TEL AVIV, Israel, May 17 (UPI) -- mid growing concerns about security threats from Syria and Iran, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu has greatly reduced planned defense budget cuts.
WASHINGTON, May 17 (UPI) -- The U.S. Navy's newest attack submarine has successfully completed Alpha and Bravo sea trials and is moored at a shipyard.
WASHINGTON, May 17 (UPI) -- The Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense system, using a Standard 2 Block IB missile, has destroyed a separating ballistic missile over the Pacific.
CONCARNEU, France, May 17 (UPI) -- French naval shipbuilders Piriou and DCNS have started a joint venture to build government agency ships to civil standards.
SAN DIEGO, May 17 (UPI) -- The U.S. Navy has taken delivery of its first Mobile Landing Platform vessel for large-scale sea-to-shore logistics movement.
CHARLOTTE, N.C., May 17 (UPI) -- Babcock and Wilcox Nuclear Operations Group Inc. received a $366 million contract to procure nuclear reactor component materials for use in U.S. Navy vessels.
CANBERRA, Australia, May 17 (UPI) -- Australia's CEA Technologies has received a Request for Tender for development of a High Power Phased Array Radar concept demonstrator.
BANGALORE, India, May 17 (UPI) -- India has commissioned the navy's first squadron of 16 MiG-29K fighters to be operated from a forthcoming aircraft carrier.
WASHINGTON, May 16 (UPI) -- Two U.S. allies in the Middle East are seeking to purchase Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures Systems in deals worth $210 million.
REDONDO BEACH, Calif., May 16 (UPI) -- Successful end-to-end ground testing of a satellite communications system for U.S. B-2 bombers has been completed by Northrop Grumman.
MCLEAN, Va., May 16 (UPI) -- Science Applications International Corp. is joining the roster of companies involved in a program to protect U.S. infrastructure against cyber threats.
ARLINGTON, Va., May 16 (UPI) -- The U.S. Coast Guard has given a new contract to DRS Technologies Inc. to continue MRO work on its C-130 aircraft.
BALTIMORE, May 16 (UPI) -- Northrop Grumman is bannering the all-environment precision targeting capability that its Scalable Agile Beam Radar brings to F-16 fighters.
WASHINGTON, May 16 (UPI) -- The U.S. Navy's launch of a carrier-based unmanned aircraft opens new markets for defense industries as the catapult-driven flight is celebrated across the sector as a milestone event.
SAN DIEGO, May 16 (UPI) -- Robotics software company 5D Robotics Inc. has expanded its operations in California with new office and robotic research and development bay.