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The Russian Threat is an Anti-Satellite Capacity
Space E/W

The Russian Threat is an Anti-Satellite Capacity

U.S. politicians state that the “national security threat” concerns Russian anti-satellite capacity that may cut U.S. communication lines.

MH-60R Helicopter To Defend Against Anti-Ship Missiles
Air Navy / Maritime E/W

MH-60R Helicopter To Defend Against Anti-Ship Missiles

Sikorsky announced the integration of a new jammer system on the MH-60R Seahawk naval helicopter to jam incoming anti-ship missiles.

USN to Buy EMALS Catapults for Future Aircraft Carriers
Navy / Maritime Air

USN to Buy EMALS Catapults for Future Aircraft Carriers

The U.S. Navy will buy Electromagnetic Launch Systems (EMALS) for its upcoming Gerald R. Ford-class carriers and the French PANG carrier.

Kremlin Dismisses U.S. Concerns About Nuclear Capability in Space
Space Homeland Security

Kremlin Dismisses U.S. Concerns About Nuclear Capability in Space

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov dismissed a warning by the U.S. about new Russian nuclear capabilities in space on Thursday.

Turner: U.S. Faces National Security Threats
Country Homeland Security

Turner: U.S. Faces National Security Threats

House Intelligence Committee chairman Mike Turner warns of a 'serious' national security threat but provides no details about the 'serious' threat.

U.S. Navy Cancels C-2A Cargo Aircraft Retirement
Air

U.S. Navy Cancels C-2A Cargo Aircraft Retirement

Following the grounding of V-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft, the U.S. Navy has rushed C-2A Greyhound carrier-based cargo aircraft to service.

Indonesia Chooses Boeing’s F-15EX
Air

Indonesia Chooses Boeing’s F-15EX

Indonesia has signed an MOU with Boeing to procure 24 F-15EX fighters. The country has recently eliminated second-hand French Mirage 2000-5 choice.

Defence Secretary Transfers Duties to Deputy Secretary
Country

Defence Secretary Transfers Duties to Deputy Secretary

Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin transferred duties of his office to Deputy Secretary of Defence Kathleen Hicks as he was hospitalised on Sunday.

The U.S. To Deploy Special Forces in Taiwan Permanently
Bilateral Relations

The U.S. To Deploy Special Forces in Taiwan Permanently

The U.S. will permanently deploy special forces for training in Taiwan, with the tensions from border disputes with China rising.

USN Tests AEGIS Against MRBM Target With Countermeasures
Weapon / Missile

USN Tests AEGIS Against MRBM Target With Countermeasures

AEGIS Weapon System with SM-3 Block IIA anti-ballistic missile was tested against an MRBM target deploying countermeasures.

F-16: The Next Step Forward
Analysis

F-16: The Next Step Forward

Approved a $23 billion package of F-16s provides crucial progress for the fleet enhancement of the TuRAF. The focus shifts to the next steps.

Türkiye Receives Congress Approval to Procure F-16s
Air Bilateral Relations

Türkiye Receives Congress Approval to Procure F-16s

Turkiye's $23 billion new F-16 Viper procurement and modernisation kit procurement request from the United States received approval from Congress.

Boeing Markets F-15EX to Saudia Arabia
Air Expo and Air Show

Boeing Markets F-15EX to Saudia Arabia

Boeing markets F-15EX Eagle II aircraft to Saudia Arabia while the Kingdom tries to choose between Eurofighter and Rafale.

The U.S. Army Cancels FARA Helicopter Programme
Air

The U.S. Army Cancels FARA Helicopter Programme

Due to budget constraints and changes in the battlefield, the U.S. Army has cancelled the future attack-reconnaissance helicopter programme FARA.