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Syrian Engineer Develops Robotic Sniper Rifle

October 12, 2018 @ 01:53 PM

A Syrian engineer has built a robotized machine gun that can detect a target and fire by itself. Using a Kalashnikov AK-47 rifle as the weapon, Hamzah Salam, an engineer from the village of Shreihi in Suwayda, southern Syria, has built a custom automatic rifle which he has dubbed as an...

After S-400, More Contracts On The Way: Rosoboronexport

October 5, 2018 @ 03:09 PM

Russian arms exporting agency, Rosoboronexport today said several contracts are in final stages of negotiations with India following the signing of the S-400 missile defence system deal today. “Rosoboronexport is ready to cooperate with India in any areas

Agreement Likely on Kalashnikov 103 Rifle Manufacture in India

October 5, 2018 @ 07:45 AM

An inter-governmental agreement (IGA) to explore the possibility of setting up a joint venture (JV) for manufacturing the latest Russian Kalashnikov AK-103 assault rifles in India could be a part of the slew of agreement expected to be signed during President Putins visit to India today. The AK103 is the third...

L3 To Produce Squad Aiming Laser Systems For USSOCOM

September 22, 2018 @ 11:29 AM

The US Navy has awarded a $48.5 million worth contract for the production of Squad Aiming Lasers (SAL), spare parts, and training in support of U

Colt to Supply 10,000 M4, M4A1 Carbine Rifles to Pakistan, Afghanistan, Morocco

September 21, 2018 @ 04:47 AM

Colt's Manufacturing Co. has won $57

New Zealand Defense Forces’ New Infantry Rifles Get Firing Pin Replacement

September 19, 2018 @ 02:20 PM

The New Zealand Defense Forces (NZDF) new 9040 infantry rifles have been replaced due to breakage after it was brought into service. The MARS-L rifle bought as part of a $59 million deal to replace Steyr rifles

FN Secures Light Machine Guns Contract for US Special Ops Command

September 3, 2018 @ 07:07 AM

FN America LLC has been awarded a $13,450,000 contract for the production of MK46 and MK48 light machine guns, spare parts and engineering services in support of United States Special Operations Command. Work will be performed in Columbia, South Carolina (85 percent); and Herstal, Belgium (15 percent), and is expected to be completed by August 2023, a US DoD announcement said Friday

Qatar to Buy Russian Kalashnikov Rifles, Anti-tank Missile Systems

July 22, 2018 @ 12:44 PM

Qatar has signed contracts with Russia to purchase Kalashnikov rifles, other small small arms and the Kornet anti-tank guided missile systems. "An agreement on military-technical cooperation was signed in October 2017

Russia’s National Guard Orders Kalashnikov’s SV-98 Sniper Rifles

July 11, 2018 @ 08:15 AM

Russias Kalashnikov Group will deliver 26 SV-98 7.62 mm bolt-action sniper rifles to the countrys National Guard (Rosgvardiya), TASS reports quoting the source from Russian industry as saying

Rheinmetall To Supply Laser Light Package To German Army

July 5, 2018 @ 02:41 PM

Germanys procurement authority, the Federal Office for Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-service Support, has awarded Rheinmetall a contract to supply a lightweight, assault rifle-mounted laser light package for the German Army. Worth around €5 million, the order encompasses the manufacture and delivery of 1,745 laser light package sets for the Bundeswehrs Special Forces Assault Rifle (“Sturmgewehr Spezialkräfte Bundeswehr, leicht”)

US Army to Use Non-lethal Pepper-based Handgun in Afghanistan

June 29, 2018 @ 12:24 PM

The US Army has spent $650,000 to procure new non-lethal Pepper-based handgun, ‘Variable Kinetic System (VKS) for its soldiers stationed in Afghanistan. VKS created by PeperBall Technologies is delivered in the same fashion as a paintball gun, The Army Times reported Thursday

US to Supply Machine Guns for Ukrainian NATO Standard Combat Modules

June 18, 2018 @ 09:52 AM

The US will supply machine guns to Ukraine as part of Memorandum of Cooperation to build a joint combat module according to NATO standards. Ukranian SpetsTechnoExport and Ukroboronprom signed a Memorandum of Cooperation with an American company on building a joint combat module according to NATO standards on June 14 at International exhibition Eurosatory 2018

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