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Defence Industry Bulletin: Summer Edition

This new issue of the online magazine is designed for professionals in the commercial security and Defence sector who want to read about the latest market intelligence and industry news. Subscribe Now!

DIB: INDIA’S NEW PLANS FOR BASIC AND INTERMEDIATE JET TRAINERS

India looks afar for jet trainers as doors open to foreign OEMs. Oliver Austin reports. Read the full article in the Defence Industry Bulletin. Subscribe Now!

DIB: NAVAL COMBATANT TENDERS FOR US & TURKEY

Turkey draws up RfP for Fast Attack Craft and ‘Science of learning’ investment proving sound result for U.S. Navy. Read the full articles now in the Defence Industry Bulletin. Subscribe Now!

DIB: AFGHANISTAN LAND VEHICLES ACQUISITION PLANS AV

Victor M.S. Barreira reports. Afghanistan inducts last MSFVs, seeks more. Read the full article in the Defence Industry Bulletin. Subscribe Now!

DIB: EUROSATORY & DVD 2014

We. present key findings from Eurosatory and offer insight into the UK’s latest armoured vehicle programme updates, as showcased in Milbrook. Read the full article in the Defence Industry Bulletin. Subscribe Now!

DIB BRIEFING ROOM: AUSTRIAN AIR CHIEF LAMBASTS EQUIPMENT GAPS

Brigadier General Karl Gruber, Chief of the Air Staff of the Austrian Armed Forces, lambasts the decision to restrict Austria’s defence budget despite an urgent need to modernise. Read the full article in the Defence Industry Bulletin. Subscribe Now!

DIB BRIEFING ROOM: JANKEL CHAIRMAN REVEALS SECRETS TO SUCCESS

Andrew Jankel, chairman of armoured vehicle specialist Jankel, talks to DIB about how the firm is surviving in the current climate and what he thinks the future holds. Read the full article in the Defence Industry Bulletin. Subscribe Now!

Top 10 biggest defence companies in the world

Who are the largest defence contractors? Where are they based? What are the key sectors they focus on? We have compiled a list of the top 10 biggest defence companies in the world based on the most recently available financial and corporate data.


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Shinzo Abe’s Cabinet announced recently that it approved the constitutional reinterpretation to allow Japan a “limited” right to collective self defence. The decision was taken to overturn a 67-year ban on allowing the Japanese Self-Defence Force to assist close allies should they come under attack following heightened tensions in the region. Full Article »

Exclusive interview with Commander of the French Army

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Exclusive interview with Commander of the French Army

In this exclusive interview, Lt Gen Bertrand Clément-Bollée, commander of the French Army, outlines the future direction of his armoured vehicle fleet. He also emphasises the importance of ensuring that any technical advancements be delivered only if there is tactical advantage while also underscoring the fact that any force structure must remain adaptable to meet all possible demands. Full Video »

ICS Cyber Security Live Hacking Exercise: Meet The Host

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ICS Cyber Security Live Hacking Exercise: Meet The Host

ICS Cyber Security will be hosting a two-day live hacking exercise specifically to enhance participants' knowledge of protecting industrial control systems within a real-time, realistic environment. This not-to-be-missed experience will be hosted by Matt Luallen, president and co-founder of CYBATI. In this 20 minute podcast interview, Matt introduces himself, along with the benefits of attending the exercise. He also explores his own hands-on perspective on the ICS domain as a whole and what the industry needs to know today for better protection tomorrow. Full Podcast »

An Overview of the Mortar Systems Market

Posted: 7/16/2014

An Overview of the Mortar Systems Market

The most commonly operated towed or hand-held indirect fire mortar calibres are 60mm, 81mm and 120mm, but others, such as 82mm and 107mm are also in use. There are over 100,000 towed/hand-held and self-propelled (SP) mortars in use worldwide. Of these, around 5,000 are SP systems. Asia-Pacific countries hold 34% of the world’s towed/hand-held mortars, while Europe has 17% and Russia & the CIS countries operate 16% (Russia 14% on its own). Europe dominates in SP mortars, with 67% of the world total. Full Sector Report »


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