USAF F-35 Jet Launches B61-12 Nuclear Bomb from Internal Bay

December 1, 2020 @ 03:05 AM

A mock B61-12 nuclear bomb struck a ground target in the Nevada desert to successfully complete the first flight test with the US Air Forces F-35 fighter jet, demonstrating the bombs first release from an internal bomb bay at supersonic speeds. During the August 25 flight test, an F-35A flying at...

AVIBRAS to Partner Brazilian AF to Develop Brazil's First Cruise Missile

November 25, 2020 @ 06:20 AM

Brazils Avibras has partnered with the country's Air Force to develop a family of long-range cruise missiles which will be the first such effort for the South American country. The two parties signed a corresponding memorandum of understanding on November 23

US Delivers Missiles and Bombs to Philippines

November 24, 2020 @ 05:24 AM

Philippines received $18 million worth of weapons from the U.S

Europe’s Taurus May Develop Advanced Bunker Buster Missile with Seoul for KF-X...

November 21, 2020 @ 07:55 AM

Taurus Systems, a joint venture between MBDA and Saab, could collaborate with a South Korean company to develop a new air-based cruise missile with range of over 600km to arm the countrys indigenous KF-X and FA-50 combat jets. "We are developing Taurus K-2, which is smaller but has the same or...

Chinese J-11BS Jets Sport New Mystery Missile That Could be Armed on...

November 12, 2020 @ 07:12 AM

A video posted by Chinas Peoples Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) recently showed J-11BS fighter jets armed with a new type of missile, expected to be armed on J-16D jets in the future. The mystery missile could be an advanced anti-radiation missile such as the U

Turkey to Test home-made Air-to-air Missile from F-16 Jet in November

November 9, 2020 @ 12:28 PM

The Turkish Air force will test locally made air-to-air missiles, substitutes for the US-made AIM-120 AMRAAM later this month. Speaking at the SAHA EXPO Virtual Fair that opened today, Minister of Industry and Technology Mustafa Varank stated that it is expected that domestic air-to-air missiles (Gökdoğan and Bozdoğan) will be tested at the end of the month

Raytheon Awarded $239M for StormBreaker Smart Bomb Production

October 16, 2020 @ 07:09 AM

The Pentagon today awarded Raytheon a $239.113 million contract for StormBreaker (SDBII, GBU-53/B) production Lot 6

DRDO Aborts 800km Nirbhay Cruise Missile Test after Launch

October 12, 2020 @ 10:55 AM

Indias state-run Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) aborted 800km-range Nirbhay cruise missile minutes after its launch on Monday. “The missile was fired at 10

Latvia Installs New SPIKE Missiles Team Trainer for SPIKE LR2, SPIKE SR

October 12, 2020 @ 06:45 AM

Latvian National Armed Forces have completed the installation of a new Team Trainer for SPIKE Missiles. The new system will train Latvian forces to use Rafael Advanced Defense Systems SPIKE LR2 and SR missiles, procured from EuroSpike (a joint venture between Rafael, Diehl Defence, and Rheinmetall Electronics), Rafael said in a release Friday

Iran Unveils Air-to-Ground Rocket, 700 km Missile

September 28, 2020 @ 01:23 PM

Iran has unveiled two new weapons- an air-to-ground rocket and a 700 km missile- both of which look aimed at the export market. Iran has been supplying weapons to Syria and other countries in the Middle East and Africa for free