Ukraine Unveils Extended-Range Modification of Neptune Missile

December 4, 2023 @ 01:08 PM

The Ukrainian defense industry has disclosed ongoing efforts towards the development of an extended-range version of the Neptune missile system, primarily designed for maritime defense. Lieutenant General Ivan Havrilyuk, Deputy Minister of Defense of Ukraine, provided insights into this initiative during an interview with

Qatari Delegation Discusses Lynx Armored Fighting Vehicle Cooperation with Rheinmetall Hungary

November 24, 2023 @ 05:04 AM

A delegation of Qatari military leaders paid a visit to the Rheinmetall Hungary plant in Zalaegerszeg, where they were introduced to the advanced capabilities of the Lynx armored fighting vehicle. Headed by Brigadier General Dr

Four IRIS-T Air Defense Systems in Germany Military Aid to Ukraine

November 22, 2023 @ 05:09 AM

Germany has pledged an additional military aid package worth more than €1.3 billion ($1

Australia Conducts First Live-fire of NASAMS Air Defense System

November 18, 2023 @ 06:38 AM

The Australian Army executed the inaugural live-fire test of the National Advanced Surface to Air Missile System (NASAMS) at the Woomera test range in South Australia. The firing by the 16th Regiment, Royal Australian Artillery, demonstrates the modernisation of Armys land-based integrated air and missile defense capabilities

Turkey's SIPER, Competitor to PATRIOT, S-400 Commences Acceptance Trials

November 16, 2023 @ 05:54 AM

Turkey's SIPER long-range air defense missile system has initiated acceptance tests, marking an important step toward its entry into the national inventory. Developed with indigenous resources, SIPER competes with the American Patriot and the Russian S-400 air defense systems

Ruselectronics Reveals Wearable Air Defense Control System at Dubai Airshow 2023

November 15, 2023 @ 05:56 AM

Rostec-owned Ruselectronics has introduced a wearable version of its air defense control system at Dubai Airshow 2023. The system was showcased at the Rosoboronexport stand and developed by Penza Radiozavod

Finland Buys Israeli "David's Sling" Missile Defense System for $339 Million

November 12, 2023 @ 02:40 PM

Israel signed a deal with Finland to sell the “"David's Sling" Missile Defense System valued at Euro 317 Million ($339M). Director General of the Ministry of Defense, Maj

MBDA, Poland Sign £4B NAREW Air Defense System Project

November 9, 2023 @ 01:55 PM

NAREW, valued over £4 billion, will feature an advanced mobile air defense system using the CAMM-ER missile. The agreement involves MBDA transferring key technologies, allowing PGZ to produce over 1,000 CAMM-ER missiles and 100+ launchers

Hungary Receives NASAMS Air Defense System

November 4, 2023 @ 06:58 AM

In a significant development for Hungary's national defense, the Tibor Dánielfy 205th Air Defense Missile Regiment barracks in Győr witnessed the ceremonial handover of two units of the NASAMS air defense missile system recently. During the handover event on October 27, Minister of Defense Kristóf Szalay-Bobrovniczky

NASAMS Missiles in $125M Military Aid to Ukraine

November 4, 2023 @ 04:51 AM

A mix of weaponry that includes National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile Systems (NASAMS), ammunition for High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems, artillery rounds, TOW missiles and Javelin and AT-4 antiarmor systems is earmarked for Ukraine in the

Switzerland to Purchase Patriot Advanced Capability-3 Missiles

November 1, 2023 @ 07:23 AM

Officials from the United States and Switzerland have formalized an agreement that paves the way for the latter to acquire Lockheed Martin's Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) Missile Segment Enhancement (MSE) missiles, along with the necessary support equipment. The acquisition of PAC-3 MSE missiles is set to enhance Switzerland's existing Patriot ground-based air defense system, as part of the broader Switzerland Air Force's Air2030 program

Norway, Kongsberg, Raytheon to Enhance NASAMS Air Defense System's Capabilities

October 31, 2023 @ 09:29 AM

The Norwegian Ministry of Defence unveiled a collaborative partnership with local company Kongsberg and U.S