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NATO sets Afghan withdrawal date, woos Russia

NATO sets Afghan withdrawal date, woos Russia

Lisbon: The Western allies have agreed a plan to bring their war in Afghanistan to an end within four years, and won over a cautious Russia to the cause of a European anti-missile shield. The nations of the NATO-led force […]


White House Details U.S. Goals at Lisbon Summit

White House Details U.S. Goals at Lisbon Summit

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama’s goals in attending the NATO Summit in Lisbon, Portugal, this week are to reinvigorate the alliance and to discuss the way forward in Afghanistan, White House officials said here yesterday. The president leaves tomorrow and will […]


Russia at Chinese Aerospace Show

Russia at Chinese Aerospace Show

From 16 to 21 November 2010 the Rosoboronexport State Corporation will take part in the eighth International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition Airshow China 2010. The Corporation regards the exhibition as a step towards strengthening military-technical cooperation with China. This year […]


NATO eyes ‘fresh start’ with Russia

NATO eyes ‘fresh start’ with Russia

Brussels: NATO will launch a “fresh start” with Russia this week with a deal to step up collaboration on Afghanistan and efforts to end suspicion over a European missile shield, the alliance’s chief said Monday. NATO leaders meeting in Lisbon […]


Sukhoi Conducts Flight Tests of Su-34 Fighter Bombers

Sukhoi Conducts Flight Tests of Su-34 Fighter Bombers

MOSCOW: Sukhoi Company conducts flight tests of serial Su-34 fighter bombers at the Chkalov Aviation Production Association (NAPO) flight testing station in Novosibirsk. Serial production of the Su-34 has been set up at the NAPO plant, which is a part […]


Russia Delivers More Helicopters to China

Russia Delivers More Helicopters to China

ZHUHAI, China: The Russian multi-role heavy transport helicopter Mi-26TС manufactured by Rostvertol JSC, a subsidiary of the Russian Helicopters holding company, was officially delivered to its customer and arrived in China not long before Airshow China 2010 opening tomorrow in […]


Iran to test own S-300 missiles despite Russia

Iran to test own S-300 missiles despite Russia

Tehran: Iran is to test its own homemade S-300 ground-to-air missiles, built in defiance of ally Russia which backed out of a deal to supply the device, a top Iranian military commander said on Wednesday. “Very soon we will test […]


Fighter aircraft top international arms sales: think tank

Fighter aircraft top international arms sales: think tank

Stockholm: Combat planes account for one third of all global arms transfers, with the United States topping the list of sellers and India, the United Arab Emirates and Israel the biggest buyers, according to the SIPRI think tank. In a […]


France Ready To Build First Mistral Warship For Russia In 2013

France Ready To Build First Mistral Warship For Russia In 2013

Le Bourget, France: If Moscow and Paris sign a contract to build Mistral class helicopter carriers for Russia, the first warship may be built in 2013, a top manager of French STX Europe shipbuilder said on Friday. The shipyards of […]


 
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