Categories

U.S. Agrees to Sell SM-6 Missile Interceptors to South Korea

November 15, 2023 @ 03:42 AM

The State Department has greenlit a $650 million sale of Standard Missile-6 (SM-6) shipborne missile interceptors and related equipment to South Korea, bolstering the Asian ally's security capabilities. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) announced a potential government-to-government Foreign Military Sale in response to South Korea's request for 38 SM-6 Block...

U.A.E.’s EDGE Group Unveils New Anti-Ship Missile

November 14, 2023 @ 06:37 AM

The EDGE Group has unveiled its latest anti-ship missile, the MANSUP ER, specifically designed to meet the requirements of the United Arab Emirates (U.A

Russia Displays its Latest Air-launched Missiles at Dubai Air Show 2023

November 12, 2023 @ 11:06 AM

Tactical Missiles Corporation (TMC) Russias guided weapons manufacturer is displaying its latest air-to-air and stealth missiles at the Dubai Airshow 2023. The new aircraft weapons include - the RVV-BD (long-range) and RVV-MD2 (short-range) air-to-air guided missiles, as well as the new generation multifunctional stealth high-precision missile, Kh-69

Russia's New Missile Combines Concrete Piercing with High Explosive Fragmentation

November 11, 2023 @ 08:33 AM

Russia's NPO Splav has engineered an experimental unguided missile that combines both concrete-piercing capabilities and high-explosive blast fragmentation. Rostec, the Russian state-owned technology corporation, reported the creation of this missile, which is part of a new-generation platform featuring a highly efficient engine

U.S. Navy Equips F/A-18E/F Super Hornet with StormBreaker Smart Weapon...

November 7, 2023 @ 05:47 AM

Raytheon, a business under RTX, unveiled today that the U.S

Saab to Set up Factory in India to Produce Carl-Gustaf System Components

November 6, 2023 @ 02:43 PM

India has granted the first 100% foreign direct investment (FDI) clearance in the defense sector, with Swedens Saab receiving approval to establish a facility dedicated to the production of components for the Carl-Gustaf system. The FDI proposal, valued at just under INR 500 crore ($60 million), received the green light last month

OCCAR, Spanish Missile Systems Sign Hypersonic Defence Interceptor Study Project

November 1, 2023 @ 08:00 AM

A contract was signed between OCCAR (Organisation Conjointe de Coopération en matière d'Armement) and Spanish Missile Systems (SMS) on Oct. 31 for the HYDEF (Hypersonic Defence Interceptor Study) project

Russian Su-57 Fighter Gets New 300 km-Range Compact Air-to-Air Missile

October 31, 2023 @ 07:43 AM

The Russian Su-57 fighter has been equipped with a new long-range, intra-fuselage cruise missile, the RVV-BD – R-37M, designed to snugly fit within the stealth aircraft's underbelly. An informed source disclosed to

Lockheed Martin Secures $996M for MK21A Reentry Vehicle Program

October 31, 2023 @ 05:52 AM

Lockheed Martin has been awarded a contract worth $996 million for the MK21A Reentry Vehicle (RV) program. The contract aims to conduct engineering, manufacturing, and design work to provide a low technical risk and affordable RV for the Sentinel program

Boeing’s Joint Direct Attack Munition to Get Powered Tail Kit

October 25, 2023 @ 07:55 AM

Boeing and Australian partner Ferra Engineering signed a MoU to explore applications for Powered JDAM — a long-range, low-cost and mass-producible JDAM derivative capable of travelling upwards of 300 nautical miles. “Powered JDAM will exponentially increase the effective range of the munition, and alongside the JDAM ER, will effectively and affordably meet a variety of defence needs around the world,” said Bob Ciesla, vice president of Boeing Precision Engagement Systems

United Kingdom to Receive 3000 Joint Air-to-Ground, JAGM Missiles

October 24, 2023 @ 05:28 AM

The United States has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale to the United Kingdom of Joint Air-to-Ground Missiles (JAGM) for an estimated cost of $957.4 million

Diehl Defence, Korean LIG Nex1 to Cooperate on IRIS-T Air-to-air Missile Systems

October 21, 2023 @ 01:48 PM

Germanys Diehl Defence has signed a MoU with LIG Nex1, a Korean defence contractor for cooperation in supporting the short range missile, IRIS-T which has been selected as the air-to-air weapon for Koreas KF-21 fighter. The MOU was signed during ADEX International Aerospace & Defence Exhibition, held last week in Seoul (Korea)

FEATURES/INTERVIEWS