AIM-9X News

Romania Acquires AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II
Weapon / Missile

Romania Acquires AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II

The State Department approved a possible FMS to Romania of AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II Missiles for an estimated cost of $340.8 million.

Russian Helicopter Engages Ukrainian USV Carrying Missiles
Navy / Maritime Weapon / Missile Unmanned Systems

Russian Helicopter Engages Ukrainian USV Carrying Missiles

Footage of a Russian Ka-29-armed helicopter engaging a Ukrainian USV carrying an R-73 infrared-guided air-to-air missile was shared on social media.

Poland Acquires $3.679 billion worth missile from the U.S.
Weapon / Missile

Poland Acquires $3.679 billion worth missile from the U.S.

The U.S. approved Poland’s missile acquisition request for JASSM-ER, AIM-120C-8, and AIM-9X, which will cost $3.679 billion.

AMRAAM-ER Air Defence Missile Completes Flight Test
Weapon / Missile

AMRAAM-ER Air Defence Missile Completes Flight Test

Raytheon’s latest iteration of AMRAAM-ER medium-range air defence missile for the NASAMS system has completed its flight test.

U.S. Sells SM-6 Blk I and AIM-9X Block II+ to ROK
Weapon / Missile

U.S. Sells SM-6 Blk I and AIM-9X Block II+ to ROK

The U.S. approved a possible FMS to the Republic of Korea of Standard Missile 6 Block I (SM-6 Blk I) and AIM-9X Block II and Block II+ Sidewinder Missiles.

US Analysts: China Uses Balloons to Test EMP Attack
Homeland Security

US Analysts: China Uses Balloons to Test EMP Attack

USAF has recently shot down two aerial platforms in the sky. Each time an F-22 fired an AIM-9X Sidewinder to hit the target.

The Netherlands to Acquire AIM-9x Block II Missiles
Weapon / Missile Bilateral Relations

The Netherlands to Acquire AIM-9x Block II Missiles

The U.S. State Department approved FMS to the Netherlands of AIM-9X Block II Missiles for an estimated cost of $117 million.

G.A. Unveils MQ-9B STOL UAV
Navy / Maritime Ammunition Expo and Air Show

G.A. Unveils MQ-9B STOL UAV

U.S. Company General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) unveiled a new MQ-9B UAV variant at INDO PACIFIC 2022 expo in Australia. The MQ-9B STOL (Short Take Off and Landing) is designed to operate from amphibious vessel decks.