Saturday, October 24, 2020

Colton Jones

Colton Jones is technology editor for Defenсe Blog. He has written about emerging technology in military magazines and elsewhere.
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U.S. fifth-generation drone is one step closer to takeoff

The U.S. Department of Defense has revealed that the Fifth Generation Aerial Target will take its first flight later this month at Dugway Proving...

U.S. Air Force awards contract to BAE Systems for Skyborg program

BAE Systems, a global leader in electronic warfare, was selected to develop attritable air vehicle systems under the U.S. Air Force Skyborg...

Russia test Oniks cruise missile during military exercises in Arctic

Russia has launched Oniks anti-ship cruise missile during military exercises in the Arctic. The missile firings from the coastal...

U.S. Marine Corps retires AH-1W “Super Cobra” helicopters

The United States Marine Corps have officially retired the Bell AH-1W “Super Cobra” from their ranks after more than 30 years of...

Textron Systems, Shield AI will integrate AI technology into unmanned systems

Textron Systems, an aerospace and defense development and manufacturing unit of the Textron conglomerate, has announced that it will cooperate with Shield AI...

MD Helicopters awarded new contracts for MD 530F support for U.S. allies

Famed U.S. rotorcraft maker MD Helicopters, Inc. has announced two independent contract awards from Army Contracting Command-Redstone to support allied operations of the...

U.S. Army tests Stryker’s network lethality capabilities

The U.S. Army has tested a recent modification pack of Stryker combat vehicles called network lethality. In a statement...

U.S. Air Force deployed F-16C Fighting Falcons to Saudi Arabia

The U.S. Air Force said in a statement that a contingent of F-16C Fighting Falcons and support personnel from the 77th Expeditionary...

Romania wants to buy American-made coastal defense missiles

The U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency announced this week that the State Department has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale to the...

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Iranian troops have been moved to the Azerbaijan-Iran border amid conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh, multiple news outlets reported. Locals residents...

China orders 121 more Russian helicopters

China placed a new order with JSC Russian Helicopters for additional rotorcraft, the aerospace group Rostec said in its newly released annual...

U.S. Army tests transformer-like robotic system

The U.S. Army has revealed that it has been testing a new tactically deployable, transformable, autonomous robotic system at the Yuma Proving...

Iran unveils new version of air-defense missile system

Iran has unveiled a new version of its local-made air-defense missile system during large-scale military exercise. For the first...

Poland tests next-generation combat vehicle

Polska Grupa Zbrojeniowa has announced that a prototype of the new Polish Infantry Fighting Vehicle, commonly known as Borsuk (Badger), has undergone...

Denmark’s first F-35 recently headed to final assembly

The Danish Ministry of Defense has announced that the first Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II for the Royal Danish Air Force recently...