Local Manufacturing

Local Manufacturing

Ukraine has launched its first locally-designed fast military assault craft on order for the Ukrainian Navy. The first Centaur fast military assault craft was...
submarine

South Korea has been boosting its domestic manufacturing capabilities with the launch of a new diesel-electric air-independent propulsion (AIP) submarine. Seoul has exposed the...
weapon exporter

Slowly but surely, Turkey is becoming a weapon exporter country. About 100 KAPLAN medium tanks which are co-produced by Turkish defense contractor FNNS and...
helicopter

Turkey's first locally-made helicopter, the multi-role T625 made its maiden flight in the capital Ankara. The helicopter has been designed and developed by Turkish...
aerospace and defense

Aerospace and defense companies must focus on innovation in order to keep pace with new entrants. This is the recommendation of the Aerospace and...
drone

As one of the world leaders in the field of drones, Israel has been responsible for more than 60% of the world export since...
innovation

Israeli technology and innovation were at the heart of the celebratory event on the occasion of Israel’s 70th anniversary held at the UN headquarters...

By Arie Egozi After a long period in which the Israeli government has treated the country’s space industry as if it belonged to a foreign...
kalashnikov

In a new boost to India’s defense industry, Russia’s state-owned Rosoboronexport has offered to set up a facility in India to produce modern weapons...
turkey

Turkey has been exporting its unmanned ground vehicles. Turkey’s indigenous Remote-Controlled Weapon Platform (UKAP) has been selected to be exported to the Asian market....
rifles

French defense giant Thales and the Indian-based defense equipment manufacturer MKU will collaborate in the development and manufacture of optronic devices and F90 close...
indigenous new UAV

South Korea has been accelerating its efforts to develop and manufacture its own technologies. A prototype of the South Korean Medium Altitude Long Endurance...

There are some State capabilities that should be protected at any price. The satellite industry is one of them. And here - time after...
assault rifles

The Indian Defense Forces will be equipped with more advanced rifles. India’s Defense Acquisition Council (DAC) cleared procurement of 72,400 assault rifles and 93,895...
strike drone

China’s quest for strike drone supremacy has been proved once again, with the development of an improved strike drone variant. China Academy of Aerospace...
Indigenous Surface-to-Surface Missile

India has been trialing its indigenous surface-to-surface missile system technology. India test-fired its medium range nuclear capable Agni-II surface-to-surface missile with a strike range...
local defense industry

Saudi Arabia is looking to bolster its local defense industry. Referring to the participation and achievements of the Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI), the...
indigenous uav

The Nigerian Air Force inducted its first indigenous UAV, which will be used for ISR operations in land and sea. The Tsaigumi UAV, produced...
reverse engineering

By Arie Egozi The Iranian UAS shot down in Israeli territory seems to be part of the reverse engineering efforts made by this country regarding...
Kalashnikov RPK-16

Russia was always known as a country that tries to provide itself with all of its security and army needs. This includes everything: ammunition,...
defense industry

Turkey continues to showcase the capabilities of its local defense industry, with the recent test-firing of a locally-made HİSAR-A short-range air-defense missile in the...
defense export market

By Arie Egozi As countries like India demand knowledge transfer and local manufacturing as a precondition to weapon purchasing, as American companies compete over almost...