Air & Missile Defense

Air & Missile Defense

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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The S-500 Prometey, Russia’s next-generation surface-to-air long-range missile system, has completed most of its trials and is ready to go into series production. These...
Photo illustration hypersonic by US DoD

The Chinese have commonly been known as being very innovative and up to date when it comes to developing technology. Not only are they...
Photo G/ATOR by US Marine Corps

The rise in ballistic missile threats on the US necessitates a shift in air defense method. The US Marine Corps has recently awarded Northrop...
Photo - Predator US Air Force

"The United States approved the sale of the armed drones to India. We have offered integrated air and missile defense technology to India," according...
Photo illustration US Air Force

The United States has a responsibility to ensure minimal civilian casualties during airstrikes, including those conducted by allies and coalition nations. Collateral damage involves...
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The British Royal Air Force (RAF) has begun testing the latest version of the BriteCloud missile decoy on its Typhoon fighter aircraft. The technology...
laser countermeasure

  Lockheed Martin, along with Boeing and Northrop Grumman, are developing a laser defense system designed to defend Air Force aircraft from inbound air to...
mini missile

  When the term “missile” comes to mind, most people usually imagine a very large rocket with the capability to destroy a neighborhood. Lockheed Martin,...

For years, the US Army has been drawn to the possibilities of directed-energy laser weapons that have a "cost per engagement substantially lower than...
patriot

  The United States State Department has approved the possible military sale of the Patriot air and missile defense system to Bahrain. The contract is...

A new technology under development will ultimately detect distant enemy rockets and artillery fire, providing early warning — and potentially saving lives. A team...

Turkey’s increasing closeness with Russia has been driving Washington and Ankara apart on a number of fronts, including military sales and negotiations over the...
THAAD

  Lockheed Martin has closed a $2.54 billion contract to build missile defense rocket interceptors for the United States and Saudi Arabia. U.S. officials at...

Australia is enhancing its air and missile defense. The national advanced Surface to Air Missile System, NASAMS, was selected for the Australian Government’s Short...

The US Army warfighters are now training with lasers to attack threats in the sky, in order to gain hands-on experience operating a high-energy...

Japan has been known for its defense-oriented policy. However, Tokyo now plans to extend the range of its ASM-3 air-launched anti-ship missile in order...

A new advanced air defense system incorporates several unique technologies. Lockheed Martin has teamed up with Saab and Diehl Defense to deliver the Falcon...
hypersonic weapon

A joint effort of the US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the US Air Force focuses on the development and demonstration of...
improved defense

The U.S. will sell India equipment similar to the one used on the two ‘Air Force One’ Boeing 747 aircraft that carry the US...

U.S. Navy ships often face risks of attack when going through narrow passages such as the Suez Canal or the Hormuz strait. Protecting itself...

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