Over the years, the avionics and armament
systems of 4th and 5th generation aircraft - from the A-10 to the F-22 - have received numerous upgrades, including Smart weapons technology and enhancements to legacy weapons.
The Small Arms, Gun and Missile Systems, and Non-Traditional Committees conduct an annual Joint Armaments
1), the basic function of defining and selecting new weapon-systems concepts for further development has remained at the core of armament
Air Force efforts to build partnerships through military-to-military contacts, operator-to-operator talks, security assistance, armaments
cooperation, technology transfer, and personnel exchange programs establish personal and institutional relationships.
The universal armament
interface exemplifies just such a transformation.
Under that plan, Jordan has substantially reduced expenditures on armaments
in order to create better economic conditions and to pay off foreign debts.
In 1987, he was appointed technical advisor for strategic, industrial and armaments
matters in the private office of defence minister Andre Giraud.
Using reliable, MIL-STD 1760-capable test equipment bridges the armament
test gap, ensuring higher levels of mission readiness and reduced sustainment costs for the US and other nations who operate the same aircraft," said Major General Steve Sargeant, USAF (Ret.
The Air Armament
Center develops, tests, acquires, and sustains integrated air armament
and provides expeditionary combat support.
is being awarded a $195,200,000 (maximum) indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract to provide for technical, engineering, and acquisition support for Headquarters, Air Armament
Center and other organizations at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla.
General Dynamics Armament
and Technical Products (GDATP), a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE:GD), has been awarded a contract by Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) for production of up to 82 A-50 20mm gun systems.
Deployed Test Solutions Bridge the Armament
Test Gap for 4th and 5th Generation Fighters
Under this contract, Armament
Technology will be responsible to provide optical sighting and ranging equipment to the Department of National Defense.
has awarded General Dynamics Armament
and Technical Products an $18 million contract to produce gun systems for the Phalanx Block 1B Close-In-Weapon System (CIWS) and the Centurion Land-Based Phalanx CIWS.
27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- General Dynamics Armament
and Technical Products recently was awarded two contracts by the U.