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Russian S-500 Air Defense System: Is it worth the Hype?

July 11, 2020 @ 01:11 AM

The S-500 Prometheus also known as 55R6M "Triumfator-M" is a Russian surface-to-air missile/anti-ballistic missile defence system. After years spent in development, the S-500 will be ready for trials by the Russian Aerospace Forces (RAF) later this year, the head of the RAFs anti-aircraft missile section, Major General Sergey Babakov said on...

Bomb, Not Cyber Attack May Have Caused Iranian Nuclear Facility Explosion

July 7, 2020 @ 05:05 PM

Early on the morning of July 2, 2020, a fire and then an explosion were reported at an above-ground building in the Natanz nuclear enrichment facility, which was later ascertained to be a centrifuge assembly building. A bomb planted by an insider and not a suspected Israeli cyber-attack may have caused...

With improved missile, Turkey's Sungur/PorSav Short range Air Defence System gets more bite

July 3, 2020 @ 03:56 PM

Turkish armed forces unveiled the Sungur short range air defence system (SHORAD) which will form the bottom rung of a layered air defence system. It is meant to be effective against drones and low flying helicopters and aircraft. The system utilizes a new generation missile from the PORSAV Man-portable Air Defense...

Chinese Z10 and Indian Apache Helicopter

July 2, 2020 @ 03:14 PM

As China and India build up forces following the bloody encounter in Galwan, one of the key assets both would use in the event of a conflict would be combat helicopters. Indian Apache helicopters have already been seen hovering in the skies over Ladakh while the Chinese state media has released...

Chinese Missile Early Warning System-with Russian Help- May be Nearing Completion

June 29, 2020 @ 10:24 AM

A Chinese missile early warning system –based on the Russian Tundra satellites and Voronezh ground-based radar stations may be closer to completion going by recent events and statements. “Russia is helping China to build a missile attack warning system that could significantly increase China's defense capabilities,” a commentary in the semi-official...

New Land Weapons at Russian 75th Victory Parade

June 24, 2020 @ 12:32 PM

Russia has traditionally shown new weapons in its yearly military parade to commemorate its victory over Nazi Germany in World War II. The year 2020 marks the 75th anniversary of the ‘Great Patriotic war, as Russia calls World War II. In this years parade Russia has displayed several state-of-the-art weapon systems. We...

Turkey First Indigenous Helicopter Engine to be Ready for Integration This Year

June 23, 2020 @ 09:14 AM

Turkeys Industry and Technology Minister Mustafa Varank announced June 20 that the TS1400 engine will be delivered in 2020 for integration into the T-625 Gökbey Utility Helicopter. Mustafa Varank also said that “Core of the T-625 helicopters engine was tested at TAI,” The TAI T625 Gökbey is a twin-engine light transport/utility helicopter...

China Highlights Anti Ship Missiles as 3 US Aircraft carrier sail in the Indo-Pacific region

June 18, 2020 @ 11:30 AM

The Chinese media has played up possessing indigenous ‘killer weapons like DF-21D and DF-26 anti-ship ballistic missiles ‘designed to sink aircraft carriers as the United States sends three of its Aircraft Carriers as part of massive armada sailing close to Chinese territorial waters. The US Navy carriers, namely the USS Theodore...

Free Flow of Weapons Make Peace Difficult in Libya

June 14, 2020 @ 12:38 PM

An almost inexhaustible flow of weapons to the two main fighting sides in the Libyan conflict has made peace a fragile commodity in Libya. The liberal deployment of heavy and expensive weapons- tanks, armored vehicles, drones, helicopters and electronic warfare equipment- despite a United Nations embargo show the high stakes game...

US hands over Six jets meant for Ankara to US Air Force

June 13, 2020 @ 01:52 PM

Turkey Officially Out of F-35 Project The United States National Defence Authorization Act (NDAA) 2021 has authorized the Air Force to utilize, modify, and operate six Turkish F-35s that were manufactured but never delivered because Turkey was suspended from the F-35 program. The NDAA which is expected to be passed into law...

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