Indian Army Tests Dedicated Freight Corridor

June 15, 2021 @ 09:20 AM

The Indian Army tested the Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC) developed by the Indian Railways for faster movement of freight across the country. On Monday, the army conducted a successful trial by moving a military train loaded with vehicles and equipment from New Rewari to New Phulera validating the efficacy of the...

Ukraine, Pakistan Discussing Joint Venture, Technology Transfer Deals

June 11, 2021 @ 01:40 PM

Ukraine and Pakistan appear to be discussing several options for joint ventures and technology transfer following last months visit of Pak Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa to Ukraine where he was given a demonstration of tanks, anti-tank guided missiles (ATGM) and drones among others. Weapons demonstrated to General Bajwa and...

Russia Enters into a Military Cooperation Agreement with the Republic of Congo

June 10, 2021 @ 06:47 PM

Russian warships will be able to enter The Republic of Congo, and planes can land on the territory of that country as per an agreement between the two countries. An intergovernmental agreement on military cooperation signed on October 24, 2019, entered into force on April 15, 2021

Despite Unprecedented Pressure, Russia sold Arms to 51 Countries: Top Official

June 8, 2021 @ 05:28 AM

Despite unprecedented pressure (in the form of sanctions), Russia exported weapons to 51 countries and fulfilled multibillion-dollar contracts, according to the head of the Russian agency for military technical cooperation (FSMTC) Dmitry Shugaev. Shugaev said Russias partners are primarily from Asian and African regions

Indo-Russian Ka-226T Helicopter Project could become Model for Moscow’s Tech Transfer Policy...

May 30, 2021 @ 02:45 PM

The Indo-Russian Ka-226T Helicopter project could become a future model for protection of Russian intellectual property (IP) while transferring technology to international partners for local manufacture and assembly. In order to increase revenues from the commercialization of Russian intellectual property, state-owned arms export agency, Rosoboronexport (RoE) has developed methodologies for assessing the cost of technology transfer

Despite F-35 Deal Cancellation, U.S. Accounted for 40% of Turkey’s Defense Exports...

May 11, 2021 @ 05:16 PM

Despite throwing Turkey out of the F-35 program and imposing sanctions on top Turkish defense industry officials, the U.S

Honeywell Fined $13 Million Civil Penalty for U.S. Arms Export Control Violations

May 5, 2021 @ 08:43 AM

Honeywell International will pay a civil penalty of $13 million to the U.S

Worldwide Military Spending Grew 2.6% in 2020 Despite 4.4% COVID-led Decrease in

April 26, 2021 @ 06:41 AM

Even as global GDP dropped by 4.4% owing to the coronavirus pandemic last year, the world continued decade-long trend of buying more weapons

Pakistan Exhibits JF-17 Jet, Al-Khalid Tank in Iraqi Defense Exhibition

April 7, 2021 @ 08:39 AM

Pakistan exhibited models of its JF-17 fighter jet, Al-Khalid battle tank, Takbir precision munition and Azmat-class missile boat among other defense hardware in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. This is the first ever exhibition of Pakistani defense goods in Iraq which is one of the main buyers of military hardware after the Gulf nations and Egypt,

Australia Launches $761M Missile Project

March 31, 2021 @ 08:14 AM

Australia is liaising with the United States to build its own guided missiles under a $761 million (A$1 billion) ten-year long project. “Creating our own sovereign capability on Australian soil is essential to keep Australians safe,” Prime Minister Scott Morrison said while launching the project on Wednesday

European Union Creates €5B Fund to Finance Overseas Military Ops

March 23, 2021 @ 05:34 AM

The European Union (EU) announced on Monday that it has established European Peace Facility (EPF) an off-budget fund worth ~€5 billion for the period 2021-2027 to finance military operations abroad. The new financial instrument will cover all of EUs external actions that have military or defence implications under the Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP)