Air & Missile Defense

Air & Missile Defense

The US Army is bolstering its air defense capabilities through a multimillion-dollar contract. The Army has recently awarded Northrop Grumman a $1.4 billion contract...

The Indian Ministry of Defence (MoD) has announced the successful first test launch of the new generation surface-to-surface missile, Pralay.  The flight test was conducted...
Russia Drone UAE

The Russian Ministry of Defense had released a video of its Orion unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) taking down a rotary-wing drone. Russia has been testing...

  Russia’s most advanced S-500 ‘Prometei’ anti-aircraft missile system may be sold to India as a first foreign buyer, Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov...

Saudi Arabia has appealed to the United States for urgent help with replenishing Riyadh’s missile defense weaponry. The kingdom needs the arsenal in order...

The US Missile Defense Agency has completed the installation of radar arrays and the wrapping up of military construction for the Long-Range Discrimination Radar...

IAI has supplied the Israeli Air Force with an innovative air combat training system that enables debriefing of flight training exercises to be completed...

The first counter-hypersonic interceptor will be developed by Raytheon M&D for the US  Missile Defense Agency (MDA). The Glide Phase Interceptor (GPI) will defeat...

The US Army is enhancing its capabilities in laser air defense. Enhanced prototypes of an air-defense laser weapon will be integrated into the Army’s...

A high-power, compact laser weapon subsystem prototype is expected to produce a lethal output greater than anything fielded to date, according to General Atomics....
VR

Military training simulation fosters the combat skills of small units or single soldiers by simulating actual vehicles, soldiers, and combat environments. With a VR...
missile systems

Moscow is renewing its air defense array. Russia’s advanced S-500 missile system will replace the S-400 Triumph air defense system.  The first regiment of Russia’s...

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...
Samson weapon station photo by RAFAEL

Rafael is unveiling its newly enhanced SAMSON 30mm Integrated Remote Weapons Station (RWS) for Light Vehicles. With a combination of advanced, reliable, and effective...

The UK military is getting anti-drone laser weapons. The British Ministry of Defence has awarded three directed-energy weapon demonstrator contracts totaling £72.5 million ($100...
hypersonic weapon

The US Department of Defense revealed that a hypersonic cruise missile built under the Department’s classified Hypersonic Air-Breathing Weapons Concept (HAWC) program successfully completed...

A new surveillance radar, Alborz, and a command-and-control (C2) system, Borhan, were unveiled by the Iranian Army's Air Defense Force. The Army has also...

Another step toward the fielding of a US Navy and Army co-designed common hypersonic missile. The US Navy has conducted a second-stage solid rocket...

Lockheed Martin and Rafael Advanced Defense Systems signed a Principles of Cooperation agreement under which the two companies will work to support the development...
Photo illust. US Missile Defense Agency Flickr

The UK will develop new systems that will allow missiles in flight to communicate with one another. The British Ministry of Defence is investing...

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...

Lockheed Martin and Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) have entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for collaboration in Integrated Air and Missile Defense (IAMD) systems....