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Russian air defenses can counter ‘even hypersonic missiles’

Russian air defenses can counter ‘even hypersonic missiles’

Russia’s air defense system will have the capability to intercept any type of missiles, Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov said on Tuesday. “The integration of [aerospace defense] systems will make it possible to intercept any targets at any speed, including hypersonic […]


Russian Navy to receive 10 diesel submarines by 2020

Russian Navy to receive 10 diesel submarines by 2020

The Russian Navy is planning to receive up to 10 diesel-electric submarines by 2020, a Navy spokesman said. “The Russian Navy expects to receive 8-10 diesel submarines by 2020,” the official said on Monday. The new submarines will strengthen primarily […]


Russia to build 2 plants for S-500 air defense systems

Russia to build 2 plants for S-500 air defense systems

Russia’s Almaz-Antey concern will build two plants to manufacture formidable S-500 air defense systems, Chief of the General Staff Gen. Nikolai Makarov said. “We gave Almaz-Antey two years to build two plants, which will manufacture new S-500 air defense missile […]


Russia seeks extension of Azerbaijan radar lease until 2025

Russia seeks extension of Azerbaijan radar lease until 2025

Russia and Azerbaijan are close to signing a document extending the lease of the Gabala radar in the Central Asian republic until 2025. Russian Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov and his Azeri counterpart Col. Gen. Safar Abiyev discussed the preparation of […]


Malaysia plans to buy 18 Russian fighter jets

Malaysia plans to buy 18 Russian fighter jets

The Malaysian defense ministry plans to buy 18 Russian Su-30MKM fighters fit to carry Russian-Indian BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles, the Izvestia daily said on Tuesday. The paper said, citing military sources, that Malaysian Defense Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi plans on […]


Russia may sell air defense systems, helicopters to Saudi Arabia

Russia may sell air defense systems, helicopters to Saudi Arabia

Russia is close to signing new contracts with Saudi Arabia on the export of helicopters and air defense missiles systems in addition to recent arms deals with Riyadh, state-run arms exporter Rosoboronexport said on Monday. “Rosoboronexport has already signed a […]


Russia will continue arms sales to ally Syria: official

Russia will continue arms sales to ally Syria: official

Russia will continue exporting arms to Syria since no international decision has been made outlawing it, said a top industry official quoted by the news agency Interfax Sunday. Speaking at the Dubai Air Show, deputy director of the Russian Federal […]


Russia to showcase its best combat aircraft in Dubai

Russia to showcase its best combat aircraft in Dubai

Russia will showcase its most advanced combat aircraft and air defense systems at a major airshow in the Middle East which starts on Sunday, state-run arms exporter Rosoboronexport said. The Dubai Airshow will be held on November 13-17 in the […]


India to buy additional Russian-Israeli AWACS planes

India to buy additional Russian-Israeli AWACS planes

India is close to purchase two additional Russian-Israeli airborne warning and control system (AWACS) aircraft, the Times of India newspaper reported. India ordered three A-50EI variants, developed on the basis of the Russian Il-76MD military transport plane and fitted with […]


 
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