29 Sep '15, 12am

Army Launches T700 Competition | Elbit Gets $70M Contract for Hermes 900 UAV | GSL Looking for Partner to Shar...

China could be constructing its first indigenous aircraft carrier, according to analysis released by Janes . The PLAN currently operates the Liaoning carrier , an ex-Ukrainian Navy Kuznetsov-class design. Satellite imagery appears to show a previously unknown hull under construction at the Dalian shipyard, where the Liaoning has previously undergone refits and maintenance work. US defense giants Boeing, Lockheed Martin and Textron have called on Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to simplify the Indian Defense Ministry’s acquisition process. The notoriously slow and unreliable nature of Indian defense procurement isn’t limited to US contractors, with negotiations over the sale of 36 Rafale fighters still underway despite a significant amount of political pressure to get a deal signed since the intergovernmental agreement in April . The Indian government’s offset and taxat...

Full article: http://www.defenseindustrydaily.com/army-launches-t700-co...

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JLENS Ramps Up Hard: Raytheon wins $1.3B Contra...

defenseindustrydaily.com 28 Sep '15, 12am

JLENS Concept (click to view full, fixed) Intelligence agencies and analysts believe that the threat of U.S. cities coming...