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New Version Of Russian KAB-250 Guided Bomb To Complete Trails

October 19, 2015 @ 10:42 AM

Russia will be completing trails of its latest version of KAB-250 precision guided bomb. The guided bomb is a follow-on of KAB-500 PGM that appeared performing in Syria last month

Boeing Wins Tail Kit Contract From USAF For Nuclear Gravity Bombs

October 14, 2015 @ 09:16 AM

Boeing has won a $11.8 million contract from the US Air Force to manufacture tail kit assemblies for B61-12 nuclear gravity bombs

Nammo Wins Shoulder Launched Weapon Contract From US Marines

October 14, 2015 @ 07:15 AM

Nammo has won a $48 million contract from the US army single Manager for conventional Ammunition (SMCA) to provide shoulder launched Multi-purpose Assault Weapon (SMAW) Common Practice Rocket (CPR) ammunition to the US Marine Corps. This is the first delivery order against the 5 year contract which has potential for deliveries...

Saab Wins US Carl-Gustaf Ammunition Order

October 13, 2015 @ 03:17 PM

Saab has received an ammunition order from US Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) for the Carl-Gustaf man-portable weapon system. The order is a part of the contract announced in August 2014 for the 84-mm recoilless rifle system

Russia Readies Precision Guided Bomb For PAK-FA Stealth Fighter

October 9, 2015 @ 10:56 AM

In what is seen as Russias answer to the US Small Diameter Bomb, the countrys air force is testing the KAB-250 precision-guided bomb on board the Sukhoi Su-34 fighter. The Small Diameter Bomb is meant for the US F-22 and F-35 stealth fighters and the KAB-250 is designed to fit on...

German Small Arms, Ammunition Exports To Arab Region Increase 32 Folds

September 14, 2015 @ 02:41 PM

Although the overall German small weapons trade has decreased steadily falling by 42 per cent than previous year, the small arms and ammunition exports to Arab nations has increased 32 folds during the same period. With the German ammunition sales have been increasing, it is rather unclear about what the trend might represent

US Orders Shoulder-Launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon Rounds

September 11, 2015 @ 03:45 PM

Nammo has won a $97 million contract from US department of defense to produce and deliver Shoulder-Launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon rounds. The Assault Weapon rounds will consist of the 83mm high-explosive dual-purpose round (HX05), the 83mm common practice round (HX07), and 83mm novel explosive round (HA34), with respective inert cut-aways

India, Russia Discuss Smerch Rocket Ammo Manufacturing Deal

September 10, 2015 @ 12:29 PM

India is in discussion with Russia on manufacturing ammunition for Russian-made Smerch multiple rocket launchers in the country. "Talks are continuing, the Indian side is considering an appropriate form of cooperation, whether it will be a joint venture or co-production

BAE Systems Wins Contract to Manufacture MK 90 Propellant Grains For US

August 21, 2015 @ 12:58 PM

BAE systems has won a $50 million contract from the US army for continued production of MK 90 propellant grains. Production for this current contract will begin in 2016 and continue through 2017, the company announced Thursday

Rheinmetall To Supply Tank Ammunition To International Customer

August 11, 2015 @ 03:46 PM

Rheinmetall has won a 43.1 million contract from an international customer to supply tank ammunition

Meggitt To Supply Ammunition Handling Systems For British Army's Scout Vehicles

August 4, 2015 @ 11:19 AM

Meggitt Defense Systems has won a $42.1 million contract from Lockheed Martin to supply ammunition handling systems for Scout armored vehicles operated by the British army

Saudi Arabia To Get $500 Million Munitions To Fight Houthi And Al-Qaida

July 31, 2015 @ 11:30 AM

The US state department has approved $500 million sale of numerous ammunition types including a million High Explosive Dual Purpose rounds to Saudi Arabia. The list of items requested by Saudi Arabia include, 7