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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...

Chinese defence company offers new counter-UAV system

Chinese defence company SZMID High Technology Co., Ltd offers new counter unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) system against illegal intrusion. The new counter-UAV system can disrupt the navigation of an unmanned aircraft, forcing it to land or return to base. With more...

Russia plans to export more than 100,000 of Kalashnikov weapons in 2017

Director General of JSC Rosoboronexport (part of the Rostec State Corporation) Alexander Mikheev attended the unveiling of a monument to the legendary small arms designer Mikhail Kalashnikov. “Looking at the monument that has been unveiled...

Israel shipyards launched a new Offshore Patrol Vessel for Cyprus Navy

Israel Shipyards Ltd., a leading shipbuilding and repair company for the naval and commercial marine markets, launched a new OPV for the Cypriot Navy. The OPV was unveiled and launched at a ceremony held last...

Kazakhstan holds Combat Commonwealth 2017 joint air defence exercise

An active phase of the Combat Commonwealth 2017 CIS joint air defence exercise took place on September at the Saryshagan range in the Karaganda region. The active phase of the exercises was attended by the...

Pindad develops new light wheeled tank with 105mm high-pressure gun

Indonesian company PT Pindad has developed a new light wheeled tank or armoured fighting vehicle with 105mm high-pressure gun. The PT Pindad has unveiled details of a new hybrid of the Pandur II wheeled armoured personnel carrier by Excalibur...

Azerbaijan unveils newest artillery systems during large-scale military exercises

Large-scale military exercises with participation of various military branches of Armed Forces started on September 18 in accordance with the plan approved by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the...

UK signs deal with Qatar for 24 Typhoon jets

Qatar said on Sunday it would buy 24 Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft from Britain, bringing a much-needed boost to BAE Systems after a worrying lack of new orders for the fighter jet. During a visit to...