Serbia Exhibits Modernized Self-propelled Howitzer Nora At 'Partner-2017'

June 30, 2017 @ 02:32 PM

Serbia has exhibited various defense equipment, including the Aleksandar, a modernized version of the Serbian self-propelled howitzer Nora at the 8th International fair of arms and military equipment "Partner-2017" which would end Friday. The Aleksandar is equipped with a 155mm gun and has a range of up to 30 kilometers,

Canadian Sniper Shoots ISIS Miltant From 3.5 kilometers Using TAC-50 Rifle

June 23, 2017 @ 12:35 PM

A sniper in Canadian special forces has kill-shot an IS militant from 2.1 miles (3

US Donates 300 M4 Carbines, 100 Grenade Launchers To Philippines For Anti-Terror

June 5, 2017 @ 09:57 AM

The United States today donated 300 M4 carbines, 200 Glock 21 pistols, Four M134D Gatling-style machine guns and 100 M203 grenade launchers to strengthen counter-terrorism efforts of the Philippines Marine Corps (PMC). The latest batch is part of P7

Georgian Army Picks US-made M240 Machine Guns To Replace Kalashnikov Rifles

May 30, 2017 @ 09:35 AM

Georgia will replace its Kalashnikov machine guns with US-produced M240 machine guns, the press service of the Georgian Defense Ministry said in a statement Monday. According to the statement, the ministry will carry out the demonstration of new M240 machine guns during a ceremony celebrating the second anniversary since the opening...

India's Ordinance Factory Board Manufactures High Calibre Assault Rifle For Army

May 24, 2017 @ 12:12 PM

Indias Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) has developed a new 7.62 calibre assault rifle that operates on the rotating bolt model, same as the legendary AK-47

Malfunctioning Chinese-made Canon Killed 4 Indonesian Soldiers

May 19, 2017 @ 10:48 AM

Chinese-made anti-aircraft cannon malfunctioned and fired off shots randomly during a military exercise in Indonesias Tanjung Datuk on Wednesday. The accident, involving Giant Bow anti-aircraft cannon, occurred at the Air Defense Artillery 1/K compound during shooting practice held by an Indonesian Army quick response team (PPRC TNI AD)

Russia To Produce Penicillin Reconnaissance Systems From 2019

May 12, 2017 @ 02:32 PM

Russia's Ruselectronics Group will start to serially produce Penicillin advanced artillery reconnaissance systems, which are capable of detecting enemy artillery guns five seconds after a gun shot, from 2019. "The system is capable of detecting enemy artillery guns five seconds after a gun shot," Ruselectronics announced Thursday

Indian MoD Issues RFI For 600 Assault Rifles

May 6, 2017 @ 10:24 AM

The Indian Ministry of Defence(MoD), has issued a request for information (RFI) to procure 600 Rifles of 7.62mm bore with sights and accessories and 200 UBGL for Rifle 7

India's Punj Lloyd, Israel's IWI Inaugurate Small Arms Manufacturing Plant In India

May 5, 2017 @ 04:14 PM

Indias Punj Lloyd and its JV Partner Israel Weapon Industries (IWI), today has inaugurated the countrys first private-sector small arms manufacturing plant at Malanpur in Madhya Pradesh. The joint venture company, Punj Lloyd Raksha Systems (PLR) will be manufacturing small arms for the Indian Defence Forces and also for export, Israel Weapon Industries reported Thursday

US Army To Receive First Batch Of Sig Sauer MHS M17 Handguns

May 5, 2017 @ 10:01 AM

US Army's 101st Airborne Division will receive the first batch of SIG Sauer P320 semi-automatic pistol, replacing the Beretta M9. The P320 is aimed to eventually replace the Beretta M9 as the US Militarys standard service pistol, various local media reported Friday

Israel To Manufacture Tavor, Galil Assault Rifles In India

May 3, 2017 @ 11:28 AM

Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) has entered into a JV with Indias Punj Lloyd to manufacture Tavor 21 and Galil assault rifles under technology transfer arrangement. “We have established a plant to manufacture assault rifles, carbines, light machine guns and snipers in our plant

Rostec Likely To Launch Tank Ammo Production In Indonesia

April 24, 2017 @ 01:33 PM

Russian Rostecs subsidiary, Techmash is considering licensed production of ammunition in Indonesia. Techmash is currently considering the production of ammunition for heavy armored vehicles purchased in the Russian Federation, particularly of the 30 mm and 100 mm caliber artillery shells, Sergey Abramov, Industrial director of Rostec weapons cluster, commenting on the cluster strategy adopted in the beginning of April 2017 said