Sunday, November 8, 2020

Missiles & Bombs

U.S. aerospace giant secures $1,9 billion contract for SLAM-ER missiles for Saudi Arabia

U.S. aerospace giant Boeing Co. has secured a $1,9 billion Stand-off Land Attack Missile – Expanded Response (SLAM-ER) contract from the U.S. Naval Air...

Polish Army to receive Rosomak-S armored vehicles designed to carry anti-armor squads

The Polish Ministry of National Defense has stated its intention to acquire the Rosomak-S wheeled armoured personnel carriers (APCs) designed to carry anti-armor squads. Polish...

U.S. Marine Corps simulates anti-ship long range fires in Japan

Video and photos released Monday by 1st Marine Aircraft Wing show U.S. Marines with Marine Fighter Attack Squadron 115 and Marine All Weather Fighter...

Northrop Grumman gets a new AARGM missiles contract, this time for $165 million

Northrop Grumman, one of the biggest U.S. defense contractors, has received a new U.S. Navy AGM-88E Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile (AARGM) missiles contract. The U.S....

U.S. Air Force selects Raytheon to develop new nuclear cruise missile

U.S. defense contractor Raytheon Technologies said on Monday that its wholly-owned subsidiary Raytheon Missiles & Defense was selected by the U.S. Air Force to...

Ukraine suspends production of multiple rocket launch system

The Ukrainian defense industry has suspended production of new missile systems, including the Vilha high-precision rockets system and the Grim-2 tactical missile system. Leonid Shiman,...

Ukrainian new ship-killing missile passes first firing trial

The Defense Express has released footage showing the first qualification firing trial of the new “Neptune” land-based anti-ship missile. On April 2, 2020, in the...

Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier receives $167M for new anti-ship missiles

Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier Lockheed Martin Corp, has won a contract valued at as much as $167 million to build a batch of 48...

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Russia moves its most powerful electronic warfare system close to border with Finland

Russia is moving its one of the most powerful electronic warfare (EW) systems, called the Murmansk-BN, to military bases in Arctic territory near the...

Israel says F-22 purchase currently not on the table

Israeli defense officials have denied reports that the sale of the F-22 Raptor to Israel is currently under discussion. In recent days, multiple news outlets...

U.S. Marines finally receives first replacements for its aging fleet of assault vehicles

A Marine Corps has finally received the first Amphibious Combat Vehicles, according to a press release issued by the 1st Marine Division. On 4 November,...

Israeli Navy adds anti-missile ship, new Sa’ar 6 warship to the fleet

The Israeli Navy took delivery of its new anti-missile ship, Sa’ar 6 corvette, according to a recent service news release. "The Israeli Navy welcomed its...