India Completes Flight Test of Akash New Generation Missile

July 22, 2021 @ 10:00 AM

India Completes Flight Test of Akash New Generation (NG) surface-to-air missile off the eastern coast of the country on Wednesday. The missile was launched from a land- based platform with all weapon system elements in the Integrated Test Range (ITR) Located in Balasore, Odisha

French Start-up to Develop Simulator that Accurately Mimics Enemy Missile Launch

July 21, 2021 @ 03:49 AM

A French Director General Armaments (DGA)-supported start-up, Hybrid Propulsion For Space (HyPr Space) has developed an innovative solution making it possible to visually simulate the launch of an enemy surface-to-air missile by generating smoke of the precise amount as seen during an actual launch. Operational missions at low...

MBDA Wins French-UK Weapons Innovation Technology Partnership

July 19, 2021 @ 01:45 PM

MBDA said today it won a contract by Frances Direction Générale de lArmement (DGA) and the UKs Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) to lead the new Complex Weapons Innovation Technology Partnership (CW ITP). Dstl signed the contract on behalf of the two nations

State Trials of Zircon Hypersonic Missile from Frigate & Submarine in August

July 19, 2021 @ 06:47 AM

Russias Zircon (Tsirkon) hypersonic missile is expected to undergo state trials involving its launch from a frigate and a submarine in August 2021. "The first launch from the Admiral Gorshkov frigate within the state trials is planned for the first part of August

Russian Engines May Power Antares Rocket Tasked to Ferry Cargo to the...

July 17, 2021 @ 05:08 AM

Russia's Roscosmos state-owned space agency has received a nod from the government to kick start negotiations with a U.S

Newly-Launched U. S. Nanosatellites Could Play Pivotal Role in Tracking Hypersonic, Ballistic...

July 13, 2021 @ 04:47 AM

The Pentagon says the two nanosatellites or “CubeSats” that was launched by the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) on June 30 into low-earth orbit (LEO) could play a large role in tracking and destroying the enemys hypersonic and ballistic missiles. The announcement comes as Russia inches closer to induct its powerful S-500 system, that it claims can destroy ICBMs, hypersonic missiles and LEO satellites

BrahMos Extended Range Missile Failed During Tests: Reports

July 12, 2021 @ 06:43 PM

An extended range version of Indias BrahMos supersonic cruise missile failed during test-firing off the coast of Odisha state in the Bay of Bengal on Monday. The misssile fell shortly after takeoff, Indian news agency ANI reported quoting sources

Mass Production of Turkey’s Hisar O+ Defense Systems to Begin

July 12, 2021 @ 04:10 PM

Turkeys HİSAR O+ air defense system will soon enter mass production. “Mass production agreement of HİSAR O+ has been signed with Aselsan and Roketsan

Indian Air Force Orders Akash Missiles

July 9, 2021 @ 07:30 AM

Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) signed a contract worth INR 499 crore ($67 million) to provide Akash missiles to the Indian Air Force (IAF). “BDL signed a contract worth of INR 499 Crore for manufacture & supply of Akash Missiles to IAF,” Siddharth Mishra, Chairman & Managing Director of BDL, tweeted Thursday