Romania To Kickstart Negotiations For Shore-Based, Coastal Anti-Ship Missile System 'Soon'

July 18, 2018 @ 10:36 AM

Romanias defense ministry is expected to kickstart negotiations to purchase new shore-based, coastal anti-ship missile system this week to replace Soviet P-15 Termit, local media reports. According to a report by

Raytheon Wins $467M Worth Contract For 44 SM-3 Interceptor Missiles

July 17, 2018 @ 04:39 PM

Raytheon Company will produce, test and deliver 44 Standard Missile-3 Block IB interceptors under a $466.9 million U

Saab Unveils RBS15 Gungnir Anti-ship Missile at Farnborough Air Show

July 17, 2018 @ 08:13 AM

Saab has unveiled its RBS15 Gungnir next generation anti-ship missile system at the Farnborough International Airshow 2018 for the first time. The new system has autonomous all-weather capability of the RBS15 missile

US Navy Completes First Guided Flight Test Of Raytheon’s Enhanced Ship-Defense Missile...

July 16, 2018 @ 09:05 AM

The US Navy completed the first successful guided flight test of Raytheon's ESSM Block 2 intermediate-range, surface-to-air missile. The ESSM Block 2 missile features a new guidance system with dual mode active and semi-active radar

Finnish Navy to Acquire Israeli Gabriel Anti-Ship Missiles

July 6, 2018 @ 11:27 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has won a contract to supply Gabriel Surface-to-Surface Missiles System 2020 (SSM2020) to Finland to replace the current anti-ship missile system with the navy for EUR 162 million, with a EUR 193 million option. Finlands Minister of Defense Jussi Niinistö authorised the Finnish Defence Forces Logistics Command...

MBDA Completes Second Trials Of Sea Venom/ANL Anti-ship Missile

June 1, 2018 @ 11:26 AM

European firm MBDA successfully completed the second development firing of its Sea Venom/ANL anti-ship missile from a French Defence Procurement Agency (DGA – Direction Générale de lArmement) Panther test helicopter at Ile Du Levant in southeast France. The firing, which took place on 18 April 2018, highlighted Sea Venom/ANLs lock on after launch (LOAL) capabilities, the company press release said Thursday

New Russian Nuclear Submarine Armed With Hypersonic Missiles To Be Ready by...

June 1, 2018 @ 11:13 AM

Russia plans to start building its newest and most advanced nuclear powered submarine armed with hypersonic missiles by 2023, TASS reports. "The Husky has been included in the state armament program for 2018-2027

Raytheon to Deliver Naval Strike Missile to US Navy

June 1, 2018 @ 06:36 AM

Raytheon has won $14.8 million contract for Over-the-Horizon Weapon Systems for the US Navy

UK’s £850m Sea Ceptor Missile System Enters Service

May 24, 2018 @ 11:20 AM

UK's new Sea Ceptor missile system worth £850 million meant to protect Royal Navys new aircraft carriers has entered service. “Sea Ceptor provides a shield against airborne threats, including hostile combat jets, helicopters and other missiles, and has been developed and manufactured through Ministry of Defence contracts worth around £850m,” UK MoD said in a statement Thursday

US Air Force B-1B Bomber Test Launches Two Long Range Anti-Ship Missiles...

May 24, 2018 @ 10:03 AM

Lockheed Martin successfully fired two production representative Long Range Anti-Ship Missiles (LRASM) from a U.S

AEGIS-equipped Destroyer ‘USS Milius’ Joins US Navy Fleet In Japan

May 22, 2018 @ 03:26 PM

The US Navy has deployed Aegis-equipped destroyer to Japan on Tuesday, as part of the navy's strategy to furnish the Indo-Pacific region with the most advanced and capable defense units. The destroyer USS Milius joined the U

Raytheon Wins $77M US Navy Contract for Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile Block...

May 19, 2018 @ 09:58 AM

The US Navy has awarded a $77 million worth contract to Raytheon to support Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile (ESSM) program, Block 2 multi-year production requirements, the Department of defense announced Friday. Raytheon is contracted to provide “the engineering, test equipment, material and management necessary to transition Evolved Sea Sparrow Missile (ESSM) Block 2 engineering, manufacturing and development into low-rate manufacturing, fabricating and production of ESSM Block 2 missiles,” the statement says