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Russia Tests New Thermobaric Rocket System

Russia Tests New Thermobaric Rocket System

Russia has tested a new thermobaric rocket for its TOS-1 Buratino and TOS-1A Soltsepek multiple launch rocket systems, the Izvestia daily reported on Tuesday. The tests took place at the Prudboi site in the Southern Military District. The new missile […]


Georgia Test Flies First Domestically Designed Drone

Georgia Test Flies First Domestically Designed Drone

Georgia conducted a test flight of its first domestically produced unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) on Tuesday, the Georgian Defense Ministry said in a statement. Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili observed the “successful” test flight, which took place at a military base […]


Nuclear Submarine INS Chakra Inducted into Indian Navy

Nuclear Submarine INS Chakra Inducted into Indian Navy

Tethered to the jetty, the 8,140-tonne steel shark floated menacingly as if waiting to break free. Soon, it will, to prowl silently underwater for extended periods, hunting for enemies to track and kill. The 8,140-tonne nuclear-powered attack submarine INS Chakra, […]


S-400 Missiles Deployed in Russia’s Baltic Fleet

S-400 Missiles Deployed in Russia’s Baltic Fleet

Russia has deployed a battalion of S-400 Triumph air defense missile systems at a Baltic Fleet base in the exclave of Kaliningrad, the Izvestia daily reported on Monday. This is the third base to deploy an S-400 battalion. The other […]


Su-35 Fighters Made 500 Test Flights

Su-35 Fighters Made 500 Test Flights

The 500th test flight was made on the Su-35 flight tests program. The aircraft was piloted by the Hero of Russia Colonel Sergei Bogdan, the distinguished test pilot. In February 2008 it was him who took off for the first […]


The Armoured Vehicles Market 2012-2022

The Armoured Vehicles Market 2012-2022

Armoured vehicles provide the world’s militaries with important mobility and protection in hostile environments. Despite reduced defence budgets affecting many of the world’s leading military nations, armoured vehicles are expected to remain central to defence spending for all leading armed […]


Russia to Send 4 Warships to Joint Drill with China

Russia to Send 4 Warships to Joint Drill with China

Four Russian warships, as well as support vessels, warplanes, helicopters and naval infantry, will team up with Chinese naval forces in a joint exercise in April, a source in Russia’s Pacific Fleet said on Tuesday. The Russian Navy will be […]


Russian destroyer heads for Syria port: report

Russian destroyer heads for Syria port: report

A Russian navy destroyer will dock at the Syrian port of Tartus in the coming days after setting out on a planned mission to the region, agencies quoted military officials as saying Monday. The Smetlivy guided-missile destroyer sailed for the […]


Sukhoi Promotes the Su-35 Fighter to the Latin American Market

Sukhoi Promotes the Su-35 Fighter to the Latin American Market

The Sukhoi Company will show off its multipurpose Su-35 fighter of the 4++ generation at the upcoming on March 27 17th International Aerospace Exhibition FIDAE-2012 in Santiago, Chile. A model airplane will be presented on the stand of the United […]


 
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