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Deals this week: Airbus Helicopters, iXblue, eMARINE Global
A consortium comprising Naval Group and Airbus Helicopters has been awarded a contract by the French Direction générale de l’armement (DGA) to develop the first demonstrator of a rotary-wing drone, which is intended for deployment on a French Navy warship.
FedBid to provide new acquisition marketplace to US Navy
Compusearch Software Systems' US-based unit FedBid has secured a new contract to deliver its latest acquisition marketplace to all contracting offices of the US Navy.
Russian Helicopters delivers Ka-27M helicopters to Russian Navy
Russian Helicopters has successfully completed the transfer of a batch of shipborne anti-submarine Ka-27M helicopters to the Russian Navy.
GE ships LM2500 marine gas turbine for US Navy destroyer DDG 125
General Electric's (GE) Marine Solutions has shipped its LM2500 marine gas turbine propulsion module to provide power to the US Navy's Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer, the future USS Jack H. Lucas (DDG 125).
eMARINE to maintain ASWTT centre simulator for Korean Navy
The Republic of Korea Navy (ROK Navy) has awarded a new contract to maritime information and communications technology provider eMARINE Global for the maintenance of the navy's anti-submarine war tactical training (ASWTT) simulator at Jinhae Naval Base.
Deals this week: Saab, BAE Systems, Boeing
Saab has secured a contract to develop and deliver new lightweight torpedoes, as well as provide training, documentation and support services for four Hamina-class fast attack craft operated by the Finnish Navy under the Squadron 2000 mid-life upgrade programme.
US Navy PAX tests P-8A Poseidon at Anechoic Chamber
US Navy's Patuxent River Naval Air Station (PAX) has carried out rapid testing and a mission readiness evaluation on the P-8A Poseidon military aircraft inside its Anechoic Chamber.
Japan requests $133.3m sale of SM-3 Block IIA missiles from US
The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a possible foreign military sale (FMS) of Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block IIA missiles to Japan.
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