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India to Upgrade 150 Su-30MKI with a Budget of 4 Billion USD
Air Modernisation

India to Upgrade 150 Su-30MKI with a Budget of 4 Billion USD

The Indian Air Force (IAF) requires a budget of US$4 billion (USD) to upgrade 150 units of Su-30MKI fighter jets.

India and Russia co-produce the AK-203 Assault Rifle
Weapon / Missile

India and Russia co-produce the AK-203 Assault Rifle

Indian and Russian joint venture Indo-Russian Rifles Private Limited (IRRPL), started production of the Kalashnikov 7.62×39mm calibre AK-203 assault rifle.

The First Combat Set of Poseidon Nuclear UUV is Ready
Navy / Maritime Unmanned Systems

The First Combat Set of Poseidon Nuclear UUV is Ready

Russia continues to underwater investments. According to local media agencies, the first combat set of Poseidon nuclear Unmanned Underwater Vehicle is ready.

Russia Uses Su-57 Over Ukraine
Air

Russia Uses Su-57 Over Ukraine

Russian aggression in Ukraine has been ongoing for almost one year. Invaders are using even export systems and new platforms as well.

Does Russia Planning New Front for Ukraine
Defence Politics

Does Russia Planning New Front for Ukraine

Russia started an invasion attempt on Ukraine almost a year ago. Assaults are primarily concentrated in the southeast and eastern parts of the country.

Russia Deploys S-400 and Iskander Ballistic missiles in Belarus
Weapon / Missile Defence Politics

Russia Deploys S-400 and Iskander Ballistic missiles in Belarus

According to Sputnik, who quoted Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Galuzin, Russia has deployed the S-400 Triumf long-range air defence system and the 9K720 Iskander short-range ballistic missile system in the Republic of Belarus. The placement of the two weapon systems increases the effectiveness of the joint defence.

Russia's Aircraft Carrier Caught Fire for the Second Time
Navy / Maritime

Russia's Aircraft Carrier Caught Fire for the Second Time

According to local sources, a fire broke out on the Russian Navy's only aircraft carrier, Admiral Kuznetsov. This is the second fire on Russia's flagship.

Russia to deploy Su-57’s at 23rd Fighter Aviation Regiment
Air

Russia to deploy Su-57’s at 23rd Fighter Aviation Regiment

Russia's 23rd Fighter Aviation Regiment has been selected as the primary unit to receive the Su-57 jets. The pilots are undergoing theoretical training.

Russia’s T-14 Armata Halts Again
Land

Russia’s T-14 Armata Halts Again

The riddle of Russia’s T-14 Armata continues. The program halted again.

Russia Orders Additional Tsirkon Hypersonic Missiles
Weapon / Missile

Russia Orders Additional Tsirkon Hypersonic Missiles

According to the Russian state-owned news agency TASS, the defence ministry has placed another order for Tsirkon hypersonic missiles.

Iran Claims the UAVs were given to Russia Before the War
Bilateral Relations Unmanned Systems

Iran Claims the UAVs were given to Russia Before the War

Russia is extensively using Iran-made unmanned aerial systems in the Ukraine battlefield. Iran published information about the systems.

Indonesia may Co-Produce the Russian Yak-130 Trainer
Air Bilateral Relations

Indonesia may Co-Produce the Russian Yak-130 Trainer

Indonesia wants to keep its relations well with both Russia and the U.S. but lacks the financial resources to procure Boeing’s F-15EX fighter.

Russia to Develop New Engine for Mi-26
Air Engine and Transmission

Russia to Develop New Engine for Mi-26

Problems with the propulsion systems of Russia continue. The country is experiencing issues with engines, especially gas turbine power plants.

Upgraded Su-57 Performed Maiden Flight
Air Modernisation

Upgraded Su-57 Performed Maiden Flight

Russia shaped its fifth-generation aircraft studies with a vision different from that of the West. United Aircraft Corporation continues to invest in Su-57.