Lockheed Martin Wins $332 Million Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System Contract

June 16, 2016 @ 07:04 AM

Lockheed Martin has received a $331.8 million contract from the US Army for the production of Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) rockets

Pyongyang Deploys 300 Multiple Launch Rocket Systems Along Frontline: S. Korean Military

April 25, 2016 @ 10:55 AM

North Korea has deployed about 300 new multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS) along its front line with South Korea, Seouls military officials told Yonhap Sunday. According to the report, Pyongyang has placed the 122 millimeter rocket launchers north of the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) that separates the two Koreas

Nuclear Weapons Need To Be Ready For Use: N. Korean Leader

March 5, 2016 @ 08:33 AM

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Friday ordered the country's nuclear weapons to be made ready for use at a moment's notice. He also said the communist country will revise its military posture so it can be ready to carry out pre-emptive attacks, stressing that the current situation has become very...

Orbital ATK Wins $14 Million Contract for US Army Guided Multiple Launch...

January 21, 2016 @ 09:54 AM

Lockheed Martin has awarded a $14 million contract to Orbital ATK to produce its Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) Alternative Warhead (AW) for the US Army. In tests, the Orbital ATK warheads with Lethality Enhanced Ordnance (LEO) technology achieved the Armys stated requirements for area effects, but left behind no...

Tornado Rocket Systems To Enter Service With Russia’s Western Military District

January 16, 2016 @ 10:15 AM

The Russian Western Military District (WMD) will receive over 40 units of advanced rocket launchers, district spokesman Col. Igor Muginov said

Two US Air Force Contracts Worth $79 Million Awarded For Rocket Propulsion...

January 14, 2016 @ 08:13 AM

The US Department of Defense has awarded two contracts total worth $79 million for development of rocket propulsion system prototypes for the Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) program. As per terms of the Air Force contracts, the two awardees ATK Launch Systems Inc

India Tests Pinaka II Rocket System

January 4, 2016 @ 12:09 PM

India has successfully completed user-assisted trials of its multiple launch rocket system Pinaka II, at the Pokhran field firing range in northern state of Rajasthan, local media reported on Sunday. The tests were held by the developing company, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), and the Indian Army

US Navy Delivers First APKWS Laser-Guided Rocket Units To Jordan

December 1, 2015 @ 09:33 AM

Jordan has received the first Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS) laser-guided rocket units from the US Navy. The Navy and BAE Systems recently shipped 110 Advanced Precision Kill Weapons System units to Jordan for integration on its CASA CN-235 light gunship aircraft

US Army’s Apache helicopters Will Fire Laser Guided Rockets In Afghan, Iraq...

October 14, 2015 @ 12:13 PM

The US Army has procured an unspecified quantity of BAE Systems Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWSTM) laser-guided rockets for use in on going operations in Iraq and Afghanistan. This deployment marks the first time U

Saab To Deliver Carl Gustaf Weapon System To EDA States

June 12, 2015 @ 12:38 PM

Saab announced Thursday that it has signed a SEK127 million (US $15 million) contract with the European Defense Agency (EDA) to deliver Carl-Gustaf ammunition to Agency member states Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, the Czech Republic and Poland. Deliveries will take place during 2016

Russia Starts Anti-Sabotage Nepryadva Grenade Launcher Mass Production

February 24, 2015 @ 02:40 PM

Russian JSC Bazalt has announced that it has started mass production of DP-64 "Nepryadva" double-barrel anti-sabotage grenade launcher following an order from Russian Defense Ministry, Ria Novosti reported today. "The DP-64 is currently in mass production

Defense, Aerospace & Cyber Security Shows On The Rise, Several New Expos

December 5, 2014 @ 04:18 PM

In the past five years, defense shows and exhibitions around the world have ballooned owing to the surge in demand for military technology and arms in growing markets. This surge is credited to an influx of new defense and aerospace exhibitions launched around the world