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DRDO Develops India’s first Indigenously-Developed 9mm Machine Pistol

January 14, 2021 @ 11:34 AM

Indias first indigenous 9mm Machine Pistol has been jointly developed by DRDO and Indian Army. Infantry School, Mhow and DRDOs Armament Research & Development Establishment (ARDE), Pune have designed and developed this weapon using their respective expertise in the complementary areas

Saab Receives Norwegian Order for Carl-Gustaf M4

January 12, 2021 @ 04:45 AM

The Norwegian Armed Forces have signed a framework agreement with Saab for the Carl-Gustaf M4. Saab has received an initial order for Carl-Gustaf M4 weapons with deliveries in 2021

General Atomics Awarded Army Contract Modification for Hypersonic Gun Launched Guided Projectiles

January 8, 2021 @ 07:49 AM

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) announced today it has been awarded a contract modification from the U.S

DRDO’s Carbine Completes Indian Army Trials

December 10, 2020 @ 12:04 PM

Indias state-run Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has announced that the 5.56x30 mm Protective Carbine successfully cleared Army trials on December 7

South African Military Receives 40mm Medium-Velocity Ammunition

November 13, 2020 @ 02:26 PM

Rheinmetall is supplying the South African military with new 40mm medium-velocity ammunition. In October 2020 Rheinmetall Denel Munition officially completed Project Kamogelo on behalf of the South African Department of Defence, Armscor and the South African Army

US Military Orders MK281 Grenade Practice Ammo

October 28, 2020 @ 06:43 AM

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Saab Scores US Army’s Carl-Gustaf Weapon Contract

October 16, 2020 @ 12:20 PM

Saab has signed a multi-year framework contract with the U.S

General Atomics, Boeing Partner on High Energy Laser Weapon System

October 14, 2020 @ 12:46 PM

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) and Boeing announced today they are partnering to jointly pursue opportunities for a 100 kW-class scalable to 250 kW-class High Energy Laser (HEL) weapon system to support a variety of air and missile defense applications. The partnership combines both companies expertise in directed energy to build a HEL solution capable of delivering superior, combat-ready protection for the warfighter on an accelerated timeline

India Approves Import of SIG SAUER Assault Rifles Worth $105 Million

September 28, 2020 @ 11:40 AM

The Indian Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) today approved the procurement of SIG SAUER Assault Rifles at a cost of approx. Rs

Rheinmetall Wins Dutch Army’s Ammunition Supply Deal

September 24, 2020 @ 03:37 PM

Dutch procurement agency Defence Materiel Organization (DMO) signed an agreement with Rheinmetall for the supply of ammunition. The framework agreement encompasses the supply of 35mm medium-calibre ammunition for infantry fighting vehicles, 40mm ROSY smoke/obscurant cartridges, and a family of state-of-the-art 155mm artillery ammunition

Russian Firm Begins Development of New Collimator Sight

September 18, 2020 @ 09:22 AM

Russias Central Research Institute of Precision Engineering (TsNIITOCHMASH) is developing a new collimator sight to be equipped on submachine guns, machine guns, carbines and machine guns. “The main advantages of the collimator sight being developed by the institute's designers are the presence of a monolithic body without additional adapters and screws, a quick-release mechanism based on an eccentric, a continuous operation time of about 30 thousand hours, the ability to use two types of power supply (AA or CR123), an original alignment mechanism; hermetically sealed hull and alignment mechanism assemblies,” said Vadim Malinnikov, head of the small arms development department at...

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