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Rheinmetall, Northrop Grumman to Develop Precision-Guided Enhanced Range Artillery Ammunition

April 19, 2021 @ 11:19 AM

Rheinmetall and Northrop Grumman have formalized an agreement to develop precision-guided enhanced range artillery ammunition. Rheinmetalls South African subsidiary Rheinmetall Denel Munition and Northrop Grumman signed a 10-year strategic partnership agreement to this effect in February 2021

Troops in Russia’s South to Receive Over 1,600 New Weapons this Year

April 6, 2021 @ 03:26 PM

Russias Southern Military District announced today that the troops stationed in the south of the country will receive over 1,600 new equipment by the end of this year. "In 2021, over 1,600 weapon systems are to be delivered, which will boost the share of advanced weaponry to 71% by the end...

Russian 'Magistr-SV' Automated Air Defense Fire Control System Passes State Tests

April 1, 2021 @ 06:35 AM

Rostec State Corporations Ruselectronics Holding has developed Magistr-SV automated air defense fire control system that cleared state tests recently. State-run Rostec announced Wednesday that serial production of the equipment will begin soon

Lockheed Awarded $1B Contract for Precision Fires All-Weather Rocket

March 30, 2021 @ 07:53 AM

Lockheed Martin announced today it received a $1.12 billion contract from the U

Lockheed Wins Army’s $2.8B Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems Contract

March 27, 2021 @ 04:28 AM

Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control has won a U.S

Israel Military Reveals “Iron Sting” Laser and GPS-Guided Mortar Munition

March 15, 2021 @ 04:21 AM

The Israel military on Sunday unveiled “Iron Sting” precise, laser and GPS guided mortar munition. The integration of “Iron Sting” in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), corresponds to the vision presented in the militarys “Tnufa” multi-year plan, Elbit Systems said in a statement

Rosoboronexport, Jordanian firm Jadara to Manufacture Kornet-E ATGM in Jordan-IDEX 2021

February 26, 2021 @ 08:41 AM

Russias Rosoboronexport and Jordanian company Jadara Equipment and Defense Systems (JEDS) have agreed to open a licensed production of Kornet-E anti-tank guided missiles (ATGM) in Jordan. As part of the IDEX-2021 exhibition currently underway in Abu Dhabi, the parties agreed to organize licensed assembly of 9M133-1 and 9M133F-1 missiles for the Kornet-E ATGM system

New Russian Anti-tank Guided Missile System Can Shoot Down Drones

February 10, 2021 @ 11:46 AM

Russias KBP Instrument Design Bureau (IDB) has started developing the world's first multi-purpose anti-tank guided missile system (ATGM), which can effectively shoot down drones, announced the Industrial Director of the Rostec State Corporation, Bekkhan Ozdoev. There are currently no other anti-tank systems in service anywhere in the world that would be capable of reliably engaging unmanned aerial vehicles, because of their small size, maneuverability and low contrast for targeting in the thermal spectrum

Rheinmetall to Supply Artillery Ammunition and Propelling Charges to NATO Customer

January 25, 2021 @ 09:49 AM

A NATO customer has awarded Rheinmetall a contract valued €25 million for modern artillery ammunition. The Groups South African subsidiary, Rheinmetall Denel Munition (Pty) Ltd

MBDA, French Army Demo Drone-guided BVR Capability of MMP Missile

January 21, 2021 @ 05:33 PM

Missile maker, MBDA and the French Army today demonstrated the beyond visual range (BVR) capability of the drone-guided MMP surface-to-air missile MBDA has carried out the first demonstration of the operational capabilities of LYNKEUS Dismounted, comprising the MMP system in infantry configuration and a Novadem NX70 drone linked via radio to its weapon terminal. Carried out with the support of the French Army and of the Direction Générale de lArmement (DGA – French Procurement Agency) at the Canjuers military camp in the south of France, this firing was representative of a ‘beyond Line of sight (BLOS- also called BVR) engagement...

U.S. Army Evaluates Upgraded Paladin Howitzers

January 11, 2021 @ 07:42 AM

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