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03 March 2011 Military News

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  • DoD News: Contracts for March 03, 2011
  • AgustaWestland and BAE Systems Sign Agreeement for Mult-Purpose Test Bench in Australia BAE Systems 03 Mar 2011 -- AgustaWestland and BAE Systems have announced plans to establish a world-leading helicopter transmission test facility in Australia.
  • Boeing, Thales to Pursue Helicopter Aircrew Training Opportunity Boeing 03 Mar 2011 -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] subsidiary Boeing Defence Australia and Thales Australia signed a Memorandum of Understanding today at the 2011 Australian International Airshow to pursue Project Air 9000 Phase 7 – Helicopter Aircrew Training System (HATS) for the Australian Defence Force.
  • DCNS ramps up FREMM Aquitaine harbour acceptance tests ahead of its first sea going DCNS 03 Mar 2011 -- In accordance with the Programme schedule, DCNS is completing equipment integration and harbour acceptance tests on board the first-of-class FREMM multi-mission frigate Aquitaine. All major ship systems must be tested before the major milestone of the first sea going, scheduled next spring.
  • Pratt & Whitney to Deliver First JT8D-219 Engine for Re-engined Joint STARS Aircraft Pratt & Whitney 03 Mar 2011 -- Pratt & Whitney will deliver its first reconfigured JT8D-219 engine, to Northrop Grumman later this month as part of the U.S. Air Force’s re-engined E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Radar System (Joint STARS) aircraft program. This delivery comes on the heels of FAA certification of several modifications to the engine. Pratt & Whitney is a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company.
  • Full-speed ahead for MASS Rheinmetall Defence 03 Mar 2011 -- To protect their fleets from missile attacks, the navies of Peru, Finland and Germany have all ordered MASS, Rheinmetall’s "Multi Ammunition Softkill System", a state-of-the-art decoy system for protecting frigates, corvettes, minesweepers and patrol craft. In winning these three orders, MASS has once again outclassed its international rivals as well as gaining a foothold in the South American market. The three orders are worth a total of approximately €15.5 million.
  • Sikorsky Aircraft Signs MOU with Australian Searchlight Innovator Trakka Corp. Sikorsky 03 Mar 2011 -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Australian aviation searchlight innovator Trakka Corp., to jointly explore manufacturing opportunities in support of H-60 SEAHAWK and BLACK HAWK helicopters.
  • The Royal Australian Air Force presents the IAI-produced Heron UAV at Australia's Avalon 2011 Israel Aerospace Industries 03 Mar 2011 -- The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) is exhibiting an IAI-manufactured Heron unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) at the Avalon 2011 Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defense Exposition held from 1-6 March in Geelong, Victoria.

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