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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...
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Taiwan has been enhancing its unmanned aerial system capabilities. Its Ministry of National Defense Armaments Bureau's Materiel Production Center is developing a new family...
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Astra Rafael Communication System (ARC), a Joint Venture between Astra Microwave and RAFAEL Advanced Defense Systems of Israel, inaugurated their state-of-the-art facility at Hardware...
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Ukrainian state-owned defense industrial group UkrOboronProm has partnered with Thailand to build a new command version of the BTR-3 8×8 armored fighting vehicle (AFV)....

Due to the lack of a domestic radar detection technology, South Korea has been using many radar systems from abroad such as drone detection...
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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...
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Israel’s drones have revolutionized the modern battlefield. “As a world leader in the field of unmanned systems and robotics, Israeli-developed unmanned aircraft systems (UAS)...
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Turkey's first and only indigenous armed drone Bayraktar Tactical Block 2 (TB2) has set a new record in Turkish aviation by completing a flight...
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Some people render fighter jets to be the superior vehicle in the military, which is no surprise. Fighter jets are highly intricate vehicles loaded...
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Morocco wants to develop a local military industry in order to reduce its dependence on foreign arms. After signing military technology share deals with...

Developing nations such as Indonesia, the Philippines or Vietnam in Southeast Asia, as well as Eastern European countries, haven’t been able to afford expensive...

A massive military drone exercise codenamed "Towards Jerusalem 1" was launched by Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC).  The Iranian military reportedly flew about...
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India is one of the fastest-growing markets for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), and one of the top UAV importers for military purposes worldwide. Technological...
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India’s Indigenously developed and built Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas will get the Final Operational Clearance (FOC) in...
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By Arie Egozi The Turkish defense industry is galloping ahead posing growing competition to many...
combat uav program

During 2018, Iran has increased combat drone operations both domestically and internationally. The Iranian indigenous drone program seems like a serious threat to both...
armor-piercing bullets

With the advancements in weapon technology and the emergence of new models of bullets, soldiers and law enforcement officers need more advanced bulletproof vests....
south korea

South Korea will develop an indigenous multirole vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), the Night Intruder 600 VT, to meet a...

The U.S. military has supplied hundreds of thousands of Soviet-style assault rifles and machine guns to allies and partners over the years and acquired...
smart combat helmet

India has been indigenously developing a smart combat helmet that will supply its soldiers with enhanced situational awareness. The Indian Institute of Technology IIT-Ropar...
assault rifle

In response to an Indian MoD Request for Information (RFI) for the procurement of 650 000 assault rifles of 7.62x39 mm caliber under ‘Make...

By Arie Egozi Japan has decided to develop a new fighter aircraft, after it had rejected offers from the leading aircraft manufacturers in the US....

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