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Russia confirms plans to supply Syria with Yakhont missiles

Russia confirms plans to supply Syria with Yakhont missiles

Russian Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov said on Saturday Russia has not dropped its plans to supply Syria with Yakhont missiles. “The contract [on supplies] is in progress,” Serdyukov told journalists in Vladivostok, Russia’s Far East. Russia earlier announced it would […]


Iranian navy ships enter Suez Canal

Iranian navy ships enter Suez Canal

Two Iranian naval ships entered the Suez Canal on Tuesday, a canal source said, en route to Syria on a purported training mission that Israel regards as a provocation. “The two ships entered the Canal on Tuesday at around 5:45 […]


Israel army video hints at Syria, Iran attacks: report

Israel army video hints at Syria, Iran attacks: report

A video of the accomplishments of Israel’s recently-retired military chief hints at Israel’s unacknowledged role in attacks on the Iranian and Syrian nuclear programs, according to an Israeli daily. The video, shown on Monday at a farewell ceremony for outgoing […]


Israeli arms exports fall: report

Israeli arms exports fall: report

Israel’s exports of weapons and military technology fell slightly in 2010 and are expected to drop further in coming years, Israeli business newspaper The Marker reported on Tuesday. Quoting a senior defence official, the paper said figures for arms sales […]


Israel Gets New Military Chief

Israel Gets New Military Chief

The Israeli cabinet on Sunday approved the appointment of a new armed forces chief at a time when Israel is forced to deal with political uncertainty in the Middle East. Major General Benny Gantz takes over from Lieutenant General Gabi […]


Elbit Performs Joint Flight Missions Of Hermes 450 And Hermes 900

Elbit Performs Joint Flight Missions Of Hermes 450 And Hermes 900

Elbit Systems has successfully performed a series of joint flight missions of its Hermes 450 and Hermes 900 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). The two different UAS were controlled and operated from the same universal ground control station (UGCS), transmitting the […]


Israel Military Industries at AERO INDIA 2011

Israel Military Industries at AERO INDIA 2011

Israel Military Industries Ltd. (IMI) will participate in the 8th International Exhibition on Aerospace, Defense and Civil Aviation, February 9-13, 2011 at the Air Force Station Yelahanka, Bengaluru, India. During the exhibition, IMI will display the DELILAH Ground Launched (GL), […]


Israeli Army Introduces New 120mm Tank Round

Israeli Army Introduces New 120mm Tank Round

The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Armored Corps positioned along the Gaza Strip were recently equipped with IMI’s new High Explosive Multi-Purpose (HE-MP) M339 tank round (in Hebrew: Kalanit). The advanced tank round has been developed by IMI as a response […]


Israel to sell Brazil air force drones

Israel to sell Brazil air force drones

Israeli arms manufacturer Elbit Systems said on Wednesday it is to supply the Brazilian air force with unmanned aerial vehicles. The Hermes 450 drones will be supplied by Elbit’s Brazilian subsidiary, Aeroeletronica Ltd. The deal is part of efforts by […]


 
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