Archive for the ‘Military Industry’ Category

Global Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Market Report 2013 – 2018: Israel and USA to be Maximum Revenue Generators

In today’s context Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) play an important role in varied missions such as military attacks, border surveillance, mapping, surveying, weather determination and regional law enforcements. This technology has grown at a rapid pace and production companies are emerging across the globe.

Lockheed Martin opening branch in Israël

Lockheed Martin is opening a technology center in Israel to help build a new center for Israeli military intelligence in the Negev. The U.S. aerospace defense giant established a joint venture with Israel’s Bynet Data Communications to build the Israeli Defense Forces’ center, known as Project 5/9. The contract is worth about $210 million, according to Israel’s […]

India To Tap Domestic Companies for Acoustic Artillery Locator Systems

After failing to buy sound ranging systems (SRS) from the global market, India’s Defence Ministry will send a fresh tender next month to domestic companies only.

Israeli Defense Minister: Future Conflicts Will be Decided by Technological Superiority

In the face of budget cuts across Israel’s Armed Forces, Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon said investments in technology are what will allow Israel to maintain a technological advantage over its enemies, according to Israel’s Ma’ariv daily.

Israel Will Be First International Customer To Fly Operational F-35 Units

Though late to sign on to the network of nations purchasing the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, Israel will be the first international customer to operate the fifth-generation fighter, Aviation Week’s David Eshel reports. “Israel will become the first non-U.S. operator of the F-35 in the world,” said Steve O’Bryan, Lockheed Martin’s vice president for F-35 program integration and […]

Israel receives first C-130J Super Hercules

MARIETTA, Ga. — Air Force officials and Lockheed Martin executives delivered the first C-130J  Super Hercules aircraft to the State of Israel during a ceremony at the manufacturer’s Marietta, Ga. production facility, June 26. This is the first of three C-130Js currently on order for the Israeli Air Force.

European Aerospace Industries Call For a European MALE Program

 Paris, Le Bourget: European aerospace industries and defense establishments are promoting pan-European collaboration in launching a collaborative development of Medium Altitude, Long Endurance (MALE) drone capability that will rely on the collective knowhow, skills and technologies of member countries. 

Philippines plans to tap Israel for missile launcher

 Amid rising tensions over territorial disputes with China in the West Philippine Sea, the government is planning to buy anti-aircraft guided missiles from Israel, reliable sources told the Manila Standard Friday.