Air & Missile Defense

Air & Missile Defense

AI security. image by pixabay

As Russian leadership attempts to come to terms with technology's impact on its military power and role in the world, artificial intelligence and autonomy...
Iron Dome By Rafael

No longer than a week ago, the Rafael company has announced that the Iron Dome system was successfully tested by the US Army by...
fighterjet. image by pixabay

The Pentagon has proclaimed time and time again that it seems as though manned-unmanned teaming, collaboration between piloted planes and autonomous drones/robotic wingmen, as...

A compact directed energy weapon has been delivered to the USAF as part of Lockheed Martin aid project to the US Air Force research...
Combat. image by pixabay

Recent statement states that the Norwegian armed forces will be receiving upgraded Identification-Friend-or-Foe (IFF) technology as part of a contract worth $15 million with...
Turkey. image by Pixabay

Turkey's attack drone successfully fired a new laser-guided missile in a recent trial. A laser-guided bomb (LGB) is a guided bomb that uses semi-active...
small satellites

On July 1st, a new experimental satellite was launched into orbit. This satellite is the Space Force WFOV (Wide Field of View) testbed satellite...

A new counter UAV system has been recently tested in Poland. The YouTube channel of the manufacturer Zakłady Mechaniczne Tarnów has published a video...
Hyper-sonic. By Pixabay

The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) has selected Raytheon Missiles & Defense, a Raytheon Technologies business, to continue its development of a first-of-its-kind counter-hypersonic missile, the Glide...
photo illus. laser by Pixabay

Israel Ministry of Defense will present its new laser rocket defense system to US President Joe Biden during his visit to Israel, scheduled for...
unmanned systems

Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) threats have become a challenge to law enforcement, military and commercial organizations alike. As a majority of the UAVs cannot...
Iron Beam, By Israeli Ministery of Defense. April 2022

In an announcement last week, the Israeli Ministry of Defense stated that Mafat (the Administration for Research and Development of Weapons and Technological Infrastructure)...
Photo Iron Dome by Rafael

A decision will soon be made by the US military as to what will become the next target for Iron Dome batteries manufactured in...
Arrow 3, Photo: US MDA

European arm races continue: German Chancellor Olaf Schultz has confirmed that his country is considering purchasing a missile defense system developed and manufactured in...
Photo illus. by Wikimedia. low intensity warfare

For the first time ever, Iran demonstrated to the public a scale model of a long-range air defense system developed entirely by its defense...
Photo illust. Iron Dome by IDF Flickr, Wikimedia

Russia's invasion of Ukraine has accelerated the global arms race and prompted neighboring countries to raise their military readiness and defense systems. As part...
Stinger, Photo Credit U.S. Air-Force photo by Samuel King Jr.

Russia-Ukraine's war has accelerated the European arms race, resulting in a growing demand for missiles, UAVs, and other US-made weapon systems in Europe. There has...
Iron Dome By Rafael

Despite continued threats, Israel continues to find new ways to protect its airspace: The IDF's new missile interception system, Magen Or, was recently approved...
Photo illus. by Pixabay no drone sign

A new high-speed interceptor to counter-unmanned air vehicle (UAV) has been unveiled by MARSS. The platform is based on machine learning and increased safety...
IAMD 2022, Photo by iHLS

The ninth Israel Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) conference and exhibition hosted yesterday an exceptional gathering of the best experts and leading figures from...

IAMD - The 9th Israeli Air Missile Defense Conference & Exhibition, organized by iHLS, in collaboration with the Israel Missile Defense Association (IMDA) and...
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High-power microwave (HPM) weapons provide non-kinetic defeat of targets. The US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) will develop a new HPM weapon system prototype,...