Russia to Unveil Antey-4000 Anti-aircraft Missile System at Army-2020

August 21, 2020 @ 07:24 AM

Almaz Antey Group announced Thursday it will unveil “fully digital” Antey-4000, export version of the S-300V4 anti-aircraft missile system, at Army-2020 Forum scheduled to take place next week. The company will display 9A83M-2E launcher, 9A84M-1E launcher-loader vehicle; and surface-to-air missiles (9M83ME and 9M82ME) capable of hitting 24 aerial targets simultaneously...

Ballistic, Cruise Missiles Intercepted in US Army Test of Northrop Grumman Battle...

August 20, 2020 @ 05:48 PM

The US Army intercepted a high-speed tactical ballistic missile (TBM) target and a cruise missile target simultaneously during a flight test using the Northrop Grumman Integrated Battle Command System (IBCS). The target missiles were part of the second of two live-fire tests during the Armys IBCS Limited User Test (LUT) at...

Air Leak in International Space Station, Astronauts Safe

August 20, 2020 @ 05:16 PM

The International Space Station recorded a small air leak in the American segment, but it does not threaten the safety of the crew. "The ISS crew is isolated for three days in the Russian Zvezda module while searching for a leak in order to organize pressure control in the modules of...

Iran Planning to Launch 5 New Satellites by 2021

August 20, 2020 @ 11:24 AM

Iran's Ministry of Communication and Information Technology hopes to launch five indigenous satellites in cooperation with the Defence Ministry by March 2021. "The ministry will be carrying out 10 projects in the final year of the incumbent administrations term, mainly in the space sector and development of the National Information Network

Russia to launch Hermes Precision Missile System at Army 2020

August 19, 2020 @ 06:49 AM

Russias KBP Instrument Design Bureau will unveil a new generation Hermes precision missile system having a range of up to 100km during Army-2020 Forum scheduled to take place next week. "During the forthcoming Army-2020 Forum, the KBP Instrument Design Bureaus display will feature the Hermes high-precision guided missile system with over-the-horizon...

MBDA, Lockheed Submit Revised Proposal to German for Air and Missile Defense...

August 14, 2020 @ 10:33 AM

MBDA Deutschland and Lockheed Martin, the Tactical Air Defence System (TLVS) bidders consortium, have submitted an updated proposal for Germanys future Integrated Air and Missile Defense system (IAMDS) The proposal was submitted today to the German Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw). The proposal includes development, test, certification and delivery of the IAMDS

Hungary to Buy $1Bn NASAMS Air Defence System from US

August 13, 2020 @ 05:11 AM

Hungary has agreed to buy the National Advanced Surface to Air Missile System (NASAMS) from the United States, the U.S

Lockheed’s GPS Satellite Receives Operational Clearance from US Space Force

August 11, 2020 @ 10:10 AM

Lockheed Martins GPS III SV03 satellite received operational clearance from United States Space Force (USSF) on July 27. “The United States Space Force (USSF) and the Space and the Missile Systems Center achieved another major Global Positioning System (GPS) milestone on July 27 when the GPS III Space Vehicle (SV) 03 received USSFs Operational Acceptance approval,” the company said in a statement Monday

US Space Force Selects GA-EMS for Electro-Optical Infrared Weather System Prototype Satellite...

August 5, 2020 @ 07:20 AM

General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) announced today that it has been selected for the United States Space Force Electro-Optical Infrared (EO/IR) Weather System (EWS) satellite program under the Space Enterprise Consortium (SpEC). GA-EMS will design and manufacture a prototype spacecraft, integrate the EWS payload and provide on-orbit mission control services to support the collection of theater weather imagery and cloud characterization data for worldwide military operational use

US Air Force Test Fires Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

August 4, 2020 @ 06:01 PM

An unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile was launched early Tuesday morning over 4,000 miles from a base in California into the Pacific Ocean, the US Air Force Global Strike Command announced. The Minuteman III missile was fired from Vandenberg Air Force Base, located an hour from Santa Barbara, at 12:21 a

Serbia Orders Chinese Air Defense System

August 4, 2020 @ 10:56 AM

Serbia has placed an order for mid-range FK-3 air defense system, an export variant of H-22, from China. State-run Yugoimport SDPR JP said in its annual financial report that Serbia ordered FK-3 surface-to-air missile weapon system with a range of 100 km and altitude from 50 to 27,000m