BAE Systems to Manufacture Vertical Launch Canisters for U.S. Navy Foreign Customers...

May 5, 2021 @ 09:42 AM

BAE Systems has won a $76 million contract modification to produce additional Vertical Launch System (VLS) canisters for the U.S

Lockheed Martin, Thales Australia to Develop LRASM-Surface Launch Variant

April 22, 2021 @ 05:12 PM

Lockheed Martin and Thales Australia today signed an agreement to develop booster and rocket motor technology for the Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) – Surface Launch (SL) variant. The companies said they finalized a teaming agreement advancing the delivery of an Australian guided weapons manufacturing capability in support of a sovereign...

IAI, Thales to offer "Ship-Killing" SEA SERPENT Missile for Royal Navy Type...

April 13, 2021 @ 09:36 AM

The UK Royal Navy's Type 23 frigates could be equipped with "ship-killing" SEA SERPENT missiles produced by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and Thales. "IAI & Thales UK have joined forces to offer SEA SERPENT the most advanced ship-launched anti-surface missile in the free world to equip the Royal Navy Type 23...

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 Range Chaff Rocket (LRCR) meeting Indian Navys qualitative requirements

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