NATO defence ministers approve new alliance commands

NATO defence ministers have approved plans to form two new alliance commands, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said today in Brussels.

BAE awarded $54m worth of contracts to modernise US Navy amphibious assault ship and...

BAE Systems has received two US Navy contracts totalling $54.8 million to modernise the amphibious assault ship USS America and the guided missile cruiser USS Cape St. George.

BAE selected by the US Army to develop Advanced precision guidance kits for artillery...

The US Army has awarded BAE Systems an $8 million contract to develop modernised precision-guidance kits.

Canada looks to second conversion to meet auxiliary needs

Canada is considering leasing and converting a second auxiliary tanker to help bridge the gap until its long overdue Joint Support Ship project comes into fruition. 

British firm QinetiQ emulates drone threat for Royal Canadian Navy

British firm QinetiQ has introduced a new service to the Royal Canadian Navy by emulating the threat posed to large naval vessels by small multi-rotor drones.

Defence giants team up to offer Type 26 Frigate to Canada

CAE, L3 Technologies, MDA and Ultra, along with BAE and Lockheed Martin have teamed up to offer the Type 26 Frigate to Canada.

Terror attack hits New York City

A vehicle has been driven into people in Lower Manhattan, New York City in what is being described as a terrorist attack.

USS Carl Vinson conducts F-35C flight operations as project advances

F-35C jets operated aboard the USS Carl Vinson as the aircraft carrier trained off the coast of Southern California.

Supercarrier USS Nimitz completes historic 200,000th catapult shot

The USS Nimitz successfully completed her 100,000th aircraft launch from Catapult Two last week, marking the second time, since the ship's commissioning in 1975, that that milestone has been achieved.

Canada lays out plans for $5bn order of 18 F/A-18E/F Super Hornet jets and...

The US government has agreed to a potential sale of 18 F/A-18E/F Super Hornet aircraft to Canada worth $5.23 billion, the State Department announced.



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