Weapon / Missile News

Neptune Era at Ukrainian Navy
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile

Neptune Era at Ukrainian Navy

The prototypes of the Ukrainian RK-360MTs Neptune mobile anti-ship cruise missile system have been handed over to the Naval Forces of Ukraine.

SIPRI Published 2020 Arms Trade Report
Weapon / Missile Modernisation

SIPRI Published 2020 Arms Trade Report

International arms transfer level off after years of sharp growth; Middle Eastern arms imports grow most, says SIPRI.

Hisar O+ Passed the Critical Test
Weapon / Missile

Hisar O+ Passed the Critical Test

The SSB announced that a new development about Medium Range Air Defence Missile System Hisar O+.

THALES secured £98 Million UK SHORAD Contract
Land Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile

THALES secured £98 Million UK SHORAD Contract

The UK MoD has contracted Belfast based Thales UK company to offer Short-Range Air Defence (SHORAD) to the British Army and Royal Marines.

MBDA Awarded First Contract For Albatros NG
Air Weapon / Missile

MBDA Awarded First Contract For Albatros NG

MBDA has been awarded the first contract for Albatros NG, a brand new CAMM-ER-based air defence system.

Unmanned AN-2s: Azerbaijan’s Unknown Heroes
Air Weapon / Missile Unmanned Systems Sensors

Unmanned AN-2s: Azerbaijan’s Unknown Heroes

Middle East Eye (MEE) unrevealed information about the Azerbaijan-Armenia conflict. According to Ragıp Soylu’s report, the Azerbaijani military used Soviet-era Antonov An-2 single-engine aircraft as a decoy to destroy Russian S-300s with Israeli “Harop” suicide drones.

New Home for BrahMos: The Philippines
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile Bilateral Relations Modernisation

New Home for BrahMos: The Philippines

India has reached an understanding with the Philippines for exporting military equipment to the Philippines.

Sungur Passed Another Milestone
Weapon / Missile Modernisation

Sungur Passed Another Milestone

SSB stated that “Sungur solidified its role in air defence after a successful test firing against a moving target at maximum range and altitude.

Ukraine Supports Sapsan Programme
Weapon / Missile Investment Country Modernisation

Ukraine Supports Sapsan Programme

According to the ministry's press service, the Ukrainian Defence Ministry will finance the Sapsan missile system's creation this year.

Israel to Develop Arrow-4 with the U.S
Air Space Weapon / Missile Bilateral Relations Regional / Strategy

Israel to Develop Arrow-4 with the U.S

The Israel Missile Defence Organization (IMDO) and the U.S. Missile Defence Agency (MDA) have started developing the Arrow-4 weapon system. Arrow-4 is a next-generation endo-exoatmospheric interceptor missile. Currently, Arrow weapon system comprises Arrow-2 and Arrow-3 interceptors and Arrow-4 will replace the Arrow-2 within the next several years.

Airbus’s Armed C295 at Test Flight with Roketsan's Teber
Air Weapon / Missile Modernisation Unmanned Systems

Airbus’s Armed C295 at Test Flight with Roketsan's Teber

Airbus-owned test aircraft is spotted carrying four 500-pound-series bombs fitted with the Turkish Roketsan Teber guidance kit.

Siper Will be Vertically Launched
Air Weapon / Missile Investment Country Regional / Strategy Modernisation

Siper Will be Vertically Launched

President of SSB, Demir, gave details about Turkish air defence systems. Demir said that Siper will be vertically launched, and have ARH + IIR.

Finland to acquire Extended Range Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems
Weapon / Missile

Finland to acquire Extended Range Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems

The U.S. approved a possible FMS to Finland of Extended Range Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems for an estimated cost of $91.2 million.

Egypt to acquire RAM Block 2
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile Defence Politics Modernisation

Egypt to acquire RAM Block 2

State Department approved a possible FMS to Egypt of Rolling Airframe Missiles (RAM) Block 2 Tactical Missiles for an estimated cost of $197 million.