US Handover Two Counter-battery Radars To Ukraine

May 23, 2019 @ 05:50 AM

The Armed Forces of Ukraine took delivery of two modern AN/TPQ-30 counter-battery radars from the US government in an official handover ceremony this week, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry announced on 20 May. “These counter-battery stations are part of the US security assistance, costing more than $1

Malaysian Sukhoi-30MKM Fighters Get New Life Extension

March 27, 2019 @ 01:08 PM

The Royal Malaysian Air Forces Sukhoi fleet has got a new lease of life, for the next 15 years, under RM2.2 billion worth full refurbishment package, according to a report by The New Straits Times

Australian Army Orders Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar System Update From Saab

February 21, 2019 @ 07:17 AM

Saab received an order late December last year from the Capability Acquisition Sustainment Group (CASG) on behalf of the Australian Army to update the Wireless Audio Visual Emergency System (WAVES) equipment for the Counter Rocket, Artillery and Mortar (C-RAM) System. The WAVES equipment provides early warning audible and visual alerts when...

Russia Testing New Onboard Reconnaisance Attack System On Mi-28N Attack Helicopter

February 21, 2019 @ 07:08 AM

Russia is testing new electronic attack system onboard Mi-28N attack helicopter that has an artificial intelligence capable of analysing the target automatically without the help of a manual operator. "Trials are held on Mi-28N helicopters for the system with artificial intelligence — a new onboard reconnaisance attack system with the so-called...

Tata-Lockheed Martin JV Delivers 100th C-130J Super Hercules Empennage

February 20, 2019 @ 07:05 AM

Tata Lockheed Martin Aerostructures Limited (TLMAL) recently delivered the 100th C-130J Super Hercules empennage from its manufacturing facility located in Hyderabad, India. The delivery milestone highlights the ongoing success of Lockheed Martins hallmark Make in India partnership with Tata

Chinese PLA Rocket Force Launch New DF Ballistic Missiles In Promotional Video

February 20, 2019 @ 06:54 AM

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Rocket Force released a promotional video on Tuesday showcasing the countrys DF intermediate-range ballistic missile being fired from various platforms. According to Global Times, the minute-long video was posted on the Chinese PLA Rocket Force's newly registered Weibo and WeChat accounts, showcasing rare scenes of the mobilization, preparation and launch of multiple types of DF ballistic missiles in different terrains and conditions including desert, forest and snow

US Air Force Awards $739M Worth Contracts For Satellite Launch Missions

February 20, 2019 @ 05:05 AM

The US Air Force has awarded multiple contracts worth total $739 million for launch missions under the Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle (EELV) program, announced Tuesday evening by the Department of defense. The first contract worth over $441 million is awarded to United Launch Services (ULS) to deliver the SILENTBARKER, SBIRS GEO-5, and SBIRS GEO-6 missions to their intended orbits

Polish Air Force Orders APU Kits To Upgrade C-130 Aircraft Fleet

February 19, 2019 @ 10:59 AM

Kellstrom Defense Aerospace, Inc. (KDA) has partnered with Wojskowe Zakłady Lotnicze Nr 2 S

General Dynamics To Support Reset of US Marine Corps' Light Armored Vehicle...

February 19, 2019 @ 10:47 AM

General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada has been awarded a $37.2 million contract to deliver 60 hardware kits for the U

MBDA Unveils Self-Protection Module For Surface Ships

February 18, 2019 @ 03:29 PM

MBDA will be introducing the SPIMM (Self-Protection Integrated Mistral Module) designed to equip ships of all types, particularly those without a combat system (such as supply ships), at NAVDEX 2019 this week in UAE. The SPIMM module consists of a SIMBAD-RC automated naval turret equipped with two ready-to-fire Mistral missiles and a 360° infrared panoramic system to detect and track air and surface threats

MBDA Debuts Anti-tank Unmanned Ground Vehicle At IDEX 2019

February 18, 2019 @ 03:21 PM

MBDA and Milrem Robotics debut the worlds first anti-tank unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) at IDEX 2019, the main defence industry event in the MENA region. The joint project integrates the Milrem Robotics THeMIS unmanned ground vehicle with the MBDA IMPACT (Integrated MMP Precision Attack Combat Turret) system fitted with two MMP 5th generation battlefield engagement missiles and a self-defence machine gun

Iranian Navy Inducts New Cruise missile-equipped Submarine ‘Fateh’

February 18, 2019 @ 03:15 PM

Iran on Sunday inducted a new homegrown submarine dubbed Fateh (Conqueror) into the countrys Navy, the local media reports. The submarine was unveiled at a ceremony in Irans southern port city of Bandar Abbas