A400m software failed on first flight
The Airbus A400M military transport plane experienced a software glitch during its first test flight in December which led to one engine being deactivated, it has emerged.
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Oshkosh Corporation Receives Orders Valued at $325 Million for M-ATV Parts, Repair Kits
Oshkosh Corporation (NYSE:OSK) today announced its Defense division received two delivery orders valued at more than $325 million from the U.S. Army Tank- automotive and Armaments Command Life Cycle Management Command (TACOM LCMC) to supply spare parts and repair kits for the MRAP All-Terrain Vehicle (M-ATV).
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UK Defence Estates awards QinetiQ new contract to run MOD air weapons ranges
Defence Estates (DE) has awarded QinetiQ a contract to manage the Ministry of Defence's (MOD) air weapons training activity in the UK over the next three years.
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Libya Pursuing Big Russian Arms Deal
Libya is seeking to buy more than $2 billion worth of Russian arms including 20 fighter planes, the Interfax news agency reported Jan. 26, citing a military-diplomatic source.
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MoD staff leaked secret data online
Staff in the Ministry of Defence (MoD) have repeatedly leaked secret data onto Facebook, Twitter and internet forums. A Freedom of Information (FoI) request by Lewis PR revealed that MoD staff had leaked secret data 16 times in the last 18 months.
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