Croatia News

The First Batch of Croatian Rafales Enters the Service
Air

The First Batch of Croatian Rafales Enters the Service

Croatian Air Force receives the first six Rafales from France into service. Deliveries of all 12 aircraft will be complete by mid-2025.

Israel’s Merkava has an Anonymous Buyer, Maybe Ukraine
Land

Israel’s Merkava has an Anonymous Buyer, Maybe Ukraine

It is claimed that the Israeli government is in talks with two undisclosed countries about a possible first international sale of Israel’s MBT, the Merkava.

Ukraine Received an APR-40 122 MLRS from Croatia
Weapon / Missile

Ukraine Received an APR-40 122 MLRS from Croatia

Croatia has reportedly donated APR-40 122 mm MLRS to the Armed Forces of Ukraine to support the country against Russia.

Croatia Wants to Buy French Air Defence Missile System
Weapon / Missile

Croatia Wants to Buy French Air Defence Missile System

Croatia is engaged in talks with France on purchasing a short-range air defence missile system as part of its national defence strategy, Croatian Defence Minister Mario Banozic said on Oct. 13. Banozic noted that Croatia negotiated with France on a short-range air defence system, without specifying its type.

US Donates two UH-60M Black Hawk to Croatia
Air Bilateral Relations

US Donates two UH-60M Black Hawk to Croatia

The U.S. delivered two UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters at Zagreb Airport to Croatia, engaged in a mini arms race with neighbouring Russian ally Serbia.

Croatia Acquires US' Bradley Combat Vehicles
Land Bilateral Relations

Croatia Acquires US' Bradley Combat Vehicles

Croatia inked a deal with the United States to purchase 89 Bradley M2A2 vehicles as part of its collaboration with Washington.

France Sold Second-Hand Rafale to Croatia
Air Bilateral Relations

France Sold Second-Hand Rafale to Croatia

French Minister for Armed Forces Florance Parly announced that Croatia has just inked the deal to acquire 12 Rafale from France from her Twitter account.

Croatia to decide among Rafale, F-16 or Gripen trio
Air

Croatia to decide among Rafale, F-16 or Gripen trio

Croatian Air Force is near a decision for fighter aircraft. The Force had to decide between three aircraft: Rafale, F-16, and Gripen.

Metal Shark to Develop LRUSV for U.S. Marine Corps
Navy / Maritime E/W Unmanned Systems

Metal Shark to Develop LRUSV for U.S. Marine Corps

Metal Shark has been selected to develop and implement the Long Range Unmanned Surface Vessel (LRUSV) System for the United States Marine Corps.