Elbit Systems to Display its UAV Prowess at IDEX 2023

February 16, 2023 @ 05:49 AM

Israels Elbit Systems will present the Skylark 3 Hybrid UAS and Hermes 900 MALE UAS at the IDEX 2023 exhibition taking place in the United Arab Emirates next week. The 2021 edition of the IDEX marked the first participation of Israeli companies in a U

F-35 Jets at Aero India Raise Expectations of Sale to New Delhi

February 13, 2023 @ 03:14 PM

Touted to be the worlds most advanced fighter, the F-35A fighters made its debut at the Aero India 2023 (Feb. 13-17) show, sending signals of U

India Opting to Modernize Existing Su-30MKIs instead of buying new ones?

February 7, 2023 @ 07:39 AM

Indias Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) is reportedly requesting $4 billion from the defence ministry to modernise the Air Forces Su-30MKI fleet, but what happened to the ‘speedy procurement of Su-30MKI that was on cards? In July 2020, Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) greenlit an Air Force proposal to speedily procure

France’s DGA Receives 1st Rafale Built to Replace Greek Jets

January 13, 2023 @ 11:16 AM

Dassault Aviation handed over a two-seat Rafale F3R fighter to the General Directorate of Armaments (DGA), aimed to replace ones purchased from the French Air Force by Greece. The “B359” aircraft was delivered to the DGA on December 29 at the Dassault Aviation site in Mérignac (Gironde)...

Questions over German F-35 Purchase after its Grounding in the U.S.

December 30, 2022 @ 05:48 AM

Some military experts are on the fence on Germanys decision to buy F-35 stealth fighter jets, after an American F-35B crashed recently which led to its type being grounded in the U.S

Ukraine to Receive 30 More Czech-Modernized T-72 Tanks from African Country

December 15, 2022 @ 01:36 PM

Czech Republics Excalibur Army will hand over another 30 upgraded T-72 tanks to Ukraines armed forces soon, which have been purchased from an unnamed African country. The modernization work will be carried out under an option for 30 additional tanks to the 90 T-72Bs already purchased, which the

S.Korea Plans First Homegrown Missile for KF-21 Jet

December 12, 2022 @ 06:55 AM

South Koreas Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has confirmed plans to locally develop a long-range air-to-ground missile to arm the KF-21 fighter jet. DAPA will be investing KRW 190 billion ($145 million) from this month until 2028 for the development project

Taiwan to Produce 100+ Iranian Shahed 136-Like Chien Hsiang Loitering Munitions by

November 22, 2022 @ 04:19 AM

Taiwan wants to produce 104 Chien Hsiang loitering munitions which bears similarities with Iran-produced Shahed-136 drones currently in use by Russia against Ukraine, within the next three years. Chi Li-ping, head of NCSIST, was quoted as saying by

Who fired the Alleged S-300 Missile at Poland?

November 16, 2022 @ 11:00 AM

A “Russia-made” alleged S-300 missile struck eastern Poland on Tuesday afternoon, marking the first time since Ukraines invasion that weapons came down on a NATO country. But, who fired it? Both Russian and Ukrainian forces have used Russia-made munitions during the nine-month conflict, with the latter deploying Russia-produced missiles as part of its air defense system

Germany May Reduce ‘Dependency’ on Swiss Weapons after Switzerland Blocks Munitions Export...

November 7, 2022 @ 06:20 AM

Traditionally neutral Switzerland has yet again blocked Germany from sending Swiss-made munitions to warn-torn Ukraine, which may force Germany to reduce its "dependency" on importing weapons, even from the “neutral” country. “There is no reason to reply favorably to the German request to transmit Swiss military equipment to Ukraine,” Economic Affairs Minister Guy Parmelin explained in a letter to German Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht last week

Iranian Vessel Damaged in 2020 Fire Modernized to Carry Cruise Missiles

November 5, 2022 @ 08:24 AM

Iranian Navys Konarak support vessel that was damaged in friendly fire in 2020 has now been completely redesigned. Navy Commander Rear Admiral Shahram Irani told