Rafael's air defense system will compete in a SHORAD intercept test conducted by the US Army at the White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. The service is considering new systems for its military bases in Europe
The V-280 Valor is a third-generation tilt-rotor aircraft being developed by Bell Helicopter for the US Army’s Future Vertical Lift program. It is designed for a range of 2,100 nautical miles and will be capable of transporting up to 14 troops
The Israeli Ministry of Defense has concluded a deal with Lockheed Martin on the purchase of 17 additional aircraft, bringing the total to 50 aircraft. Defense Minister Lieberman said the jets are a "significant and strategic addition to the IAF"