Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Topic: Il-20

British Typhoon fighter jets intercept Russian spy airplane

On Monday, the Royal Air Force has reported that Typhoon fighter jets currently deployed in Lithuania have intercepted a Russian IL-20 (NATO code name...

Japan’s military aircraft intercepted Russian spy airplane

Japan’s military scrambled fighter aircraft to intercept Russian Ilyushin Il-20M radar reconnaissance and electronic intelligence aircraft, it said on 14 August.


U.S. Army seeks a new light tank for quickly deployed force

The new mobile and survivable direct-fire combat vehicle that could boost the firepower of the U.S. Army light forces will begin the...

Airbus unveils concept of future light combat aircraft

The Spanish division of European aircraft manufacturer Airbus has released its vision of future light combat aircraft on 16 October.

General Dynamics releases a new video showcasing Stryker IM-SHORAD test

The Stryker's manufacturer, General Dynamics Land Systems, has released new video footage of Interim Maneuver Short-Range Air Defense (IM-SHORAD) system test it...

Germany, France to spend €200 million on next-gen main battle tank

Germany and France plan to spend hundreds of millions of euros on the Main Ground Combat System (MGCS) program in 2021 to...

Russia to develop a new ‘doomsday plane’

Russia plans to develop a new highly specialized aircraft to replace Cold War-era Il-80 “doomsday“ plane. New Airborne Command Post aircraft will...