Russia Picks Holes in SIPRI Claim of Fall in Arms Exports

December 7, 2021 @ 04:44 AM

Russia has rejected a Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) report that claimed that its arms exports declined by 6.5% from 2019 to 2020

UAE’s EDGE- Israel Aerospace to Establish Localized Electro-Optics Marketing and Maintenance Center...

November 19, 2021 @ 04:50 AM

UAEs state-owned EDGE and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a maintenance center, for a selection of IAI's systems, in the UAE. In addition to maintenance, the center will advance local marketing of these systems

Rosoboronexport Signed Contracts Worth $1.3B at Dubai Airshow 2021

November 16, 2021 @ 09:21 AM

Russias state-owned Rosoboronexport signed contracts worth nearly $1.3 billion at the ongoing Dubai Airshow 2021

MBDA Opens Permanent Office in Brussels to Accelerate EU, NATO Defence Projects

November 11, 2021 @ 05:33 AM

MBDA inaugurated its new permanent office in Brussels on Tuesday, strengthening its multinational presence close to the institutions of the European Union (EU) and NATO to better support their initiatives towards more European defence co-operation. The EU is making swift progress on enacting its ambitions for European Defence across its institutions...

Fincantieri, Navantia to Boost Collaboration in European Defence

November 8, 2021 @ 06:19 AM

Fincantieri and Navantia signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) last week in order to boost their relationship and explore the joint benefit of a broadened collaboration in the naval and maritime domains. Both companies will assess future opportunities for Italian and Spanish Navies, including the development of joint projects and the...

Israel to Develop Land Surveillance System for Cyprus

November 4, 2021 @ 11:55 AM

SIBAT, the International Defense Cooperation Directorate at Israel's Ministry of Defense (IMOD), has agreed to develop a land surveillance system for Cyprus. The agreement was signed when Director of SIBAT Brigadier General (Res

India Clears Military Purchases Worth $1.06B for Local Hardware Including Light Utility...

November 3, 2021 @ 05:07 AM

Indias Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), the highest decision-making body in the Defence Ministry cleared the purchase of locally produced military hardware worth INR 7,965 Crore ($1.06 billion) on Tuesday

Russia Retakes Position of India's Top Defense Partner: Indian Ambassador to Moscow

November 2, 2021 @ 12:17 PM

Indian Ambassador to Moscow Bala Venkatesh Varma said Monday that Russia has moved back again as the top defense partner of India. “There has been a fundamental change in how our defense relationship has moved on in the last 3 years

Israel Aerospace, Rafael to Exhibit at Dubai Airshow for the First Time...

November 2, 2021 @ 11:15 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), a company that is completely state-owned by the government of Israel and Rafael will for the first time exhibit at the Dubai Airshow taking place from November 14-16. Israel-U

U.S.-Greece to Speed Up Engagement Under Mutual Defense Cooperation Agreement

November 2, 2021 @ 08:08 AM

Greece on Monday signed an Implementation Arrangement (IA) to accelerate its defense cooperation with the U.S

Russian Drones to Help Monitor Venezuelan Oil Pipelines

October 16, 2021 @ 02:14 PM

Russia will supply unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) for monitoring oil pipelines and detecting oil spills in Venezuela as per a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed during the XV Russian-Venezuelan Intergovernmental Commission in Moscow earlier this week. The signing of the MoU took place in the presence of the head of the Venezuelan delegation, Minister of People's Power for Industry and National Production Jorge Appeaca and Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Yuri Borisov

Sweden, France Sign Letter of Intent on Defense Cooperation

October 4, 2021 @ 03:21 PM

The ministers of defense of France and Sweden signed a letter of intent on defense cooperation aiming to strengthen stability in Northern Europe. The Franco-Swedish cooperation reaffirms their commitment to the Mutual Assistance Clause - Article 42