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Birdie for the Bundeswehr: Rheinmetall awarded €50 million order for infrared decoys

The Bundeswehr has awarded Rheinmetall a substantial order for decoy flares for protecting aircraft. The German military can now procure over 470,000 decoys from Rheinmetall’s tried-and-tested Birdie product line. Covering the period December 2023...
Bell 505 Military Trainer


By 2025, Bell is expected to deliver up to 40 Bell 505 aircraft to the Republic of Korea Armed ForcesBell Textron Inc, has completed the delivery of the first three Bell 505 helicopters...

Japan to continue key military procurement programs despite currency devaluation

Japan’s currency devaluation has added an extra layer of complexity to its planned defense budget over the coming years. Some fear that this may lead to reduced acquisition budgets and the cancellation or postponement...
Mistral missile

MBDA’s Mistral missile to arm Korean helicopters

MBDA has received a contract from Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) for the integration of the Mistral ATAM anti-air missile system on the Korean Marine Attack Helicopter (KMAH).Eric Béranger, CEO of MBDA said: “We are proud...
EDGE Expands Footprint

EDGE Expands Footprint In Eastern Europe By Signing Two Strategic Partnership Agreements In Bulgaria

EDGE will identify potential business opportunities to strengthen its presence in Eastern EuropeEDGE Group PJSC (EDGE), one of the world’s leading advanced technology and defence groups, today announced the signings of two separate partnership...

 Embraer Defense & Security holds C-390 Millennium Day in India

Embraer concluded its C-390 Millennium Day in New Delhi which brought together key private and public entities from the Indian aerospace and defence industry. The event provided insights on Embraer’s efforts to support India’s...

HENSOLDT increases order intake and profitability in the first half of 2023

 The HENSOLDT Group further strengthened its position as a leading company in the European defence industry with global reach during the first half of 2023. The company’s revenue in this period increased by 6.4%...
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RAFAEL Unveils Sky Sonic: Hypersonic Missile Interceptor

RAFAEL Advanced Defense Systems Ltd., a leading defense technology company, announced today that it has developed an advanced interceptor, named "Sky Sonic," as a groundbreaking defensive response to the growing threat of hypersonic missiles....
Attack develops quickly

HENSOLDT’s Kalaetron Attack develops quickly

 Sensor solution provider HENSOLDT is pushing ahead with the development of its "Kalaetron Attack" jamming system against air defence radars at full speed. Shortly after the system proved itself in ground and flight tests...
New Hensoldt Plant for completion in 2025.

New Hensoldt Plant for completion in 2025.

The sensor solutions provider HENSOLDT has broken ground for the construction of a new plant in Oberkochen. The new building is the HENSOLDT Group's response to the steadily growing demand for high-performance military equipment...