Modi Becomes First Indian PM to Fly in LCA Tejas

November 25, 2023 @ 09:00 AM

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made history as the first Indian PM to take a flight in the indigenously developed LCA Tejas fighter jet by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL). Modi shared his experience on social media platform "X”

Indian Coast Guard and Navy Set to Acquire 15 C-295 Transport Aircraft

November 25, 2023 @ 06:48 AM

The Indian Coast Guard and Navy are in the process of acquiring 15 C-295 transport aircraft, according to reports. The acquisition, currently in an advanced stage of approval at the Ministry of Defence, involves nine aircraft for the Navy and six for the Indian Coast Guard

French DGA Unveils First Ever Fuel Cell Based Drone

November 25, 2023 @ 06:30 AM

The French armed forces have unveiled RAPACE, the world's first hydrogen fuel cell drone, on November 24, 2023. The project, led by researchers from the Centre de Recherche de l'École de l'Air (CREA), aims to develop a 100% French hydrogen UAV

Kaluga Electromechanical Plant Enters UAV Production Partnership with Turing Flying Machines

November 25, 2023 @ 05:23 AM

The Kaluga Electromechanical Plant, part of the Avtomatika concern, has inked a deal with Turing Flying Machines LLC to commence the production of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs). The initial pre-production models of the T-300 and TFM-15 unmanned aerial systems have been crafted at KEMZ

Russia Develops 'Suitcase' Anti-drone System

November 24, 2023 @ 01:01 PM

Rostec's Ruselectronics holding has showcased the compact anti-drone system "Chistyulya" for the first time, that is designed as a suitcase. The device, weighing up to 8 kg, can be remotely controlled to safeguard the operator from radiation and missile threats targeting radio-emitting objectives

Kongsberg, Norway & Germany to Develop Naval 'Super Missile'

November 24, 2023 @ 11:19 AM

Norway, in collaboration with Germany and lead industrial partner Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace (KONGSBERG), has officially commenced the development of the next-generation strike missile. KONGSBERG, known for the current Naval Strike Missile (NSM), will take the lead in crafting the new SuperSonic Strike Missile (3SM) Tyrfing, set to complement the NSM and expected to be operational by 2035

Russian Air Force Receives Fifth Batch of Su-35S Fighters this Year, Su-57...

November 24, 2023 @ 09:46 AM

Russian Aerospace Forces Received the fourth batch of Su-35S fighter jets this week making it the highest production of this aircraft in a single year. In addition, a second batch of Su-57 stealth jet for this year is scheduled to be delivered before the end of 2023, Rostec, the parent company of United Aircraft Corporation (UAC) announced today

Turkey, U.K Sign Defense Cooperation Agreement

November 24, 2023 @ 09:29 AM

Turkey and the U.K

IAI Secures $145M in Deals for Long Range Loitering Munitions

November 24, 2023 @ 03:48 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has inked agreements with two countries, totaling $145 million, for the delivery of long-range loitering munitions. This follows a previous contract earlier this year, showcasing the increasing global demand for IAI's loitering munition family

South Africa Invites Embraer to Demo KC-390 Transport Aircraft

November 23, 2023 @ 08:44 AM

Embraer, the Brazilian aircraft manufacturer, is set to present its C-390 Millennium military transport aircraft to the South African Air Force (SAAF) in a demonstration scheduled for November 24 (Friday) at Air Force Base Waterkloof near Pretoria. “The purpose of the demonstration is to showcase the aircrafts capability for air-to-air refueling, humanitarian aid capability/flying equipment, search and rescue and aerial fire-fighting capability,” the SAAF said in a document being circulated on social media

Czech Republic's PBS Velka Bites Rejects Allegations of Supplying APUs for Russian...

November 23, 2023 @ 07:54 AM

Czech-based PBS Velká Biteš has vehemently

Russia Beefs up Strategic Deterrence; loads Nuclear-tipped Yars ICBM into Silos

November 23, 2023 @ 06:43 AM

The Russian Ministry of Defense has announced the successful loading of another Yars intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) into a silo at the Strategic Missile Forces (Strategic Missile Forces) facility in central Russia. This development is part of an ongoing effort to re-equip the Kozelsky missile formation in the Kaluga region with the Yars stationary missile system