Missiles & Bombs

Missiles & Bombs

The Dutch Patriot batteries were deployed in the southern Adana province on January, 2013, in response to a request from NATO ally Turkey for help against attacks from neighbouring Syria. DAILY NEWS Photo

Stretched Dutch say will end Turkey Patriot missile

The Netherlands will end its contribution to NATO's deployment of Patriot anti-ballistic missile systems in Turkey at the end of January, the government said on Aug. 25. The Netherlands, Germany and the United States each...

Russia signals nod to sale of S-400 anti-aircraft missile to China

A representative of Russia's arms enterprise Almaz-Antey revealed that China may be the first foreign buyer of its S-400 anti-aircraft missile. Meanwhile, the Russian government has given its approval for the weapon's export, reports...
Luchnik-E self-propelled short-range air-defence missile system (c) @saidpvo

New Russian Airdefense System “Luchnik-E” presents at TVM-2014 exhibition in Moscow

New Russian Airdefense System "Luchnik-E" with Igla Missiles  presents  at TVM-2014 exhibition in Moscow. The Luchnik-E short-range self-propelled air-defence missile system (SPSRAD MS) developed by KBM RPC, JSC together with SAZ JSC and GRPZ JSC...
Patriot missile battery at an army base in the northern Polish town of Morag

Poland short-lists Raytheon, Thales in missile system tender

Poland has short-listed a consortium of France's Thales and European group MBDA, as well as U.S. firm Raytheon, in its tender for a mid-range missile defence system, the defence ministry said on Monday. The bids...

Ukroboronservice repaired S-300PS air-defense system for the needs of Air Forces of Armed Forces...

Ukroboronservice, being incorporated with Ukroboronprom State Concern, together with Command of Air Forces of Armed Forces of Ukraine signed the acceptance certificate of air-defense system S-300PS after an intermediate repair on life extension by...

Azerbaijan buys Russian Coastal Defense Missile System 3K60 BAL-E

Azerbaijan buys Russian Coastal Defense Missile System 3K60 BAL-E. Azerbaijani Defense Ministry interested in the possibility of purchasing Russian coastal missile systems "Bal-E". About this said Boris Obnosov, CEO of "Tactical Missiles",...
MANPADS "Igla-S" (photo : Itar Tass)

Singapore Intends to Acquire Russian MANPADS “Igla-S”

MOSCOW (ARMS-TASS). Singapore Armed Forces may acquire Russian-portable air defense systems (MANPADS), "Igla-S". This was stated by ARMS-TASS head of the design department Engineering Design Bureau (KBM) holding "Precision complexes" Georgy Vasilyev. "From Singapore we...
Saudi Arabia DF-3 missiles

Saudi Arabia shows off Chinese DF-3 missiles

China to Saudi Arabia in the 1980s, a group of Dongfeng -3 ballistic missile exports, dismantling nuclear warheads with conventional warheads with a range of over 2000 km. April 29, 2014, Saudi troops on parade...