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Responsibility change in the Aircraft Division

Following the Board of Directors, Leonardo announces that Filippo Bagnato retires and leaves the position as Managing Director of the Aircraft Division the 31st of January, 2018.
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Leonardo wins the National Award for Innovation with an electric tail rotor for helicopters to reduce environmental impact

The National Award for Innovation, the most important prize for Italian innovation, was awarded to Leonardo during a ceremony held in the Chamber of Deputies, in the presence of the President of the Chamber, Laura Boldrini
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Happy Birthday COSMO-SkyMed #10: Italy celebrates the first 10 years of the record-breaking satellite constellation

COSMO-SkyMed is currently the only dual-use Earth observation constellation worldwide. Over its first ten years in operation, it has snapped more than 1 million radar scenes all over the world, monitoring the Earth 24 hours a day, under all weather and visibility conditions
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Leonardo at Expodefensa 2017: presenting leading integrated systems to meet Colombia's naval, air, land and cyber challenges

Leonardo will exhibit at Expodefensa 2017 (4-6 December, Corferias Exhibition Center, Bogotá) to present its comprehensive portfolio of products and systems for land, naval and air domains
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Leonardo's M-346FA (Fighter Attack) presented for the first time at the Dubai Airshow

Leonardo's M-346FA (Fighter Attack) makes its debut at the Dubai Airshow, one of the most important global defence and aerospace events
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ESSOR (European Secure SOftware defined Radio) programme continues into the development of Operational Capability 1 (OC1) to improve effectiveness of joint operations

The joint venture a4ESSOR (Alliance for ESSOR) has been awarded a contract by OCCAR (Organisation Conjointe de Coopération en matière d'ARmement) to start a new phase of the ESSOR (European Secure Software defined Radio) programme, called ESSOR Operational Capability 1 (OC1). Mr. Lino Laganà, President of a4ESSOR, and Mr. Arturo Alfonso-Meiriño, Director of OCCAR, signed the contract in Bonn on November 2nd.
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Leonardo to provide Information Management software for Royal Australian Navy Collins-class submarines

Leonardo has been awarded a contract by the Commonwealth of Australia's Department of Defence to deliver Information Management software to six Collins-class submarines operated by the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). The contract, called ‘Submarine Communication Information Exchange Management' (SCIEM), is part of Australia's Project SEA1439 Phase 5B2 upgrade programme.

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Leonardo establishes new site in Western Australia to deliver on major defence contracts

Leonardo continues to invest in Australia by opening a new site in Western Australia, through its subsidiary Selex ES Australia Pty Ltd.

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Leonardo chosen by the European Space Agency as cyber security partner for the Galileo navigation system

Today at the Cybertech Europe conference in Rome, Leonardo announced that the company has been chosen by the European Space Agency (ESA) to conduct a study into the management of data security for the Galileo European navigation satellite programme

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Leonardo's UK-based Space business to provide engineering consultancy to the European Space Agency under a five year framework contract

Leonardo is announcing a contract with the European Space Agency (ESA) ahead of participation at the Defence and Security Equipment International (DSEI) conference in London this week. The framework contract, signed by Leonardo's Luton-based Telespazio VEGA UK subsidiary and worth €11M per year for up to five years, will see the company provide subject matter experts to the ESA in support of their programmes and missions.
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