Rafael Develops Ground-Based Air Defense Variant of I-Derby ER Missile

February 26, 2021 @ 09:20 AM

Israels Rafael Advanced Defense Systems said today it completed the development of the ground-based Air Defense version of the I-Derby ER (Extended Range) air-to-air missile. During the test series concluded earlier this week in southern Israel, Rafael performed a ground launch to test the missiles command and control, navigation, and flight...

U.S. Air Force Orders 400 JASSM-ER, 137 LRASM Missiles

February 23, 2021 @ 05:47 AM

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India’s Advanced Light Helicopter Fires Helina, Dhruvastra Missile Systems

February 19, 2021 @ 08:30 AM

Indias indigenously developed Helina and Dhruvastra missiles were today launched from Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH). In a statement, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)

Israel’s Rafael Unveils Turbojet-Boosted SPICE 250 at Aero India

February 4, 2021 @ 07:33 AM

At the Aero India 2021 exhibition, Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. unveiled a new variant of its SPICE 250 air-to-surface munition, with the addition of an integrated turbojet engine

Israel’s Rafael Demos SPIKE LR Missiles to Slovenia

January 26, 2021 @ 05:37 AM

Israeli firm Rafael Defense Systems said it has demonstrated SPIKE LR missiles to Slovenia. “The Slovenian Armed Forces (SAF) successfully fired Rafael's SPIKE-LR missiles in a live demonstration for members of the Slovenian Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces,” the company

Pentagon Praises Russia for New START Compliance

January 22, 2021 @ 06:01 AM

The Pentagon is seeking a five-year extension of New START (Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty) and has lauded Russia for its efforts in respecting the norms. “Russia's compliance with the treaty has served our national security interests well, and Americans are much safer with New START intact and extended” John Kirby, Pentagon Press Secretary, said in a statement today

General Atomics to Manufacture Hypersonic Projectiles for U.S. Navy's Railgun Project

January 7, 2021 @ 06:37 PM

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) announced today that it has been awarded a contract modification from the U.S

SPEAR3 Missile for UK’s F-35 Jets Enters Demonstration Phase

January 6, 2021 @ 02:13 PM

The SEPAR3 air-to-ground missile will soon commence demonstration flights on the UKs Typhoon fighters for later integration on to the F-35 Jets. MBDA has received a contract valued at £550 million for production of the SPEAR missile system from the UK Ministry of Defence

Saudi Arabia to Buy 3,000 Precision-Guided Munitions

December 30, 2020 @ 05:51 AM

The Trump administration has agreed to sell 3,000 precision-guided bombs to Saudi Arabia, the Middle Easts biggest buyer of American weapons, for $290 million. A notification by Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) today said the sale will include Boeings GBU-39 SDB I munitions and related equipment to the “friendly country” that promotes “stability” in the Middle East

Israel’s Rafael Wins $200M Asian Deal for SPICE-2000 Bombs, Spike ATGMs

December 28, 2020 @ 05:19 AM

Israeli firm Rafael has said it won a

Indonesia may Equip Su-30, Su-27Aircraft with Ukrainian R-27 missiles

December 27, 2020 @ 12:41 PM

Indonesia could buy R-27 air-to-air missile from Ukraine to equip its Su-27 and Su-30 fighter jets. Ukraine is going to export aircraft missiles to Indonesia