Chinese PLA Tests New 122mm Light wheeled Howitzer, Anti-tank weapon in Himalayas

August 12, 2020 @ 05:27 AM

The Chinese PLA has tested a new lightweight 122-millimeter caliber wheeled howitzer besides a wheeled vehicle mounted HJ-10 anti-tank missile system. The two new weapons made their first public appearance in live-fire drills in a high-elevation region in the Himalayas

Russia Demonstrates Short Range 'flame thrower' Artillery System to Foreign Customers

July 27, 2020 @ 12:23 PM

A short range, tracked artillery rocket system that Russia calls ‘heavy flamethrower, was demonstrated last week to ‘foreign customers The artillery system fires barrage of rockets at short distance providing fire support to ground troops. The system has been deployed to great advantage against ‘terrorists in the Middle East...

Saab Receives Carl-Gustaf Order from US Army

July 17, 2020 @ 08:29 AM

Saab has announced it received a $100 million (930 MSEK) order for Carl-Gustaf ammunition and AT4 systems from the U.S

US Army Engineers Develop Lethal Combat Vehicle Armament System

July 13, 2020 @ 02:49 PM

Engineers at the US Armys Picatinny Arsenal have progressed in developing a combat vehicle armament system that integrates a medium caliber gun, ammunition, fire control, and sensors to engage targets faster and with greater accuracy. The Advanced Lethality and Accuracy System for Medium Caliber (ALAS-MC) is expected to provide superior medium...

Northrop to Develop Bushmaster Chain Gun Airburst Cartridge for US Army

July 11, 2020 @ 07:33 AM

Northrop Grumman received a contract award from the U.S

Thales, Australia Sign $690M Agreement to Manufacture Munitions Locally

June 30, 2020 @ 09:00 AM

Thales and the Australian Government have signed a decade long contract worth more than AUD 1 billion (nearly $690 million) that guarantees the Australian manufacture and supply of strategic munitions to the Australian Defence Force (ADF). This contract will enable Thales to secure more than AUD 450 million ($310 million) in export and non-ADF orders over the coming 10 years, the company said in a

Raytheon Awarded $29M for Jordan’s Fire Support C2 System

June 19, 2020 @ 07:32 AM

Raytheon has won a $29.2 million contract for procurement of Jordans Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System (AFATDS)

Chinese PLA Commissions PCL-181 Vehicle-mounted Howitzer in Southern Border with India

June 11, 2020 @ 09:52 AM

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) 75th Group Army recently commissioned a batch of vehicle-mounted PCL-181 howitzers and immediately used it in exercises in Nanjiang Haojiao, or Horn of the Southern Border amid border tensions with India. The official WeChat account of the 75th Group Army, revealed in a statement released on Tuesday, Chinese media reported

Czech Republic to buy 52 Nexter Caesar Howitzers for $249M

June 4, 2020 @ 11:14 AM

The Ministry of Defense of Czech Republic has

Latvia, Estonia order Carl-Gustaf M4 Anti-tank Weapon from Saab

May 27, 2020 @ 07:40 AM

Saab has received orders from Latvian and Estonian Armed Forces for deliveries of Carl-Gustaf M4 shoulder-launched anti-tank weapon system for deliveries in 2021-2024. The orders are placed within a framework agreement signed by the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) in June 2019, which allows Sweden, Latvia and Estonia to place orders for Carl-Gustaf M4 weapon systems during a ten-year period