Sunday, February 14, 2021

Topic: air defense

Russia plans to complete S-500 missile system development in 2021

Russia plans to complete the development of its latest S-500 mobile air defense and anti-ballistic missile system in 2021, the Krasnaya Zvezda news agency reported. "It should be...

Russia successfully tests new anti-ballistic missile system

The Russian military said Tuesday it has successfully test-fired a new missile of the country’s anti-ballistic missile (ABM) defense system at the Sary-Shagan proving ground in Kazakhstan. "The...

Azerbaijan says it has shot down Armenian combat aircraft

Azerbaijan said it shot down a combat aircraft of the Armenian Air Force near Qubadli. On October 24, in the afternoon, the Azerbaijan Air Defense Units shot down...

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 time, the new launcher of the Bavar-373 air-defense missile...

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 of weapons and...

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. Army, according to...

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 the U.S. Department...

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, announced Friday by...

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Russia’s new Armata tank to make international debut at IDEX 2021

Russian next generation main battle tank will make his international debut at the 15th edition of the International Defense Exhibition and Conference (IDEX), taking place in...

KAI releases new images of its armed MUH-1 helicopter variant

Korea Aerospace Industries, better known as KAI, has released concept images of its new variant of MUH-1 helicopter that company developed to enhance the...

Japan-South Korea dispute may get worse

After the last standoff between the Korea Coast Guard and Japan Coast Guard in January, it became known that situation continues worse and Korea...

Boeing to showcase its latest defense products at IDEX 2021

American plane-maker and aerospace giant Boeing has confirmed that it will be on-ground exhibiting its diverse range of defense products and services capabilities at...