Is North Korea Preparing For Next Ballistic Missile Test?

September 4, 2017 @ 01:24 PM

North Korea is likely to be readying another ballistic missile launch following its sixth nuclear test Sunday. South Koreas military has observed, what it infers as the preparation for a North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile test, Chang Kyung-soo, a South Korean Defense Ministry official was quoted as saying to lawmakers by...

China Begins Training Pilots To Fly J-20, Yun-20 Military Aircraft

September 4, 2017 @ 12:03 PM

China has started a training program to prepare a new generation of pilots to fly the J-20 jet fighter and Yun-20 transport aircraft. More than a thousand new cadets have been inducted into China's Air Force Aviation University

Data On 9,400 US Military, Intelligence Personnel Left Exposed For More Than...

September 4, 2017 @ 11:09 AM

US files that contain personal information of military and intelligence personnel were exposed for public download for more than a year on a misconfigured cloud server. However, it was discovered earlier this year

Russia Launches Sovershenny Corvette's Sea Trials

September 2, 2017 @ 11:51 AM

Russia has launched sea trials of Sovershenny corvette, which had been built at the Amursky ship yard. The corvettes crew jointly with the ship yard representatives will check systems and mechanisms of the ship, including operability of power plant, steering control, additional mechanisms, communication and navigation equipment, and anchor arrangement

US Littoral Combat Ship 'Little Rock' Completes Acceptance Trial

September 2, 2017 @ 11:25 AM

Futures fifth Freedom-variant Littoral Combat Ship USS Little Rock has completed US Navy acceptance trials last week. Following the trails, now Lockheed Martin and Fincantieri Marinette Marine are readying the LCS for delivery in the coming weeks, the Naval service announced Friday

Indian Navy Issues RFI For 12 Anti-Torpedo Submarine Defense Systems

September 1, 2017 @ 03:55 PM

Indian Navy has floated a global request for information (RFI) to buy 12 anti-torpedo defense systems (ATDS) and associated equipment for its submarines. “The ATDS is an important program, and the aquisition will be on a fast-track basis,“ a senior Indian Navy official was quoted as saying by

Indian Govt Finalizing Cyber Security Standards For Mobile Companies

September 1, 2017 @ 02:55 PM

Indian government is finalising cyber security standards to counter rising cyber attacks and breach of financial and personal data from mobile-phone companies. “The products of all mobile manufacturing units must be security-compliant

Chrome-Plated Tubes For M777A2 Howitzers

August 31, 2017 @ 04:56 PM

US Watervliet Arsenal is working on incorporating chrome plating into the manufacture of the 155mm M777A2 howitzer developed with the Marine Corps. Recently Watervliet Arsenal has won US Army contract to manufacture more than 100 M776 Full-Bore Chrome Tubes for the lightweight 155mm towed-howitzer system, the M777A2

Japan To Invest In Missile Strike Capability

August 31, 2017 @ 02:51 PM

Japans defense ministry wants $160 million for developing longer-range missiles to counter North Korea. If the requested funds in budget is approved, the proposal for a rise of 2

Indian Army's Light Machine Gun Tender Cancelled

August 31, 2017 @ 01:34 PM

Indias Ministry of Defence (MoD) has cancelled its three-year-old tender to procure 9,462 7.62 mm light machine guns (LMGs) for the Indian Army (IA)

General Dynamics Wins Hydra-70 Rocket Program Contract

August 31, 2017 @ 12:55 PM

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems has won a $60 million contract modification from US Army Contracting Command to produce 2.75"/70mm Hydra-70 air-to-ground rocket system for US military services and Foreign Military Sales customers

Mahindra Defence Initiates Lockheed Martin C-130J Training Centre In India

August 31, 2017 @ 12:05 PM

Indias Mahindra Defence Systems has started a C-130J Super Hercules simulator training centre at the Air Force (IAF) station in Hindon outside Delhi. The facility offers training with a full motion simulator to the crew that operate the C-130J special operations aircraft acquired from Lockheed Martin in 2011