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

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

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

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

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

Kyrgyzstan to Buy Russian S-300 ADS, Drones

February 27, 2021 @ 12:40 PM

Kyrgyzstan today placed an order for S-300 air defense systems and drones with Russia. "The agreements on further military-defensive cooperation were important

S-400 Missile Transporter in Massive Accident near Moscow

February 25, 2021 @ 10:10 AM

The firing unit of the S-400 Triumph missile system was part of a massive accident that took place on the Mozhaisk highway in Moscow. "On the Mozhaisk highway, an accident occurred with the participation of five vehicles - a Kamaz truck, two passenger cars, a military vehicle inspection minibus and a firing unit from the S-400 Triumph system,” a source from Russias law enforcement agency was quoted as saying by TASS today

Saudi Arabia Negotiating S-400, Su-35 Buy

February 25, 2021 @ 07:05 AM

Saudi Arabia is negotiating the purchase of S-400 air defense systems and Su-35 jets with Russia, three years after the two countries signed a military cooperation agreement. "Until we sign the contracts, we are not talking about this