Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Topic: air defense

NATO ignores tough lessons from the Ukraine war

NATO's top officials ignore the lessons to be learned from the war in Ukraine and continue to use methods typical of local conflicts. A good example is the...

Ukrainian artillery blew up Russian air defense in huge explosion

Ukrainian artillery reportedly blew up a Russian surface-to-air missile system in the Donbas region. The Ukraine Weapons Tracker open-source investigations group has released footage showing destroying the Russian air defense...

Lithuania to transfer two NASAMS air defense systems to Ukraine

Lithuania's Ministry of National Defense has announced that its country will deliver National Advanced Surface-to-Air Missile Systems, or NASAMS, to Ukraine as part of Vilnius’s support to...

Germany to send more Gepard anti-aircraft systems to Ukraine

German officials said that Berlin is considering sending additional Gepard self-propelled anti-aircraft systems to Ukraine. The plan was announced by the head of the Ukraine Situation Center of...

France confirms SAMP/T air defense system delivery to Ukraine

French President Emanuel Macron confirmed on June 19 that the Franco-Italian SAMP/T medium-range air defense system was supplied to Ukraine. "I am pleased to report with my Italian colleague Giorgia...

Germany to buy Israeli missile defense system for $4.3 billion

The German lawmakers on Wednesday announced plans to purchase Israel's Arrow 3 anti-ballistic missile system. The German Bundestag earmarked 560 million € ($607 million) ahead of a possible purchase of...

Ukrainian artillery hunts Russian air defense systems

The Ukrainian military has released new aerial footage showing a Russian Tor missile system being damaged by an artillery strike. The footage shows how the reconnaissance drone hunted...

U.S. industry cranks up Patriot production

Raytheon, the maker of the Patriot missile system, plans to increase production of its modern air defense systems in high demand in Ukraine and Europe. The company is...

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