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Airbus showcases its new C295 Armed ISR version at the Dubai Airshow 2017

Airbus Defence and Space is showcasing its new C295 Armed ISR (Intelligence Surveillance & Reconnaissance) version at the Dubai Airshow. A C295 is exhibited on static display flanked by a wide range of weapons...

Dubai Airshow 2017: China offers new unmanned aerial vehicles

Two Chinese-developed series of unmanned aerial vehicles have become highlights of the ongoing Dubai Airshow. That was reported by CCTV+. The series of planes are called "Wing Loong" and "Yunying". During the airshow, the full-scale models...
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Video: Indonesian Marine Corps staged military training exercises with BTR-4M

Five amphibian APCs BTR-4M, supplied by Ukraine to Indonesia in 2016, continue to be successfully operated by the Marine Corps. That was reported by spetstechnoexport.com. The Indonesian edition “Detik News” has published a special report...

UAE announced plans to upgrade its F-16 fighter jets

The UAE Armed Forces announced plans to upgrade its fleet of F-16 fighter jets to the latest standard. According to officials, UAE's government has awarded Lockheed Martin a US$1.6 billion for to upgrade its fleet of 80 Lockheed Martin F-16E/F  fighters. “The...

Plasan to unveil new variant of SandCat Stormer for police and counter-terrorism units at...

On the oncoming show of MILIPOL at Paris, Plasan is going to present a new variant of the SandCat Stormer for police and counter-terrorism units. As a response to the growing domestic terror and...

MOTOR SICH unveils upgraded Mi-8MSB and Mi-2MSB helicopters at Dubai Airshow 2017

Ukrainian aero-engine manufacturer MOTOR SICH unveiled a new upgraded variant of the Mi-8MSB and Mi-2MSB helicopters at the Dubai Airshow 2017 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Ukraine's Motor Sich is offering a number of indigenously developed...

Russia participates in Dubai Airshow 2017

JSC Rosoboronexport (part of the Rostec State Corporation) has showcased the latest Russian-made Air Force and Air Defense equipment at the Dubai Airshow 2017 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Russia’s exposition at the Dubai Airshow...

Russia modernises batch of 2S4 Tyulpan self-propelled “nuclear” mortars

Russia's Uraltransmash company, a subsidiary of Uralvagonzavod, has showcased the 2S4 Tyulpan self-propelled mortar upgraded with the new onboard systems and communication complex. The Urals Transport Engineering Plant (Uraltransmash) modernized a batch of unique self-propelled mortars, which for...