Russia’s Sarmat ICBM to Achieve Combat Duty in 2022

April 21, 2021 @ 02:13 PM

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the first regiment equipped with Sarmat intercontinental ballistic missiles (ICBMs) will achieve combat duty next year. Putin was addressing the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation on Wednesday

Northrop Grumman Wins $2.3B Minuteman ICBM Contract

April 21, 2021 @ 05:28 AM

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Tests of Russia’s Hypersonic Missile to get over in 2021

April 20, 2021 @ 02:06 PM

Russia will complete testing its Zircon (Tsirkon) hypersonic missile this year. "This year, it is planned to complete the tests of the Zircon hypersonic cruise missile

Israel’s BARAK ER Interceptor Hits Ballistic Missile

April 19, 2021 @ 03:15 PM

The Barak ER (Extended Range) interceptor produced by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) successfully struck a ballistic missile target. BARAK provides protection against a range of air, sea and ground threats, including ballistic, ground-to-ground, and cruise missiles, UAVs, and helicopters

Iran Unveils New Air Defense Missiles at Military Parade

April 19, 2021 @ 11:07 AM

Iran revealed a host of new military equipment including air defense missiles during the Army Day parade on Sunday. The event was held in compliance with the coronavirus restrictions

Greek Patriot Missiles to be Deployed in Saudi Arabia: Report

April 12, 2021 @ 01:45 PM

An agreement to deploy a Greek Patriot missile system in Saudi Arabia could be signed when top Greece officials visit Riyadh next week. On April 20, Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias and National Defense Minister Nikos Panagiotopoulos are scheduled to arrive in the Saudi capital

U.S. Military’s Next-Gen Nuke Program Clears Baseline Review

April 8, 2021 @ 06:14 AM

Northrop Grumman said today that it conducted the Integrated Baseline Review (IBR) for the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. The program is on track for Initial Operational Capability (IOC) by 2029

Russia to Develop Kedr New Gen Intercontinental Ballistic Missile from 2023

April 3, 2021 @ 07:18 AM

Russia will start the development of new generation intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), Kedr, around 2023. "Research work on Kedr has been financed under the current state arms procurement program, which is in effect until 2027

Russia to Test its Most Powerful Intercontinental Ballistic Missile 'Sarmat' in 2021

March 31, 2021 @ 10:53 AM

Russia is making preparations to test its Sarmat intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), the most powerful one yet, this year. “Right now the main work to be done in the near future is preparing for flight tests of Sarmat heavy ICBM,” Dmitry Rogozin, head of Roscosmos, said during his speech at Korolyevskiy in Moscow

Rheinmetall, Diehl & Hensoldt to Develop New Air Defence System for Germany

March 30, 2021 @ 10:48 AM

Rheinmetall Electronics GmbH of Bremen, Diehl Defence GmbH & Co. KG of Überlingen and Hensoldt Sensors GmbH of Taufkirchen will develop a new short range air defence system (SHORAD) for the German military

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 and ballistic targets as part of IAIs BARAK interceptors family of various ranges