Rafael Signs Iron Dome Missiles Export Agreement With Romanian Firm

May 18, 2018 @ 12:33 PM

Israels Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. has signed a cooperation agreement with Romanian company Romaero for the first ever export sales of the Iron Dome rocket interception system

Russia Completes Delivery of First Set of S-400 Missile Defense Systems to...

May 10, 2018 @ 01:02 PM

China has received the last batch of military equipment of the first regimental set of S-400 missile defense systems from Russia. "The last batch of military equipment for the first regimental set of S-400 systems has been delivered by sea from Ust-Luga, the Leningrad Region, to China," a military-diplomatic source was...

Indian Army Likely to Order another Batch of Akash Surface-to-air Missiles

May 10, 2018 @ 08:03 AM

The Indian Army is likely to order another batch of home-grown Akash, medium-range surface-to-air missiles from Defense Research Development Organization (DRDO). “The defence forces were fully satisfied with the performance of Akash system and that they were also intending to enhance its performance, Lt

Russia Unveils Kinzhal Air-launched Hypersonic Missile at Victory Parade

May 10, 2018 @ 07:02 AM

Russia has unveiled new military equipment including a new TTM 190-40s snowmobile equipped with a machine gun, Kinzhal air-launched hypersonic missile, in its annual Victory day parade on Red Square. The Russian armed forces also showcased a surface-to-air missile system, Tor M2DT mounted on an all-terrain tracked vehicle

Lockheed Martin Wins $163 Million to Produce Additional THAAD Interceptors, MRP-Ts

May 3, 2018 @ 07:15 AM

Lockheed Martin has won two separate modification contracts totalling $163 million for the production of additional Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) Lot 10 interceptors and Missile Round Pallets- Transportable (MRP-T) for the system. In a separate contract, Lockheed Martin won $145 million modification contract for the production of additional THAAD...

Ukraine Tests Vilkha Multiple-barrel Rocket System

April 26, 2018 @ 11:55 AM

Ukrainian state-run Ukroboronprom along with other defense enterprises has completed the final testing of ‘Vilkha multiple-barrel rocket system. Fire tests were held in the Kherson region with the participation of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko

Rheinmetall Wins €100 Million Contract For Skyshield Air Defence Systems

April 23, 2018 @ 11:45 AM

Rheinmetall has received an order worth €100 million from an Asian nation to supply it with advanced air defence technology. In a competitive bidding process, Rheinmetall Air Defence won the order to supply the customer with the latest generation of its Skyshield systems

US CAATSA Sanctions on Russia to Affect Indian S-400 Triumf Purchase

April 23, 2018 @ 08:06 AM

India might face US sanctions for its purchase of S-400 air defense system from Russia under the Countering Americas Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA). India is likely to request the US to exempt its sanctions over Russia to clear its path to purchase S-400 air defense system from Moscow

Ukraine Tests New Anti-tank Guided Missile System ‘Skif’

April 20, 2018 @ 01:18 PM

Ukroboronproms State Kyiv Design Bureau Luch announced Thursday the successful testing of its advanced anti-tank guided missile system "Skif", an export variant of the Ukrainian ‘Stugna-P, at one of the military testing grounds. The design of the advanced AT guided missile system "Skif" has undergone a number of changes in accordance with the requirements of the potential customer

Kongsberg to Supply Naval Strike Missile for Malaysian Littoral Combat Ships for...

April 18, 2018 @ 11:41 AM

Kongsberg has entered into contract worth 124 million euros ($153 million) with the Royal Malaysian Navy for delivery of the Naval Strike Missile (NSM) to their six new Littoral Combat Ships. Boustead Naval Shipyard Sdn Bhd is building the ships based on Naval Groups Gowind Class design

Boeing To Restart SLAM-ER Missile Production Line For Saudi Arabia

April 11, 2018 @ 10:10 AM

Boeing has been awarded a $64 million worth contract to restart the stand-off land attack missile - expanded response (SLAM-ER) production line in support of the government of Saudi Arabia, the Department of Defense announced Tuesday. Boeing is also required to provide the redesign of obsolete, nearly obsolete, or uneconomical parts to support production and improve future sustainment of SLAM-ER, the statement says

Saab Receives $28M Contract For TAURUS KEPD 350 Missile Components

April 4, 2018 @ 11:46 AM

Saab has received an order from TAURUS Systems GmbH for deliveries of components and hardware to the TAURUS KEPD 350 stand-off missile system. The order value amounts to approximately SEK 236 million (US$ 28 million) and deliveries will take place during the period 2019-2020