Turkey’s ATMACA To Be Test Fired From Ada-class Corvette This November

September 11, 2019 @ 09:58 AM

Turkeys indigenously-made ATMACA anti-ship missile will be test-fired from an Ada-class corvette in November this year. The event will mark the first time that the Atmaca is tested at sea

Advance Payments Done, India to Get S-400s By April 2021

September 9, 2019 @ 07:31 AM

New Delhi has made advance payments and will receive all five of the ordered S-400 Triumf air defense systems by April of 2021. The contract for the Russian systems was inked in October 2018 for $5

Turkey's Indigenous Bunker Busting Cruise Missile Completes Preliminary Tests

September 6, 2019 @ 11:07 AM

Turkeys indigenous, bunker busting, long-range cruise missile “SOM-B2” has completed preliminary testing, Turkish minister of industry and technology announced Thursday. "The first tests of the first Turkish SOM-B2 cruise missiles, which can be used against concrete fortifications, have been successfully carried out," Mustafa Varank, minister of industry and technology, ...

Turkey Deploys S-400 Systems in Ankara, as Training of Troops Begins

September 5, 2019 @ 12:36 PM

Turkey has deployed its new S-400 air and missile defense systems in its capital city of Ankara, nearly coinciding with the commencement of the training of Turkish personnel tasked with operating these Russian systems. On September 3, ImageSat International (ISI) released a set of images depicting the S-400s installed in the...

Raytheon to Provide Test Mission Support For USAF’s AMRAAM Missiles

September 5, 2019 @ 09:25 AM

Raytheon has won a $8.4 million modification contract for field team support services for US Air Forces Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missile (AMRAAM) development test mission support

If Denied US Patriot Missile System, Turkey to Buy Additional S-400s

September 3, 2019 @ 11:12 AM

Turkey may buy another batch of S-400 air defense systems from Russia if the United States (US) denies to sell its Patriot systems, Turkish Foreign Minister said. "We need more systems until we can produce our own

Russia Deploys Land-to-Ship Missile Systems In Kuril Islands Off Japan’s Hokkaido

September 3, 2019 @ 09:42 AM

Russia has deployed Bastion land-to-ship missile systems on two islands in the northern portion of the Kuril islands chain, off Japans Hokkaido, completing Russias defensive line stretching from the Kamchatka Peninsula to Hokkaido. The installed missile systems were moved from Kamchatka Peninsula to Paramushir and Matua islands in the chain

Turkey Considering Su-35, Su-57, EW Systems

August 29, 2019 @ 08:35 AM

Turkey is in talks with Russia on the possible purchase of Su-35, Su-57 electronic warfare systems and other defence systems. When asked whether Turkey was considering Russian-made fighter jets as an alternative to US-made aircraft, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reportedly said, "Why not? We did not come here to the MAKS aerospace show for nothing

Pakistan Test-fires Ghaznavi Ballistic Missile

August 29, 2019 @ 08:04 AM

Pakistan on Thursday test-fired the Ghaznavi ballistic missile, with the ability to deliver multiple types of warheads and a range of nearly 300km. “Pakistan successfully carried out night training launch of surface to surface ballistic missile Ghaznavi, capable of delivering multiple types of warheads upto 290 kms,” the Inter Services Public Relations wing of the Pakistan military

PAE Aviation and Technical Services to Test Air-to-Air Missiles of USAF F-15,...

August 27, 2019 @ 08:47 AM

PAE Aviation and Technical Services has won a $19 million modification contract to test air-to-air missiles of the United States Air Forces (USAFs) F-15, F-16, F-22 and F-35 jets. “The company has been awarded a $19

Turkey To Get Second Batch Of S-400s On Aug 27

August 26, 2019 @ 06:40 PM

Turkish Defense Minister on Monday announced that the country will receive second batch of Russian S-400 air defense systems on August 27. "The process of transporting and delivering the second battery of the S-400 to Turkey will begin tomorrow," Hulusi Akar, defense minister of Turkey, said in a live broadcast of NTV television channel

Russia Test Fires New Bulava Submarine-Based Advanced ICBM

August 26, 2019 @ 08:15 AM

Russia on Saturday test-fired its new Bulava solid-fueled advanced Intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) from Yury Dolgoruky submarine, from the Barents Sea, the Defense Ministry said in a statement. Moscow also launched Sineva ICBM from Tula submarine as part of combat training from the polar region of the Arctic Ocean