Aerospace & Defense News - Defense Africa / Middle East.


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Africa sees boom in foreign defense firms East and southern Africa is seeing a rush by foreign defense firms eager to launch new plants and tap Africa's growing market for force modernization and defense against terrorism and other threats. Over the next 10 years, African governments are projected to forge defense deals worth $20 billion. Fri, Apr 18, 2014

Afghanistan pullout spurs 11% DoD contract drop The pullout from Afghanistan and sequester-related cuts reduced Pentagon contracts 11% last month, and experts say there's no sign that trend will change soon. "It's not just that the defense budget is flat," said Loren Thompson, a defense industry consultant and an analyst with the Lexington Institute, an...

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