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Cakra-Class KRI Cakra-401 Submarine Returns to Sea
Navy / Maritime Modernisation

Cakra-Class KRI Cakra-401 Submarine Returns to Sea

The KRI Cakra-401, a German-made Type 209/1300 Cakra-class diesel-electric attack submarine, has completed its overhaul for the Indonesian Navy

TB2 Drives Both Russians and Germans Furious
Bilateral Relations Unmanned Systems

TB2 Drives Both Russians and Germans Furious

In the Donbas region, Ukraine employed the TB2 UCAV for the first time to counter-attack pro-Russian “rebellions.”

Germany and Russia are Feuding over Nuclear Deterrence
Bilateral Relations Defence Politics

Germany and Russia are Feuding over Nuclear Deterrence

Tensions between Moscow and NATO have risen after the NATO defence ministers agreed on a new plan to defend against any potential Russian invasion.

Israel takes delivery of the last two Sa'ar 6 corvettes
Navy / Maritime

Israel takes delivery of the last two Sa'ar 6 corvettes

German Thyssenkrupp Marine Systems delivered the last two ships of the Sa'ar 6 class, INS Atzmaut and INS Nitzachon, to the Israeli Navy.

Egypt Receives 4th German Submarine
Navy / Maritime Bilateral Relations

Egypt Receives 4th German Submarine

Egypt celebrated the joining of a German Type 209/1400 submarine (S44) to Egyptian naval forces.

Germany and Norway to acquire Type 212CD Submarines from ThyssenKrupp Marine
Navy / Maritime

Germany and Norway to acquire Type 212CD Submarines from ThyssenKrupp Marine

Germany and Norway signed contracts with ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems to acquire six identical Type 212CD submarines worth approx €5,5 billion.

France, Germany, Spain reached an agreement on FCAS
Air

France, Germany, Spain reached an agreement on FCAS

France, Germany, and Spain decided on the division of tasks as they reached an agreement regarding Phase 1B of the FCAS development program.

Giant Merging on the naval industry?
Navy / Maritime

Giant Merging on the naval industry?

Fincantieri General Manager Fabio Gallia declined to comment on Friday about rumours interested in acquiring ThyssenKrupp Marine System (TKMS).

Captured the F-35 in the air, sold to Leonardo
Air Sensors

Captured the F-35 in the air, sold to Leonardo

German Hensoldt, the well-known company for catching two Stealth F-35s on the air, will be sold to Italian Leonardo.

Hoke Defended FCAS at the French Senate
Air

Hoke Defended FCAS at the French Senate

Dirk Hoke, CEO of Airbus Defence and Space, spoke at the French Senate today about the Future Combat Air System (FCAS).

Germany to invest in Maritime
Navy / Maritime Air

Germany to invest in Maritime

The State Department has decided to approve a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Germany of P-8A Aircraft and Associated Support, and related equipment, for an estimated cost of $1.77 billion. The Defence Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale today.

Milipol Qatar Begins in 11 Days
Land Navy / Maritime Logistics Bilateral Relations Modernisation

Milipol Qatar Begins in 11 Days

Milipol Qatar 2021, the 13th International Homeland Security and Civil Defence, will run at the DECC between 15-17 March.

Airbus reports full year 2020 results
Air Space Investment Modernisation

Airbus reports full year 2020 results

Airbus SE reported consolidated Full-Year (FY) 2020 financial results and provided guidance for 2021.

Atmaca will be in the inventory in 2021
Land Navy / Maritime Air Weapon / Missile Modernisation

Atmaca will be in the inventory in 2021

Prof. Dr Faruk Yiğit, Chairman of the Board and Murat İkinci, President & CEO of Roketsan, provided information about recent developments at Roketsan.