Ammunition News

Sweden Orders NLAW to SAAB
Ammunition Weapon / Missile

Sweden Orders NLAW to SAAB

The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration has placed an order of SEK 900 million for Saab's Next Generation Light Anti-Tank Weapon (NLAW).

The UK Orders NLAWs to Saab
Ammunition Weapon / Missile

The UK Orders NLAWs to Saab

British Defence Ministry ordered the Next Generation Light Anti-Tank Weapon system from Saab (NLAW), worth $280 million.

Modernised Mortars Return to Army
Land Ammunition Weapon / Missile Modernisation

Modernised Mortars Return to Army

Defence Industry Agency’s mortar modernisation project is at the delivery stage. The first modernised mortars were delivered to the Land Forces.

Hydra Rockets with APKWS Kits Intercept Fast-Moving Drones
Ammunition Weapon / Missile

Hydra Rockets with APKWS Kits Intercept Fast-Moving Drones

BAE Systems announced with a press release that 70mm rockets with APKWS kits hit Class-2 UAVs travelling at speeds exceeding 100 miles per hour.

Bayraktar Akıncı Tested Miniature Bomb
Ammunition Unmanned Systems

Bayraktar Akıncı Tested Miniature Bomb

Bayraktar Akıncı has tested the ASELSAN Miniature Bomb (Tolun) free fall-winged air-to-ground ammunition with Quad Rack.

More Gepard to Ukraine
Ammunition Weapon / Missile Unmanned Systems

More Gepard to Ukraine

Arms supplies continue flowing to Ukraine. Germany plans to send an additional arms package, including Gepard 35 mm self-propelled anti-aircraft gun system.

U.S. Navy Declares IOC for Boeing’s HAAWC
Ammunition

U.S. Navy Declares IOC for Boeing’s HAAWC

Boeing’s High Altitude Anti-Submarine Warfare Weapon Capability passed the requirements for IOC status from the U.S. Navy.

76 mm Gun Installation to Future TCG İstanbul
Navy / Maritime Ammunition Weapon / Missile

76 mm Gun Installation to Future TCG İstanbul

Turkiye continues indigenous shipbuilding activities. 76 mm gun is installed at the TCG İstanbul at the İstanbul Naval Shipyard.

TB2 Bayraktar Armed UAVs to UAE
Ammunition Unmanned Systems

TB2 Bayraktar Armed UAVs to UAE

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has acquired TB2 Bayraktar unmanned aerial systems from Turkiye. The process is carried out silently.

Samsun Yurt Savunma Cooperates with Pakistan
Ammunition Weapon / Missile Expo and Air Show

Samsun Yurt Savunma Cooperates with Pakistan

Samsun Yurt Savunma is among the Turkish participants in the IDEAS 2022 defence exhibition and seminar.

HGK-82, with the Highest Local Production, Passes the Tests
Ammunition

HGK-82, with the Highest Local Production, Passes the Tests

TÜBİTAK SAGE's Precision Guidance Kit-82 (HGK-82) certified for the F-4 and F-16 platforms, passed the serial production acceptance tests.

Rheinmetall to Provide 27 mm Auto Cannons to F126 Frigates
Ammunition Weapon / Missile

Rheinmetall to Provide 27 mm Auto Cannons to F126 Frigates

Damen Shipyard selected Rheinmetall for Germany’s F126 future frigate programme to equip the frigates with MLG27-4.0 remote weapon stations (RWSs).

Bangladesh Secures its Myanmar Border with Roketsan’s missiles
Ammunition Weapon / Missile

Bangladesh Secures its Myanmar Border with Roketsan’s missiles

Bangladesh Army displayed Roketsan-made TRG-230 surface-to-surface Missile Systems.

DAHANA and EDGE GROUP to Produce TNT and RDX
Ammunition Expo and Air Show

DAHANA and EDGE GROUP to Produce TNT and RDX

Indonesian State-owned Enterprise (SOE) and member of the Defence Industry Holding PT DAHANA signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with United Arab Emirates-based ammunition company LAHAB-EDGE GROUP. Two sides will explore cooperation for joint investment in constructing a TNT Factory in DAHANA's Energetic Material Centre (EMC) area. The MoU will pave the way for cooperation in the manufacturing and production of several types of explosives, including propellant and RDX production.