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Bharat Electronics Receives INR9200 Crore ($1.8Billion) Order for Naval LRSAM

September 5, 2018 @ 11:06 AM

Indias Bharat Electronics today announced an INR9,200 crore (US$1.8Billion) order for the supply of seven Long Range Surface-to-Air Missile (LRSAM) systems has pushed the order book of the company beyond ₹50,000 crore for the first time

Air-launched Brahmos Cruise Missile to be tested against land target

April 11, 2018 @ 10:24 AM

Indias Brahmos missile, launched from a Su-30MKI fighter jet will be tested against a land target in the coming 2-3 months. The missile was earlier tested against a sea target in November 2017

Raytheon to Transition Standard Missile-3 Block IIA Program into Production

October 31, 2017 @ 06:02 AM

Raytheon Missile Systems is being awarded a $59.7 million contract modification to previously awarded contract to allow RMS to provide engineering services, analysis, and material necessary to transition the Standard Missile-3 Block IIA program into production

Barak-8 Missile System a ‘Cash Cow’ For Israeli Aerospace Industries: IAI CEO...

October 23, 2017 @ 12:29 PM

Israeli Aerospace Industries (IAI) expects new orders from India and several other customers for the Barak-8 missile system, considered the single most valuable defence export from Israel. With a US$2

Raytheon Receives US$652 Million Contract For Standard Missile-2 Used In AEGIS

June 17, 2017 @ 04:18 AM

Raytheon has received a $652-million contract to equip the US Navy and allied navies with the Standard Missile-2 used in the AEGIS missile defense system, the US Department of Defense announced yesterday. "Raytheon Missile Systems is being awarded a $617,633,351 fixed-price-incentive firm, firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for procurement of fiscal 2017...

Boeing Wins US Contract To supply Harpoon missiles To India

September 24, 2016 @ 10:47 AM

Boeing has been awarded $81 million contract by US States department to provide all-weather, over-the-horizon, Harpoon anti-ship missiles to India. The missiles are expected to be ready in June 2018

US Approves Twenty Submarine Launched Harpoon Missiles To Egypt For $143 Million

May 16, 2016 @ 03:59 PM

The US State Department has approved sale of Twenty UGM-84L Harpoon Block II Encapsulated Missiles and two Encapsulated Harpoon Certification Training Vehicles (EHCTV) to Egypt for $143 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale on May 11, 2016

Brahmos Missile Test Validates Indian Destroyer INS Kochi’s Systems

November 1, 2015 @ 07:42 PM

The Brahmos cruise missile was successfully tested from Indian Navys newest stealth destroyer INS Kochi. The second of Project 15A “Kolkata-class” guided missile destroyer test fired the missile as part of an acceptance test during a naval drill being conducted on off Indias west coast

Barak Missile Project to Help Intensify India-Israel Defence Tech Partnership

August 24, 2015 @ 01:59 PM

India and Israel look to expanding technology partnership in defence products following the lead provided by the ship-launched Barak missile which the two countries are developing together. Israeli Navy Chief Vice-Admiral Ram Rutberg today held talks with top Indian defence officials in the Indian capital as the two countries look at deepening bilateral defence ties

IS Militants Claim Missile Attack On Egyptian Navy Vessel

July 17, 2015 @ 01:19 PM

IS militants in Sinai claim that they have carried out a missile attack on an Egyptian naval vessel in the Mediterranean Sea on Thursday. The militants said that they destroyed the naval ship with a guided missile

France Fires Naval Cruise Missile From Aquitaine Frigate

May 26, 2015 @ 11:02 AM

The French ministry of defense announced today that the frigate Aquitaine has successfully fired its first naval cruise missile on May 19. Aquitaine is the first unit in the multi-mission frigate program (FREMM)

Iran Navy To Develop Anti-Ship Phalanx Weapon System

March 9, 2015 @ 02:19 PM

Iran has plans to manufacture a homegrown version of the Phalanx, a close-in weapon system (CIWS) on board military vessels for defense against anti-ship missiles, Tasnim News Agency reported Saturday. “The research work has now started on the Phalanx system to build its Iranian model,” Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari was quoted as saying by the agency

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