Weapon / Missile News

MDA Awards Lockheed Martin $17 Billion Contract
Weapon / Missile

MDA Awards Lockheed Martin $17 Billion Contract

The Missile Defence Agency (MDA) selected Lockheed Martin to deliver the Next Generation Interceptor (NGI), which will intercept long-range ballistic missiles.

Belgian Frigate’s Deployment Delays as Missile Gets Stuck
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile

Belgian Frigate’s Deployment Delays as Missile Gets Stuck

Belgian frigate Louise-Marie’s (F931) deployment for the Red Sea was delayed as the RIM-7 anti-aircraft missile got stuck in the launch tube.

Royal Navy to Install Laser Weapons on Ships by 2027
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile

Royal Navy to Install Laser Weapons on Ships by 2027

Secretary of State Grant Shapps has announced that Royal Navy will proceed in 2027 to install laser weapons on warships to deal with aerial threats.

Gibbs & Cox Presents VLS-Reloading Sea Platform Concept
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile Expo and Air Show

Gibbs & Cox Presents VLS-Reloading Sea Platform Concept

The firm, a company of Leidos, presented its Mobile Defense/Depot Platform (MODEP) during Sea Air Space 2024.

Japan Joins Germany and France for Railgun Development
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Japan Joins Germany and France for Railgun Development

Acquisition, Technology & Logistics Agency (ATLA) of Japan has joined the French-German consortium to develop railguns.

Baykar Joins FIDAE 2024 in Chile
Weapon / Missile Unmanned Systems Expo and Air Show

Baykar Joins FIDAE 2024 in Chile

Baykar has put AKINCI UCAV and Bayraktar TB2 armed UAV with the Chilean flag and roundel on display in the FIDAE 2024 exhibition organised in Chile.

India Plans on BrahMos AShM Sale to Greece
Weapon / Missile

India Plans on BrahMos AShM Sale to Greece

Indian media has shared an animation for its BrahMos supersonic anti-ship missile, including the missile being ‘used’ by Greece against Turkiye.

Mk38 Mod 4 RCWS Installed on USN Destroyer
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile

Mk38 Mod 4 RCWS Installed on USN Destroyer

The U.S. Navy has installed the new 30 mm Mk38 Mod 4 RCWS, featuring firepower and sensor suite upgrades on an Arleigh Burke Flight-IIA destroyer.

The U.S. Navy Replaces Mk.15 Phalanx with RAM and SeaRAM
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The U.S. Navy Replaces Mk.15 Phalanx with RAM and SeaRAM

The U.S. Navy will replace the Mk.15 Phalanx close defence systems of the " Arleigh Burke " destroyers with the longer-range RIM-116 RAM.

Russian Army Receives Modernised Msta-S SPGs
Weapon / Missile

Russian Army Receives Modernised Msta-S SPGs

ROSTEC has announced that the new version of 2S19 Msta-S, 2S19M1, will soon be delivered for deployment in Ukraine

U.S. Army Deploys Medium-Range Missiles in Indo-Pacific
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U.S. Army Deploys Medium-Range Missiles in Indo-Pacific

During a media briefing in Tokyo, General Charles Flynn from the U.S. Army confirmed the deployment of medium-range missiles in the Indo-Pacific.

U.S. Navy Shoots Four LRASMs at Once
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U.S. Navy Shoots Four LRASMs at Once

U..S Navy Announces Successful Test of Simultaneous Engagement of Four AGM-158C LRASM Anti-Ship Missiles.

U.S. Navy Installs High-Power Microwave (HPM) Weapon in 2026
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U.S. Navy Installs High-Power Microwave (HPM) Weapon in 2026

The U.S. Navy plans to install a High-Power Microwave (HPM) anti-aircraft and anti-missile defence system on its ships in 2026.

Third Round in Denmark: Harpoon Missile Fails
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile

Third Round in Denmark: Harpoon Missile Fails

Danish Armed Forces announced on its official website that maritime traffic is closed due to a Harpoon missile launch failure in the Great Belt.