Missiles & Bombs News

Taiwan Successfully Test-Fires Anti-Ship Missile: Report

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Taipei, Taiwan: Taiwan has successfully test-fired its Hsiung Feng III supersonic anti-ship missile in a major military technology breakthrough expected to beef up the island's defense capabilities against rival China, it was reported here last Friday. The Taipei-based […]


Russians Steal German Technology For Iranian, Syrian Missiles: Report

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Berlin: The German government has reportedly issued a warning that Iranian and Syrian weapons makers are using cutting-edge German technology poached by Russian criminals. Berlin has circulated an alert about the scam to several German firms, Focus magazine […]


Hot-Fire Test of a Standard Missile-3 Solid Divert and Attitude Control System (SDACS) Completed

ATK, Minneapolis MN: ATK and Honeywell successfully completed a hot-fire test of a Standard Missile-3 (SM-3) Solid Divert and Attitude Control System (SDACS) incorporating design features to improve performance and reliability. The hot fire test, conducted on November 30 at […]


UK targets missile networking technology

Flight International, Technologies enabling strike weapons to receive and send information across a battlefield communications network are to be developed under a contract awarded by the UK Ministry of Defence


Boom! Missile fired into Outback oblivion

Advertiser Newspapers , With a heart-thumping bang and a deafening whoosh, the last of Australia's ageing Rapier anti-aircraft missiles were despatched into history during a live-fire exercise at Woomera yesterday. The Rapier Ground Based Air Defence Weapon System has been the […]


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 continue further software build and fire unit development after conducting a successful system/software requirements review and a successful critical design review. Raytheon […]


Tests with New Milan ADT Firing Post Successful

EADS/LFK, UNTERSCHLEISSHEIM, Germany: EADS/LFK has performed successful test firings with the new firing post Milan ADT. In October 2005, six firings were carried out with various missile versions (Milan 2, Milan 3) at stationary and moving targets at the ETBS […]


Tunnel 9 Completes Hypersonic Technology Vehicle Testing

US Air Force, ARNOLD AIR FORCE BASE: The Arnold Engineering Development Center's Tunnel 9 facility in White Oak, Md. is playing a crucial role in the ongoing Falcon program, with the completion of mission-critical testing of the Hypersonic Technology Vehicle […]


Harris to Provide Joint Direct Attack Munition Anti-Jam GPS Electronics

Harris Corporation, Melbourne FL: Harris has announced that it has been awarded an $18.2 million follow-on contract by Boeing Integrated Defense Systems to provide Anti-Jam Global Positioning System (AJ GPS) modules for Boeing's Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM). The initial […]


 
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