Aero Vodochody Builds First Firing Range in the Czech Republic

March 8, 2023 @ 07:44 AM

Czech company Aero Vodochody has received permission to operate its tunnel firing range, the first such facility built to test aerial guns and ammunition in the country. The firing range, which is located on the company's premises in Vodochody, will be used mainly for shooting air cannons of a caliber larger...

Elbit Systems Wins $252 Million Contract for ATMOS, PULS Artillery from NATO

March 2, 2023 @ 11:52 AM

Elbit Systems announced today that it was awarded two contracts with an aggregate value of $252 million to supply artillery rocket systems to a European NATO member country.Under the first contract in an amount of $119 million, Elbit Systems will supply a battalions worth of ATMOS (Autonomous Truck Mounted Howitzer)...

U.S. to Provide Javelin Missiles to Britain

March 1, 2023 @ 09:29 AM

The United States has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale to the United Kingdom of Javelin anti-tank missiles for an estimated cost of $125.13 million

EU to Jointly Procure 1 Million Artillery Shell for Ukraine worth 4

February 24, 2023 @ 11:41 AM

The European Union today said a joint EU procurement initiative will be started in the near future to ensure Ukraine receive a million artillery shells worth four billiion euro.NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and Estonian Prime Minister Kaja Kallas discussed how to jointly...

One up on HIMAR; Russia's Tornado-S MLRS Can Hit Multiple Targets...

February 21, 2023 @ 04:32 AM

Russia's Rostec has displayed a unique upgrade to its Tornado-S multiple rocket launch system (MLRS) at the IDEX 2023 - the ability to hit multiple targets with guided rockets fired within the same salvo- a feature that will give it an edge over the U.S

Ukraine to Get Archer Self-Propelled Guns, CV90 IFVs, Leclerc Tanks

January 19, 2023 @ 01:30 PM

Ukraine is likely to get Archer self-propelled guns and CV90 infantry fighting vehicles fro, Sweden, and Leclerc tanks from France. Prime Minister Ulf Kristersson was quoted as saying by

Elbit’s Atmos Howitzer Beats Nexter’s Caesar for Colombian Contract

January 9, 2023 @ 12:33 PM

Colombia has reportedly chosen 155mm howitzer Atmos produced by Israels Elbit Systems over French-made Caesars. A military source told

Lithuania Orders Upgraded Caesar Artillery Systems

December 30, 2022 @ 07:32 AM

Lithuanias defense ministry has acquired Caesar Mark II artillery systems manufactured in France by Nexter. On December 30, Lithuanias defense minister Arvydas Anušauskas met his French counterpart Sébastien Lecornu in Paris to confirm the agreement of Caesar Mark II acquisition

Hanwha Wins $458M to Mass Produce 120mm Self-Propelled Mortars, Fire Command Vehicles...

December 26, 2022 @ 06:26 AM

South Korean arms procurement agency Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) will award Hanwha Aerospace a contract valued KRW 584 billion ($458 million) to mass produce 120mm self-propelled mortars and fire command vehicles. The 120mm self-propelled mortar has up to 2

NATO Member State Orders Rheinmetall’s 155mm Artillery Ammo

December 20, 2022 @ 06:13 AM

A long-time NATO customer awarded Rheinmetall Denel Munition approximately €500 million for the supply of 155mm ammunition. The order value is in the mid three-digit million EUR range

UK Orders Saab's NLAW worth $279 Million to Replenish Stocks Given to

December 8, 2022 @ 07:18 AM

Saab has received an order from the UK Ministry of Defence for the Next Generation Light Anti-Tank Weapon system (NLAW).The order value is approximately SEK 2