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Ukraine Test New Anti-ship Cruise, Modernized S-125 Missiles

December 6, 2018 @ 12:27 PM

Ukraine has successfully tested a new anti-ship cruise missile, ‘Neptune and a modernized S-125 surface-to-air missile system, at a firing range in the Odesa Oblast Wednesday. “The task set today to the cruise missiles is to demonstrate their effective range and their proximity in engaging above-water targets,” Olexandr Turchynov, the chairman...

Raytheon to Provide Anti-Radiation Missile Targeting System Logistics Support

December 1, 2018 @ 01:57 PM

Raytheon has been awarded an $18.6 million follow-on contract for High-speed Anti-Radiation Missile Targeting System (HTS) contractor logistics support services to the United States Air Force

South Korean Agency Eyes Long-range Surface-to-air Missile Development

November 26, 2018 @ 07:41 AM

The South Korean state-run Agency for Defense Development (ADD) is pushing for the development of a long-range surface-to-air missile. It's a missile system aimed at countering North Korea's nuclear and missile threats

US Approves Sale of $561M worth Ship-launched SM-3 Missiles to Japan

November 20, 2018 @ 04:04 AM

The US State Department has approved a possible sale to Japan of eight Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block 1B Missiles and 13 Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Block 2A Missiles for an estimated cost of $561 million. The missiles will provide Japan with an increased ballistic missile defense capability to assist in defending the...

Russia to Start S-400 System Deliveries to India by 2020, Complete by

November 8, 2018 @ 01:56 PM

Russia today detailed the delivery schedule of the S-400 Triumf Air Defence System to India under which the first of the five systems will arrive in the autumn of 2020 and the last by spring of 2023. Under the contract concluded in New Delhi on October 5 Russia is to supply...

South Korean Patriot Missile ‘Self destructs’ During Test-fire

October 29, 2018 @ 06:35 AM

A South Korea Patriot surface-to-air missile (PAC-2) exploded seconds after launch at a South Korean firing range last Thursday. The South Korean Air Force said that The PAC-2 missile ascended for about four seconds after blastoff at the seaside Daecheon range in South Chungcheong Province during an annual air defense guided missile practice, Yonhap News reported quoting an Air Force statement

Ukrainian Army to Receive Vilkha Multiple Rocket System

October 22, 2018 @ 01:16 PM

The Vilkha multiple launch rocket system (MLRS), a clone of the Smerch MLRS from the Soviet era has been accepted into the Ukrainian army and its industrial production will start soon. The new system was developed by Luch, the state design bureau in Kyiv

Russian S-400 Air Defence Systems to Get Advanced Long-range Missile

October 18, 2018 @ 01:11 PM

Russian units operating the S-400 air defence system will receive the 40N6 advanced long-range surface-to-air missile which was recently has been accepted for service in the Russian Army. "The 40N6 long-range missile has been accepted for service

South Korea Puts off L-SAM Missile Test Amidst Détente with North

October 15, 2018 @ 08:03 AM

South Korea's defense ministry today announced that it has put off the testing of it Long Range Surface-to-air interceptor missile (L-SAM) due to “technical reasons.” However, unnamed critics said that the test was delayed at the instruction of the presidential office as the Moon Jae-in administration wanted to avoid antagonizing the North amid a reconciliatory mood, the Yonhap News Agency reported

Russia Donates Three S-300PM Air Defence Systems, 100 Missiles to Syria

October 9, 2018 @ 09:36 AM

Russia earlier this month has donated three battalion sets of S-300PM air defense systems of eight launchers each along with 100 surface-to-air guided missiles to each battalion to Syria. "On October 1, three battalion sets of S-300PM systems of eight launchers each were delivered to Syria," a military diplomatic source was quoted as saying by

After S-400, More Contracts On The Way: Rosoboronexport

October 5, 2018 @ 03:09 PM

Russian arms exporting agency, Rosoboronexport today said several contracts are in final stages of negotiations with India following the signing of the S-400 missile defence system deal today. “Rosoboronexport is ready to cooperate with India in any areas

India, Russia Conclude $5.43 Billion S-400 Missile Defense Deal, Deliveries in 2

October 5, 2018 @ 11:31 AM

India and Russia have formally signed the $5.43 billion deal for the procurement of five S-400 Triumf missile defense system

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