Helsing and Prime Minister Kaja Kallas announce Helsing Estonia at NATO Summit

Helsing and Prime Minister Kaja Kallas announce Helsing Estonia at NATO Summit

Helsing, the leading European AI defence company, announced the establishment of Helsing Estonia OÜ to enhance its operations and engagements within the Baltic region.

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Switzerland seeks to enhance air defence by joining European Sky Shield Initiative

Switzerland seeks to enhance air defence by joining European Sky Shield Initiative

Following the decision of the Switzerland’s Federal Council, Chief of Armament signed an application for membership addressed to the Chairperson of the European Sky Shield Initiative.

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Eurofighter Typhoon: the super fighter defending European skies

Eurofighter Typhoon: the super fighter defending European skies

Bridging current and future technologies is essential for defence and international stability. This is the aim of the Eurofighter programme.

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DECC to launch digital-first military banking and exclusive rewards for Europe-based defence community

DECC to launch digital-first military banking and exclusive rewards for Europe-based defence community

Defence Community Capital (DECC) is launching digital-first military banking for military personnel and their spouses/partners in Europe.

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German-Italian tank tie-up sets sights on global markets

German-Italian tank tie-up sets sights on global markets

The partnership between Leonardo and Rheinmetall will open up new overseas markets and pave the way for greater consolidation in Europe’s defence sector.

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Air

Croatia acquires additional eight UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters

Croatia acquires additional eight UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters

Croatia has officially purchased eight additional UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters built by Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company.

Quantum Systems deploys “Receptor AI” in Ukraine for the first time

Quantum Systems deploys “Receptor AI” in Ukraine for the first time

Quantum Systems confirmed for the first time the deployment of a previously unreleased AI sensor upgrade of the type “Receptor AI” in Ukraine.

NSPA awards multinational contract to RTX for laser guidance Paveway kits

NSPA awards multinational contract to RTX for laser guidance Paveway kits

NSPA awarded a multinational framework contract to RTX for Laser Guidance kits. This capability will enhance the precision and effectiveness of air missions across the Alliance.

Hanwha Aerospace starts production of laser air defence weapon system

Hanwha Aerospace starts production of laser air defence weapon system

  The contract, valued at KRW100 billion (USD72.5 million), will see the delivery of the ‘Laser Based Anti-Aircraft Weapon Block-I’ systems to the Republic of Korea (RoK) Armed Forces starting later in 2024. Developed since 2019 with an investment of KRW87.1 billion (approximately USD63 million), this advanced weapon system aims to enhance South Korea’s defence…

Land

Rheinmetall project in Lithuania secures special status for ensuring defence needs

Rheinmetall project in Lithuania secures special status for ensuring defence needs

With an investment of more than EUR 180 million, Rheinmetall’s new plant in Lithuania is expected to create at least 150 new jobs.

Teledyne: NATO country selects ThermoSight HISS-XLR weapon sights

Teledyne: NATO country selects ThermoSight HISS-XLR weapon sights

Teledyne FLIR Defense, part of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated, has received a USD 15 million contract for more than 150 of its ThermoSight HISS-XLR weapon sights.

Hanwha Aerospace signs contract to supply Romania with K9 and K10 artillery systems

Hanwha Aerospace signs contract to supply Romania with K9 and K10 artillery systems

Hanwha Aerospace signed a contract with Romania over the supply of 54 K9 Self-Propelled Howitzers (SPH) and 36 K10 Ammunition Resupply Vehicles (ARV).

Nammo to increase production of artillery ammunition and missiles

Nammo to increase production of artillery ammunition and missiles

Nammo has entered into an agreement with the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency, to significantly increase the production of artillery ammunition and missiles.

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Canada to expand naval fleet with 12 new conventional submarines

Canada to expand naval fleet with 12 new conventional submarines

In response to emerging security challenges in the Arctic, Canada has announced plans to expand its submarine fleet.

Exail to equip Royal Navy’s T31 Inspiration-class frigates

Exail to equip Royal Navy’s T31 Inspiration-class frigates

Exail will supply Marins inertial navigation systems (INS) for the Royal Navy’s T31 Inspiration-class general-purpose frigates.

Sweden bolsters coastal defence with mobile launchers of RBS15 Mk2 anti-ship missiles

Sweden bolsters coastal defence with mobile launchers of RBS15 Mk2 anti-ship missiles

The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) has delivered new mobile platforms equipped with Saab-made RBS15 Mk2 anti-ship missiles to the Swedish Armed Forces.

PGZ and Rohde & Schwarz sign contract for Poland’s Miecznik program

PGZ and Rohde & Schwarz sign contract for Poland’s Miecznik program

Rohde & Schwarz will deliver naval communications and radar and communications electronic support measures (RCESM) for the three Miecznik multi-role frigates.

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Helsing tests real-time AI capabilities in space

Helsing tests real-time AI capabilities in space

Helsing, the leading new defence company in Europe, today announced that it has successfully deployed advanced AI capabilities on YAM-6, a satellite node part of Loft Orbital space infrastructure.

BAE Systems to deliver modernized, secure communications to the Republic of Korea

BAE Systems to deliver modernized, secure communications to the Republic of Korea

BAE Systems received multiple contracts totaling USD 111 million to provide the Second-generation, Anti-jam, Tactical, Ultra-high Frequency Radio for NATO, or SATURN waveform, to the Republic of Korea.

Europe’s new Ariane 6 rocket powers into space [VIDEO]

Europe’s new Ariane 6 rocket powers into space [VIDEO]

Ariane 6 is the latest in Europe’s Ariane rocket series, taking over from Ariane 5, and featuring a modular and versatile design that can launch missions from low-Earth orbit and farther out into deep space.

Aerojet Rocketdyne: RS-25 engines are ready for Artemis IV

Aerojet Rocketdyne: RS-25 engines are ready for Artemis IV

Aerojet Rocketdyne has completed modernizing the four flight-proven RS-25 engines that will help power NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS) rocket on the Artemis IV mission.