Lockheed Martin Tests Army Tactical Missile System

October 12, 2017 @ 11:06 AM

Lockheed Martin conducted another successful Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) modernization flight test recently at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. Launched from a Soldier-manned High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) launcher, the ATACMS missile flew approximately 140 kilometers and demonstrated a proximity sensor height-of-burst detonation over the target area

US Approves $15 Billion THAAD Sale to Saudi Arabia to Counter Iranian...

October 7, 2017 @ 04:23 AM

The US State Department has approved an estimated $15 billion Sale to Saudi Arabia for Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) and related equipment and services for an estimated cost of $15 billion. THAADs exo-atmospheric, hit-to-kill capability will add an upper-tier to Saudi Arabias layered missile defense architecture and will support...

Raytheon Wins $592.5 Million in FMS Contracts to Supply TOW Anti-Tank Missiles

September 29, 2017 @ 10:15 AM

Raytheon has been awarded 592.5 million foreign military sales contracts for Tube-launched Optically-tracked Wireless-guided (TOW) missiles

Seoul Displays 800Km Ballistic Missile, Hyunmoo to Target North

September 29, 2017 @ 09:01 AM

Seoul marked the first public display of its Hyunmoo II-C 800Km Ballistic Missile which can hit most areas in North Korea. The unveiling of the Hyunmoo-class surface-to-surface ballistic missiles yesterday was part of a package of advanced missile systems capable of targeting North Korea

Pentagon Awards TOW Missiles Contract For Saudi Arabia, Lebanon

September 16, 2017 @ 10:53 AM

Raytheon has received almost $32 million worth contract modification for foreign military sales involving Saudi Arabia and Lebanon for tube-launched optically-tracked wireless-guided (TOW) missiles. “Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Arizona, has been awarded a $31,485,233 modification (P00066) to domestic and foreign military sales (Saudi Arabia, and Lebanon) contract W31P4Q-12-C-0265 for tube-launched optically-tracked...

North Korea Transports Ballistic Missile To West Coast, South Korean Intelligence Says

September 5, 2017 @ 12:42 PM

South Korea's intelligence service has registered the transportation of a North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) to the west coast of the country. The rocket started moving on Monday, a day after North Korea's sixth nuclear test, and was spotted moving at night to avoid surveillance, South Korea's Asia Business Daily reported

Is North Korea Preparing For Next Ballistic Missile Test?

September 4, 2017 @ 01:24 PM

North Korea is likely to be readying another ballistic missile launch following its sixth nuclear test Sunday. South Koreas military has observed, what it infers as the preparation for a North Korean intercontinental ballistic missile test, Chang Kyung-soo, a South Korean Defense Ministry official was quoted as saying to lawmakers by

Russia Signs Weapon Purchase Deals Worth US$2.8 Billion At Army Expo

August 25, 2017 @ 03:30 PM

Russia signed over 20 contracts of weapon purchases worth over 170 billion rubles (2.87 billion U

Lockheed Martin Awarded $548 Million for US Army Hellfire Missile Contract

August 25, 2017 @ 04:09 AM

Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control was awarded a $547,934,477 modification to a previous contract for a Hellfire II missile production requirement that consists of 7,358 Hellfire II tactical missiles in containers, in various air-to ground missiles models. Work will be performed in Orlando, Florida, with an estimated completion date of Sept

Lockheed, Raytheon Awarded US$900 Million Each To Develop Long Range Standoff...

August 24, 2017 @ 04:50 AM

Lockheed Martin and Raytheon have been awarded a $900 million contract each for the Long Range Standoff (LRSO) weapon's technology maturation and risk reduction (TMRR) acquisition phase, a US DoD release said. The contract supports replacement of the AGM-86B air-launched cruise missile

Russia's Nuclear Submarine Test Fires 'Kalibr' Cruise Missile

August 18, 2017 @ 09:31 AM

A Russian nuclear submarine on Friday struck a target in Russias northwestern Arkhangelsk region with Kalibr sea-based cruise missile. "Today, the Northern Fleet's multipurpose nuclear submarine Severodvinsk successfully fired a Kalibr sea-based cruise missile

Iran Constructing Long-Range Rocket Manufacturing Factory In Syria: Israeli TV

August 17, 2017 @ 03:52 PM

Iran is building a factory in northwest Syria to manufacture long-range rockets, Israel media reported featuring a satellite image of a site that is under construction. The reports showed satellite images of a site under construction in northwest Syria near the Mediterranean coastal town of Baniyas that purportedly could be used to produce and store the weapons, various media reported Wednesday