Russia to Complete Development of S-500 ADS in 2021

November 27, 2020 @ 02:42 PM

Russia wants to complete development of its S-500 air defense system, capable of destroying satellites and hypersonic missiles in low orbit space, next year. “It should be noted that the work on developing the S-500 mobile air defense and anti-ballistic missile system is scheduled to be completed in 2021,” Aerospace Force...

Turkey May Refuse Further Supply of S-400 Systems

November 26, 2020 @ 03:27 PM

Turkey may not buy additional S-400 air defense systems to be in good books with the United States and due to the latter's pressure to reject the Russian equipment. "A situation may arise that (the USA - IF) will put conditions on Turkey that it cannot refuse

South Korea Deploys PATRIOT-Equivalent Cheongung II Missile Defense System

November 26, 2020 @ 04:36 AM

South Korea has deployed the upgraded Cheongung II aircraft and missile defense system said to be an equivalent of the U.S

Russia Tests New Air Defense System

November 26, 2020 @ 03:50 AM

The Russian military today successfully tested a new air defense system at the Sary-Shagan training ground in Kazakhstan. "The new anti-missile missile defense system after a series of tests has reliably confirmed the inherent characteristics, and the combat crews have successfully completed the task, hitting a conditional target with a given...

Raytheon-Mitsubishi SM-3 Block IIA ICBM Interceptor Destroys Target Outside Earth’s Atmosphere

November 17, 2020 @ 09:41 AM

As part of a historic Missile Defense Agency demonstration and for the first time ever, an intercontinental ballistic missile target was intercepted and destroyed outside Earth's atmosphere by an advanced SM-3 Block IIA ballistic missile defense interceptor built by Raytheon Missiles & Defense and Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries. "This first-of-its-kind test...

NATO Multinational Air Defense Live Fire Exercise Kicks Off In Greece

November 13, 2020 @ 04:50 AM

NATO Missile Firing Installation (NAMFI) 2020 is a German-led, Greek-hosted multinational air defense live fire exercise taking place Nov. 12-27 in Greece

Greek S-300 Air Defence Systems Provide Cover to Turkish S-400 ADS

November 12, 2020 @ 06:30 PM

Turkey has found Greek deployment of its S-300 air defence systems (ADS) as a convenient cover to use its own S-400 ADS against the wishes of the United States. Turkish Defense Minister Hulusi Akar today said Ankara will use the armament (S-400 ADS) just as other members of the NATO military alliance employ their S-300 defense systems

Iran Unveils Multiple Ballistic Missile Launch System

November 4, 2020 @ 03:22 PM

Iran has unveiled a “multiple barrel long range ballistic missile system,” which could be a unique addition to the world of ballistic missiles. The automated and smart system, used for launching multiple long-range ballistic missiles, has been manufactured by the Iran Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force, a report in

USAF Minuteman III Missile Flies 4200 Miles in Test

October 30, 2020 @ 08:03 AM

During a test conducted by the U.S

US Lacks Defenses Against Hypersonic Weapons: NORAD General

October 30, 2020 @ 05:20 AM

Air Force General Glen D. VanHerck, commander of North American Aerospace Defense Command and U

Russian Military Tests Anti-missile, Anti-satellite Defence System

October 28, 2020 @ 01:26 PM

The Russian military conducted a test launch of a new anti-missile missile defense system at a test site in Kazakhstan, the Russian Defense Ministry said on Wednesday. The missile is speculated to be the 14Ts033 "Nudol” which can intercept inter-continental ballistic missile as well as knock down satellites in low earth orbit