Friday, October 16, 2020

Topic: air defense

North Korea’s new air defense missile system similar to Russia’s Tor

The new type of short-range air defense missile system was unveiled during Today's military parade in North Korea. The parade featured North Korea’s new type...

RAFAEL delivers first Iron Dome air defense system to U.S. Army

One of Israel's largest defense firms, RAFAEL Defense Systems, delivered the first of two Iron Dome air defense missile system batteries to the U.S....

General Dynamics awarded $1.2B contract for short-range air defense systems

General Dynamics Land Systems was awarded a $1.2 billion contract to produce, test and deliver Interim Maneuver Short-Range Air Defense (IM-SHORAD) systems, according to...

Lockheed Martin receives $911 million for THAAD support

Pentagon’s No.1 weapons supplier Lockheed Martin Corp. has received a contract modification for Terminal High Altitude Area Defense  (THAAD) development and support services. The modification,...

Belarus, Russia sign deal on supply of advanced air defense systems

Belarus' Defense Ministry has confirmed on Monday that Republic and Russia signed an accord for Moscow to supply Minsk with advanced air defense...

Turkey procures second batch of S-400 air defense systems

The Turkish Armed Forces have signed a contract for the second batch of S-400 air defense systems, also known as the SA-21 Growler, Head...

Russia unveils new Abakan anti-ballistic missile defense system

Russia’s state arms group Almaz-Antey Group has unveiled the newest Abakan air defense system during the Army-2020 international military and technical forum on Sunday. The...

Turkey deploys its latest air defense system to Al-Watiya airbase in Libya

Turkey has reportedly sent its latest self-propelled air-defense gun system, called the KORKUT, to Libya. Recent satellite imagery released...

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Famed Hummer maker, AM General has unveiled its new version of the legendary HMMWV or Humvee tactical vehicle at the Association of the U.S. Army's...

Aliyev claims Azerbaijan’s troops destroy two Armenian S-300 air defense systems

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev claimed that the country's armed forces destroyed two S-300 surface-to-air missile systems belonging to Armenia during the fighting in Nagorno-Karabakh. According...

Pentagon tells Congress of plans to sell HIMARS to Taiwan

The U.S. State Department reportedly has informed Congress it plans to sell modern artillery systems to Taiwan. The story...

French Air and Space Force receives final batch of P4 VIPAIR vehicles

On October. 15, 2020, French armored vehicle manufacturers Arquus has announced that it delivered the last P4 VIPAIR vehicle to the French Air and...