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China develops unmanned robot supply trucks

China has developed a prototype of the unmanned ground technology for capable of making almost every military vehicle an optionally-manned vehicle. According to local media, the first prototype of a new unmanned ground system based on Shaanxi SX2306 high mobility...

South Korea to mass produce new multifunctional radars to counter N. Korean drones

South Korea is planning to mass produce the local TPS-880 multifunctional radars which can detect North Korean small unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), the Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) announced on Friday in a written...

US military test new military systems, capabilities at Network Integration Exercise

Approximately 1,900 Soldiers from Fort Campbell, Kentucky, with the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, arrived for the Network Integration Exercise 17.2 here, July 5 - 6. NIE began in 2011, and the 2nd...

Stephen Farmen: partner nations need to invest in training and sustainment

Partner nations around the globe are investing billions in military equipment, a lot of that in the form of U.S. foreign military sales, or FMS, said Maj. Gen. Stephen Farmen. The problem is that a...

Chinese serial CH-5 drone completes trial flight

China's serial modification of unmanned aerial vehicle CH-5, or "Rainbow 5", completed its trial flight in north China's Hebei Province. That was reported by Ministry of National Defense of the People's Republic of China. The CH-5...

US CV-22B Osprey and P-8 Poseidon aircraft join the Sea Breeze 2017 exercise in...

The Sea Breeze 2017 international naval exercise, involving the United States and Ukraine, kicked off on Monday in the northwestern part of the Black Sea and in the regions of Odessa and Mykolaiv. US CV-22B...

Ukraine’s army to receive new main battle tanks and armoured vehicles

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has announced that the Armed Forces of Ukraine will receive the new and modernized tanks, military vehicles and equipment by the end of the year. "According to my instructions, 72 modernized T-72 tanks should...

Korean defense company unveils its first AESA radar system for the next-generation fighter jet

Korean defense company Hanwha Systems unveiled its first prototype of an active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar system for the country's self-developed next-generation fighter jet that will replace the F-16 and F-15. That was reported...

US Army finds a new use for old missiles – sinking...

It used to be the case that the US took its air and sea supremacy for granted, able to both defend itself against any...

Haiti restores its Armed Forces

The Government of the Republic of Haiti has decided to restore the Armed Forces after their abolition in 1995. This was reported by Le Nouvelliste. This...