Israel Aerospace Tests BARAK ER Missile

March 22, 2021 @ 10:59 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) today completed a series of live firing trials with the BARAK Air Defense System that involved the interception of a target by the BARAK ER missile. The BARAK ER (extended range) interceptor combines the capability to intercept air defense threats at a long range of 150 km...

Eurosam Signs Contract to Develop Next Gen SAMP/T Air Defence System

March 20, 2021 @ 03:25 AM

The Franco-Italian consortium, Eurosam has signed a contract with the European Organisation for Joint Armament Co-operation (known by its French acronym- OCCAR) to develop the next generation SAMP/T Air Defence System (ADS). The SAMP/T is seen as a competitor to the U

Boeing Completes Hot Fire Testing For Cryogenic Core Stage of NASA's Space...

March 19, 2021 @ 11:52 AM

Boeing announced today that a cryogenic core stage it built for NASAs first Space Launch System (SLS) rocket completed hot fire testing at NASAs Stennis Space Center as part of the SLS rockets Green Run test campaign on the B-2 test stand. Data from the test validated the core stages successful...

Indo-Israeli JV Makes First MRSAM for Indian Army

March 16, 2021 @ 04:57 PM

Kalyani Rafael Advanced Systems (KRAS), a joint venture between Indias Kalyani Group and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems of Israel rolled out its first batch of Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MRSAM) for the Indian Army and the Air Force. The roll-out event marked KRAS' commitment to deliver more than 1000...

Ukrainian Navy Receives Prototype of Neptune Missile System

March 16, 2021 @ 04:42 PM

The Ukrainian Ministry of Defense announced said that the prototypes of RK-360MT Neptune mobile anti-ship cruise missile system were handed over to the military. “Prototypes of the coastal mobile missile system with anti-ship missiles RK-360MT Neptune were transferred to the Ukrainian Navy,” the ministry said

Israel Completes Tests of Upgraded Iron Dome System

March 16, 2021 @ 03:22 PM

Israel Missile Defense Organization and Rafael announced today that they completed advanced tests of upgraded Iron Dome weapon system. In a statement, the company said: “This campaign, along with two recent Iron Dome tests, demonstrated a significant upgrade of the systems technological capabilities

SEAKR Engineering Awarded $60M for DARPA's Blackjack Satellite Data Project

March 15, 2021 @ 02:18 PM

SEAKR Engineering Inc. has won Defence Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)s Blackjack contract valued $60

U.S. Navy Awards Lockheed $559M for Trident II Missile Systems

March 13, 2021 @ 07:27 AM

The U.S Navy awarded Lockheed Martin $559 million for Trident II (D5) missiles

Roscosmos to Create Lunar Research Station with China

March 10, 2021 @ 05:16 AM

Russias Roscosmos state corporation said it will set up an International Lunar Research Station along with China. Zhang Kejian, head of the China National Space Administration (CNSA), and Dmitry Rogozin, General Director of Roscosmos, signed an MoU pertaining to the creation of the station on Tuesday

China to Start Exporting HQ-17AE Field Air Defense Missile

March 9, 2021 @ 09:24 AM

China has cleared the HQ-17AE troop-accompanying field air defense missile system, dubbed “low altitude aircraft hunter,” for export. Developed by the Second Academy of China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC), the made-for-export HQ-17AE has a series of high performance parameters and is integrated with many advanced technologies

NASA Picks Northrop’s Solid Propulsion System for Mars Ascent Vehicle

March 9, 2021 @ 07:33 AM

Northrop Grumman Corporation said it has been selected by NASA to provide solid propulsion systems and controls for NASAs Mars Ascent Vehicle (MAV). The MAV will be launched to Mars in 2026 along with a “fetch” rover that will collect soil and rock samples prepared by NASAs Perseverance rover, which launched in July 2020 and landed on Mars Feb

Russia Working on New Strategic Missile System

March 1, 2021 @ 12:18 PM

Russia has launched a project to develop a new-generation strategic missile system named Kedr. The project is currently in the research and development phase, a source in the rocket and space industry was quoted as saying by