500 Rockets To Be Launched During Air Defense Exercise In Siberia

March 15, 2017 @ 10:07 AM

About 500 rockets that include S-400, S-300, Tor-M2U, Osa and Strla-10 missile systems will be launched during a large-scale air defense exercise that began at the Telemba military training ground in Siberias Republic of Buryatia, the regions press service said. "The maneuvers are held as part of the combat preparations of...

Ukraine Test-fires New Batch Of STUGNA Anti-Tank Missile

March 10, 2017 @ 12:41 PM

Ukraines State Kyiv Design Bureau, Luch, has test-fired its new batch of anti-tank precision-guided missile. The bureau released a video showing the test-firing of a ‘Stugna anti-tank missile at a military range Friday

India To Deploy Israeli SPYDER Air Defence Missile System Near Pakistan Border

February 28, 2017 @ 10:50 AM

The Indian Air Force is in the process of deploying Israeli SPYDER air defence missile system on the western borders that it shares with Pakistan in the coming weeks. The air force aims to boost its readiness to strike down any aerial threat from Pakistan,

UAE Awards Rosoboronexport US$708 Million Anti-armor Missiles Contract: IDEX 2017 News

February 21, 2017 @ 09:43 AM

Russian arms agency Rosoboronexport has been awarded an AED2.6 billion (US$708 million approx) contract by the UAE Armed Forces to supply anti-armour missiles

Communications System Upgrade For Russian S-400 Missile Defence System

February 14, 2017 @ 07:56 AM

The air defense missile systems – S-400, S-500 and ‘Vityaz will get an upgrade with new Tuf-MA and Tuf-M2 communication systems, currently being developed by the Russian air defense. The new system will have the possibility of high-frequency tuning for electronic reconnaissance, equipping the defense missiles systems with a higher potential...

Intensified Missile Tests By N Korea, China, India and Pakistan in 2016

January 28, 2017 @ 02:24 PM

North Korea, India and Pakistan launched a total of about 37, some capable of carrying nuclear weapons in 2016 making it one the busiest years for medium-to-long-range missile tests in recent memory. North Korea reportedly carried out about 25 medium to long range missile test launches of which just one was claimed as a success by Pyongyang

Raytheon Wins Patriot system upgrade Contract

December 30, 2016 @ 02:16 PM

Raytheon has won a $600 million contract from undisclosed country to upgrade the Patriot Integrated Air and Missile Defense System from an unidentified country to the most advanced configuration available. The Configuration 3+ with Post Deployment Build 8 software and hardware enables the Patriot to use the PAC-3 missile Segment Enhancement interceptor, which provides greater range and mobility in destroying tactical ballistic missiles, the company announced Thursday

Russia Develops Advanced Anti-Radar Missile For 5th-generation PAK FA Jet

November 8, 2016 @ 10:28 AM

Russias Tactical Missiles Corporation has developed an advanced anti-radar missile Kh-58UShK for the fifth-generation T-50 PAK FA (Prospective Airborne Complex of Frontline Aviation) fighter jet. Now the advanced Anti radar missile can be carried by T-50 PAK FA fighter jet,

MBDA To Fit Sea Ceptor Air Defense Missile System On Type 26

November 5, 2016 @ 05:15 AM

UK Ministry of Defense has awarded $125 million to MBDA for the advanced Sea Ceptor air defense missile system to be fitted to each of the new Type 26 ships. Using innovations in radar and datalink technology that will guide these powerful missiles with pinpoint accuracy, Sea Ceptor will provide the Royal Navy with a shield against airborne threats such as the new generation of supersonic anti-ship missiles, fast jets, helicopters and unmanned aerial vehicles, the MoD said in a statement Friday

Javelin Team Signs Letter Of Intent With India's Tata For Missile System...

August 31, 2016 @ 04:54 PM

The Javelin Joint Venture team signed a letter of intent (LOI) with Indias Tata Power to explore co-development and production of the Javelin anti-armour missile system. As part of the LOI, the Javelin Joint Venture (JJV) and Tata Power SED will create a strategy to co-develop and produce the Javelin missile system and integrate platform mounts to meet Indian requirements

Lockheed Martin PAC-3 Missile Achieves Initial Operational Capability

August 17, 2016 @ 12:59 PM

The US Army recently declared Initial Operational Capability (IOC) for the Lockheed Martin PAC-3 Missile Segment Enhancement (MSE) interceptor. "This is an extremely significant milestone in the maturity of our PAC-3 MSE interceptor, providing the warfighter with a more advanced hit-to-kill interceptor against the full spectrum of lower-tier threats," said Scott Arnold, vice president of PAC-3 programs at Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control Wednesday

S. Korea Plans To Deploy Air-Launched GPS-Based Taurus Missiles To Hit North's...

August 9, 2016 @ 01:50 PM

South Korea plans to deploy "jamming proof" Taurus air-to-ground guided missiles that can be carried on its F-15K fighters in a bid to boost its strike capabilities by the end of this year to counter military threats from North Korea. "Taurus missiles combined with GPS receivers and the flight termination system, or FTS, will be deployed in two to three months with the Air Force," an official from the Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) was quoted as saying by