Weapons Sales to Pakistan, Africa Make China World’s Fifth Biggest Arms Exporter...

March 18, 2013 @ 08:32 AM

China has stormed the world arms exporters big league by displacing the U.K

Russia To Closely Monitor Arms Sales Dumping

March 14, 2013 @ 04:46 PM

The Russian Defense Ministry and the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation (FSMTS) announced today that the duo have agreed to join forces to ensure arms delivered to the Russian army and their export variants are sold at the same prices. The two will join forces to ensure Russian arms manufacturers maintain...

Russia Grabs $2.5 Billion In Weapons Sales In First Two Months

March 4, 2013 @ 10:46 AM

Russia sold weapons worth $2.5 billion to militaries around the world in the first two months of 2013, according to the Federal Service for Military and Technical Cooperation

Russia Increases Arms Sales By $15 Billion, Bags New Clients In Africa

February 2, 2013 @ 12:33 PM

Russia has sold $15.2 billion in weaponry in 2012, expanding its client base to include more African nations

Russia To Construct New Radar Stations In 2013

December 27, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

The Russian Ministry of Defense has announced its plans to build two new radar stations in the east Siberia's Krasnoyarsk Territory and the south Siberian Altai Republic in 2013. “New stations will be constructed across Russia, including in Yeniseysk [Krasnodar] and Barnaul [Altai],” Gen

Russia Lagging Behind U.S In Arms Sales Growth

December 17, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

The U.S Defense Security Cooperation Agency has earned $65 billion in sales of equipment and services to allies in 2012 compared with last year’s $35 billion

Russian Arms Manufacturers Embezzled $257 Million In 2012: Investigators

November 28, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Russian investigators looking into allegations of kickbacks and corruptions have uncovered that state-run companies have embezzled more 10 billion rubles ($257 million) this year. According to Investigative Committee spokesman Alexander Sorochkin, the alleged sum included 6

Russia Gets Six Pantsir Air Defense Systems

November 23, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Russia has received six Pantsir-S short-range air defense systems, said the head of air defense troops of Russia's Air Forces, Maj. Gen

Top U.S, Russian Military Officers Lose Jobs Over Sex Scandal

November 22, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

The U.S and Russia may not have many things in common but the two super powers have found their respective high ranking military officials in rather embarrassing dealings this month

Russian Su-24 Aircraft Crashes During Training Flight

October 31, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

The Russian Defense Ministry has announced that a Sukhoi Su-24 Fencer fighter-bomber crashed on Tuesday during a training flight in the Chelyabinsk region when its nose cone came off. “After an unsuccessful attempt to make an emergency landing, the pilots decided to steer the falling aircraft away from populated areas and ejected safely,” the ministry said in a statement

Russia To Set Up Aerospace Company To Develop Hypersonic Weapons

September 20, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Russia is planning on setting up a super holding aerospace company that consists of missile makers and tactical missiles corporation which will develop hypersonic weapon technology. Dmitry Rogozin, Deputy Prime Minister of Russia, said, "Initially, we are talking about a big 'super-holding' based on Tactical Missiles Corporation and NPO Mashinostroyenie

Russia, South Africa Discuss Possible Joint Development Of Arms

September 18, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Russian arms manufacturer Rosoboronexport announced on Monday the possibility of a joint development of defense equipment with South Africa. “There is a great potential [for joint projects] in the area of radar equipment and rocket engines,” Rosoboronexport said in a statement