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The US Army is searching for a new combat vehicle to defeat the toughest adversaries — here are 3 leading possibilities

As the US Army pursues accelerated modernisation to meet the potential future demands of high-intensity warfighting against top adversaries like Russia and China, the service is searching for a new next-generation combat vehicle to replace the Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle produced by BAE Systems. The Next-Generation Combat Vehicle (NGCV) program […]
The US Army is searching for a new combat vehicle to defeat the toughest adversaries — here are 3 leading possibilities
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BAE Announces $4-Billion Military Jet Sale To Oman

[credit provider=”Adrian Dennis/AFP/File”] British defence giant BAE Systems announced on Friday a £2.5 billion ($4.1 billion, 3.1 billion-euro) deal to supply 12 Eurofighter Typhoon fighter aircraft and eight Hawk trainer jets to Oman.The deal, which will help sustain thousands of jobs in Britain, is the first major order since BAE […]
BAE Announces $4-Billion Military Jet Sale To Oman
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The Airbus Megamerger Faces Several Huge Obstacles

[credit provider=”WikiMedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:1er_vol_de_l%27_A380.jpg”] The possible merger of EADS, the parent company of European aerospace giant Airbus, and BAE systems, one of the world’s biggest defence contractors would create the world’s largest aerospace and defence group.  Their combined sales were $96 billion last year, compared to Boeing’s $76 billion. 
The Airbus Megamerger Faces Several Huge Obstacles