Sunday, November 22, 2020

Army

Barrett receives USSOCOM delivery order for its new precision sniper rifle

Famed U.S. gun maker Barrett has announced that it has received the first MK22 precision sniper rifle delivery order from USSOCOM (U.S. Special Operations...

U.S. Army Black Hawk helicopter crashes in Egypt

A U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter belonging to a US-led international peacekeeping force crashed in Egypt's Sinai region on Thursday, killing seven people,...

Michigan National Guard prepares for future warfare

U.S. researchers and scientists predict that every service member and platform will serve as a network sensor in future combat and will maximize commonality...

Ukraine awards contract to Excalibur Army for 26 DANA M2 howitzers

The Armed Forces of Ukraine have awarded the Excalibur Army a contract for supply 26 DANA M2 self-propelled howitzers, according to Mil.in.ua. The contract, from...

U.S. Army officials says affordability will be critical for Future Vertical Lift efforts

U.S. Army officials said that the cost will be a critical factor in what is ultimately chosen for the replacement of dozen different helicopters...

Pentagon awards new contracts to Vantage for reconnaissance systems

Silicon Valley-based drone manufacturer Vantage has announced that it has received four new U.S. Department of Defense contracts. In a company news release Tuesday, Vantage...

Ukrainian companies develop stealth combat drones

Two Ukrainian companies are currently developing new stealth unmanned aerial vehicles designed to offer precision attack capabilities against time-sensitive static and moving targets with...

Rheinmetall unveils first Australian Lynx KF41 fighting vehicle

The Dusseldorf-based German defense group Rheinmetall has unveiled the first of three Lynx KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicles designed, developed and manufactured for the Commonwealth...

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Switzerland receives offer to buy 5th generation F-35 jets

The Swiss Federal Office of Armaments received an official offer prepared by U.S. Government and Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier Lockheed Martin Corp. to provide...

OSCE spots new Russian drone control station in Ukraine

The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine has reported that it had spotted a modern Russian Navodchik-2 ground drone control station for unmanned...

U.S. Navy sends USS Barry guided-missile destroyer to South China Sea

The U.S. Navy sent the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Barry (DDG 52) to South China Sea to conduct maritime security operations and promote...

U.S. Air Force B-52H bombers conduct short-notice mission into Middle East

The U.S. Air Force announced that four B-52H Stratofortresses bombers assigned to the 5th Bomb Wing, Minot Air Force Base, N.D., conducted a short-notice,...