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...

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)

India Not Going to Sign Defense Cooperation Deal with U.S.-Pentagon

March 16, 2021 @ 10:50 AM

The Pentagon has said that India wont sign any defense cooperation deal with the United States anytime soon. "India is not going to sign a mutual defense treaty with us any time soon, but they are a major defense partner of the United States and they are trying to become more interoperable with the U

Israel Aerospace Signs MoU with U.A.E.’s EDGE to Develop Anti-Drone Systems...

March 11, 2021 @ 08:36 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) today announced that it has signed an agreement with U.A

U.S. Grants $9M-Worth Military Equipment to Greece

February 26, 2021 @ 10:57 AM

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