Aerospace & Defense News - Defense Africa / Middle East.


New York, Geneva (AirGuideBusiness - Aerospace & Defense News - Defense Africa / Middle East) Sun, Mar 2, 2014

More U.S. contractors called on to aid Iraq As the U.S. helps train Iraq's military to counter insurgents, contractors may soon play an ever-larger role in maintaining equipment, analyzing intelligence, providing security and performing other services. More than 5,000 contractors work in Iraq now and their presence could grow as the Iraqi government calls for help to fight Islamist militants. Tue, Feb 25, 2014

Middle East sales boost French arms exports Sales to the Middle East helped propel French arms exports up 30% in 2014 with Saudi Arabia, Singapore and Morocco making up the bulk of the deals. France recorded $8.6 billion in defense exports for the year. Tue, Feb 25, 2014

Israel considers drone subs, sees UAV exports climb Israel's Defense Ministry is pushing the nation's defense companies to develop drone submarines, a move that follows the...

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