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Kalashnikov's AK-12, AK-15 Field Tests To End In July

April 24, 2017 @ 11:23 AM

Russia's Kalashnikov Concern will conclude field tests of fifth-generation AK-12 and AK-15 assault rifles by end of June. "Military trials of AK-12 and AK-15 will be completed in the second quarter of 2017," Abramov, head of Rostec's armaments cluster, was quoted as saying by

India, South Korea Sign Agreement To Develop Artillery Guns

April 22, 2017 @ 10:55 AM

India has signed inter-Governmental Agreement (IGA) with South Korea to develop artillery guns for Indian Army. Besides, both the countries have signed agreement to collaborate in shipbuilding

L&T, S. Korean Firm Sign Contract To Deliver Self-Propelled Guns To Indian...

April 21, 2017 @ 04:40 PM

Larsen & Toubro has signed a contract with South Korea's Hanwha Techwin (HTW) for the supply of self-propelled guns for the Indian army. Larsen & Toubro and Hanwha Techwin signed a contract for execution of the 155mm / 52 calibre tracked self-propelled gun program for the Indian army

Iranian Army Unveil Military Vehicle, Sniper Rifle

April 17, 2017 @ 08:44 AM

Irans Army Ground Force on Sunday showcased its recent technological achievements, including home-grown Heidar-6 tactical military vehicle and sniper rifle. In a ceremony held in Tehran two days ahead of the National Army Day, Heidar-6 tactical military vehicle, equipped with a 73mm gun was unveiled

Next Generation Sniper Rifle To Be Produced Soon For Russian Military

April 13, 2017 @ 11:22 AM

Russia has plans to equip its military sharpshooters with sniper rifle soon, the director of the Central Research Institute for Precision Machine Building (TsNIITochMash), Dmitry Semizorov said. "By 2020 we are going to make sure that all our machine tools are ready to turn out a 100-percent Russian-made rifle,” Semizorov was...

India, Russia Likely To Co-produce Kalashnikov AK-100 Rifles This Year

March 15, 2017 @ 11:57 AM

Russian Kalashnikov, which claims to have found a partner in India, is likely to sign agreement this year to launch co-production of AK-100 assault rifles. “The way I see it, we have already identified a partner that looks interested and is capable of doing that

Rheinmetall To Supply Ammunition For F-35 Fighter Jet

March 6, 2017 @ 01:33 PM

Rheinmetall has won a US$6.5 million (6

India To Replace INSAS Assault Rifles With Imported Weapons

March 6, 2017 @ 10:43 AM

India will replace its home-made INSAS rifles from the army with an imported assault rifle and later manufactured in the country. The Indian Small Arms System (INSAS) is likely to be replaced with assault rifles of higher caliber (7

Five N Korean Officials Executed With Anti-Aircraft Guns

February 27, 2017 @ 11:39 AM

Five North Korean official were executed with a burst of anti-aircraft guns in the capital Pyongyang last week for providing false information to their leader Kim Jong Un. The South Korea's National Intelligence Service (NIS) said in a private briefing to lawmakers, while Malaysia is investigates the poisoning death of Kim's estranged elder half brother, Kim Jong Nam

Indian Army to Receive 2 BAE Systems’ M777 ULH howitzer Guns In

February 25, 2017 @ 11:41 AM

BAE Systems will be supplying two out of 145 M777 155mm/39-calibre ultra lightweight howitzer (ULH) guns in June, for Indian army to carry out tests with the countrys ammunition. “This is routine procedure, so that the army can prepare its ‘range tables

IDEX 2017: Abu Dhabi Based Caracal Unveils Home-made Assault Rifle

February 22, 2017 @ 09:21 AM

Abu Dhabi-based Caracal, a small arms manufacturer has unveiled Sultan, a 5.56mm calibre assault rifle at IDEX 2017

Ukraine To Replace Russian Origin Kalashnikov With American M16 Assault Rifle

February 10, 2017 @ 01:43 PM

Ukraine will manufacture a new assault rifle, WAC-47 based on the M16 as a result of the Memorandum of Cooperation between UOP SE “Ukroboronservis” and the American company, Aeroscraft. The assault rifle is to become the new firearm standard of the Ukrainian forces compatible with NATO standards

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