Air & Missile Defense

Air & Missile Defense

Spike missiles

Rafael Advanced Defense Systems has signed a multi-year framework contract for the supply of SPIKE (also known as MELLS in Germany) Missiles & launchers...
missile defense

Representatives from government, industry, and research centers from Israel and abroad will meet at Israel’s 8th International Conference and Exhibition on Air and Missile...
Patriot missile

A US Army-led missile defense flight test demonstrated the hit-to-kill capability of the Patriot missile family, which defends against threats through body-to-body contact.  The PAC-3...
Photo illust. missile Wikimedia-

For a medium-to-long duration flight, cruise missile systems require additional information to support inertial measurement unit (IMU) sensors to achieve the required level of...
Photo IDF Spokesperson

A ceremony marking the subordination of David’s Sling formation to the Fire formation, including its units, regular and reserves, was held today, October 10....
Photo illustration US Air Force

Stealthy fighter jets suffer from a major problem: They must store all of their fuel, sensors, and weapons internally. While previous-generation fighters stored this...
dragonfly missile defense

Researchers from the Sandia National Laboratories have been researching the common dragonfly for inspiration to help develop more efficient and effective missile defense systems....
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A Mach 5-plus cruise missile is the US Defense Department's "top technical priority" in the race for hypersonics dominance. Aerojet Rocketdyne has teamed with...
Photo Eurofighter Typhoon by Pixabay

The evolving threat from heat-seeking missiles has been driving the development of distributed-aperture 360-degree coverage capabilities, while the low integration demand this type of...
Photo Illust. Patriot by US Army-

The U.S. Army is modernizing its air defense. The Army will conduct a flight test of the Low-cost Extended-Range Air Defense (LowER-AD), an element...
Photo illust S-400 Wikimedia-

By ARIE EGOZI Turkey may soon purchase additional Russian-made weapon systems. This after it completed the deployment of the Russian-made S-400 air defense systems. Turkish Foreign...
THAAD photo by Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin's Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system successfully intercepted a medium-range ballistic missile (MRBM) target in a missile defense test led by...
drone pixabay

A collaboration between two companies will provide secure drone flight in vulnerable locations under potential ground and airborne threats, whether intended or accidental. The...
USV illustration by US Navy

The United States Navy is calling for companies to present ideas for the service’s Large Unmanned Surface Vehicle (LUSV). The Navy intends to operate...
Photo from Geektime Youtube

Big data and visual illustration tools supply a rare perspective on the complete picture of rocket attacks on Israel. An Israeli data scientist, Yoav...
Photo illust. US MDA

A new project will enable the US Missile Defense Agency (MDA) to ensure the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) remains ready for today's evolving...
Photo LRDR Lockheed Martin

The US Missile Defense Agency's (MDA) Long Range Discrimination Radar (LRDR) program has completed delivery of its first radar panel to Clear, Alaska and...
Photo Q-53 radar Lockheed Martin

The US Army is increasing its radar performance. It has recently awarded Lockheed Martin three contracts to produce additional Q-53 systems and outfit the...
Photo illust. Verba Wikimedia

A new upgrade to Russia’s air defense. Its Verba man-portable air defense systems (MANPADS) has been equipped with Augmented Reality (AR) elements.  Verba is a...
Arrow-3-by-Israel-Minstry-of-Defense-Spokesperson

A successful series of tests was completed today (28/7/19) in Alaska, USA, by the Israel Missile Defense Organization at the Ministry of Defense’s Administration...
IAI Barak 8 Missile

RAFAEL presented a $100 M contract to KRAS (Kalyani Rafael Advanced Systems India) for the manufacturing of 1,000 BARAK 8/ MRSAM missile kits to...

Lockheed Martin and ELTA Systems, a subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries successfully completed a demonstration of their radar solution for the U.S. Army’s Lower...

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