South Korea seeks Sidewinder and Maverick missiles from U.S.

00 Richard TomkinsFeb. 2 (UPI) — South Korea has won State Department approval for the possible purchase of Sidewinder and Maverick missiles from the United States. Source: Security Industry…

Spectrum Collaboration Challenge’s contenders selected

00 2/2/17 Communication Enable IntenseDebate Comments:  Enable IntenseDebate Comments Unveiled in March 2016, DARPA’s SpectrumCollaborationChallenge(SC2) has reached an early milestone by choosing thirty contenders for the first of the three-phase…

Raytheon contracted for Patriot missile support

00 Ryan MaassFeb. 2 (UPI) — Raytheon has received a $202 million foreign military sales contract to provide Patriot weapon system engineering services for several countries. Source: Security Industry…

Kazakhstan's defense ministry receives fourth Huey helicopter

00 Ryan MaassFeb. 1 (UPI) — Kazakhstan’s ministry of defense received its fourth Huey helicopter from the United States under the U.S. foreign military sales program. Source: Security Industry…

MEADS team submits updated proposal for Poland's Wilsa program

00 Ryan MaassFeb. 1 (UPI) — The Polish government received an updated offer for its medium-range air defense program from MEADS International. Source: Security Industry – UPI News

Army Reserve units getting CROWS gun turrets

00 Richard TomkinsFeb. 1 (UPI) — Manned gun turrets on some U.S. Army Reserve Humvees are being replaced with common remotely operated weapon stations, the U.S. Army reports. Source:…

Northrop Grumman, BAE Systems withdraw from T-X competition

00 Ryan MaassFeb. 1 (UPI) — Northrop Grumman and BAE Systems will not submit a proposal for the U.S. Air Force’s T-X Trainer program, the companies jointly announced. Source:…

Canada negotiating F/A-18 Super Hornet buy

00 Richard TomkinsFeb. 1 (UPI) — The Canadian government has reportedly started talks with the United States over the possible acquisition of as many as 18 F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter…

Lockheed Martin to perform additional THAAD development

00 Ryan MaassFeb. 1 (UPI) — Lockheed Martin received a $345.5 million contract modification to perform additional development services for Terminal High Altitude Area Defense elements. Source: Security Industry…

Boeing receives $983M contract for Air Force One engineering

00 Ryan MaassFeb. 1 (UPI) — Boeing Aerospace has received a $983 million order from the U.S. Air Force to perform engineering services for Air Force One and various other…