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Aero Vodochody Delivers Final Modernized L-159 to Czech Army

January 20, 2023 @ 11:51 AM

Czech company Aero Vodochody completed the prescribed repairs (PP16) on all 16 single-seat L-159 ALCA aircraft and handed over the last one to the Czech Air Force. The L-159s have been...

Some Foreign Buyers of Russian Defense Products Delaying Payments: Putin

January 20, 2023 @ 11:37 AM

Export customers of Russian equipment are deferring payments, President Vladimir Putin said at a meeting with workers at the Obukhov plant, which is part of the Almaz-Antey concern. “Some of our...

Israel Aerospace Unveils POINT BLANK Hand-launched Electro-optical Guided Missile

January 20, 2023 @ 11:05 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has unveiled its POINT BLANK electro-optically guided missile, that can be carried in a soldiers backpack. The system answers the battlefield requirement to provide tactical units ranging...

Ukraine’s Missile Strike Fright Pushes Russia to Erect Pantsirs over Moscow Rooftops...

January 20, 2023 @ 07:31 AM

Fear of Ukrainian missiles blitzing over capital Moscow has forced Russia to deploy Pantsir-S1 air defense systems on the top of several defense and administrative buildings. The Pantsir short-to-medium-range systems are...

Ukraine to Get Archer Self-Propelled Guns, CV90 IFVs, Leclerc Tanks

January 19, 2023 @ 01:30 PM

Ukraine is likely to get Archer self-propelled guns and CV90 infantry fighting vehicles fro, Sweden, and Leclerc tanks from France. Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson was quoted as saying by

Australia Earmarks $2B for Black Hawk Helicopters

January 19, 2023 @ 01:05 PM

Australias defence ministry is buying 40 Black Hawk helicopters for $1.96 billion to replace the Armys ageing MRH-90 Taipan choppers

Russian Buk SAMs Destroy Over 60 Targets in Ukraine, MoD Says

January 19, 2023 @ 12:14 PM

Russian Army's Buk medium-range air defense systems have destroyed over 60 targets during the combat operations in Ukraine, reported on Wednesday the Russian Ministry of Defense. The Russians have labelled the latest Buk-M3 as the "drone...

China Tests Quick Deployment with Y-20 Transport Aircraft

January 19, 2023 @ 07:45 AM

Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Forces surface-to-air missile unit for the first time tested its quick deployment capability by flying with Y-20 large transport aircraft during recent exercises. Long-range, rapid deployment of heavy surface-to-air missiles...

Thales to Maintain and Support S1850M Radar

January 19, 2023 @ 06:43 AM

Thales has agreed to support S1850M Long Range Air Surveillance Radars under a contract signed with OCCAR (Organization for Joint Armament Co-operation) on behalf of the French, Italian and UK Navies. This new substantial service contract...

Sabena technics, Thales to Upgrade French CN-235 Fleet

January 19, 2023 @ 06:28 AM

The consortium formed by Sabena technics and Thales will upgrade the French Air and Space Forces fleet of CN-235 twin-turboprop tactical transport and logistics aircraft. The 27 CN-235s will be upgraded with state-of-the-art avionics to allow...

Estonia Eyes Additional K9 Thunder Howitzers amid ‘Lessons from Ukraine’

January 18, 2023 @ 01:24 PM

Estonias Ministry of Defence is buying 12 additional K9 Thunder howitzers from South Koreas Hanwha Defense. Owing to the deal, the countrys armed forces are to operate a total of 36 such weapons

Netherlands to send Patriot Systems to Ukraine

January 18, 2023 @ 01:04 PM

Ukraines airspace will be protected from Russian missiles and drones by yet another Patriot battery pledged by the Netherlands. "Very important news came from Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte today," Ukraines President Vladimir Zelenskyy said in...

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