Archive for September 14th, 2009

Unmanned micro helicopters, a valuable help for air recognition


Two great U.S. corporations in the aerospace and defense industry, AAI Corporation and Honeywell, have teamed up for a project dedicated to production of UAV-type (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) micro helicopters, remotely controlled and capable of taking off and landing vertically, while carrying video equipment for surveillance and recognition. The T-Hawk system is made up of […]

New weapons for the Italian mission in Afghanistan


The Italian Ministry of Defense is in the process of making an agreement with Oto Melara industries for production and supply of radio controlled gun turrets, to be mounted on the Italian Army’s armored vehicles LMV (Light Multirole Vehicle) manufactured by Iveco. The LMVs deployed on the Afghan theatre, though extremely versatile and flexible, have […]