Turkey 'Not Close' to Signing 2nd Batch S-400 Deal: Turkish Official

August 25, 2021 @ 12:28 PM

Russian claim of Ankara being in the ‘final stages of a deal to buy a second batch of S-400 air defense system (ADS) is false, a Turkish official has said. Russian state arms supplier Rosoboronexport General Director Alexander Mikheev reportedly told Russian state media on Monday that the consultations between Turkey...

India's S-400 Operators Undergo Phase 2 of Training

August 25, 2021 @ 12:19 PM

Indian specialists are currently undergoing second phase of training in the operation of the S-400 system. A group of around 100 Indian Army personnel were sent to Russia in the last week of January to begin training on how to operate them

SE Asian, Middle East Countries likely First Customers of Kalibr Missile-Armed Russian...

August 25, 2021 @ 10:09 AM

Countries from Southeast Asia and the Middle East are negotiating with Russia on the purchase of warships armed with Kalibr cruise missiles. “Currently, technical consultations and pre-contract negotiations are underway with a number of countries of Southeast Asia and the Middle East for the supply of Project 22800E Karakurt-class corvettes,” Alexander...

U.S. SPACECOM Attains Initial Operational Capability

August 25, 2021 @ 06:58 AM

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China's Mach 30 Wind Tunnel to Help In Hypersonic Weapons, Spacecraft Development

August 24, 2021 @ 02:06 PM

China's JF-22 hypervelocity wind tunnel that can reportedly simulate a speed of Mach 30 at high altitude will contribute to the country's hypersonic and aerospace aircraft programs. Hypersonic aircraft developed through the technology will be able to fly at Mach 5 to 10 and arrive at any location in the world...

Raytheon Completes Design Review of Sensor Payload of the Block 0 GEO...

August 24, 2021 @ 11:31 AM

Raytheon has completed a Critical Design Review of its competitive sensor payload design for the U.S

Contract for Additional S-400 Battery Sale to Turkey in Final Stage

August 23, 2021 @ 02:55 PM

Negotiations for the sale of an additional battery of Russian S-400 Air Defense System (ADS) to Turkey are in the final stages. Discussions between Russias arms export agency, Rosoboronexport and Turkey on the S-400 were held during the recent IDEF exhibition where the negotiations were brought to fruition, the head of Rosoboronexport Alexander Mikheev told reporters during the ARMY-2021 event

Syria's Russian-made Air Defense Systems Destroy 22 of 24 Israeli Missiles

August 21, 2021 @ 03:18 AM

The Russian-made air defense systems operated by the Syrian military reportedly destroyed 22 missiles fired by Israeli fighters at targets in Damascus and Homs provinces on Friday night. "At about 23:00 on August 19, six Israeli Air Force tactical fighters from Lebanese airspace struck 24 guided missiles on targets in the Syrian Arab Republic in the provinces of Damascus and Homs

Northrop Grumman Opens Missile Defense Futures Lab

August 18, 2021 @ 05:19 PM

Northrop Grumman recently opened its new Missile Defense Futures Lab (MDFL) in Huntsville to develop, test and field an integrated missile defense system. The MDFL employs comprehensive modeling, simulation and visualization capabilities to foster innovation and collaboration between developers and warfighters

South Korean 'PATRIOT' Missile, Cheongung II to Enter Mass Production

August 18, 2021 @ 01:37 PM

The Cheongung II missile, considered the South Korean equivalent of the U.S

Swedish Armed Forces to Receives first PATRIOT Air Defense Unit In November

August 18, 2021 @ 01:36 PM

The Swedish defense procurement agency, FMV which recently received the first unit of the PATRIOT air defense system (ADS) is currently assembling the first unit for tests that will be carried out during autumn. The tests will be spread over a period of six weeks