Lockheed Martin Opens Advanced Hypersonic Strike Production Facility

October 5, 2021 @ 05:13 AM

Lockheed Martin has established 65,000-square-foot Hypersonic Missile Assembly Building 4 (MAB 4), an advanced production facility in Courtland, Alabama, focused on hypersonic strike production. Capitalizing on critical digital factory capabilities to deliver this technology, the corporation is working closely with the U

Putin, Erdogan Discuss "Broadening" S-400 Cooperation Amidst U.S. Threat to Increase Sanctions...

September 30, 2021 @ 02:28 PM

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan discussed broadening of their cooperation on S-400 missile system during a bilateral meeting held in Sochi city on Wednesday. "They spoke about extending cooperation in the military and technical sphere as well as the maintenance and future cooperation regarding S-400...

N.Korea's Hypersonic Missile has Gliding Warhead

September 30, 2021 @ 06:34 AM

North Koreas first hypersonic missile flight tested on Tuesday reportedly met key technical requirements set out by scientists, including launch stability, maneuverability and gliding flight characteristics of the “detached hypersonic gliding warhead.” Pyongyang's official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) claimed the test-launch confirmed “the navigational control and stability of the missile,”...

Russia’s Pantsir-S Shoots Down Drone Launched from Syria’s Idlib

September 28, 2021 @ 05:15 AM

A drone launched from Syrias Idlib de-escalation area was destroyed by the Russian forces using the Pantsir-S anti-aircraft system. "At 12:30, means of airspace control at the Kmeimim base detected a drone, launched from the territory under militants control in the Idlib de-escalation area," Russian Reconciliation Center for Syria deputy commander...

Does Erdogan's Insistence on Buying Second S-400 Battery Mean Good Bye to...

September 27, 2021 @ 09:29 AM

Turkey's President Recept Tayyip Erdogan asserted his country was considering a second battery of S-400 in a move that will further strain relations with the United States. “Nobody will be able to interfere in terms of what kind of defense systems we acquire, from which country, at what level,” Erdoğan told CBS News in New York this past week where he had gone to attend the UN General Assembly

Boeing Wins $1.6B to Repair ICBM Missile Guidance Set

September 18, 2021 @ 05:03 PM

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Northrop Secures DARPA's Blackjack Contract to Develop Software-Defined PNT Payload

September 17, 2021 @ 04:29 AM

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Blackjack program has awarded Northrop Grumman a contract for Phase 2 development of an advanced, software-defined positioning, navigation and timing (PNT) payload, with options to build units destined for space flight. The PNT payload work is led by Northrop Grummans Future PNT Systems Operating Unit in Woodland Hills

North Korea Launched Missiles from a Train

September 16, 2021 @ 12:37 PM

The twin surface-to-surface missile launches by North Korea on September 15 were made from a train, the country's media has revealed. Korean Central News Agency (KCNA), the state news agency of North Korea, confirmed a day later that those missiles came from the countrys test of its new “railway-borne missile system

Serbian President Reveals Procurement of Russian Pantsir-S1M Air Defense Systems

September 16, 2021 @ 07:28 AM

Serbian President Alexander Vucic confirmed the procurement of Pantsir S1M anti-aircraft systems from Russia during the Serbian military exposition held Wednesday. Vucic talked about modernization efforts by the Serbian military

U.S. Army Operated Iron-Dome Battery Could be Headed to Ukraine

September 15, 2021 @ 12:20 PM

A certain portion of the American congress is looking to make amendments to its 2022 Defense policy bill to allow the Biden administration to sell or transfer new air and missile defense systems to Ukraine, including potentially sending an Iron Dome battery currently being operated by the U.S

North Korea Launches Two Ballistic Missiles; Tokyo and Seoul to Hold Emergency...

September 15, 2021 @ 08:20 AM

Soon after North Korea launched two ballistic missiles into the East Sea this morning, Japan and South Korea announced the holding of an emergency meeting to address threats to their territory. The dual launch follows the firing of a “strategic” long-range cruise missile two days ago, drawing sharp reactions from the South