Second S-400 System Purchase Discussion during Russia Visit: Erdogan

August 30, 2021 @ 06:06 PM

Turkeys President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will discuss placing a second order for the S-400 missile systems with Russia during his next visit to the country. “Regarding

Drone Destruction Range of Russian Pantsir-SM Air Defense System Increased by 30%

August 30, 2021 @ 08:12 AM

Russias powerful Pantsir-SM air defense system can now destroy enemy drones located 30% farther than before. Sergei Shoigu, Russian defense minister was quoted as saying by government-owned

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...

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