US Blocks Sale of Sig Sauer Weapons To Turkish President's Security Guards

September 19, 2017 @ 10:48 AM

The United States has blocked the sale of $1.2-million (1-million-euros) worth of arms to Turkeys President Recep Tayyip Erdoğans security guards, following violence against protesters during Erdogans visit to Washington in May

Jordan to Receive 5.56mm Ammo For Anti-terror Ops in $49 Million FMS

September 2, 2017 @ 06:48 AM

Black Hills Ammunition, South Dakota, is being awarded a $49.9 million contract with a five-year ordering period for 5

Orbital ATK Signs Supply Agreements With Premier Commercial Ammunition Suppliers

July 13, 2017 @ 03:00 PM

Orbital ATK has signed long-term agreements with premier commercial ammunition suppliers, valued in excess of $400 million over a three-year period that span from 2018 to 2020.

Rostec Likely To Launch Tank Ammo Production In Indonesia

April 24, 2017 @ 01:33 PM

Russian Rostecs subsidiary, Techmash is considering licensed production of ammunition in Indonesia. Techmash is currently considering the production of ammunition for heavy armored vehicles purchased in the Russian Federation, particularly of the 30 mm and 100 mm caliber artillery shells, Sergey Abramov, Industrial director of Rostec weapons cluster, commenting on the...

Rheinmetall To Supply Ammunition For F-35 Fighter Jet

March 6, 2017 @ 01:33 PM

Rheinmetall has won a US$6.5 million (6

Indian Army to Receive 2 BAE Systems’ M777 ULH howitzer Guns In

February 25, 2017 @ 11:41 AM

BAE Systems will be supplying two out of 145 M777 155mm/39-calibre ultra lightweight howitzer (ULH) guns in June, for Indian army to carry out tests with the countrys ammunition. “This is routine procedure, so that the army can prepare its ‘range tables

US Air Force Deploys TASER X26P Smart Weapons

February 3, 2017 @ 09:09 AM

TASER International announced Thursday the purchase of an order for TASER X26P Smart Weapons for the US Air Force received through our exclusive sole source distributor, AARDVARK. This order was received and anticipated to ship in the first quarter of 2017

US Eyeing To Replace Cluster Bomb Rounds With New Munitions

January 20, 2017 @ 08:04 AM

US officials are hoping that a new artillery warhead that would replace a cluster-bomb round could help eliminate unwanted casualties in the future. The M30A1 guided multiple launch rocket system alternate warhead recently debuted during a test fire exercise in Kuwait, US Army announced Tuesday

China Offers Philippines $14M Worth Small Arms, Boats To Fight Drugs

December 20, 2016 @ 12:40 PM

Philippines has been offered guns and equipment worth US$14 million (RM62.6 million) by China to fight against drugs and terrorism

Saab Announces Carl-Gustaf M4 Order, Refuses To Name Customer

December 5, 2016 @ 12:20 PM

Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract for the Carl-Gustaf M4 multi-role weapon system, but declined to name the customer. This is Saab´s fourth customer for the system since its launch in late 2014

Rheinmetall, Day & Zimmermann JV To Make Medium-Calibre Ammunition

December 2, 2016 @ 01:55 PM

Rheinmetall and Day & Zimmermann (D&Z) have formed a joint venture to make medium-calibre ammunition for US market, including the 25mm for F35 Joint Strike Fighter. The two firms announced the move at the AUSA show in Washington D

Pakistan Ordnance Factories Sign Four LoUs For Export, Tech Transfer Of Weapons...

November 24, 2016 @ 03:15 PM

Pakistan Ordnance Factories Wah (POF) signed four Letters of Understanding (LoUs) with international companies for export of arms, ammunition, transfer of technology and joint production. All the LOUs were signed during the second day of the ongoing IDEAS-2016 Expo in Karachi