Improved Msta-S Howitzer with Rapid-fire Capability Handed over to Russian Troops

September 21, 2023 @ 09:06 AM

Rostec has delivered the inaugural consignment of the newly enhanced self-propelled howitzers to the Russian Ministry of Defense. This upgraded iteration of the Msta-S boasts improved tactical and technical attributes, including heightened mobility, a rapid firing rate, and versatile ammunition compatibility

KNDS, Elbit Systems to Sign Teaming Agreement for EuroPULS Artillery Rocket System

September 14, 2023 @ 02:14 PM

KNDS and Elbit Systems have signed a Teaming Agreement for the EuroPULS at DSEI London. The transformation of the Elbit PULS artillery rocket system into the EuroPULS system is being carried out by KNDS

Sweden Orders ARCHER Artillery Systems for $500M

September 14, 2023 @ 09:32 AM

BAE Systems secured an agreement with the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) valued at around $500 million, entailing the delivery of 48 new ARCHER artillery systems to bolster the Swedish Army's capabilities. The

Pakistan’s Multiple Rocket Launchers Spotted in Conflicted Nagorno-Karabakh

September 5, 2023 @ 12:22 PM

Azerbaijan has reportedly deployed Pakistan-developed KRL-122 multiple rocket launcher systems (MLRS) against Armenian forces in Artsakh, also known as the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic. Several

Lockheed Martin Fires Extended-Range GMLRS with Double the Range from HIMARS Launcher

September 2, 2023 @ 06:15 AM

Lockheed Martin conducted a flight test of its next-generation Extended-Range GMLRS (ER GMLRS), boasting a range nearly double that of the current version, from the HIMARS rocket launcher. The test took place at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico

Russia’s First Wheeled SP Howitzer 'Malva' to Debut at ARMY-2023

August 14, 2023 @ 07:19 AM

Russias first wheeled self-propelled howitzer "Malva” has made its debut at the ARMY-2023 Forum (August 14-20) in Moscow. Rostec confirmed this information in an official release

Germany to Confer "NATO" Status on South Korea for Defense, Dual-use Goods...

August 2, 2023 @ 07:22 AM

South Korea would not have to receive approval from Germanys Office for Economic Affairs and Exports (BAFA) if Berlin confers a NATO-like status to the country. The Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) said it is planning to “quickly” obtain the nod from German Federal Ministry of Economic and Climate Protection (BMWK)

Russia's First Wheeled, SP Howitzer, 'Malva' Completes State Tests

July 27, 2023 @ 06:40 AM

Russias first wheeled self-propelled howitzer "Malva” has successfully passed state tests, manufacturer Rostec announced today. The 152-mm self-propelled artillery gun 2S43 "Malva" was created on the basis of the BAZ chassis with an 8x8 wheel arrangement

Newly-Developed 82mm Mobile Mortar Handed Over to Russian Troops

July 18, 2023 @ 12:03 PM

Rostec has handed over to Russian troops the first batch of ‘Dork 2S41 self-propelled (SP) mortar that enables soldiers to fire on the move without leaving the armored vehicle. The experimental batch of SP mortar is mounted atop a ‘Typhoon armored vehicle and can fire 10 rounds a minute at a distance that is 1

Elbit Wins $150M Contract for PULS Rocket Launchers, Guided Rockets

July 18, 2023 @ 09:08 AM

Elbit Systems has won a $150 million contract to supply PULS (Precise and Universal Launching Systems) rocket launchers and a package of precision-guided long-range rockets to an international customer. The contract will be performed over a period of three years

Rheinmetall Receives €1.3B to Supply 155mm Ammo to German MoD

July 18, 2023 @ 08:58 AM

The German Bundeswehr awarded Rheinmetall a €1.3 billion order for service and practice artillery ammunition

Bundeswehr Orders Rheinmetall-made 120mm Tank Ammo

July 13, 2023 @ 09:43 AM

The German Bundeswehr has expanded to €4 billion an existing framework agreement with Rheinmetall for the supply of 120mm tank ammunition. On Thursday, the company said an existing agreement for the munition, including the type fired by the main gun of the Leopard 2 tank, had been expanded “to close gaps that have arisen in the stocks [of the German military]”