CASC Unveils CX-1 Supersonic Anti-Ship Cruise Missile At Zhuhai Airshow 2014

November 13, 2014 @ 09:36 AM

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) unveiled today the new CX-1 supersonic anti-ship cruise missile (ASCM) at the Zhuhai Airshow 2014. The missile has two variants; CX-1B that can be truck launched from land and the CX-1A designed to be surface launched from a vessel at sea

French MdCN Cruise Missile Set For Operational Deployment Next Year

October 30, 2014 @ 10:27 AM

French defense procurement agency, the Direction Générale de lArmement (DGA) successfully carried out the final qualification firing of the Missile de Croisière Naval (Naval cruise missile, MdCN)system on October 27, MBDA said in a statement. The cruise missile is set for operational deployment beginning next year...

U.S Coronado Live Fires Kongsberg Naval Strike Missile

September 24, 2014 @ 02:52 PM

The Littoral Combat Ship USS Coronado successfully live fired Kongsberg Naval Strike Missile (NSM) during missile testing operations off the coast of Southern California Tuesday. The missile was launched from the deck of Coronado and scored a direct hit on its intended target, a mobile ship target (MST)

Raytheon And Kongsberg To Field Long-Distance, Anti-Ship Missile

July 16, 2014 @ 07:56 AM

Raytheon and Kongsberg announced partnering to develop new, long-distance anti-ship missiles during the Farnborough International Airshow. The Joint Strike Missiles development is funded by the Norwegian government

LockHeed Awarded $2 Million Long Range Anti-Ship Missile Contract

July 3, 2014 @ 03:30 PM

Lockheed Martin won a $ 2 million contract for Long Range Anti-Ship Missile Accelerated Acquisition program for U.S

US approves Harpoon Missiles For India’s Shishumar Class Submarines

July 3, 2014 @ 08:38 AM

The Pentagon notified the US Congress to sell anti-ship Harpoon missiles to India at an estimated cost of $200 million. The Harpoon missile system will be employed on the Indian Navys Shishumar class submarine and will provide enhanced capabilities in defence of critical sea lines of communication

Raytheon Wins RAM Missile Production Contract

June 25, 2014 @ 03:50 PM

Raytheon Missile Systems is awarded a $73 contract for rolling airframe missile (RAM) guided-missile round pack requirements for the U.S

Australia To Acquire AIM 9X-2 Sidewinder Missiles Through FMS Sale

May 14, 2014 @ 02:15 PM

The US State Department has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale to Australia for AIM 9X-2 Sidewinder missiles and associated equipment worth $534 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale on May 13, 2014

Raytheon To Supply TOW Missiles Worth $750 Million To International Customer

April 24, 2014 @ 10:33 AM

An international customer signed an agreement with the U.S

DARPA Tests Anti-Ship Missile Prototype

September 9, 2013 @ 04:01 PM

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the Office of Naval Research (ONR) announced today that they are collaborating on the Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) program, which successfully launched its first prototype on August 27. Designed for both surface and air launch, LRASM seeks to develop an autonomous, precision-guided anti-ship standoff missile based on the successful Joint Air to Surface Standoff Missile Extended Range (JASSM-ER) system

Lockheed Martin Successfully Tested MK-41 Anti-Ship Missile

June 7, 2013 @ 08:19 AM

Lockheed Martin recently completed MK 41 Vertical Launch System (VLS) testing of a simulated Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM). Four consecutive tests verified that the simulated LRASM can break or "push through" the MK 41 canister's forward cover without causing damage to the composite structure, air data probe or coatings of the missile

France Approves Anti-Ship Missile Development Program With UK

May 7, 2013 @ 11:53 AM

French Minister of Defense Jean-Yves Le Drian on Tuesday said that his country will develop and build a new anti-ship missile with the UK. A move that will allow European missile maker MBDA to consolidate industrial capabilities