Japanese Radars, MSDF Crews Failed to Track N.Korean Missiles Due to Low...

September 23, 2019 @ 10:18 AM

Japanese radar stations and Maritime Self-Defense Force (MSDF) failed to track some of North Korea's short-range missiles launched in recent months due to their low altitudes of less than 60km and irregular trajectories. “This raises concern over Tokyos defense capabilities

Cruise Missiles Coming From Iran or Iraq Involved in Saudi Oil Facility...

September 16, 2019 @ 10:34 AM

Cruise Missiles striking with great precision, rather than drone were involved in Saturdays Saudi Oil facility attack, the Pentagon said releasing satellite pictures of the strike. The projectiles attacked storage tanks and processing and compressor trains, the Washington-based Center for Strategic and International Studies said

Turkey's Indigenous Bunker Busting Cruise Missile Completes Preliminary Tests

September 6, 2019 @ 11:07 AM

Turkeys indigenous, bunker busting, long-range cruise missile “SOM-B2” has completed preliminary testing, Turkish minister of industry and technology announced Thursday. "The first tests of the first Turkish SOM-B2 cruise missiles, which can be used against concrete fortifications, have been successfully carried out," Mustafa Varank, minister of industry and technology, ...

Pakistan Test-fires Ghaznavi Ballistic Missile

August 29, 2019 @ 08:04 AM

Pakistan on Thursday test-fired the Ghaznavi ballistic missile, with the ability to deliver multiple types of warheads and a range of nearly 300km. “Pakistan successfully carried out night training launch of surface to surface ballistic missile Ghaznavi, capable of delivering multiple types of warheads upto 290 kms,” the Inter Services...

Russia Test Fires New Bulava Submarine-Based Advanced ICBM

August 26, 2019 @ 08:15 AM

Russia on Saturday test-fired its new Bulava solid-fueled advanced Intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) from Yury Dolgoruky submarine, from the Barents Sea, the Defense Ministry said in a statement. Moscow also launched Sineva ICBM from Tula submarine as part of combat training from the polar region of the Arctic Ocean

Lockheed Wins US Navy’s Trident II D5 Weapon Systems Support Contract

August 20, 2019 @ 08:37 AM

Lockheed Martin has won a $13.4 million modification contract to provide US Trident II (D5) Strategic Weapon System efforts for the navigation subsystem, Pentagon announced Monday

US Tests Cruise Missile, First After INF Treaty Withdrawal

August 20, 2019 @ 07:09 AM

The United States (US) test-fired a new ground-launched cruise missile on Monday, making it the first test launch after Washington opted out of the Cold War eras Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty. “On Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 2:30 p

Bahrain Signs Agreement with US Army to Purchase Patriot Missile Defence Systems

August 14, 2019 @ 07:40 AM

The Kingdom of Bahrain signed an agreement to purchase Raytheon's Patriot air and missile defense system from the United States Army. This letter of offer and acceptance allows the US government to begin contract negotiations with Raytheon for production of an undisclosed quantity of systems and missiles

Lockheed To Provide Navigation Subsystem For Trident II (D5) Strategic Weapon System

August 8, 2019 @ 08:25 AM

Lockheed Martin has won a $11.5 million modification contract from the US Navy to supply navigation subsystem for Trident II (D5) Strategic Weapon System

Tests Of Russia’s Sarmat ICBM To Be Completed In 2020

July 8, 2019 @ 11:26 AM

Russias RS-28 Sarmat inter-continental ballistic missile (ICBM), nicknamed “Satan-2” in the west, will complete the testing phase by the end of 2020, Dmitry Rogozin, Head of Roscosmos, said Saturday. "Firing tests are already underway

Raytheon To Upgrade US Navy’s Block IV Tomahawk Missile Equipment

June 18, 2019 @ 08:22 AM

Raytheon has won a $29.6 million contract to upgrade US Navys Block IV Tomahawk test and related equipment

Curtiss-Wright To Supply Cartridges For US Navy’s Trident Ballistic Missile Submarine Program...

June 13, 2019 @ 09:45 AM

Curtiss-Wright Defense has won a $10 million contract for removable media cartridges (RMC) in support of the US Navys Trident Ballistic Missile Submarine program. This contract includes foreign military sales to the United Kingdom, the US Department of Defense said in a statement Wednesday