The DDG 1000 Zumwalt-class destroyer program continues to progress, meeting key program milestones on the path to Initial Operational Capability (IOC). As the prime mission systems integrator for the DDG 1000 ship class, Raytheon provides the multi-mission, integrated combat system capability for the program. Raytheon's recent program milestones have advanced critical mission systems of the next-generation, multi-mission destroyer, from the radar and combat system, to onboard systems integration and crew training.
Friday, 1 August 2014
China is ready to host a joint anti-terror drill among Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) members in August, Chinese Ministry of National Defense said on Thursday. Geng Yansheng, Chinese Defense Ministry spokesman, told a regular news briefing that preparations for the drill, Peace Mission-2014, are almost complete.
|SCO's troops during joint anti-terror military drill "Peace Mission 2007" in Russia|
Thursday, 31 July 2014
International Exhibition of Weapons Systems and Military Equipment KADEX 2014, Astana, Kazakhstan. Live demonstration of Kazakh army with combat vehicles, armoured, fighter aircraft and helicopters.
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At DVD 2014 (Defence Vehicle Dynamics) exhibition in Millbrook, United Kingdom, Lockheed martin has presented the latest prototype of its JLTV (Joint Light Tactical Vehicle) in live demonstration. The Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) is a United States military (specifically U.S. Army, USSOCOM, and U.S. Marine Corps) program to replace the Humvee that is currently in service with a family of more survivable vehicles with greater payload.
Tsniitochmash presents Russian combat equipment for the individual war fighter at Eurosatory 2014, with public presentation, June 17, 2014 at 14.30, room 513. Central Scientific-Research Institute of Precise Mechanical Engineering (“TSNIITOCHMASH”) is worldwide famed for its developments in the field of armaments for the Russian Armed Forces.
Japanese defense industry will exhibit their latest innovations and technologies of military equipment at the Defense & Security Exhibition Eurosatory 2014, as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe eases curbs on the nation's weapons exports. Fourteen Japanese firms, including wartime Zero fighter maker Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd, will attend Eurosatory, many of them participating in the first Japanese pavilion.
SIBAT - the International Defense Cooperation Division of the Israel Ministry of Defense (IMOD) - is once again promoting global cooperation with Israeli defense companies, this time at Eurosatory 2014, to be held in Paris, June 16-20. Thirty (30) companies - a record number for Israel's National Pavilion, located in Hall 6, Stand E571 - will present advanced solutions to combat asymmetric warfare in urban areas, in response to the critical needs and developing trends among today's armed forces.
BAE Land Systems South Africa presents at Eurosatory 2014 its new Mine Protected Motorised Infantry Vehicle RG35 MIV based of its RG35 mine-protected vehicle family. The RG35 MIV provides the essential balance between firepower, survivability, mobility and cost for modern, conventional and asymmetric operations.
Boeing delivered on tuesday the first multiyear II configured CH-47F Chinook helicopter to the U.S. Army one month ahead of schedule. “This delivery is an example of teamwork and commitment to the troops in the field,” said Col. Rob Barrie, project manager, Cargo Helicopter Office, accepting the aircraft for the U.S. Army.
|Boeing's CH47F Chinook|