Missiles & Bombs

Missiles & Bombs

The UK and French Ministries of Defence have jointly announced they have contracted MBDA for the mid-life refurbishment of Storm Shadow / SCALP EG cruise missiles. This will prolong the operational superiority of the weapon against the anticipated evolving threat well into next decade. This constitutes another major step in...
The Vietnam People's Air Force has received a new batch of surface-to-air SPYDER-SR air defence system, that was reported by soha.vn. According to Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), the new batch of SPYDER-SR medium range mobile air defence system is the second of 6 ordered from Rafael Advanced Defense Systems in...
The Czech company Excalibur Army is offering the latest version of its new RM-70 Vampire 4D multiple rocket launcher in the Middle East. The new RM-70 Vampire 4D multiple rocket launcher, on the chassis Tatra Force 8x8 chassis, was unveiled at International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2017) in Abu Dhabi. The Excalibur...
Turkey's defense firm Roketsan released an image of new Khan ballistic missile program at IDEX 2017 military exhibition. The artillery missile Khan, designed and produced by Roketsan, can provide mass fire power on High Payoff Targets within area of influence of the army. Roketsan at IDEX2017 reported that the Khan missile has a diameter of 610 mm,...
Serbia’s Yugoimport-SDPR has developed a new Sumadija guided artillery rocket with ranges exceeding 280 km. The new Sumadija tactical missile was formally unveiled at IDEX 2017 defence exhibition. The Sumadija is designed for destruction of enemy area targets such as military bases, airports, ports and port facilities, important transport nodes and crossroads, factories and other...
Turkish defence company Aselsan unveiled the upgraded missile launching system at IDEX 2017. Missile Launching System (SLS) is a fully automated VSHORAD firing unit using air defense missiles. The main mission of SLS is the low level air defense of stationary and moving forward troops, convoys and tactical bases in the...
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Turkey has deployed mobile rocket artillery in the northern Syrian town of al-Bab in order to strike Islamic State targets. The T-122 Sakarya multiple launch rocket system was spotted near al-Bab. The T-122 is a Turkish multiple launch rocket system developed by Roketsan. The system consists of two pods of 122-mm launch tubes which are...
Belarusian defence company 2566th Radioelectronic Armament Repair Plant successfully test fired its upgrade 9A33-1B  mobile air defence systems at Air Force and Air Defence training range. That was reported by vsr.mil.by. The tests were conducted to determine if the prototype example meets the requirements of technical specifications and if the developed documentation is ready...

China is close to completing its second aircraft carrier

China is close to completing its second aircraft carrier, which will begin service by 2020, experts said. China Central Television (CCTV) reported that the People's...

US military helicopters arrive in Greece

Eight UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters and more than 70 other pieces of equipment arrived at the Port of Thessaloniki as part of the 10th...

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