Belgian Defense Ministry Announces Completion of Initial Training for First MQ-9B Crews...

June 20, 2024 @ 07:39 AM

The Belgian defense ministry disclosed on Wednesday that the first six Belgian crews have concluded the initial phase of their MQ-9 Sky Guardian training program. Over the course of several months, the crews underwent training at the General Atomics facility situated in North Dakota

Rostec’s Ruselectronics Offers Anti-Drone Systems to Belarus

June 20, 2024 @ 06:19 AM

Rostec subsidiary Ruselectronics has offered to supply Belarus with anti-drone systems, which it showcased for the first time at the II International Exhibition of the Security Industry “National Security Belarus-2024” in Minsk (June 19-21). The equipment enables the detection of not only the drone itself but also its operator, and provides...

Safran, Edge Autonomy Unveil Lanner VTOL UAS at Eurosatory 2024

June 20, 2024 @ 04:44 AM

Safran Electronics & Defense and Edge Autonomy have jointly introduced the Lanner, a new configuration of the Penguin Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) Uncrewed Aircraft System (UAS), at Eurosatory 2024. The Lanner is based on the Penguin UAS platform, modified specifically to meet the requirements of the Light Tactical Drone System...

KNDS to Deliver New COLIBRI Remotely Operated Ammunition to Ukraine

June 19, 2024 @ 10:10 AM

Franco-German defense company KNDS

Russian FPV Drone Downs Ukrainian Magura V5 USV in Black Sea Encounter

May 30, 2024 @ 06:20 AM

A Russian FPV drone intercepted and destroyed a Ukrainian Magura V5 unmanned surface vessel (USV) in the Black Sea on May 29. The event, captured on video and widely circulated on social media platforms, depicts the explosives-laden Russian FPV drone flying towards the Ukrainian USV and striking it

After HIMARS, Ukrainians Question Effectiveness of Abrams Tanks

May 30, 2024 @ 05:12 AM

Ukrainian crews operating the U.S

S.Korea’s Hanwha Pitches Redback IFVs, K9 Howitzers to Romanian Armed Forces...

May 23, 2024 @ 06:47 AM

Hanwha Aerospace, a South Korean defense conglomerate, has extended a proposal to supply Redback Infantry Fighting Vehicles (IFVs) and K9 self-propelled howitzers to the Romanian armed forces. This move was unveiled at the

Malaysia to Order More South Korean FA-50 Jets?

May 13, 2024 @ 05:01 AM

Malaysia is reportedly considering acquiring additional FA-50 combat aircraft from Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI), one year after purchasing 18 units in the Block 20 configuration. In an official

Elbit Systems to Supply Crossbow Unmanned Turreted Mortar Systems for European Customer

May 9, 2024 @ 06:03 AM

Elbit Systems has secured a contract worth approximately $53 million to supply Crossbow Unmanned Turreted 120mm Soft Recoil Mortar Systems to General Dynamics European Land Systems (GDELS) for installation on the Pandur 6×6 APC wheeled armored vehicle for a European customer. The contract will span a period of 6 years

Hungary to Soon Receive Czech-made L-39NG Aircraft?

April 15, 2024 @ 06:27 AM

Czech aircraft manufacturer Aero Vodochody recently announced the shipment of L-39NG aircraft and a ground simulation training system to an undisclosed customer, likely Hungary. Aero Vodochody completed a logistical operation involving the loading of 22 trucks with L-39NG aircraft and related equipment for its customer

After Danish Warship Malfunctions in Red Sea, Another Faces Risk of Accidental...

April 5, 2024 @ 06:22 AM

Days after the Danish frigate Iver Huitfeldt experienced a malfunction during anti-Houthi operations in the Red Sea, the launcher's booster of another frigate, Niels Juel, was activated, potentially posing the risk of firing a Harpoon missile. Confirming the incident, Denmarks Ministry of Defense said in a

Delivery of U.S. Army’s First Production CH-47F Block II Helicopter Imminent...

March 27, 2024 @ 05:16 AM

Boeing announced today that the first production U.S