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Russia, Vietnam to Jointly Manufacture Anti-Ship Missiles

Russia, Vietnam to Jointly Manufacture Anti-Ship Missiles

Russia and Vietnam are planning to start in 2012 joint production of a modified anti-ship missile, head of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation Mikhail Dmitriyev said on Wednesday. “We are planning to build facilities in Vietnam for the production […]


India to Test Launch Agni-5 ICBM in March

India to Test Launch Agni-5 ICBM in March

India plans to test launch its new Agni-5 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), capable of carrying nuclear warheads, in the second half of March, The Times of India reported on Tuesday. The Agni-5 has a striking range of up to 5,000 […]


Israel Tests Arrow 2 Missile Interceptor

Israel Tests Arrow 2 Missile Interceptor

An experiment on “Block 4″ of “Arrow 2″ missiles was conducted in central Israel. The experiment consisted of the initial examination of the “Great Pine” radar as a part of the weapon system. The Ministry of Defense: The experiment was […]


India Conducts Successful Test of Interceptor Missile

India Conducts Successful Test of Interceptor Missile

DRDO today conducted a successful test launch of the interceptor missile. DRDO’s Air Defence Missile AAD-05 has successfully hit the ballistic missile and destroyed it at a height of 15 kms off the Coast of Orissa near the Wheelers Island. […]


Delivery of S-500 Air Defense System Delayed Until 2017

Delivery of S-500 Air Defense System Delayed Until 2017

Russia’s Almaz-Antey concern will finish the development of the advanced S-500 air defense system by 2017, two years later than the deadline announced earlier, the company’s General Director Vitaly Neskorodov said. The S-500, a long-range air defense missile system, is […]


Iran mass producing anti-ship cruise missile: TV

Iran mass producing anti-ship cruise missile: TV

Iran has begun mass production of an anti-ship cruise missile, state television’s website said on Saturday. The Zafar missile, as it is dubbed in the report, “is a short-range, anti-ship cruise missile capable of destroying small- and medium-sized targets with […]


NATO Missile Shield to Be Based In Germany

NATO Missile Shield to Be Based In Germany

A diplomatic source has said NATO will place the command center for its European missile shield at the US military base Ramstein in Germany. NATO plans to set up the command center for its missile shield at the US military […]


SEWIP Electronic Attack Capability for US Navy Anti-ship Missile Defense

SEWIP Electronic Attack Capability for US Navy Anti-ship Missile Defense

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) are teaming to compete for a U.S. Navy contract that will upgrade the fleet’s capability to electronically attack anti-ship missiles. Through its Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program (SEWIP) Block 3 upgrade, […]


New Sea Ceptor Missiles to Be Developed for Royal Navy

New Sea Ceptor Missiles to Be Developed for Royal Navy

The MOD has confirmed the development of a new Royal Navy missile defense system which will be able to intercept and destroy enemy missiles traveling at supersonic speeds. The £483m contract to develop this cutting-edge air defense system – known […]


 
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