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The Iranian Defence Forces is to acquire Umkhonto (Spear) surface-to-air missile system to be ordered from Denel, that was reported by www.netwerk24.com. South Africa has applied to the United Nations Security Council to sell missiles worth R1.5 billion to Iran. The system is meant to provide ultimate all-round defence against simultaneous air...
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Syrian Jihadist-led offensive in Hama advances, the jihadists and allied fighters have taken 11 towns and villages from government troops since they began the surprise offensive on Tuesday. Hama province is of strategic importance to Assad’s government, separating opposition forces in Idlib from Damascus to the south and the regime’s...
Ukraine offering Poland to jointly develop an improved version of surface-launched air defence system that uses the R-27 missiles developed by ARTEM state joint stock holding company. That was reported by www.altair.com.pl. According to the report, during the negotiations held in March 2017 Ukroboronprom State Concern proposed to the Ministry of National...
A large-scale military parade celebrating the Pakistan National Day. Chinese, Saudi and Turkish troops for the first time joined the Pakistan Day parade in the capital Islamabad on Thursday, in a sign of deepening ties. Before Pakistan showed off long-range rockets, tanks and other military hardware, armed Chinese troops marched past Prime...
British Challenger 2 tanks, AS90 artillery, Warrior infantry fighting vehicles and an array of other vehicle types have arrived in Estonia. The first of hundreds of UK military vehicles have arrived in Estonia to support the UK’s enhanced Forward Presence battlegroup based in Tapa, one of the largest ever NATO deployments...
The unique Russian A-222 Bereg-E mobile coastal artillery systems carried out firing against targets, which imitated ships of the conditional enemy. Earlier, the crews had arrived at the range near the Cape Zheleznyy Rog on the Taman Peninsula in order to practice deploying the complexes. The A-222 Bereg is a Russian 130 mm self-propelled...
The Russian defence companies showcased its latest military and special purpose robotic systems in the «Patriot» exhibition center. All the exhibition stands are 89 samples of modern Russian robotic systems and technologies. About 20 of them – aerial application, including unmanned aerial systems, vehicles and aircraft. Some samples are shown for...
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Belarusian JSC “558 ARP” unveiled Kondor-1 unmanned aircraft systems at XIV International exhibition of aviation-space and military-naval hardware “Lima-2017”. The Kondor-1 is designation for anti-aircraft combat unit`s training. Training target simulated signal conforms to the character of echoed signal. In the spectral portrait of echoed signal present turbine composites of spectrum, that allows aircraft type identification. Flights can...

Germany looks to develop its own sixth generation stealth fighter jet

Germany and Airbus Defense and Space said they're in the initial stages of a new program to build the Luftwaffe's sixth generation fighter, which...

South Korea and the U.S. conducts exercise on destroying North Korean...

South Korea and the U.S. have conducted an exercise on destroying North Korean chemical weapons, according to American military forces in Korea Sunday. The U.S....

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Ukraine to develop new light strike aircraft

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Syria shoots down Israeli Skylark surveillance drone

The Syrian and Lebanese media released a photo of Israel Elbit Skylark surveillance drone downed above Quneitra province, Syria. According to the Syrian military, the Skylark was...