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The second Core Stakeholders Workshop (CSW) of the Hypersonic Defence Programme (HYDEF) took place in Röthenbach, Germany, hosted by Diehl Defence. This event brought together representatives from Belgium, Germany, Poland, and Spain—four of the five HYDEF participating states—along with industrial partners, over two days of intensive meetings.

Diehl Defence hosts second workshop on HYDEF programme

  The workshop focused on consolidating specific customer requirements for the development of a hypersonic air defence system. The European HYDEF consortium aims to ensure that the system’s conceptual design addresses all national requirements, enabling it to efficiently counter both current and future aerial threats.     Highlights of the workshop included productive discussions, a …

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The first five French COBRA counter-battery radar systems have successfully received the latest positioner upgrades. This critical update took place at the 1st Artillery Regiment in Belfort, France, marking a pivotal moment for the collaborative defence initiative between Germany and France.

French Army receives five upgraded COBRA counter-battery radars

  The upgrade process was a collaborative effort involving the Organisation for Joint Armament Cooperation (OCCAR), the French defence procurement agency  (DGA), the French Army, the German Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw), the NATO Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA), Lockheed Martin, and ESG. This teamwork led to the retrofitting …

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