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US Army cavalry troops strengthen partnerships during Egyptian exercise

Across a vast landscape speckled with shrubbery, two armies met on a battlefield intent on defeating a common adversary. From planning and coordination all the way through to execution and battle tracking, U.S. and Egyptian...

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...

Meteor Aerospace unveils new armed unmanned ground surveillance vehicle

Israel’s Meteor Aerospace Ltd. unveiled a new armed unmanned ground surveillance vehicle at the AUS&R Unmanned Systems 2017 Air Show held by iHLS. The new armed unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) is called RAMBOW. According to the company, the newest UGV...

Chinese, Pakistan air forces conduct joint combat training in Xinjiang

Chinese, Pakistan Air Force has dispatched newest aircraft and early warning aircraft to join air forces joint ongoing training exercise Shaheen VI. The "Shaheen VI " joint training exercise launched by the air forces of...

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...

Elbit Systems’ USV system performed live remotely operated anti-submarine warfare mission

Seagull, Elbit Systems’ multi mission Unmanned Surface Vessel (USV) system, demonstrated live, a remotely operated Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) mission. Via Satellite Communication (SATCOM), the Seagull platform, sailing in the Haifa Bay, Israel, performed the...

Saab receives order for Giraffe 1X surface radar system

Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract for delivery of the Giraffe 1X surface radar system. Due to confidentiality arrangement with the customer, Saab will release no further details of this order. “This...

Rheinmetall’s autonomous armed robots for network-enabled operations

Unmanned systems significantly enhance the operational effectiveness of civilian law enforcement agencies and the combat performance of military units. Rheinmetall is presenting its concept for unmanned multipurpose vehicles, the Multi Misson Unmanned Ground Vehicle....