Northrop, Dynetics & ECE Join Lockheed in DARPA’s OpFires Program

October 16, 2020 @ 09:39 AM

Lockheed Martin today Northrop Grumman, Dynetics, and Electronic Concepts & Engineering, Inc (ECE) joined the company to work on DARPAs OpFires Phase Three Weapon System Integration program. “As Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) continues the work with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to advance the unique hypersonic technologies of its...

South Korea to Deploy M-SAM II Air Defence in Response to North’s...

October 13, 2020 @ 10:19 AM

The South Korean military plans to soon deploy its locally-made M-SAM II air defence system (ADS) in response to the Pyongyangs new missiles and rocket launchers shown at last Saturdays military parade. Speaking about Seouls anti-artillery and missile defense capabilities against the Norths short-range missiles, MoD spokesperson Col

US, S.Korea Analyze New N.Korean ICBM

October 12, 2020 @ 09:44 AM

Military authorities in the U.S

Turkey Preparing for S-400 Test in Black Sea

October 9, 2020 @ 06:50 AM

Turkey is all set to test its S-400 air defense systems near Sinop on the Black Sea coast next week. Turkish authorities have closed the area from October 13-16 saying “Practice shooting will be carried out” in the region

US Tables Defense Space Strategy Targets

October 8, 2020 @ 06:40 AM

The U.S

Russia Commenced Hypersonic Missiles Program 30 Years Ago

October 6, 2020 @ 05:29 PM

A Russian Agency, now a part of Tactical Missiles Corporation (TMC) commenced work on the Avangard hypersonic missile system in 1985 in response to the US Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) during the Ronald Reagan era. “A proposal of the Research and Production Association of Machine-Building (RPAM-B) (which later merged with the TMC) began to be implemented in 1985," Company Honorary CEO and Honorary Chief Designer Gerbert Yefremov was quoted as saying today by

L3Harris, SpaceX Selected to Build Satellites that Track Hypersonic Missiles

October 6, 2020 @ 02:08 PM

The Space Development Agency awarded L3Harris and SpaceX contracts worth $342 million combined to build satellites to provide missile tracking data for hypersonic glide vehicles and next generation advanced missile threats. The two companies won bids to build out Tranche 0 of the tracking layer for the National Defense Space Architecture

Turkish Armed Forces to Activate, Test S-400 Air Defence System

October 5, 2020 @ 12:44 PM

Turkish armed forces have commenced the process of activating and testing the S-400 Air Defense System (ADS) purchased from Russia at a training ground near the northern city of Sinop. In preparation for the test, 10 Banshee air targets will be delivered to the Sinop missile range for the S-400 tests, which are to take place from October 5 to 16,

US to Sell Switzerland PATRIOT Missile Units Worth $2.2 billion

October 2, 2020 @ 08:58 AM

The US State Department approves a possible Sale to Switzerland of five Patriot Configuration-3+ Modernized Fire Units for an estimated cost of $2.2 billion

Israel Completes First Delivery of Iron Dome Batteries to US Military

September 30, 2020 @ 01:26 PM

The United States has taken delivery of the first Israeli Iron Dome Defense System battery today. “Today the Israel Missile Defense Organization in the Ministry of Defense, delivered the first of two Iron Dome Defense System batteries to the U

Czech Republic Selects Israeli SPYDER Anti-aircraft Missile System

September 27, 2020 @ 05:53 PM

The army of the Czech Republic has selected Israeli SPYDER anti-aircraft missile systems (AAMS) as replacement for its outdated Soviet-era “Cub” AAMS . This was announced by the Czech Defense Minister Lubomir Metnar, several local media repoted on September 26

Russia Tests Pantsir ADS Against Ultra-low Flying Targets

September 24, 2020 @ 07:36 AM

Russian Armys Pantsir-S air defense systems (ADS) were tested to intercept targets flying at extremely low altitudes of 50m, during Kavkaz-2020 military drills. The hostile targets were imitated by An-2 turboprop planes flying at altitudes lower than 50m and speeds below 200 km/h