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Russia Moves Ahead on Iranian Arms Contract

Russia Moves Ahead on Iranian Arms Contract

Russia’s Foreign Ministry says a deal to deliver S-300 surface-to-air missiles to Iran is not affected by new U.N. sanctions against Tehran. Foreign Ministry spokesman Andrei Nesterenko says a U.N. resolution approved Wednesday does not apply to anti-aircraft systems, with […]


Russian-Indian work on 5G fighter to go ahead without extra deal

Russian-Indian work on 5G fighter to go ahead without extra deal

Russian aircraft holding Sukhoi has no plans to sign additional agreements creating a joint venture with its Indian partners in the production of a fifth-generation fighter, the general director said on Friday. Russian Sukhoi holding and Indian Hindustan Aeronautics Limited […]


Russian military unveils new command structure

Russian military unveils new command structure

Russia’s General Staff is planning to merge existing military districts into four strategic commands but leave strategic nuclear forces under central control, Russia’s top military commander said on Tuesday. “We will propose merging our six military districts into four strategic […]


Russia needs Mistral to protect Kuril Islands

Russia needs Mistral to protect Kuril Islands

Russia needs Mistral class amphibious assault ships to boost the combat capabilities of its Navy in the Far East and ensure protection of the disputed Kuril Islands, Russia’s top military commander said on Tuesday. Russia is negotiating the purchase of […]


Russia Downplays Chinese J-15 Fighter Capabilities

Russia Downplays Chinese J-15 Fighter Capabilities

Moscow, Russia: China’s J-15 carrier-based fighter will not be able to compete with Russia’s Su-33 fighter on global markets because it is inferior to the Russian aircraft, a Russian military analyst said on Friday. China since 2001 has been developing […]


Russian Helicopters Aftersale Service Network Broadens In Central Asia

Russian Helicopters Aftersale Service Network Broadens In Central Asia

ASTANA, Kazakhstan: Russian Helicopters is increasing the presence of its products in CIS countries and broadening its service centre network. Aftersale service and support for the existing fleet and newly delivered rotorcraft in Central Asia is one of the top […]


Russia To Test New Model Of Kalashnikov Assault Rifle In 2011

Russia To Test New Model Of Kalashnikov Assault Rifle In 2011

Moscow, Russia: State tests of the new model of Kalashnikov automatic rifles will be held in Russia next year, Izhmash Director General Vladimir Grodetsky said on Tuesday. The new model of the legendary assault rifle, the AK-200, is based on […]


Russian Helicopters at Helicopter Industry Exhibition & UV Pacific 2010

Russian Helicopters at Helicopter Industry Exhibition & UV Pacific 2010

On 26-27 May Kazan Helicopters, JSC will take part in Helicopter Industry Exhibition Heli & UV Pacific 2010. Kazan Helicopters has been exhibiting there since 2001, and will traditionally attend this time too. This year, however, Kazan Helicopters takes part […]


First US Patriot missile battery in Poland

First US Patriot missile battery in Poland

Warsaw: A battery of US surface-to-air Patriot-type missiles arrived Sunday at a Polish military base, the first such deployment on Polish soil, the US embassy in Warsaw said Monday. “An American Patriot Air and Missile Defense Battery arrived on Sunday […]


 
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