Archive for November 1st, 2017

UTAP-22 accomplished manned/unmanned collaborative operations during exercise

Posted in Industry, UAV on November 1st, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Kratos says during a recent large scale military exercise, its UTAP-22 Mako Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) completed a multi-UAS demonstration mission.


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Indonesia buying one NASAMS air defense system

Posted in Air Defense, Industry on November 1st, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Kongsberg announced that it had received a contract to deliver one NASAMS air defense system to Indonesia.

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Brazil places order for RBS 70

Posted in Air Defense, Army on November 1st, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

The Brazilian Army has placed another order for Saab’s RBS 70 VSHORAD (Very Short Range Air Defence) system.

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Pakistan wants credit line from Turkey in order to set up T129 spare parts line

Posted in Industry on November 1st, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

A report by the Nation says Pakistan is negotiating with Turkey for a credit line of $1.5 billion so that the Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) can manufacture spare parts for the T129 combat helicopter.

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By MilborneOne (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0], via Wikimedia Commons