Northrop Grumman's Nuclear Missile Passes Design Review

February 17, 2021 @ 07:15 AM

Northrop Grummans design for a new nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile named Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) has completed first major design review. Around 660 GBSDs will replace the five-decades old Minuteman III nuclear missiles starting in the late 2020s

Iran Tests New “Smart” Missile with 300km Strike Range

February 16, 2021 @ 06:51 AM

Iran has test-fired a new medium-range smart missile that can fly as far as 300km. “The missile is prepared for deployment in defense of our homeland

China Tests Ballistic Missile System Capable of Hitting Targets Outside of Earth’s...

February 5, 2021 @ 09:03 AM

China has tested a land-based, mid-course anti-ballistic missile (ABM) system capable of hitting targets outside of the Earths atmosphere. The countrys Ministry of National Defense announced Thursday that the test reached the desired objective

Tomahawk Block V Missile Test-fired from US Navy Destroyer

December 10, 2020 @ 05:04 AM

A Block V Tomahawk, the latest version of the US Navys most lethal cruise missile was test-fired from guided-missile destroyer USS Chafee on December 9. “Vinson strike group guided-missile destroyer USS Chafee (DDG 90) made history being 1st to launch and operationally test a Block V Tomahawk

Russian Scientist Accused of Leaking Top Secret Data to the West Arrested

December 4, 2020 @ 10:01 AM

Russias Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) has detained a Russian scientist Anatoly Gubanov on suspicion of high treason for allegedly handing over classified data to the West. Moscows Lefortovo District Court on December 3 ruled to arrest Gubanov until February 2, 2021 suspected of committing a crime stipulated by Article 275 of Russias Criminal Code (High Treason)

US to Deploy its First Hypersonic Weapon by 2023: Esper

October 16, 2020 @ 04:55 AM

The United States plans to deploy its first hypersonic missile system with US forces by 2023, defence secretary, Mark Esper has said. "As our competitors develop long-range fires to inhibit our freedom of maneuver, we're increasing our investments in hypersonics over the next five years, so we can ramp up testing and develop these capabilities to the warfighter as quickly as possible," he said

Russia Could Use Hypersonic Missile as Bargaining Chip in Arms Control

October 8, 2020 @ 11:00 AM

Russia could use its Hypersonic anti-ship missile, “Tsirkon” as a bargaining chip in arms control negotiations with the United States. The Russian ambassador to the US, Anatoly Antonov, said yesterday that the successful tests of the newest Russian hypersonic missile Tsirkon (also spelt as "Zircon") gives confidence to Russian diplomats in the United States in arms control negotiations

BrahMos Missile with India-made Components Successfully Test Fired

September 30, 2020 @ 08:49 AM

BrahMos supersonic cruise missile featuring Indian propulsion system, airframe, power supply and other major indigenous components, was successfully test fired at 10.30 AM today from the Indian missile test range, Chandipur in Odisha on the Bay of Bengal

Boeing, GA-EMS, Aerojet Team to Bid for MDA’s Next Generation Interceptor Project...

September 24, 2020 @ 03:18 PM

Boeing on Thursday said it is teaming with General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) and Aerojet Rocketdyne in its bid to build the Next Generation Interceptor (NGI) for the U.S

Moscow Rubbishes Trump Claim that Russia Stole Hypersonic Missile Info from US

September 21, 2020 @ 05:13 AM

Russia has categorically denied stealing hypersonic missile information from the United States as claimed by President Donald Trump. Russian leader Vladimir Putin said on Saturday that Moscow began working on hypersonic weapons after U