S.Korea Likely to Upgrade K9 Howitzers

June 27, 2023 @ 11:48 AM

South Korea's Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) is endorsing a plan to upgrade homegrown K9 self-propelled howitzer. The Defense Project Promotion Committee gave the nod to the 2

Lockheed, Rheinmetall to Build Europe-made HIMARS-based Rocket Launcher: Report

June 26, 2023 @ 10:40 AM

Lockheed Martin and Rheinmetall have teamed up to build a European-made rocket launcher based on the High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS). The two companies have proposed GMARS- with the G denoting Germany

Russia Finds ‘Large Arms Cache’ in Donetsk left behind by the Ukrainians

June 14, 2023 @ 08:44 AM

Russian National Guard members have uncovered a large cache of arms and ammunition, left behind by the Ukrainian armed forces in Donetsk Peoples Republic. "The special unit of the Russian National Guard discovered over 70 anti-tank guided missiles, four MLRS rockets, three anti-tank missile launchers, 200 shells and mines, more than...

Russia Developing New MLRS 'Sarma,'with Guided Rockets Firing, Higher Mobility

June 2, 2023 @ 07:40 AM

Russia is reportedly working on creation of a new 300mm ‘Sarma MLRS with increased mobility. According to

Russia Trials Drone-based Version of Krasnopol Guided Artillery

May 22, 2023 @ 07:50 AM

A pilot project involving a drone-based version of the Krasnopol guided artillery munition has been carried out by Russias Rostec State Corporation. Rostecs High Precision Systems told TASS during the MILEX-2023 arms and equipment expo that the development of the modified drone-based guided munition is complete

Netherlands Signs $305M Deal with Israel to Buy PULS Rocket Artillery System

May 18, 2023 @ 10:15 AM

The Dutch Ministry of Defense has signed an agreement to buy PULS rocket artillery systems from Elbit Systems. In an official

Poland Receives First HIMARS Launcher

May 16, 2023 @ 06:10 AM

The Polish armed forces received an initial shipment of HIMARS launchers from Lockheed Martin. HIMARS provides immediate capability to deliver long range precision fires at distances up to 300 km and is interoperable with procured defense systems

Elbit Systems to Supply 120mm mortar munition systems for Montenegro's 4 X

May 15, 2023 @ 12:57 PM

Montenegros Ministry of Defense has placed an order for Elbit Systems-made weapons including mortar munition systems and training equipment worth nearly €20 million. Director General of the Israel Ministry of Defense, Maj

Turkey Signs Contract with Two Countries to Export BORAN Howitzer

May 9, 2023 @ 12:17 PM

Turkeys BORAN howitzer has found two undisclosed export buyers, a top official has confirmed. More than 100 BORAN Howitzers will be delivered to the Turkish Armed Forces within the scope of the contract signed between Presidency of Defense Industries (SSB) and manufacturer Makina ve Kimya Endustrisi Kurumu (MKEK)

100 Percent Hit Rate by Pantsir Air Defense System against HIMARS Rockets

May 8, 2023 @ 06:59 AM

Russias Pantsir anti-aircraft system has managed to shoot down all HIMARS rockets fired within its range in Ukraine, a Rostec official has claimed. Oleg Sitnikov, a representative of Shcheglovsky Val JSC, part of Rostec-owned High-precision Complexes holding, told state media that “the Russian complex with a full ammunition load of 12 anti-aircraft missiles shot down the same number of shells from the American multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS)

BAE Systems to Develop Long Range Precision Firing Tech for 155 mm

May 3, 2023 @ 05:43 AM

The Pentagon today announced a $73 million contract to BAE Systems Land & Armaments L.P