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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)...

Raytheon to Supply RAM Guided Missile Round Pack to US Navy, Qatar

May 11, 2018 @ 04:30 AM

Raytheon has won $242 million contract to supply Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM) Block 2 guided missile round pack, missile ordnance alterations, and spares to US Navy and Qatar for fiscal 2018. RAM is a missile system designed to provide anti-ship missile defense for multiple ship platforms

Indian Sales Push Israeli Defense Export to All-time High of $9.2 Billion

May 3, 2018 @ 12:30 PM

Sales of the Barak missile system and other weapons deals with India have pushed Israeli defence exports to an all-time high of $9.2 billion in 2017

Raytheon Wins $143 Million Contract to Supply 100 Tomahawk Missiles

May 1, 2018 @ 02:16 PM

Raytheon has won $143 million modification contract to procure 100 full-rate production Lot 15 Tomahawk Block IV all-up-round vertical launch system missiles. Work is expected to be completed in August 2020, US department of defense said in a statement Friday

Russia Plans to Reopen S-300 Anti-aircraft Missile Systems Sales to Syria

April 14, 2018 @ 12:42 PM

Russia plans to reopen sale of S-300 Anti-aircraft Missile defence systems to the Assad regime following the unilateral action of the US, France and the UK in launching airstrikes on Syria. “A few years ago, given the urgent request of some of our Western partners, we refused to supply the Anti-aircraft...

Lockheed Martin Wins $14M USAF Contract For Long Range Anti-Ship Missiles

April 13, 2018 @ 10:12 AM

The US Air Force has awarded a contract to Lockheed Martin to produce four Long Range Anti-Ship Missiles (LRASM), the Department of Defense announced Thursday. “Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, Orlando, Florida, has been awarded a $13,920,004 fixed-price incentive modification (P00012) to previously awarded contract FA8682-17-C-0037 for Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) Lot 1 production,” the statement reads

Air-launched Brahmos Cruise Missile to be tested against land target

April 11, 2018 @ 10:24 AM

Indias Brahmos missile, launched from a Su-30MKI fighter jet will be tested against a land target in the coming 2-3 months. The missile was earlier tested against a sea target in November 2017

MBDA’s CAAM Missile Qualified for Launch from Lockheed Martin’s ExLS Launcher...

April 9, 2018 @ 01:17 PM

MBDA and Lockheed Martin have jointly completed qualification of MBDAs Common Anti-air Modular Missile (CAMM) from Lockheed Martins Extensible Launching System (ExLS) 3-Cell Stand Alone Launcher following a series of trials. ExLS is a low-cost alternative for integrating new missiles and munitions into naval surface combatants leveraging Lockheed Martins proven Mk 41 Vertical Launching System (VLS) design and electronics

US Navy Submarine Certified For Patrol With Successful Trident II D5 Missile...

March 30, 2018 @ 02:53 PM

With the successful launch of two Trident II D5 Life Extension missiles built and upgraded by Lockheed Martin, the US Navy submarine USS Nebraska demonstrated the readiness of the crew and strategic weapon system. The test, known as Demonstration and Shakedown Operation (DASO) 28, took place in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of southern California March 26

USAF B-1B Bomber Test Launches Long Range Anti-Ship Missile

March 20, 2018 @ 08:51 AM

Lockheed Martin successfully tested a production-configuration Long Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM) from a U.S

Pakistan Navy Tests Land-launched Anti-ship Missile

March 13, 2018 @ 10:08 AM

Pakistan Navy test fired land based anti-ship missile as part of a training exercise from the coastal region on March 10, according to the Associated Press of Pakistan. The missile successfully followed its preplanned trajectory till accurate target engagement at sea, a statement by the Pakistan Navy (PN) said

Putin Reveals New Russian Nuclear Missile Defense

March 1, 2018 @ 01:15 PM

Russias President Vladimir Putin announced Thursday the creation of a nuclear powered cruise missile that guarantees an unlimited range and high speed and is capable of penetrating any missile defense. Speaking at the annual State of the Nation Address to the Federal Assembly, Putin was quoted as saying by TASS: "Russia has created a small-size super-powerful power plant that can be placed inside the hull of a cruise missile and guarantee a range of flight ten times greater than that of other missiles

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