Ukraine’s Artem Wins $200M to Provide R-27 Missiles to Mystery Customer

July 28, 2021 @ 08:29 AM

Ukraines Artem Holding company reportedly won a $200 million contract from an unnamed customer to provide R-27 medium-range air-to-air missiles. “The company received an advance payment and began to fulfill the largest contract for the last 10-15 years for the supply of R-27 missiles worth more than $200 million,” Artem director...

LiG-Nex1 Developing Close-in Weapons System with AESA Radar for Warships

July 26, 2021 @ 04:10 PM

South Korean LiG-Nex1 is developing close-in weapons system (CIWS-II) whose AESA radar system will be derived from that of the KF-21 jet. The CIWS-II is being developed under a Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) project investing 20 billion won ($277

Northrop Grumman Breaks Ground for Hypersonic Weapons Production Facility

July 14, 2021 @ 09:32 AM

Northrop Grumman said today it has broken ground on a Hypersonics Center of Excellence to support the U.S

Turkey’s Roketsan Developing Anti-radiation Missile to Replace AGM-88 HARM

July 9, 2021 @ 06:29 PM

Turkish firm Roketsan has developed an anti-radar missile called "Akbaba" ("Vulture") to potentially replace the Raytheon-made AGM-88 HARM (high-speed anti-radar missile) for the indigenous TF-X fighter and other possible applications. These missiles will replace about one hundred AGM-88 HARM (high-speed anti-radar missile) with a range of 150 km) which are in...

Raytheon Secures $328M Missiles Deal

July 1, 2021 @ 08:18 AM

Raytheon Missile and Defense today won $328 million to provide missiles to the U.S

Northrop Grumman Receives $146 Million U.S.A.F. Order for Large Aircraft Countermeasures...

June 26, 2021 @ 07:06 AM

Northrop Grumman will install an upgraded Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasure (LAIRCM) system that includes the new Common Infrared Countermeasure (CIRCM) on aircraft and helicopters under a $146 million order from the U.S

Turkey Develops Precision Guidance Kit for Bombs

June 25, 2021 @ 04:29 AM

The Turkish defense industry took delivery of a batch of locally developed Precision Guidance Kit-82s (HGK-82) on June 25. The kits were handed over during a ceremony held at the Etimesgut 3rd Air Maintenance Factory in the capital, Ankara, Turkey's Daily Sabah reported Thursday

Rostec Subsidiary Develops Decoy Cartridge to Deceive Smart Missiles

June 24, 2021 @ 04:13 AM

Tekhnodinamika Holding, a subsidiary of Russias Rostec has developed a decoy cartridge to protect fighter jets from smart missiles. Identified as L376-2 ‘Yagel, the cartridge is fired in the direction of the aircrafts movement thereby confusing the missile at the last minute