"Transparency (canopy) supply shortages continue to be the main obstacle to achieving this. We are seeking additional sources to fix unserviceable canopies," Esper said in response to written questions from the Senate Armed Services Committee.
"We anticipate that adversary nations are unlikely to discriminate between U.S. military satellites and commercial satellites providing services to the U.S. Government, in the event of a conflict," Defense Secretary nominee Mark Esper told the Senate during his confirmation hearing.
Reducing global carbon emissions to net zero "is the only way to go," Shell's chief executive Ben van Beurden said earlier this month, in yet another reminder from a top executive that Big Oil needs to produce and sell more energy with low carbon intensity. Oil majors are investing in various alternative energy solutions in response to increased investor pressure to start thinking about reducing emissions instead of just growing profits. Some supermajors are investing in EV charging networks, others in research and development…
The Royal Netherlands Army received the first of four upgraded Patriot air defence systems on 13 July, the Dutch Ministry of Defence (MoD) has announced on its website. The system has received a major overhaul and modifications and its lifetime has been extended to 2040, the ministry said on 15
The Royal Netherlands Army received the first of four upgraded Patriot air defence systems on 13 July. (Dutch MoD)
A slew of Pentagon programme cuts could be on the horizon across the services if US Army Secretary Mark Esper takes the department's helm. During his 16 July Senate Armed Services Committee nomination hearing to become the next Secretary of Defence, Esper said he is committed to the National
ETL Systems and its subsidiary company, Atlantic Microwave, are working together to provide satellite equipment and RF components to the military market. The companies will be demonstrating satellite communication products and test equipment for the first time together at the Three Counties Defence and Security Expo on 17th July. ETL Systems designs and manufactures a range of RF equipment mainly used for operational satellite communications for a number of verticals, including the defence market. The RF components provided by Atlantic are predominantly deployed in test environments for a variety of satellite applications, such as radar ...