Tornado-S Rocket Launchers to Replace Smerch systems in Russian Army by 2027

November 18, 2020 @ 03:32 PM

Russia's Tornado-S multiple launch rocket system (MLRS) will replace the Cold War-era Smerch and Uragan systems within the next seven years. "The planned rearmament of rocket artillery units with advanced Tornado multiple launch rocket systems continues

India’s QRSAM Missile System Hits Target

November 13, 2020 @ 02:15 PM

Indias Quick Reaction Surface to Air Missile (QRSAM) System today hit a Banshee Pilotless target aircraft at medium range & medium altitude. The missile launch took place from ITR Chandipur on 13th Nov 2020 at 1550 hrs off the Odisha Coast

Russia’s TOS-2 Tosochka Heavy Flamethrower Undergo Trials

November 13, 2020 @ 07:25 AM

Russias latest TOS-2 ‘Tosochka heavy flamethrowers are currently undergoing trials with national troops. "Heavy flamethrower TOS-2 is one of the newest weapons with the RCBD [Radiological, Chemical and Biological Defense] troops

India Tests Enhanced Version of PINAKA Rocket System

November 4, 2020 @ 01:50 PM

Enhanced PINAKA rocket, developed by India's state-run Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has been successfully flight tested from Integrated Test Range, Chandipur off the coast of Odisha today, 04 November 2020. Development of Enhanced Pinaka system was taken up to achieve longer range performance compared to earlier design with reduced

US Approves $46 Million Javelin Missiles Sale to Australia

October 31, 2020 @ 04:56 AM

The US State Department has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Australia of Javelin missiles and related equipment for an estimated cost of $46 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale today

BAE Offers ARCHER Wheeled Howitzer for US Army's 155 mm Gun System

October 20, 2020 @ 07:30 AM

BAE Systems has proposed its ARCHER howitzer in response to the U.S

China Tests Rocket-propelled Landmine Launchers in Tibet

October 16, 2020 @ 11:34 AM

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) recently conducted a live-fire training exercise of its rocket-propelled landmine launchers that spread a large number of mines over a given area in a short time. The test, conducted in Tibet will lead to a “rapid regional lockdown during combat,” state sponsored media reported

Estonia Receives S.Korean K9 Howitzers

October 10, 2020 @ 05:30 AM

The Estonian military have taken delivery of South Korea-built K9 Thunder self-propelled howitzers on Friday. The country ordered 12 K9s in 2018 and is planning to buy

Israeli, Estonian Firms Develop Unmanned Vehicles-Mounted Loitering Munition Launcher

October 6, 2020 @ 08:04 AM

UVision Air, an Israeli manufacturer of Loitering Munitions and Estonian Milrem Robotics which makes unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) have joined forces to mount a Loitering Munition Multi-Canister Launcher on the latters UGVs The new operational concept is designed to offer a new independent ability to locate, track and accurately eliminate heavily armored targets from large distances. It provides light forces with ISR capabilities combined with highly accurate long-range heavy fire power that were achieved until now only with complex cooperation between several units and echelons

Russia’s TOS-2 Tosochka Launcher Fires Thermobaric Rockets for the First Time

October 1, 2020 @ 05:19 AM

Russia used TOS-2 Tosochka rocket launcher with thermobaric rockets for the first time during Kavkaz-2020 exercises held recently. "The new systems destroyed the advancing columns of armored vehicles of the mock enemy

Seoul to Start Mass-Production of 120-mm Self-Propelled Mortar System

September 9, 2020 @ 02:58 PM

South Koreas Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) will sign a $648 million contract to produce newly developed 120-millimeter self-propelled mortar systems. Decision to sign the deal was taken during a defense promotion committee meeting held by the government

Estonian Defence Forces, US Army Practice Firing M270 MLRS in Exercise

September 8, 2020 @ 11:08 AM

Estonian Defense Forces' (EDF) along with United States Army and the NATO Enhanced Forward Presence (eFP) Battlegroup, practiced firing a M270 Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) at their central polygon training area in Harju County, Estonia. Commander of the EDF Maj