Adani, Mahindra, HAL in Indian Defence Industry Delegation to Philippines

February 19, 2024 @ 06:56 AM

The Indian government has dispatched a delegation of 18 companies, including major players like Adani, Mahindra, and Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), to Manila with the aim of showcasing their military technologies and exploring potential defence industry partnerships with the Philippines. India is offering a soft loan to support the Philippines in...

Russian Defense Minister Urges Expedited Production of Anti-tank missile systems

February 15, 2024 @ 08:31 AM

In a recent visit to the troops of the Western Military District, the Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation, Sergei Shoigu, inspected the state defense order for the production of portable and operational-tactical missile systems. The focus of his scrutiny was the Mechanical Engineering Design Bureau Research and Production Corporation,...

Rheinmetall Breaks Ground For New -20,000 Artillery Shells A year- Factory

February 13, 2024 @ 10:54 AM

Rheinmetall on Tuesday broke ground for a new factory in Lower Saxony, Germany that will produce artillery ammunition, explosives and rocket artillery components. The factory will eventually manufacture some 200,000 artillery shells a year, along with up to 1,900 tonnes of RDX explosive and, optionally, other components for producing ammunition charges

Hanwha Enters Defense Cooperation MOU with Saudi Arabia

February 13, 2024 @ 05:26 AM

Hanwha Aerospace and Hanwha Systems have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) for defense industry cooperation with the Saudi Ministry of National Defense, as announced during the 'World Defense Show 2024 in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Hanwha said in a statement on February 13 that the signing ceremony, which took place...

South Korea, Qatar Ink Initial Defense Cooperation Agreement

February 7, 2024 @ 01:27 PM

South Korea and Qatar have solidified their commitment to enhanced defense collaboration through the signing of an initial agreement during talks between their defense chiefs. Defense Minister Shin Won-sik signed the memorandum of understanding (MOU) during his meeting with Qatar's Deputy Prime Minister Khalid bin Mohamed Al Attiyah in Doha

Ecuador’s Russian Mi-17 Helicopters Could Interest Ukraine the Most

February 7, 2024 @ 12:05 PM

Even after Moscow imposed “banana sanctions on Ecuador, the latter has shown no inclination of reversing the supply of “scrap metal” Russian military equipment to Ukraine in exchange for receiving $200 million worth of new gear from the U.S

U.K., Saudi to Collaborate on Air Defense Capabilities, Drones & Missiles

February 6, 2024 @ 08:28 AM

The United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia on Monday announced the creation of a "Strategic Capability Partnership Committee," with a focus on developing cooperation in equipment and industry, research and development, and training. A particular focus for planned collaboration will be land-based systems including air defense capabilities and armored vehicles, uncrewed aerial systems along with complex weapons including precision-guided missiles

South Korea, Saudi Arabia Forge Defense Industry Collaboration Through MOU

February 6, 2024 @ 08:22 AM

South Korea and Saudi Arabia have recently taken a step towards defense industry cooperation by signing a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on mid- to long-term collaboration. The agreement was inked by Defense Acquisition Program Administration Director Eom Dong-hwan and Saudi Arabia's Vice Minister of National Defense, Talal Abdullah Al-otaibi, in the presence of Minister of National Defense Shin Won-sik in Riyadh on February 4

Saudi Arabia, Leonardo Forge Defense Partnership at World Defence Show

February 6, 2024 @ 05:58 AM

The Ministry of Investment (MISA) of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the General Authority for Military Industries (GAMI), and Leonardo revealed the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the ongoing World Defence Show in Riyadh. The MoU aims to facilitate discussions, development, and evaluation of investment and collaboration opportunities within the defense and aerospace sector

Ukroboronprom, Lithuania to Develop Optical and Electronic Jamming Systems

January 11, 2024 @ 03:19 PM

Ukroboronprom, Ukraine's state-owned defense conglomerate has officially announced its collaboration with four prominent Lithuanian defense companies, specializing in the development of optical and electronic jamming systems. The strategic partnership was unveiled through a statement posted on Ukroboronprom's official Facebook page

V2X, Inc. Secures $190 Million Contract to Enhance U.S. Army Readiness in...

January 6, 2024 @ 10:33 AM

V2X, Inc. has been awarded $190 million contract by the U