Missiles & Bombs News

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 […]


Russia to export first S-300 missile systems to Belarus in March

Russian News and Information Agency, BARANOVICHI (Belarus): Russia will provide Belarus with the first S-300 missile systems next March, a senior Belarussian officer said Tuesday. “Four missile systems will be sent to equip four air defense divisions by next fall,” […]


APG-79 AESA Radar Completes Successful Live Fire Flight Tests of AMRAAM and JDAM

Raytheon Company, EL SEGUNDO: Raytheon Company's APG-79 AESA radar continues to move smoothly through its development milestones following the successful completion this month of multiple live firing tests using inert AMRAAM and JDAM weapons. Both AMRAAM (Advanced Medium-Range Air-to-Air Missile) […]


Missile Trucks Trigger Tunnel Blasts In South Korea

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Seoul: A truck carrying missile parts for South Korea's air force caught fire Tuesday in a highway tunnel south of Seoul, trapping dozens of cars and triggering a series of explosions, firefighters said. No casualties were reported after […]


Russia, US to exchange data on portable missiles

Agence France-Presse, MOSCOW: Russia and the United States will soon for the first time begin sharing information on transfers of mobile surface-to-air missiles outside their respective national borders, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Ivanov said Monday. “In mid-November, the first exchanges […]


BMD Focus: Doubts about interceptors

United Press International, WASHINGTON: Is the drive to deploy a chain of ground-based anti-ballistic missile interceptors in Alaska faltering at the Pentagon? Do the Missile Defense Agency and the top policymakers at the Department of Defense believe that the 48 […]


Aerojet to Develop TOW Bunker Buster Warheads

Aerojet, SACRAMENTO: Aerojet, a GenCorp Inc. company, has been awarded a contract with Raytheon Missile Systems to assemble, qualify and produce TOW Bunker Buster warheads. Aerojet's contract is valued at more than $8 million.   The Tube-launched, Optically Tracked, Wire-guided (TOW) […]


300 AIM-9M Tactical Missiles for Pakistan

US Department of Defense, In a Pentagon contract announcement Raytheon Systems d/b/a Raytheon Systems Co., Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded a $29,443,350 ceiling-priced modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-03-C-0003) for 300 AIM-9M tactical missiles and 10 captive air-training […]


GD to Provide Warhead for the NLOS- LS Precision Attack Missile

Raytheon Co, TUCSON: Raytheon Company and the NetFires Limited Liability Company (LLC), a company composed of Raytheon Missile Systems and Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, have selected General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics, […]


 
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