and main-gun capability through a single munition for multiple engagement scenarios.

10.10.2015 Visits - 1858
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Hawkei to Be Built in Australia

The Australian Government will purchase 1100 locally built Hawkei protected vehicles and over 1000 trailers to strengthen our defence force.

05.10.2015 Visits - 1819

Textron Systems Awarded Contract to Provide an Additional 55 COMMANDO™ Select Armored Vehicles to Afghan National Army

NEW ORLEANS, LA -- Textron Systems Marine & Land Systems, a Textron Inc. business, announced today a $56.2 million firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Mich., to supply 55 additional COMMANDO™ Select four-wheeled armored vehicles to the Afghan National Army (ANA).

04.10.2015 Visits - 1811
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General Dynamics Awarded $358 Million for 150 M1A1 SA Abrams Tanks for Morocco

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. -- The U.S. Army TACOM Lifecycle Management Command awarded General Dynamics Land Systems a $358 million Foreign Military Sales (FMS) contract to refurbish and upgrade 150 M1A1 Abrams Main Battle Tanks to the M1A1 SA (situational awareness) configuration for sale to the Kingdom of Morocco. General Dynamics Land Systems is a business unit of General Dynamics.

01.10.2015 Visits - 2938
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