Georgia to Order Javelin Missiles for $30M

August 4, 2021 @ 08:43 AM

Georgia could soon place an order worth $30 million with Raytheon/Lockheed Martin Javelin Joint Venture for Javelin Missiles. On Tuesday, the U

S.Korea Deploys Indigenous, Hi-Tech Mortar System

July 29, 2021 @ 07:15 AM

South Korea has started deploying an upgraded version of its indigenous 81-millimeter mortar system. According to Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA), the development of the system took five years and was completed in 2019

Rafael’s SPIKE Missile Fired from Oshkosh JLT in Estonia Demo

July 27, 2021 @ 11:35 AM

Rafael and Oshkosh Defense have completed a live firing of Rafael's SPIKE NLOS (Non-Line-Of-Sight) missile from an Oshkosh JLTV (Joint Light Tactical Vehicle). SPIKE NLOS 32 km-range missile, with high accuracy achieved by a navigation system and lethal warheads capable of destroying a wide range of targets

PLA Deploys Javelin Analogue, HJ-12 Anti-Tank Missile in Tibet

July 26, 2021 @ 09:16 AM

Chinas Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) Tibet Military Command deployed the indigenously developed HJ-12 man-portable anti-tank missile that is similar in capabilities to the U.S

U.S. Announces Program to Extract Rare Earth Elements from Domestic Sources to...

July 14, 2021 @ 10:30 AM

The Pentagons Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has announced a program to extract Rare Earth Elements (RRE) from domestic sources using microbes, a process called ‘biomining. Success in the program will end American dependence upon China which is its single largest supplier of RREs

U.S. Army Orders Paladin M109A7 Howitzers

July 14, 2021 @ 05:49 AM

The U.S

Russia Developing 80MM ‘Light’ Multiple Launch Rocket system

June 6, 2021 @ 06:42 PM

A new ‘light Multiple Launch Rocket system (MLRS) based on an 80 mm rocket is being developed in Russia with serial production planned for 2024. The new MLRS will be unveiled at the Army-2021 land forces exhibition which will be held from August 22 to 28 at the Patriot Exhibition Center near Moscow

Hanwha Defense Offers New K9 Howitzer Variant to the British Army

June 2, 2021 @ 03:51 PM

South Koreas Hanwha Defense has offered a new variant of the K9 self-propelled howitzer to the British Army under the Mobile Fires Platform (MFP) programme. A Request for Proposal (RFP) for MFP is due to be released in 2022

Chinese Army Inducts New Armored Vehicles, Howitzers & Rocket Launchers

May 17, 2021 @ 07:45 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA)s Xinjiang Military Command has taken delivery of three new advanced weapon systems – armored vehicles, howitzers and self-propelled rocket launchers – over the past week. The unit deployed in a snowy plateau region at an elevation of more than 4,500m inducted dozens of Type 08 eight-wheeled armored vehicles of different variants with some of them equipped with large caliber rifled guns, auto cannons, machine guns and howitzer systems, js7tv

Chinese PLA Deploys PHL-03 Long-range Multiple Rocket Artillery in Tibet

May 10, 2021 @ 08:05 AM

A Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) unit of Xinjiang Military Command deployed the countrys latest PHL-03 long-range multiple rocket launcher (MRL) artillery system in Tibet. At least 10 units were delivered at a commissioning ceremony Saturday, along with other eight vehicles for command & control and and communications