Turkey’s Own ‘Patriot’- SIPER Air Defense System Test Fires 150 Km Missile...

August 26, 2023 @ 06:26 PM

The first firing of Turkeys SİPER Air Defense Systems Product 2 Missile that can reach targets 150 km away was carried out on Friday. The SIPER is considered a competitor to the American Patriot and the Russian S-400 air defense systems

Putin Orders Roscosmos to Set up Starlink-like Low-earth Satellite Network

August 26, 2023 @ 03:20 PM

Russian President Vladimir Putin has instructed space agency Roscosmos and the Agency for Strategic Initiatives (ASI) to present proposals for creating extremely low-earth orbiting satellites by December 1 this year. The satellite constellation is intended to rival Elon Musk-owned SpaceX's Starlink that is being used by Ukrainian forces for encrypted broadband...

Lockheed Martin, Poland Finalize PAC-3 WISLA Phase-2 Offsets

August 26, 2023 @ 04:57 AM

Lockheed Martin and the Ministry of Defence of Poland have concluded an arrangement outlining offset obligations in support of the PAC-3 WISLA Phase II program. The agreement creates eight new projects and provide new areas of technology, training, and technical assistance to the Polish defence industrial base

Ukrainian Attack Destroys Russian S-400 in Crimea

August 24, 2023 @ 06:53 AM

A Russian S-400 air defense system was destroyed in an attack orchestrated by the Ukrainian armed forces in Crimea on Wednesday. The explosion occurred near the village of Olenivka on Cape Tarkhankut in Crimea

U.S. SDA Asks Lockheed, Northrop to Build 36 T2TL Satellites Each for...

August 22, 2023 @ 06:41 AM

The Space Development Agency (SDA) awarded Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman contracts to each build and operate 36 Tranche 2 Transport Layer (T2TL) Beta satellites for missile detection. T2TL is part of an overarching plan to strengthen deterrence with more resilient space architectures for beyond line-of-sight (BLOS) targeting, data transport, and advanced missile detection and tracking

DARPA to Study How to Make Money from the Moon

August 21, 2023 @ 12:40 PM

The U.S

Communication Lost with Russia’s Luna-25 Spacecraft After Crash-landing on Moon

August 20, 2023 @ 12:01 PM

Russias Luna-25 unmanned spacecraft which marked the countrys return to the moon after two decades, lost communications after crash- landing on the lunar surface on Saturday. "According to the results of a preliminary analysis, due to the deviation of the actual impulse parameters from the calculated ones, the Luna-25 spacecraft switched to an off-design orbit and ceased to exist as a result of a collision with the lunar surface," a report by the countrys space agency, Roscosmos said

Australia Cleared to Buy M142 HIMARS for $975M

August 19, 2023 @ 08:55 AM

Australia has received U.S

BAE Systems to Acquire Ball Aerospace for $5.55B

August 17, 2023 @ 02:01 PM

BAE Systems planned acquisition of Ball Aerospace for $5.55 billion is expected to boost its position across a range of activities, notably the

U.S. Greenlights Arrow-3 Sale to Germany

August 17, 2023 @ 12:59 PM

Israel said it will sign its biggest ever defense export deal worth $3.5 billion with Germany for the Arrow 3 missile-defense system

Iran Displays Missiles, Loitering Munitions at ARMY-2023

August 16, 2023 @ 10:20 AM

Iran showcased different types of weapons including missiles, drones and loitering munitions, besides displaying a replica of its ‘Tactical Sayyad air defense system at the ongoing ARMY-2023 Forum in Moscow, Russia. It is Tactical Sayyads debut at a foreign exhibition, signifying that it has successfully passed all tests and has become operational in Iran