S.Korea Commences Mass Production of K2 Tank with Domestic Engine

January 25, 2022 @ 07:21 AM

South Korea has started mass production of K2 tanks powered by domestic engines. The Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) said in a recent

Russian Military Receives New Tanks, Mi-28NM and Ka-52 Helicopters

January 21, 2022 @ 07:09 AM

The Russian armed forces took delivery of BMP-3 infantry fighting vehicles, modernized T-72B3 tanks, Electronic Warfare systems, Mi-28NM Night Hunter and Ka-52 Alligator helicopters, as well as Su-30SM2 jets. The delivery of eight types of military equipment was undertaken on the occasion of the Single Day of Military Acceptance, Rostec said...

Saab Awarded Indian Contract for AT4 Single Shot Weapon

January 20, 2022 @ 10:39 AM

The Indian Armed Forces awarded Saab a contract for the delivery of AT4 anti-tank weapons. The Indian Armed Forces are a new customer for AT4

Rheinmetall Wins Bundeswehr’s Mortar Modernization and Ammunition Order

January 20, 2022 @ 06:47 AM

The German Bundeswehr has asked Rheinmetall to supply 120mm mortar ammunition and modernize its mortar systems for €27 million. Booked in 2021, the order represents gross volume of around €27 million in total, the company said in a release

Ukraine Receives British Anti-Tank Weapons Amid Tensions with Russia

January 18, 2022 @ 03:33 PM

The Ukrainian army is set to receive short-range anti-tank weapons and training to defend itself from any form of Russian invasion if it ever happens. Last week, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov angrily rejected U

Russian Military Receives Final Batch of BMP-3 IFVs

January 15, 2022 @ 10:38 AM

Kurganmashzavod of Rostec-owned High-Precision Complexes holding has delivered the final batch of BMP-3 infantry fighting vehicles under a two-year contract with the Russian Ministry of Defense. The new equipment will replenish the technical fleet of all military districts of Russia

DARPA to Test Autonomous Vehicles that Drive as Well as Humans

January 14, 2022 @ 01:01 PM

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) will soon start testing unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) on par with human-piloted vehicles being built under the Robotic Autonomy in Complex Environments with Resiliency (RACER) program. The DARPA RACER programs goal is to develop and demonstrate autonomy technologies that enable unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) to maneuver in unstructured off-road terrain at the limit of the vehicles mechanical systems and at, or beyond, human-driven speeds and efficiencies

France Buys Saab’s Barracuda Camouflage Systems

January 14, 2022 @ 06:13 AM

Saab announced Thursday it signed a framework contract for the supply of its Barracuda multispectral camouflage systems with the French Direction générale de l'armement (DGA). The contract includes the delivery of new camouflage systems as well as a system adaptation phase in cooperation with the defence procurement agency

Rheinmetall Bags German Police's Anti-riot Vehicle Contract

January 13, 2022 @ 01:34 PM

Rheinmetall will be equipping the German Federal Police and State-level public order police units with new special response vehicle, the ‘Survivor R.” In a statement Thursday, Rheinmetall said the procurement agency of Germanys Federal Interior Ministry contracted with the Düsseldorf-based technology group to supply a fleet of new all-terrain, protected multipurpose Survivor R special response vehicles, to be known as the “Sonderwagen 5”