Russia Receives Request from Serbia for S-300 System Supply, Belgrade Denies

July 5, 2018 @ 02:44 PM

A Russian military and diplomatic source told TASS on Wednesday that Russia had received an official request from Serbia on supplies of S-300PMU-2 missile systems in 2021. However, Serbian Defense Minister Aleksandar Vulin issued a statement on Thursday stating that the reports on purchase of Russias S-300 missile systems were not...

Russia Successfully Tests New Longer Range Missile for S-400 Air Defense System

July 3, 2018 @ 12:09 PM

The Russian Ministry of Defense is set to induct a new 400 km range missile of the S-400 air defense system the state trials of which were successfully completed recently. TASS said quoting an unnamed source that the new long range missile, designated 40N6E, has a range of 400 km while...

India Clears $5.5 Billion S-400 Air Defense Missile Systems Buy from Russia

July 2, 2018 @ 03:48 PM

The Indian Defense Acquisition Council (DAC) has cleared a $5.5 billion agreement to purchase S-400 air defense missile systems from Russia despite US opposition to the deal

Azerbaijan Buys SOM Cruise Missile from Turkey's ROKETSAN

June 26, 2018 @ 12:08 PM

The Azerbaijan Air Force (AAF) has displayed SOM cruise missile purchased from the Turkish firm ROKETSAN. The SOM missile was demonstrated in the 100th anniversary parade of Azerbaijan Army for the first time which makes it clear that Azerbaijan has got SOM-B1 modified version making it the first foreign user of...

Lockheed Martin Wins $364 Million Contract For Army Tactical Missile Systems

June 26, 2018 @ 06:08 AM

Lockheed Martin announced a $364 million production contract for Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missiles for the U.S

US agrees to Transfer Military Grade Titanium Tech, Patriot Missiles to Taiwan

June 20, 2018 @ 10:08 AM

The US has agreed to transfer new military technologies to Taiwan, according to the Taiwanese Ministry of National Defense (MND). According to reports, Lockheed Martin will transfer technology and training for Taiwans defense industry to product its own aerospace and military grade titanium, as part of a deal that will also include six sets of Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) missiles and upgrade kits for PAC-2 missiles, Taiwan News reported last Friday

Turkey Pitches Joint Production of S-500 Defense Systems with Russia

June 14, 2018 @ 11:14 AM

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has expressed interest in the joint production of new generation S-500 air and missile defense system with Russia. “I have contacted President Putin with a proposal about the joint production of the S-500,” Erdogan said in an interview with 24 TV Thursday

Estonia to Acquire Mistral SHORAD Missiles for $58 Million from MBDA

June 13, 2018 @ 12:11 PM

Estonia will acquire Mistral short range air defence missiles/ man portable surface to air missiles, training missiles, simulators and testing and maintenance equipment from European missile manufacturer MBDA under a 50 million euros (US $58.7 million) contract

IAI Unveils New System that Doubles Operational Range of Barak Missiles

June 12, 2018 @ 12:26 PM

Israeli Aerospace Industries unveiled operational concept of a special one meter-long rocket accelerator that will double the range of Barak 8 missile system. The rocket accelerator will enable the missiles to intercept threats from a distance of 150 kms

Turkey Threatens Retaliation if US Sanctions S-400 Missile Defence Purchase

June 7, 2018 @ 12:10 PM

Turkey has vowed to retaliate if the United States sanctions Russian S-400 missile purchase, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said during a diplomatic meeting with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in Washington early this week. "If the United States imposes sanctions on us or takes such a step, Turkey will absolutely retaliate," Cavusoglu said Sunday

Turkey's S-400 Purchase Could Hurt F-35, Other Joint Production Projects: US Official

June 6, 2018 @ 10:10 AM

A senior State Department official has warned that Turkeys purchase of Russian S-400 missiles could reflect negatively on several U.S

Saudi-Russia Talks on S-400 Missile Defence System Purchase 'Progressing'

May 31, 2018 @ 12:25 PM

The Saudi Ambassador to Moscow Rayed Krimly said that the negotiations on the purchase of Russian-built S-400 missile air defense system is ‘advancing well and both the parties are working out on technical details of the contract. "We signed the contract during the Kings visit, what is now happening is the implementation requires technical details of technology transfers, other technical details between experts of both sides … Experts need to finish their discussions, we cannot put a date for the end of discussions, but it is proceeding in a very positive manner," Krimly told Sputnik in an interview on Thursday, added...