Contract Signed to Produce 'Several Dozen' Tsirkon Hypersonic Missiles

November 12, 2022 @ 09:13 AM

Russias defense ministry has ordered an additional batch of Tsirkon hypersonic missiles. The first Tsirkon deal was finalized in the summer of 2021

Iran Develops Hypersonic Ballistic Missile

November 10, 2022 @ 01:00 PM

Irans has announced the development of a new hypersonic ballistic missile “capable of penetrating all defense systems.” “The missile has a high velocity and can maneuver both in and out of the Earths atmosphere,” Brigadier General Amir-Ali Hajizadeh, commander of Irans Revolutionary Guards aerospace unit, told reporters on Thursday...

Russia Conducts Land, Sea & Air Nuclear Strategic Deterrence Drill

October 26, 2022 @ 05:34 PM

Russia conducted a nuclear strategic deterrence drill for troops firing test missiles from land, sea and air platforms amidst reports that Moscow was planning to release a 'dirty' bomb or a small nuclear weapon in Ukraine.Valery Gerasimov, Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces, reported to the...

South Korea, U.S. Launch 4 Missiles into the Sea of Japan

October 5, 2022 @ 12:42 PM

Forces of South Korea and the United States fired 4 surface-to-surface missiles into the Sea of Japan as part of their joint military exercise. South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) stated that four Army Tactical Missile Systems and a Hyumoo-2 ballistic missiles were fired

Raytheon, Northrop to Deliver ‘Operationally Ready’ Hypersonic Missile to U.S. Air Force...

September 23, 2022 @ 05:52 AM

Raytheon in partnership with Northrop Grumman has been selected to develop the Hypersonic Attack Cruise Missile (HACM) for the U.S

Boeing Awarded $5 Billion for Ground-Based Midcourse Missile Defense System

August 31, 2022 @ 09:00 AM

Boeing is being awarded a $5,021,000,000 contract for system integration, test, and readiness (SITR) of the Ground-Based Midcourse Defense (GMD) missile system of the U.S

China Shows off DF-17 Hypersonic Missile from Mobile Launcher

August 2, 2022 @ 07:06 AM

A video showing off the Chinese Armys military might, released just ahead of the Army Day, showed a DF-17 hypersonic missile from a transporter erector launcher on a highway. The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) celebrates ‘Army Day on August 1 every year to commemorate the founding of the PLA during the 1927 Nanchang Uprising

S. Korea Plans Three-Axis Defense to Counter Nuclear, Missile Threats

August 1, 2022 @ 10:07 AM

South Korean Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has outlined a total of 197 projects in a recent parliamentary session to establish the "three-axis" defense system. The "three-axis" defense system is being developed to cope with North Korea's evolving nuclear and missile threats

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann, Elbit Systems Sign MoU to Work on Rocket Artillery

July 30, 2022 @ 07:13 AM

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW), Elbit Systems Land and Elbit Systems Deutschland have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to provide for cooperation in the area of rocket artillery. The MoU comes as a step to address the growing interest for Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) capabilities by European customers

Northrop Wins $3.3B Develop Ground-Based Midcourse Defense Weapon System Program

July 30, 2022 @ 07:06 AM

The Pentagon awarded Northrop Grumman $3.3 billion to design, manufacture and deliver the next-generation Ground-Based Midcourse Interceptor for the Missile Defense Agency

U.S. Space Force's Rocket for Future Ballistic Missile Explodes After Launch

July 7, 2022 @ 06:16 PM

A Minotaur II+ rocket of the U.S

China Flaunts Nuclear Prowess

June 13, 2022 @ 06:57 AM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) says it has deployed all of its new nuclear weapons displayed at the National Day military parade in 2019. On Sunday, State Councilor and Defense Minister General Wei Fenghe said the Chinese nuclear force has made “impressive progress” since it started developing the capabilities five years ago