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Colton Jones

Colton Jones is the deputy editor of Defence Blog. He is a US-based journalist, writer and publisher who specializes in the defense industry in North America and Europe. He has written about emerging technology in military magazines and elsewhere. He is a former Air Force airmen and served at the Ramstein Air Base in Germany.

EUROSATORY 2018: Rafael to unveil revolutionary air defence system

Israel’s Rafael Advanced Defense systems Ltd., has devised a new concept of a revolutionary air defence system that will combine enablement the modern technologies to deal with the ever-changing combat challenges on the modern battlefield. Rafael to unveil during...

Germany and France plans to jointly develop a next-generation fighter jet

German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen and her French counterpart Florence Parly have appeared at an air show in Berlin to present a plans to jointly develop a next-generation fighter jet. According to the Reuters, the German and...

Pakistan buying more AW139 intermediate twin engine helicopters

Leonardo has been awarded a contract by the Government of Pakistan to provide an undisclosed number of additional AW139 intermediate twin engine helicopters, said in announced by press service of the company. According to the company, the Government of Pakistan will introduce into service an...

Arab coalition foiled Iran’s project to overthrow Yemen

Yemeni Vice President Lt. Gen Ali Mohsen Saleh said on Sunday that the Arab coalition foiled Iran’s attempts to overthrow his country, Saudi state-news agency Al-Ekhbariya reported. During a meeting with Yemeni Ministry of Defense officials and Arab...

Draken International signs agreement with Paramount Aerospace Systems to regenerate 22 Mirage F1M aircraft

Draken International, a global leader in advanced adversary air services, has signed an agreement with Paramount Aerospace Systems, a subsidiary of Paramount Group, for the overhaul and ongoing engineering support of their recently acquired fleet of Mirage...

Chinese MoD releases imagery showing group of newest Y-9 transport aircraft

Chinese Ministry of Defence (MoD) or, more precisely, the Ministry of National Defense People's Republic of China released imagery showing the big group of the newest transport aircraft, called the Y-9, being used during a flight training exercise on...

DefExpo 2018: Kalyani Group developed new Bharat ULH howitzer

Kalyani Group revealed at the DefExpo 2018 exhibition a newest 155 mm Bharat ULH lightweight towed howitzer. The Bharat ULH is a towed 155 mm piece, developed for service with the Indian Armed Forces. The Bharat ULH 155mm/39 call is a towed...

US President tells Putin and Assad to expect ‘nice and new and smart’ missiles

US President Donald Trump has told Russia and Syria to "get ready" for a missile attack on the Assad regime, saying the bombs will be "nice and new and smart", Telegraph said. The tweet came after the Russian ambassador...