US Marines Deploy Drone-killing Machines

June 5, 2018 @ 12:07 PM

The US Marines are using a new system to detect, identify, track and defeat hostile unmanned aerial vehicles,

India Test-Fires Upgraded Guided Pinaka Rocket

May 30, 2018 @ 01:30 PM

India has successfully test-fired the upgraded version of Pinaka rocket from the Proof & Experiment Establishment (PXE) at Chandipur in Odisha today. "Two rounds of tests have been conducted and some more rounds have been planned," a defence source told PTI

China Displays Tactical Laser Weapon

May 30, 2018 @ 11:57 AM

China has displayed a tactical laser weapon which can jam the electronics of low altitude targets such as drones and helicopters. Showcased at the KADEX 2018 show in Kazakhstan last week, the laser weapon, can intercept low-altitude, slow-speed aerial targets including drones

Lockheed Martin To Support Development Of US Navy’s Surface Ship Undersea Warfare...

May 19, 2018 @ 10:16 AM

Lockheed Martin has won $15 million worth contract to support development of the US Navys Surface Ship Undersea Warfare System, the Department of defense announced Friday. “Lockheed Martin Rotary and Mission Systems, Manassas, Virginia, is awarded a $15,602,224 cost-plus-incentive-fee and cost-only modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-13-C-5225) to exercise an...

Russia Developing New Underwater Drone Capable Of Destroying Enemy Naval Bases: TASS

May 17, 2018 @ 01:37 PM

Russia is developing a powerful underwater drone that can carry a nuclear warhead with a capacity of up to 2 megatonnes to destroy enemy naval bases, TASS reports

US Army Awards $828 Million Contract For Guided MLRS Rocket Production

May 8, 2018 @ 02:24 PM

Lockheed Martin received an $828 million not-to-exceed contract from the U.S

India's PEL, French Nexter in Artillery Propulsion Systems JV

April 14, 2018 @ 01:39 PM

The Indian company PEL, active in the field of explosives and solid propellants, and the French defense company Nexter, specialized in land systems and ammunition have decided to tie-up for manufacturing Bi-Modular Charge Systems (BMCS) in order to respond to the needs of the Indian Ministry of Defense. The partners decided to answer to the BMCS RFP relative to a 10 year contract by manufacturing in India, combining the experience of Nexter with the pyrotechnics knowledge of PEL

Airbus H145M Helicopter Test Fires Thales’ Laser Guided Rockets

January 31, 2018 @ 03:29 PM

Airbus Helicopters announced Wednesday that its new H145M helicopter demonstrated the ability to fire laser guided rockets, the FZ275 LGR from Thales, in the first weeks of December 2017 at the Älvdalen test range, Sweden. The electro-optical system (MX-15D) from L3 Wescam with embedded laser designation enabled a deviation of less than a meter for all rockets fired at a distance of up to 4

Lockheed Martin to Deliver Laser Weapon Test Unit for US Navy Ship...

January 28, 2018 @ 05:00 PM

Lockheed Martin Aculight is being awarded a $150,022,901 contract for Surface Navy Laser Weapon System Increment 1, High Energy Laser and Integrated Optical-dazzler with surveillance system. Under this contract Lockheed Martin Aculight will develop, manufacture, and deliver two test units in fiscal 2020, one unit for US Navy destoryer DDG 51 FLT IIA, and one for land-based testing, a US DoD announcement said Friday

Star Wars Closer to Reality with Lockheed’s Tactical Fighter Laser Program

November 7, 2017 @ 04:03 AM

In a project intended to realize the ‘Star Wars dream of fighter jets spewing laser beams at enemy jets, the US Air Force Research Lab has awarded Lockheed Martin a contract to design, develop and produce a high-power fiber laser to be fired from tactical fighter jets. The $26

Lockheed Martin Awarded $43.2M Contract For US Navy's Largest Unmanned Underwater Drone

October 31, 2017 @ 08:34 AM

Lockheed Martin will support the growth of the U.S