The SICRAL 2 satellite is ready for the April 15 launch
The SICRAL 15 satellite for military telecommunications will be put into orbit next April. The launch is scheduled for 2: 21 (Italian time) with an Arianespace carrier ...
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Shipowners and trade unions: humanitarian crisis in the Mediterranean out of control
The shipowning organizations ECSA (European Community Shipowners' Associations) and International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) together with the European Transport trade unions ...
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Finmeccanica-DRS Technologies: new contracts with the USA and Canada
The Canadian and US Armed Forces have chosen DRS Technologies systems. The company controlled by Finmeccanica has in fact won three new orders for the supply of ...
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Moretti appointed as president of the ASD
Mauro Moretti (left in the photo) is the new president of the European Association of Aerospace and Defense Industries (ASD). The appointment of the CEO ...
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Delivery of the first C-27J Spartan to the Peruvian Air Force
Institutional presence at the highest levels for the official delivery ceremony by Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi of the first C-27J Spartan tactical transport aircraft ...
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Finmeccanica: contract from 790 million with the MoD of the United Kingdom
Finmeccanica has been awarded a contract worth around 790 million (about 580 million pounds) for the provision of support services to the fleet of ...
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The shield of Star Wars is reality
"No! Try no! Do, or don't do! There is no try!". If the master Yoda saw the new technology patented by Boeing, he would comment on the new shield created by the giant ...
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The first Italian F-35
The first Italian F-35A Lightning II came out of the Cameri plant. It is the first internationally assembled aircraft and the first of eight aircraft to be ...
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The "SDB" plane bomb transformed into an artillery shell
Boeing and Saab would prove that the Small Diameter Bomb I, originally developed for use by aircraft ...
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Lockheed Martin: "Athena", the "anti martyrdom" laser tested
Lockheed Martin successfully disabled the engine of a small truck via a laser beam during a test on the ...
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Typhoon improves soil engagement skills
The Eurofighter consortium today released the details of the new contract worth 200 million euros ...
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e-GEOS will provide satellite maps for emergency management
e-GEOS, a company formed by Telespazio (80%) and the Italian Space Agency (20%), has been awarded a contract ...
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Finmeccanica: contract from 110 mln for 11 helicopters AgustaWestland
Significant success on the commercial market for the AgustaWestland family of new generation helicopters: ...
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Boeing signs a further contract to modernize the B-52s
The B-52 Stratofortress bomber was made during the Cold War, but its digital capabilities would be ...
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Upgrade the B-52 cargo hold
Boeing and US Air Force have realized the first prototype of a new launch system for the B-bomb bomber ...
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Alenia Aermacchi: contract with MoD Peru for two C-27J Spartan
Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi and the Ministry of Defense of Peru signed, on 31 December 2014, a ...
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Finmeccanica: year-end contracts in all business sectors
End of the year marked by new contracts for the Finmeccanica Group; in the last days of 2014 were signed ...
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First positive US Air Force test for the KC-46 tanker
Boeing and the US Air Force successfully completed the first flight of the test cycle for the KC-46 tanker yesterday. The plane ...
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Alenia Aermacchi: contract from 120 mln with the Defense for three M-346
Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi and the Directorate General of Aeronautical Armaments (ARMAEREO) signed today in Rome ...
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First release of a Storm Shadow from an Eurofighter Typhoon
Alenia Aermacchi, in close cooperation with its partners Eurofighter, has successfully conducted the first test of ...
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