Defence Industry

CMI Defence, partner of the US Army for the development of the future medium caliber system

At the beginning of 2016 CMI Defence was selected by, and in cooperation with, the U.S. Army Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center (ARDEC) for a Research and Development program focused on Medium Caliber Armament Systems. This effort is being undertaken within the framework of a ‘Cooperative Research and Development Agreement’ (CRADA) that will be concluded at the end of 2017. It involves the common conception of a new medium calibre armament system incorporating an existing product of the CMI Defence portfolio.

At the end of 2015, CMI Defence was selected by ARDEC to be its partner within the framework of the development of an un-manned medium calibre turret. The project officially began at the beginning of 2016 with CMI Defence’s selection. Delivery of the turret to ARDEC is scheduled for mid-2017.

CMI Defence already possesses a remarkable lead in the medium calibre weapons systems domain. The new turret will integrate the 30 mm XM813 gun with a linkless ammunition handling system. It is pl ...

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17.06.2016 Visits - 626
Future Technologies

CMI Defence introduces the world’s first UAV integration in a combat turret

CMI Defence is introducing at Eurosatory 2016 a new feature that extends the situational awareness and enhances the indirect firing capabilities of its turrets: the first Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) integration on a combat turret. This newly developed ability to communicate and interact with a dedicated mission-capable UAV is a world première. It is contributing to CMI Defence remaining at the forefront of the technological developments and of the growing needs for versatility on the part of highly mobile armies.


16.06.2016 Visits - 687
Exhibitions

BAE Systems will be displaying CTAI Cannon at Eurosatory for the first time

This follows the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) receiving its first cannon and the CTAI factory now ramping up to full production.


16.06.2016 Visits - 687
Exhibitions

Safran Electronics & Defense unveils new Sigma 30 range of artillery navigation and pointing systems

Safran Electronics & Defense is unveiling at Eurosatory 2016 its new range of Sigma 30 artillery inertial navigation and pointing systems, designed to meet armies' emerging needs.


16.06.2016 Visits - 599
Future Technologies

Rheinmetall’s new IFV, the Lynx

At Eurosatory 2016 Rheinmetall presented its new Lynx infantry fighting vehicle today to the international public for the first time. Agile, hard-hitting and highly protected, this state-of-the-art tracked armoured vehicle is destined to dominate the modern battlefield, lending itself to operations from peace enforcement to high-intensity combat.


15.06.2016 Visits - 789
Exhibitions

Centauro II: presenting the world premiere of the new generation armored vehicle

Eurosatory 2016 will give the Iveco–Oto Melara Consortium (CIO) the opportunity to display the latest and most innovative achievements in the field of armoured vehicles.


15.06.2016 Visits - 565
Exhibitions

CMI Defence presents the Cockerill® 3000 Series for the first time in Europe

At Eurosatory 2016 and for the first time in Europe, CMI Defence has the pleasure of presenting two variations of its latest up to the minute technological innovation: the modular Cockerill® 3000 Series in the form of the Cockerill® 3030 and Cockerill® 3105. 


14.06.2016 Visits - 570
Exhibitions

Thales launches Digipack, a ready-to-deploy solution connecting vehicles on the battlefield

At Eurosatory 2016, Thales announces the commercial launch of Digipack, a turnkey digitisation solution for protected vehicles, designed to provide combat forces with the information superiority they need.


14.06.2016 Visits - 478
Exhibitions

Leonardo-Finmeccanica presents advanced technology for land-based defence

Leonardo-Finmeccanica will attend the Eurosatory exhibition in Paris (June 13 to 17), a benchmark international event for ground-based defence and security technologies.


11.06.2016 Visits - 754
Exhibitions

Eurosatory 2016 – Nexter, KMW: Two brands under a single banner

Munich/Versailles -- At Eurosatory 2016, the world’s largest international land defence and security exhibition, Nexter and KMW will be showcasing their product ranges under the joint KNDS banner on just one stand.


11.06.2016 Visits - 644
Defence Industry

AT Communication is pleased to announce the launch of the AT SA Situational Awareness Terminal

AT Communication International is pleased to announce the launch of the AT SA Situational Awareness Terminal.


11.06.2016 Visits - 571
Robots

IAI Introduces RoBattle - a Combat Maneuvering & Support Ground Robot

Israel Aerospace industries (IAI) introduces the RoBattle - an unmanned, heavy duty, highly maneuverable combat and support robotic system, at Eurosatory 2016 (13-17 June, Paris, France). The system is designed to be integrated with tactical forces in mobile, dismounted operations and support a wide range of missions including intelligence, surveillance and armed reconnaissance; convoy protection, decoy, and ambush and attack.


10.06.2016 Visits - 2270
Exhibitions

Paramount Group Unveils New Generation 8x8 Infantry Combat Vehicle For Global Defence Market

Astana -- Paramount Group, the African-based global defence and aerospace company, today, unveiled a new generation 8x8 Infantry Combat Vehicle, representing the pinnacle of land system technologies which is designed to meet the world-wide demand for sophisticated, but affordable military equipment that provides unrivalled protection for land forces personnel, in an era of unprecedented asymmetrical threats and conflict.


03.06.2016 Visits - 1168
Exhibitions

Tiger sneaks into Europe

The Slovak capital, Bratislava, had hosted the 6th International Defence Exhibition Bratislava (IDEB 2016) from 10 to 12 May this year. The show was attended by 122 firms from 20 countries, including major European arms manufacturers.


03.06.2016 Visits - 976
Contracts

Thales signs new contract to provide CATHERINE thermal imaging cameras to India

Thales announces the award of a contract by BELTECH to provide CATHERINE thermal imaging cameras for India’s T90 battle tanks.


23.05.2016 Visits - 1725
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