Platforms Platforms

  • Kaiman recon vehicle enters Belarusian service

    The Kaiman (Cayman) armoured reconnaissance vehicle has entered service with Belarusian armed forces, a source in the company told Jane's at the MILEX 2017 defence show, held in Minsk from 20-22 May. "The Kaiman is a new vehicle. It has successfully passed state trials and the military has

Weapons Weapons

C4iSR & Missions Systems C4iSR & Missions Systems

CBRNE & EOD Defence CBRNE & EOD Defence

  • ECA examines unmanned teaming, RC mine clearance

    France's ECA Group is working on teaming concepts of operation (CONOPS) for its IT180 series of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and Iguana E unmanned ground vehicle (UGV); the company is also developing a remote-control (RC) system to enable stand-off mine clearance. One teaming concept aims to

Country Risk Country Risk

Military Capabilities Military Capabilities

  • China holds first joint exercise with Myanmar Navy

    China's People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) has conducted its first exercise with the Myanmar Navy (MN): an important milestone in the projection of Chinese naval power into the Bay of Bengal and the Indian Ocean Region (IOR). The exercise, which involved PLAN guided-missile destroyer Changchun ,

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Terrorism & Insurgency Terrorism & Insurgency

Industry Industry

  • US Navy awards Boeing USD238 million for F/A-18 work

    The US Navy on 5 May awarded Boeing a USD238 million contract extension to upgrade F/A-18 Hornet and Super Hornet fighter aircraft, according to a Boeing statement. The work at Boeing's Cecil Field facility in Florida will include high flight-hour inspections, periodic maintenance inspections,