Military



Leonardo opens facility in Western Australia

Leonardo has opened a new industrial facility in Western Australia through its in-country subsidiary Selex ES Australia Pty Ltd, it was announced on 3 October. The group said the new facility – located in…


RUAG Defence chief departs

Switzerland’s RUAG announced on 3 October that the head of RUAG Defence, Dr Markus Zoller, is to leave the company at the end of the month. A successor has yet to be appointed, with Andreas…


Luciad acquired by Sweden’s Hexagon

Belgian geospatial and software company Luciad was acquired by Sweden’s Hexagon, the two companies announced on 4 October. Luciad develops systems to help with the visualisation and analysis of geospatial information in real-time. The applications…


Argentina to buy Super Etendard Modernisé aircraft

Argentina’s Ministry of Defence gave final approval for the navy to buy five Dassault Super Etendard Modernisé combat aircraft from France, Argentine Minister of Defence Oscar Aguad confirmed on 2 October. The sale’s details were…