AUSTRALIA received seven more F-35A Lightning IIs at RAAF Base Williamtown, bringing total fleet operating at the base to 13.
NORTHROP GRUMMAN has $13m U.S. Air Force contract for Airborne Signals Intelligence Payload (ASIP) efforts.
GENERAL ATOMICS AERONAUTICAL SYSTEMS, INC. began MQ-9 maritime surveillance demonstration flights Dec. 10 for the Hellenic Air Force out of Larissa air base, Greece.
MD HELICOPTERS has completed delivery of 30 MD 530F Cayuse Warrior helicopters to the Afghan Air Force.
THALES ALENIA SPACE has 78m euro ($86m) European Space Agency contract to upgrade Europe’s EGNOS satellite navigation system.
SAAB will provide shoulder-launched disposable AT4 weapon system for Latvian Armed Forces; deliveries in 2021.
THALES ALENIA SPACE won bid to build Nilesat-301 geostationary communications satellite for Egyptian operator NILESAT, based on Spacebus 4000-B2 platform; launch in 2022.
NATO defense spending across European allies and Canada grew 4.6% in 2019, the fifth consecutive year of growth.
U.S. Space Command accepted the 10th BOEING Wideband Global Satcom satellite for operations on Nov. 19.
The U.S. Army awarded GENERAL ELECTRIC a $1.3 billion contract modification for T700 engine deliveries through 2024 for H-60 and AH-64 aircraft for the U.S. military, Foreign Military Sales and other government agencies.