Missiles & Bombs News

New Missiles for the Australian Defence Force

Australian Department of Defence, Lockheed Martin's Joint Air-to-Surface Stand-off Missile (or JASSM) has been selected as the new long range air-to-surface missile to equip the Australian Defence Force's F/A-18 Hornet fleet.   The acquisition of long range missiles does not represent […]

Missile Defense Agency Completes Successful Radar Tracking Test

US Missile Defense Agency, Air Force Lt. Gen. Henry A.

Upgraded Missile Defence Radar Tested

Boeing, ST. LOUIS: A Boeing-led industry team and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) have successfully completed a test of key parts of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system.   During today's test, a newly upgraded radar at Beale Air Force […]

Additional AIM-9X Missiles for Turkey


World Missile Market Valued at 103bn

Teal Group, Singapore: An estimated 600,000 missiles of virtually all types valued at $103.7 billion are expected to be built throughout the world in the 2006-2015 decade, predict Teal Group analysts in their latest world missile market production forecast released […]

JDAM weapon system to the Royal Norwegian Air Force

Boeing, ST. LOUIS: The Boeing Company will provide the Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) weapon system to the Royal Norwegian Air Force (RNoAF) under an agreement recently reached with Norway.   The JDAM system will equip RNoAF F-16 aircraft with all-weather, […]

Minuteman III Launches from Vandenberg

US Air Force, VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE: An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile, or ICBM, was launched from Launch Facility-10 on North Vandenberg at 12:01 a.m. today.   The launch was part of a test to demonstrate the ability to […]

Spain To Buy Israeli Missiles

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Spain plans to buy 2,600 ground-to-ground missiles from Israeli firm Rafael in a deal worth 250 million euros ($300 million), El Mundo newspaper reported Feb. 20, although ministers did not confirm the story. Rafael was facing competition from […]

SLAMRAAM Completes Two Successful System Reviews

Raytheon Company, TEWKSBURY: Raytheon Company's Surface Launched Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile (SLAMRAAM) program received the go-ahead to proceed with manufacturing, assembly and test of the Integrated Fire Control Station (IFCS) after conducting a successful product baseline design review (PBDR) […]

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