European defence conglomerate Leonardo has announced the amalgamation of its UK operations into a new, single entity Leonardo MW Ltd.
Raytheon has announced the grant of U.S. Department of Defence approval for export of the Standard Missile-6 to several international customers.
Inertial navigation research is now receiving an important focus at Safran Electronics & Defence’s new R&D center, located in Eragny sur Oise, about 30 kilometers’ northwest of Paris. The new R&D center is the leading inertial navigation research facility in Europe and was inaugurated by Safran Electronics & Defence in October, 2016.
Saab has announced an order from an undisclosed customer for the Next Generation Light Anti-Tank Weapon (NLAW)anti-tank weapon system.
Deliveries are to be concluded in 2017.
Lockheed Martin has been awarded a US$1.45 Billion contract for production and delivery of Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) and PAC-3 Missile Segment Enhancement (PAC-3 MSE) interceptors that will be used by the U.S. military and allied forces for missile defence purposes.