Indo Defence 2016

By Joseph Roukoz As the seventh edition of Indonesia’s tri-service exposition and forum comes to a close, it can already be hailed as a great success. Well organised every two years by the Jakarta International Expo Kemayoran, it took place…

Medium Weight Tank from FNSS and PT Pindad

By Paolo Valpolini At Indo Defense 2016, which opened on 2 November at Jakarta, Indonesia, FNSS of Turkey and PT Pindad of Indonesia unveiled their Modern Medium Weight Tank (MMWT) project. The programme was initiated in 2014 by the two…

Thales is digitalising its customers’ critical communications

Thales is launching its consultation offer for infrastructure networks, the heart of telecommunications networks, to states and companies (intervention forces, industrial organisations and Essential Operators in France). In a fast-changing technology environment, Thales assists its customers by ensuring the performance,…

Nexter’s artillery range on display at Indodefence 2016

Jakarta, 31 October 2016 – With its centuries-long experience in the artillery field and historic partnership with the Indonesian armed forces, Nexter is proud to be presenting its range of artillery systems in Jakarta at the Indodefence exhibition from 2…

Future Forces International Exhibition 2016: news from Prague

Over 20 NATO working groups and expert teams took part in the working group sessions, while six events took place on Thursday and Friday: Word CBRN and Medical Congress, Geospatial Hydrometeorological and GNSS Workshop, Future Soldier Systems Conference, Military Advanced…

Euronaval 2016

By David Oliver At Euronaval 2016, French companies made a series of important announcements about future naval programmes and new products. DCNS: Herve Guillou, chairman and CEO of the leading French shipbuilder, DCNS, summarised the companies recent successes and future…