MBDA Plans Interceptor Missile to rival US's Patriot, Russian S-400

November 14, 2019 @ 09:44 AM

European missile consortium MBDA has indicated plans to build an interceptor missile system that will counter ballistic, cruise missile as well as latest generation fighter jets. MBDA decided to move ahead with the program following the greenlighting of the TWISTER (Timely Warning and Interception with Space-based TheatER surveillance) project, by the...

Pantsir-S Training for Serbian Military Personnel Begins

November 6, 2019 @ 05:57 AM

Russia has begun training of Serbian military personnel on the know-how of operating the Pantsir-S anti-aircraft system that Belgrade acquired recently. “Serbias Pantsir-S is currently being assembled

Serbia to not buy Russian S-400s

November 6, 2019 @ 05:25 AM

The president of Serbia denied having plans of buying S-400 air defense systems from Russia owing to cost issues, on Wednesday. "From what I saw, this is an impressive system

Cameroon to buy Russia’s Panstir-S1 Anti-Aircraft System

October 22, 2019 @ 09:01 AM

Cameroon is eyeing a Pantsir-S1 anti-aircraft system purchase from Russia, said Mahamat Paba Sale, Ambassador of the African Republic, on Tuesday. “We are hoping to sign a contract

Almaz Antey Delivers New Set of S-400s to Russia

October 21, 2019 @ 09:17 AM

Russias Almaz Antey has completed shipment of the second batch of S-400 air defense systems to the defense ministry, the company announced Monday. "Almaz-Antey Group has transferred the second regiment set of S-400 ‘Triumf surface-to-air missile systems to the Defense Ministry of Russia this year

Russia to Complete S-400 Shipment to Turkey by December

October 16, 2019 @ 07:01 AM

Turkey is set receive last of its S-400 air defense systems by December of this year, deliveries of which commenced in August. "The United States denied selling us Patriot missile systems

Turkey’s Hisar-A Low Altitude Missile Defense System to Enter Mass Production

October 14, 2019 @ 05:39 AM

Turkeys new indigenously developed “Hisar-A” low altitude missile defense system has completed all of its tests, and will now enter mass production phase. "Hisar-A low-altitude air defense missile system developed by Aselsan and Roketsan has successfully destroyed the target with 100% accuracy in the final tests,” Ismail Demir, Defense Industry President,

Russian MoD denies S-500 Tested in Syria

October 4, 2019 @ 07:24 AM

The Russian Ministry of Defense has clarified it did not conduct tests of S-500 air defense systems in Syria, squashing earlier media reports that stated it concluded tests of the S-500s in the country. "The S-500 is designed to deal with ballistic and aerodynamic targets at long ranges

Russian S-500 Serial Production in 2020 After Succesful Test in Syria

October 3, 2019 @ 01:48 PM

Russian S-500 air defence system (ADS) the future development of the popular S-400 will enter serial production next year following its recent successful test in the “hot and dusty” conditions of Syria. Dubbed “Prometheus” the S-500 is considered a major advancement of not only the S-400 but also other ADS in the World such as the US Patriot

Pentagon to Send 200 Troops & Deploy Patriot, Sentinel Radars to Saudi

September 27, 2019 @ 04:20 AM

In the aftermath of the Yemeni attack on Saudi oil fields, the Pentagon has announced deployment of Patriot air defense system, Sentinel radars, as well as station 200 additional troops in Saudi Arabia. "In light of recent attacks on the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and at their invitation US will deploy one Patriot battery, four Sentinel RADARs and approximately 200 support personnel,” Secretary of Defense Mark T

S-400 Missile System Defeats High-speed Maneuverable Targets

September 24, 2019 @ 07:41 AM

Russian S-400 missile defence system defeated new type of high-speed highly maneuverable targets in tests carried out at the Telemba proving ground of the Eastern Military District (EMD). "During the live firing phase the most complex situation was created at the proving ground to simulate an enemy air attack

Iraq Not Buying Russian S-400 Systems: Iraqi Ambassador to Russia

September 23, 2019 @ 09:50 AM

Earlier speculations of possibility of Iraqs S-400 buy have been put to rest with the Iraqi Ambassador to Russia confirming that Baghdad has no plans on buying the Russian-made air defense missile systems. "We dont inted to buy the S-400s