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Local Manufacturing

In recent years, Turkey has been locally developing various unmanned aerial systems (UAVs). Now it is also enhancing its status as a UAV exporter,...

A combat drone developed by Taiwan’s top military research unit is undergoing initial flight tests before it enters combat testing in June. Tests of the...

A new laser-equipped drone was tested by the Turkish military. The bomb disposal drone is capable of penetrating a carbon steel plate using a...
Turkey

The Turkish Navy received its 1st Aksungur MALE UAV from Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI).  Ismail Demir, Turkey’s top procurement official, emphasized the drone’s significant payload...
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IT executives see the talent shortage as the most significant adoption barrier to 64% of emerging technologies, compared with just 4% in 2020, according...

Poland kicks off a new locally-made air defense system. The Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa (PGZ) consortium signed what may be the most important contract in...
AFV

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has been selected by Israel’s Ministry of Defense (IMoD) as the prime contractor and integrator for developing the concept and...

A new Turkish unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) has been unveiled. Baykar has unveiled a drone that can hover, take off and land vertically (VTOL)....
Turkey

In recent years, Turkey has been developing more and more military platforms manufactured domestically. An unmanned anti-submarine warfare vessel has been designed and developed...

The global shortage of semiconductors sees a large number of industries, ranging from consumer electronics to automotive and defense, struggling to secure key components...

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has resumed the production of F-16 wings for Lockheed Martin, using the assembly line established in the 1980s. IAI recently...

The Pentagon-developed camera drones are more expensive and less capable than the Chinese-made ones that they were supposed to replace, according to an internal...

Turkey is set to begin mass production of its Hisar-O+ medium-range air defense system.  Its Hisar A+ missile system has been delivered with all its...

India’s Defense Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has successfully trialed the 5th generation Python-5 air-to-air missile (AAM) for the Tejas, India’s indigenous light combat...
Turkish combat UAV

Turkey is progressing with the domestic development and manufacturing of unmanned combat capabilities. The third prototype for Turkey’s unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) Akıncı...

Turkey is one of the world’s main manufacturers of drones developing an increasing variety of lethal armed drones, ranging from large, high-flying, bomb-laden ones...
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The National Security Commission on AI believes that China could soon replace the U.S. as the world’s “AI superpower” and said there are serious...

Turkey has been leading a policy of manufacturing defense products and parts domestically in order to reduce dependency on imports. To date, the country...
target detection

In an age of big data, operational systems’ operators are grappling with information influx. Integrating operational scenarios and automated tools with high reliability will...
tank camera

Swedish company Saab is to unveil its first product developed in the United Arab Emirates  The Rugged Camera Module-Infrared, or RCAM-IR, features an extremely rugged...
fighter aircraft

China is exploring limiting the export of rare earth minerals that are crucial for the manufacture of American F-35 fighter jets and other sophisticated...

By Arie Egozi The Israeli defense industries will have to reorganize to be able to cope with the evolving situation caused by the current Foreign...