Ballistic

Ballistic

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The danger of autonomous weapon systems is not just that they might run rogue and kill the wrong people, but that a human overseer...
guided projectile

    Weapon systems manufacturer, Raytheon, has revealed that the U.S. Navy has quietly conducted ground tests of a precision-guided projectile usually fired from Army cannons. The...

New pistol ammunition has been selected for the U.S. Army’s 9mm Modular Handgun System (MHS), the M17. While the original Request For Proposal (RFP)...

Torpedo-killing torpedoes can be a real option. The absence of radar detection underwater removes the option of computing near-real-time flight paths needed so one...

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...
active defense

An automatic countermeasure system successfully deflected 15 out of 15 anti-tank guided missile attacks during a recent US Army live fire exercise. The Modular...
grenade

A new battlefield solution to safely and accurately launch 40mm grenades from a light UAV was developed. The 40mm drone-mounted multishot grenade launcher (MGL)...

Russian Ministry of Defense recently published a video of its new autonomous torpedo, the Poseidon strategic attack drone. Russia boasts that the high-speed...
robotic systems

The US Army’s demilitarization program aims to dismantle obsolete ammunition and missiles. In order to minimize the risk to human lives, the task is...
advanced radar

ELTA Systems, a subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), was awarded a contract by the Systems Missiles and Space Group of IAI to supply...

Rafael Advanced Systems is unveiling a new long-range stand-off air-to-surface missile, which may be used against high-value targets, stationary and re-locatable, even in theaters...
hypersonic platforms

Hyperosnic air platforms have been gaining momentum in advanced developments by world defense agencies. These advanced systems can reach the speeds of more than...

2018 was a pretty good year for military innovation, but it looks like 2019 is going to be even better. The Pentagon and other...

For several years, Ukrainian troops have been locked in a “frozen conflict” with Russian-backed separatists for control of the Donbas region in Eastern Ukraine....

Tensions between Taiwan and China leads the former to develop cruise missiles out of old fighter jets’ engines. The J85 turbojet engines in question...

Russia is upgrading its missile defense system. Its Aerospace Forces will get their first medium-range surface-to-air missile system S-350 Vityaz next year, the Defence...

One of the most widely issued infantry small arms is the QBZ-95-1 assault rifle. The QBZ-95-1 is the...

A new unmanned system for armoured personnel carriers (APCs) is to supply solutions for operational challenges in combat...

One of the U.S. most important asset is vulnerable to cyber attacks. The inadequate cybersecurity practices being used to protect the U.S ballistic missile...
IAMD

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

A successful initial ballistic flight test of the new M-SHORAD Future Interceptor from a Stryker Maneuver SHORAD Launcher (MSL) was conducted by Lockheed Martin....

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