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Lockheed Wins Australia’s AEGIS Weapon System Modernization Contract

April 7, 2021 @ 05:41 AM

Lockheed Martin has won a contract valued $79.3 million to modernize AEGIS weapon systems operated by the U

Russia Demos New Remote-Controlled Combat Module on Armored Personnel Carrier

April 5, 2021 @ 10:49 AM

The Russian Military-Industrial Company (VPK) demonstrated a new remote-controlled combat module (DUBM) mounted on a BTR-82 armored personnel carrier to the Ministry of Defense. “The Deputy Minister of Defense demonstrated firing from a 30-mm automatic cannon and a 7

India’s DRDO Develops Tech to Protect Ships from Missile Attacks

April 5, 2021 @ 08:07 AM

Indias Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed an Advanced Chaff Technology to safeguard the naval ships against enemy missile attack. Defence Laboratory Jodhpur (DLJ), a DRDO laboratory, has indigenously developed three variants of this critical technology namely Short Range Chaff Rocket (SRCR), Medium Range Chaff Rocket (MRCR) and Long...

MBDA to Supply the Italian Navy with Teseo Mk2/E Anti-ship Missile

March 17, 2021 @ 06:20 PM

MBDA will provide the Italian Navy with the new Teseo Evolved Weapon System, the Teseo Mk2/E which will bring an improvement in capabilities over the previous anti-ship missile, OTOMAT. Teseo Mk2/E will engage both sea and land targets at very long range, with full mission control throughout the missile flight...

MBDA Receives First Contract for Albatros NG Air Defence System

March 4, 2021 @ 08:31 AM

MBDA has been awarded a first contract for Albatros NG, a brand new CAMM-ER based air defence system from an undisclosed international customer Albatros NG is a new generation Naval Based Air Defence (NBAD) system, based on the CAMM-ER, which is the extended range variant of the Common Anti-air Modular Missile (CAMM) family already delivered to customers around the world for both ground based and naval air defence. Under the terms of this recent order, Albatros NG will be in service in 2024

Egyptian Gowind Corvettes to get MBDA MICA NG Missiles

February 25, 2021 @ 06:06 AM

The Egyptian Navy became the first international customer for MBDA's Vertical Launch MICA missile following a deal to sell an unspecified number of missiles between the European MBDA and the Egyptian MoD. MBDA has been awarded a contract from the Egyptian Navy for the VL (vertical launch) MICA NG (New Generation) air defence system to equip its Gowind class corvettes, an MBDA release said

DRDO Tests VL-SRSAM Missile

February 23, 2021 @ 06:46 AM

Indias Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) conducted two successful launches of Vertical Launch Short Range Surface to Air Missile (VL-SRSAM). The launches were carried out Monday from a static vertical launcher from Integrated Test Range (ITR), Chandipur off the coast of Odisha

Final Production Batch of LRSAM for Indian Naval Ships Flagged Off

February 14, 2021 @ 06:54 PM

Final production batch of Long Range Surface to Air Missiles (LRSAM), jointly developed by Indias DRDO and IAI Israel, to equip ships of Indian Navy was flagged off today at the APJ Abdul Kalam Missile Complex, Hyderabad. This LRSAM Missile system can provide point and area defence against various aerial targets including fighter aircraft, subsonic & supersonic cruise missiles

Russia to Start Serial Delivery of Zircon Missiles in 2022

January 30, 2021 @ 06:53 AM

Serial deliveries of Russias Zircon (Tsirkon) hypersonic missiles will start next year. “The positive results allow us to proceed to the next stage of development - launching from underwater carriers, to complete state tests in 2021 and to start serial deliveries starting in 2022,” Deputy Defense Minister Alexei Krivoruchko said Friday

Rheinmetall, MBDA to Develop Laser Weapon for German Navy

January 28, 2021 @ 11:39 AM

Rheinmetall-MBDA consortium today won a contract to develop laser weapon demonstrator for the German Navy by the end of this year. In a statement, Rheinmetall said Germany's Federal Office for Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw) has awarded ARGE consortium a contract to fabricate, integrate and support testing of a laser weapon demonstrator in the maritime environment

N.Korea Unveils another New Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile

January 15, 2021 @ 09:36 AM

Just three months after showcasing a new submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM), North Korea displayed another one during a military parade held Thursday night. The parade was held at Kim Il-sung square in capital Pyongyang

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