Air & Missile Defense

Air & Missile Defense

hypersonic weapons

The U.S. Air Force is quickly getting closer to prototype, test and deploy hypersonic weapons on an expedited schedule. Hypersonic weapons can defend against...
interception

A successful interception test was conducted by the Japanese Aegis destroyer Atago. The system detected and shot down a short-range ballistic missile in space...

A project that will lead to the use of UAV laser weapons to destroy enemy ballistic missiles is advancing to the next stage. Power...
air and missile defense

Japan has been advancing its integrated air and missile defense (IAMD) capabilities through the combined use of vessels equipped with the Aegis naval weapon...
fighter interceptor

Russia’s MiG Aircraft Corporation is working on the MiG-41 fifth-generation fighter-interceptor. The fighter-interceptor is also known as the PAK DP DP (Prospective Aviation Complex...

The Us continues to develop its defense against ballistic missiles. PeopleTec has received a $33.6 million contract with a two-year value of $9 million...
counter-drone

The British Army is the first customer for a new and advanced Israeli counter-drone system: the Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Drone Dome counter-drone solution. The...

The US Missile Defense Agency is about to upgrade its High Altitude Observatory (HALO) systems for carrying out the Ballistic Missile Defense System tests...

Unmanned aerial vehicles have been employed extensively by the various players in the Syrian arena. Russia's Hmeimim airbase in Syria has intercepted a total...

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has entered an agreement to provide advanced defense systems to Israel Navy’s Sa’ar-6 corvettes. The systems will be used to...

IAMD - Save The Date December 10, 2018 - Lago Conference Center, Rishon LeZion, Israel The Conference We are pleased to announce Israel’s Seventh International Conference on...

China is one of a handful of states engaged in a race to deploy a hypersonic strike platform capable of evading modern missile defense...

The French defense procurement agency, DGA, has announced Mica NG air-to-air missile program to replace their MICA medium-range missile. This missile program will renew...

Looking to boost its defenses amid growing tensions with Russia, Sweden will buy from Raytheon the Patriot air defense missile systems. The deal will...

By Arie Egozi Israel is accelerating the development and deployment of systems that can protect the country's gas pumping rigs in the Mediterranean. This comes...

By Arie Egozi The civil war in Syria has ruined most parts of this country. While the population has been suffering from attacks on civil...

The first successful guided flight test of Raytheon's ESSM Block 2 intermediate-range, surface-to-air missile has been completed by the U.S. Navy. The Block 2...

The Indian Air Force is planning a series of tests to prove the integration potential of some advanced Israeli-developed systems on its Light Combat...

Lockheed Martin and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems of Israel, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to evaluate potential markets and customer requirements for Rafael’s...
radar technology

International collaboration is becoming the norm for advanced defense systems, as developing and manufacturing high-grade technology entails enormous costs. In the first major military...

India has cleared a $5.5 billion mega deal for the purchase of S-400 air defense missile systems from Russia despite the threat of US...
counter-uav

Russia has been accelerating its counter-uav efforts. Its Ministry of Defense announced the creation of a new unit designed to counter unmanned aerial vehicles....