Russia Developing New ICBM To Penetrate US Missile Shield

May 10, 2016 @ 01:27 PM

Russia is developing a new Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) that can penetrate the US missile shield. “Russia is carrying out active work on improving its means of overcoming the missile shield,” Russias Strategic Missile Force (SMF) Commander Sergey Karakayev was quoted as saying by

Turkey To Receive U.S BLU-109 Bunker Bursting Bombs

February 27, 2016 @ 04:03 AM

The Pentagon has awarded a contract for the sale of an unspecified number of BLU-109 bunker bursting bombs to Turkey. Ellwood National Forge and General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems have been awarded a $682,900,000 foreign military sales contract (Turkey) for BLU-109 penetrator bomb bodies and components

Robotic Demining System Enters Russian Army Service

January 18, 2016 @ 09:14 AM

The new robotic mine clearance systems has become operational with Russia's Southern Military District, Sputnik reported. The Uran-6 sophisticated robotic demining system is a multipurpose system which is powerful enough to replace 20 sappers and which can be remotely operated from a safe distance of about one kilometer

Stealth Wheels For China's Missile Transporters

December 21, 2015 @ 09:09 AM

Chinese missile transporters displayed during the September 3 military parade had their wheels fitted with ‘stealth technology to prevent observers from calculating the missile and warheads weight. This was disclosed by China Aerospace Science and Industry Corp, in an article published this month on WeChat, the smartphone-based social media app

Barak 8 Missile’s Interceptor Launch To Be Conducted in India

November 30, 2015 @ 01:12 PM

After successfully conducting an interceptor launch of the Barak 8 missile in Israel, Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and its Indian partner, the Defence Research And Development Organization (DRDO) will conduct a similar test in India. The India test, where the missile would be fired at a simulated enemy target, is the...

Syrian Militants Attack Russian Reporters With US-Made TOW Missiles

November 28, 2015 @ 12:53 PM

The Syrian militants have used the US manufactured TOW Anti-Tank System to target Russian Journalists. Russian journalists were attacked with anti-tank missile on November 23 while passing to Dagmashliya, a Syrian town located 20 kilometres from the Turkish border

Japan, US To Complete SM-3 Block IIA Missile Receptor Development By 2017

October 10, 2015 @ 11:46 AM

Japan and the US plan to complete the development of sea-based SM-3 Block IIA missile interceptor by the spring of 2017. "Japan is collaborating heavily with the US to develop defense kit, including the next-generation, sea-launched SM-3 Block IIA missile,” Hideaki Watanabe The commissioner of Japan's Acquisition, Technology and Logistics Agency (ATLA) said on Saturday

Philippine's DND Cancels $142 Million Missile Deal With Israel

August 4, 2015 @ 03:58 PM

The Philippines Department Of National Defense (DND) has cancelled the army's P6.5-billion (US$142 million) Shore-Based Missile System (SBMS) deal with Israel

Indo-Israeli Barak-8 Missile to be Tested in October

July 25, 2015 @ 09:04 PM

A long range surface to air missile (LRSAM), also known as Barak-8, being developed by Indias DRDO and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), will undergo testing in India in October 2015. According to V

India’s Israeli Spike Guided Missile Procurement Plan Deadlocked Over Price

June 5, 2015 @ 01:02 PM

The Indian Governments defense deal worth INR 3,000 crore ($470 million) to procure ‘Spike Israeli Anti-Tank Guided Missiles (ATGM) for its army has hit a roadblock ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modis visit to Jerusalem. “The cost negotiation committee which was to assess the modalities for the procurement deal has failed to make any headway,” The Hindu newspaper quoted an unnamed source from the MoD as saying

South Korea Avoids Discussion On Purchase Of THAAD System

May 18, 2015 @ 03:32 PM

South Korea has not discussed the possibility of purchasing the advanced missile defense system during Lockheed Martins visit last week. Senior Lockheed Martin officials visited Seoul last week and asked if the government intended to buy its Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system, Yonhap news agency reported

Poland To Choose Missile Defence Supplier By April-End

April 2, 2015 @ 12:42 PM

Poland plans to choose the supplier for medium-range missile defence system within the next few weeks. "The (defence) minister's decision on the choice of supplier