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The Airborne ISR Market 2012-2022: Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Platforms | Aviation & Air Force News at DefenceTalk

The Airborne ISR Market 2012-2022: Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Platforms | Aviation & Air Force News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Superior airborne intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) has been, and will continue to be, critical to the success of military forces.
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Philippine Airlines to buy 54 Airbus jets

Philippine Airlines to buy 54 Airbus jets | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Flag-carrier Philippine Airlines signed a $7-billion deal on Tuesday to buy 54 Airbus jets as part of an ambitious plan to overhaul its fleet to meet higher demands for transporting passengers and cargo in Asia, the Middle East and Australia,...
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Innocon reveals Spider UAS for Indian contest

Innocon reveals Spider UAS for Indian contest | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Israeli manufacturer Innocon has unveiled its candidate for a requirement to supply a new class of unmanned air system to the Indian air force and navy.
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Marine Ospreys showcase new weapon system | Army & Land Forces News at DefenceTalk

Marine Ospreys showcase new weapon system | Army & Land Forces News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
The 24th Marine Expeditionary Unit has a new, unique weapon to add to its MV-22 Ospreys – capable of firing 3,000 rounds per minute.
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Taiwan to build six minehunters | Navy & Maritime Security News at DefenceTalk

Taiwan to build six minehunters | Navy & Maritime Security News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Taiwan plans to spend $1.2 billion on building six minehunters as part of efforts to negate China's ability to blockade the island in a future conflict, a...
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Hypersonic X-51A “Waverider” Fails Test Flight | Defense Update Portal

Hypersonic X-51A “Waverider” Fails Test Flight | Defense Update Portal | Military Tech | Scoop.it
A highly-publicized test flight of a United States Air Force (USAF) experimental aircraft ended in failure on 14 August.
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MoD Unveils Royal Navy’s Future Warships | Navy & Maritime Security News at DefenceTalk

MoD Unveils Royal Navy’s Future Warships | Navy & Maritime Security News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
The latest design of the Royal Navy’s next generation of warships has been unveiled today by the MoD.
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Sukhoi T-50 Stealth Fighter Completes Tanker Plug Trial | Aviation & Air Force News at DefenceTalk

Sukhoi T-50 Stealth Fighter Completes Tanker Plug Trial | Aviation & Air Force News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Russian fighter maker Sukhoi's T-50 fifth-generation stealth fighter has completed initial approach trials to a flight refueling aircraft, the company said on...
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Brazil’s defense industry booms | Defense & Security News at DefenceTalk

Brazil’s defense industry booms | Defense & Security News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Brazil's defense industry is booming, fueled by government incentives to modernize the country's armed forces and develop a robust, export-oriented military...
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Sweden Confirms Sale of Gripen to Switzerland | Aviation & Air Force News at DefenceTalk

Sweden Confirms Sale of Gripen to Switzerland | Aviation & Air Force News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
The sale of 22 Gripen fighter jets from Sweden to Switzerland was confirmed on Tuesday for a price of more than 3 billion Swiss francs ($3.1 billion).
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China developing new class of guided missile destroyer | Navy & Maritime Security News at DefenceTalk

China developing new class of guided missile destroyer | Navy & Maritime Security News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
The Chinese Navy is developing a brand new class of guided-missile destroyer, a new type of naval warship with upgraded air-defence missiles, anti-ship and...
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Boeing: 777X by end of decade

Boeing: 777X by end of decade | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Boeing Commercial CEO denies any slowdown in developing a new variant of its best-selling widebody.
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Boeing to set up F-15K MRO centre in S Korea

Boeing to set up F-15K MRO centre in S Korea | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Boeing will set up a maintenance, repair and overhaul centre in South Korea to support the nation's fleet of F-15K Slam Eagle fighters.
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Airbus Military Reconfirms A400M Production Output for 2013 | Aviation & Air Force News at DefenceTalk

Airbus Military Reconfirms A400M Production Output for 2013 | Aviation & Air Force News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Airbus Military has today reconfirmed that it will deliver the first four new generation A400M airlifters to customers in 2013 as planned, following the...
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Russia to create new ICBM by 2018 | Missiles & Bombs News at DefenceTalk

Russia to create new ICBM by 2018 | Missiles & Bombs News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Russia is due to create a new heavy intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) by 2018, Strategic Missile Forces commander Sergei Karakayev said on Monday.
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Nine killed as two Indian Mi-17s collide in mid-air

Nine killed as two Indian Mi-17s collide in mid-air | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Nine Indian military personnel were killed when two Mil Mi-17 transport helicopters operated by the Indian air force crashed after taking off from Jamnagar...
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Australia Buying Growler Modification from the United States | Defense Update Portal

Australia Buying Growler Modification from the United States | Defense Update Portal | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Australian Defense Minister Stephen Smith, accompanied by Minister of Defense for Materiel Jason Clare, made a joint statement on 23 August announcing that the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) would be modifying twelve of the service’s Boeing...
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Fifth Gen Fighter Aircraft to Be Unveiled In India by 2014 | Aviation & Air Force News at DefenceTalk

Fifth Gen Fighter Aircraft to Be Unveiled In India by 2014 | Aviation & Air Force News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
The initial version of a fighter plane, being jointly developed by India and Russia and tipped to be one of the most-advanced in the world, will be unveiled in...
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Inquiry urges female quotas in Australian military | News at DefenceTalk

Inquiry urges female quotas in Australian military | News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
A damning inquiry into the treatment of women in Australia's military on Wednesday recommended quotas to increase female representation and the establishment of...
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First Indian AEW&C Aircraft Lands in Bangalore | News at DefenceTalk

First Indian AEW&C Aircraft Lands in Bangalore | News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
The first fully modified aircraft for indigenous Airborne Early Warning and Control Systems landed on Indian soil at Centre for Airborne Systems (CABS),...
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F-35 Opens the Door to True Cooperation of Forces | Aviation & Air Force News at DefenceTalk

F-35 Opens the Door to True Cooperation of Forces | Aviation & Air Force News at DefenceTalk | Military Tech | Scoop.it
Since the 1950s, engineers worldwide have been trying to create the ideal airplane that possesses the ability to perform short takeoffs and vertical landings...
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Capacity crowd turns out to discuss $7 billion renewable energy contract request for proposals — Press Release | Defense Procurement News

Capacity crowd turns out to discuss $7 billion renewable energy contract request for proposals — Press Release | Defense Procurement News | Military Tech | Scoop.it
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army and Corps of Engineers (USACE) achieved a milestone Aug.
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