Missiles & Bombs

Missiles & Bombs

Continental United States based artillery unit conducts live fire mission in Korea

A Continental United States (CONUS) based artillery unit fires six rockets while in Korea on September 21, 2017 after a no-notice recall and deployment. This demonstrated and exercised the ability to rapidly move a long-range...

Iran unveils new Khorramshahr ballistic missile

Iran has unveiled a new ballistic missile during military parades held across the nation to mark the first day of the annual Sacred Defense Week. The missile, named Khorramshahr, was put on display during the military...

Orbital ATK announces the successful launch of a target vehicle for the Patriot air...

A Patriot target vehicle has been successfully launched from Wake Island by Orbital ATK for the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center. Orbital ATK, a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, successfully...

Russia tests new sensor for 976 SKIP special aircraft to support missile exercises

Vega Radio Engineering Corporation JSC has tested the experimental sensor for 976 SKIP special aircraft to support missile exercises. According to the CAST Centre, the 976 SKIP special aircraft (registration 76455, serial number 54-02) was spotted at the...

Saab showcases unique THOR 120mm mortar round at DSEI 2017 exhibition

Defence and security company Saab has unveiled its new 120mm mortar ammunition, THOR, at the DSEI 2017 exhibition in London, United Kingdom. The all-new THOR is a 120mm mortar round developed with a unique design,...

Land Ceptor air defence system debuts at DSEI 2017 in London

MBDA’s Land Ceptor air defence system is making its show debut in the outside vehicle park at DSEI 2017 in London from 12-15 September. Land Ceptor utilises the next-generation Common Anti-air Modular Missile (CAMM) and is will be brought...

Four more THAAD rocket launchers were deployed in South Korea amid protests

Four more rocket launchers for a US missile defense system were deployed in South Korea Thursday after police removed hundreds of protesters from the site. That was reported by Yonhap. Clashes occurred throughout the night as...

AREX unveils ZRN-01 multiple rocket launching system at MSPO 2017

AREX Sp. z o.o., part of the Polish-based WB Group, has showcased a ZRN-01 multiple rocket launching system at the MSPO-2017 defence exhibition. The ZRN-01 missile system is designed to protect facilities and concentration of force from unnamed aerial...