The US Air Force’s Advanced Battle Management System (ABMS) C2 system from Northrop Grumman will use cloud computing and new communications protocols. (Northrop Grumman)

Speaking across the Divide

While JADC2 heralds a paradigm shift in how the US armed forces and allied services share information, its implementation faces distinct challenges.  On paper, the...
Medium-Calibre-Ammo

Rheinmetall supplies 35mm ammunition to NATO customers – contract value around € 20 million

Rheinmetall has been contracted by several NATO customers to supply 35mm calibre ammunition. Deliveries will take place in 2023 and 2024 and the contract...
Eurofighter Halcón Ⓒ Airbus SAU 2022 Juanjo Sanz - Mango Producciones

Spain orders 20 Eurofighter jets under landmark contract to modernise its combat aircraft fleet

The NATO Eurofighter and Tornado Management Agency (NETMA) has signed a landmark contract for the acquisition of 20 latest generation Eurofighter jets. Known as...

What Can Your Wingman Do for You?

The push to develop ‘loyal wingmen’ is widening but still leaves questions over how much complexity/capability they should have verses their attritability. Today’s congested and...
New Zealand soldiers with SATCOM equipment

Tranches and Transceivers

New Zealand is overhauling her army’s communications and command and control systems as part of an ambitious modernisation initiative. The New Zealand Network Enabled Army...
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ECA Group and iXblue join forces and become Exail

Following the acquisition of iXblue by Group Gorgé end of September, ECA Group and iXblue announced that both companies will be operating under a...
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December Spectrum SitRep

Armada’s monthly round-up of all the latest electronic warfare news in the product, programme and operational domains. Hermod and Vulcan Arrive Concurrent Technologies has launched two...
Rheinmetall-MBDA-teaming

Rheinmetall Italia signs memorandum of understanding with MBDA Italia to cooperate in air defence

MBDA Italia and Rheinmetall Italia have signed a memorandum of understanding to explore possibilities for collaborating in the area of air defence including disruptive...
NZ LAV III 8x8 Wheeled Armoured Combat Vehicle

LAV III to Mechanize Chile’s Amphibious Force

The formal announcement by Chile’s Marine Corps of finalizing its acquisition of twenty-two NZ LAV III 8x8 Wheeled Armoured Combat Vehicles from the New...
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The 3rd Annual Future Soldier Technology USA Conference to take place in 2 weeks

SAE Media Group reports: Registration closes in less than two weeks for the Future Soldier Technology USA Conference, taking place in Arlington, VA, on...

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