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India closely watching Russian move to sell attack helicopters to Pakistan

India is closely tracking Russia's move to directly supply Mi-35 attack helicopters to Pakistan by lifting an informal arms embargo. But officials here also say that Russian arms have in any case been surreptitiously...
AW139 Armed Forces of Malta

AFM set to receive first brand new helicopter

The Armed Forces of Malta are expecting to take delivery of a brand new Augusta AW139 helicopter at the end of the month. A first picture of the helicopter was issued today. It will...
INKAS® Huron APC Armoured Personnel Carrier

Company INKAS to introduce its new HURON APC 4×4 armoured vehicle personnel carrier

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is pleased to introduce its new Huron APC armored personnel carrier. INKAS® Huron APC is a tactical attack and defense vehicle, which is able to protect its passengers in high...
MiG29K Indian Navy

A new fighter jet of the Indian Navy was partly damaged after a “hard...

A new fighter jet of the Indian Navy was partly damaged after a “hard landing” on the deck of the INS Vikramaditya today, less than a month after the aircraft carrier was declared...

US B-52 Bombers Touched Down Today at an RAF Base in Gloucestershire

The first of a number of expected US B-52 bombers touched down today at an RAF base in Gloucestershire. The long-range bomber, expected to be involved in any conflict with Iraq, is the first of...
MiG-29 Bulgarian Air Force

Bulgaria’s Government to Decide on New Fighter Planes in June

Bulgaria's Government will decide on the future of the project for buying new fighter planes for the air forces in June, said Defense Minister Angel Naydenov. During the opening of the defense exhibition “Hemus”...
A Camcopter S100 drone being evaluated by the Italian Navy. (Italian Navy)

Italian Navy tests Camcopter S-100 unmanned aerial vehicle

The Italian Navy is conducting a series of technical and tactical evaluations on the Camcopter S-100 remotely-piloted aircraft by Scheibel of Austria. The testing comes on the heels of the rotorcraft drone completing tests in...
LY-80 Missile System

China Offers LY-80 Missile System to Malaysia

The Malaysian government's investment arm Khazanah Nasional Bhd has signed a cooperation agreement with Beijing Enterprises Group Co Ltd to pursue strategic co-operation and explore investment opportunities in green and clean energy industries in...