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Leonardo's sales of artillery aiming systems are on-target with €50M exports in 2017

Leonardo has announced sales this year of over 150 units of its ‘Linaps' artillery pointing system and over 100 FIN 3120 Inertial Navigation Units (INU), worth together more than 50M Euros, signalling a sustained level of interest in the company's artillery airming systems.

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New technologies across competitiveness, sustainability among winning projects of 2017 Innovation Award

With the goal of investing in youth and research, rewarding the ideas and creativity of scholars and Leonardo employees, and an opportunity to highlight the promotion of STEM activities, Leonardo announces the 13th annual presentation of its Innovation Awards

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Leonardo to provide pre-flight simulation of radar threats for UK's new A400M

Leonardo has announced a contract, signed with the UK Ministry of Defence in September, to provide equipment that will simulate radar threats to the RAF's new A400M transport aircraft prior to take-off
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Leonardo and Hanwha Systems team in South Korea for avionics technologies

At a ceremony held during the 2017 edition of the Seoul ADEX exhibition, Leonardo has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Hanwha Systems, one of South Korea's leading aerospace systems manufacturers, to jointly provide avionics and mission systems for the Republic of Korea and other international customers.
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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-led team to demo ‘active armour' to protect British Army vehicles and their crews against current and future weapons

Leonardo has been selected by the UK Government's Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) to lead a team of UK companies in work that will help protect British Army vehicles against current and future weapons.
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Leonardo and Thales to demonstrate their next generation Threat Warner and Directed Infra-Red Counter Measure protection system with the UK Ministry of Defence

Leonardo and Thales are being contracted by the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD)'s Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) to demonstrate their world-leading Infra-Red (IR) protection system in trials in early 2018. The companies are currently engaged in development activities to bring together two of their most advanced products, Thales's ‘Elix-IR' Threat Warning System and Leonardo's ‘Miysis' Directed Infra-Red Counter-Measure (DIRCM) system. Together, the systems will offer an end-to-end protection system for military and civil platforms, ranging from small helicopters to large troop transports/VIP platforms, against threatening missiles.
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Leonardo Teams with Discovery Air Defence and Inzpire to Deliver a Solution for Air Support to Defence Operational Training Programme for the British Armed Forces

Leonardo has teamed with Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. ("DA Defence"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., and Inzpire Ltd. to develop and deliver a customer centered, low-risk, live air training solution for the UK Ministry of Defence's Air Support to Defence Operational Training ("ASDOT") programme.
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Bangladesh Navy to receive Leonardo's AESA surveillance radars for new Maritime Patrol Aircraft

Leonardo has signed a contract with RUAG Aviation, original equipment manufacturer and type certificate holder of the Dornier 228 aircraft, to provide its Seaspray 5000E Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radars for the two new production model Dornier 228 multirole aircraft, recently ordered by the Bangladesh Navy. The new aircraft will be used to help monitor and protect Bangladesh's 120,000 square kilometres of maritime territorial area and exclusive economic zone (EEZ). The radars will be delivered in 2018.

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New contract will see Leonardo continue to keep UK Typhoon jets protected from threats

Leonardo has welcomed a contract between NETMA and Eurofighter for a Defensive Aids Sub System (DASS) capability upgrade for the UK's Eurofighter Typhoon combat jets
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