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Elbit Systems Wins $95M to Supply Advanced Electro-Optical Systems to Israel MOD

January 18, 2023 @ 05:42 AM

Elbit Systems Ltd. signed a contract in an amount of approximately $95 million with the Israeli Ministry of Defense (IMoD) to supply and maintain advanced electro-optical systems for the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) infantry forces

Indo-Russian JV Starts Producing AK-203 Assault Rifles for Indian Army

January 17, 2023 @ 10:16 AM

Indo-Russian Rifles Private Limited, a joint venture between Russia and India, has started producing Kalashnikov AK-203 assault rifles for the Indian Army. India is the first country to start producing the AK-200-series assault rifles

Ukraine War Effect? Kalashnikov's 2022 Production Surpasses Past 20 years' Record

January 13, 2023 @ 06:57 AM

Kalashnikov Concern said it produced 40% more weapons last year than in 2021, setting a new record, likely fueled by the ongoing Ukraine War. In 2022, the company completed 45 state defense order contracts, 24 military-technical cooperation agreements, and also carried out the planned work to organize licensed production under one

Kalashnikov Plans Chukavin Sniper Rifle Upgrades based on Ukraine Experience

December 27, 2022 @ 03:23 PM

Kalashnikov Group is studying Russian militarys inputs from their Ukraine operation to upgrade the Chukavin sniper rifle. "We constantly receive feedback from our military personnel who are participating in the special military operation

Kalashnikov Bets Big on Ak-15 and AK-19 Rifles

December 21, 2022 @ 07:33 AM

Russian small arms manufacturer, Kalashnikov has announced the mastering of mass production of two of its latest rifles: the AK-15 and AK-19 and expects it to be the mainstay of its domestic and export assault rifle requirement for years to come. Rostec said in an

Latvia Orders Carl-Gustaf Ammunition

December 21, 2022 @ 06:35 AM

Saab has received orders from the Latvia for ammunition for the Carl-Gustaf recoilless rifle. The order value is approximately SEK 185 million (nearly $18 million)

Hungary Orders RGW110 Anti-Tank Handguns

December 13, 2022 @ 10:06 AM

Hungary will be a pilot customer for the newly developed RGW110 HH-T (HEAT/HESH tandem) anti-tank handgun from Dynamit Nobel Defense (DND). A spokesman for the company told

Turkish Small Arms Maker CANiK to Open U.S. Factory to Bid for...

November 8, 2022 @ 04:40 AM

Turkeys light weapons manufacturer CANiK will open a new weapons factory in Florida in early 2023, which will allow it to bid for major U.S

Rosoboronexport to Take up Production of AK-203 Rifles in India at Defexpo

October 17, 2022 @ 07:52 AM

Russias Rosoboronexport has confirmed it will discuss the production and sale of AK-203 assault rifles at Defexpo India 2022 event that will take place from October 18-22 in Gandhinagar, Gujarat

Australia Orders Next Gen Small Arms for $500M

October 1, 2022 @ 09:14 AM

Australia has placed an order for next generation of small arms for the Australian Defence Force (ADF) with Queensland-based company, NIOA. The contract is part of a $500 million plus commitment to provide Australias soldiers, sailors and aviators with enhanced lethality weapon systems, defence ministry said in a release

Rostec-owned TsNIItochmash Supplies Ammo for Underwater Weapons to Foreign Country

September 28, 2022 @ 09:41 AM

Russias Central Research Institute of Precision Engineering (TsNIITochMash), a subsidiary of Rostec, completed the contract for the supply of a batch of ammunition for underwater weapons to a foreign customer. “In accordance with the contract concluded between Rosoboronexport and a foreign customer, TsNIItochmash shipped 5

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