NATO Ready for Tomorrow’s Missions

M-346FA (Fighter Attack) to be equipped with GRIFO-346 radar

Fifth-Generation, Multi-Purpose, Multi-Platform Precision-Guided Missile

Missions of the Acquisition, Technology & Logistics Agency (ATLA)

Certification Scheduled for Completion Late June

Battle Management and Launch Control Capabilities Direct Engagement

Significant Delivery Milestone for Key Weapon Against Surface-to-Air Threats

Setting New Standards in the Transport Segment

Equipped with state-of-the-art equipment

Five-Year Contract to Support SPIRIT Service Life Extension Programme

"We believe that product is the right product for the competition"

Austrian Pilots Qualify in Air-to-Air Weapons and Tactics

Fifth-Generation, Multi-Purpose, Multi-Platform Precision-Guided Missile

Out of Production Since 1984 But Required for Foreseeable Future

Helicopter Will Expand Tactical Operations Envelope

Cannibalisation of PAMPAS IIs Under Consideration

Company Expects Market for Several Thousand Units

ViaSat announced on 22 May it has received an order from Boeing for its KOR-24A Small Tactical Terminals (STT) for the US Marine Corps (USMC) AV-8B HARRIER fleet as well as international customers. Contract value including all options is approximately $20 million.

The STT was competitively selected based on its capability, product maturity and proven reliability as the only small form factor Link 16 and Soldier Radio Waveform (SRW) compatible aviation terminal fielded in the world. It will enable USMC HARRIERs to better coordinate their activities with other US and allied aircraft, as well as with ground forces using both Link 16 and SRW networks, in order to more rapidly engage enemy targets with reduced risk of fratricide or collateral damage.

"Being selected by Boeing to provide the Link 16 radio for the AV-8B is another big milestone for us," Ken Peterman, President, Government Systems at ViaSat commented. "It is further evidence of the value of our STT product as well as our commercial approach to developing products to provide our warfighters with the capability they need to address their critical gaps with little or no investment necessary by the government customer. This order from Boeing for the HARRIER increases the quantities of STTs either in the field or on order to well over 1,200 units; and we anticipate a market with at least several thousand additional units to follow."

Tim Mahon


Airbus delivers an H145 to the Saxony-Anhalt police helicopter squadron

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