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India Successfully Tests AAD Ballistic Missile Interceptor

DRDO conducted the successful test of the Ballistic Missile Interceptor Advanced Area Defence (AAD) at 1130 hrs today from Abdul Kalam Island, Odisha. The...

China Claims First successful Test of Hypersonic Aircraft

China has successfully developed and tested a cutting-edge waverider hypersonic aircraft, according to the China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics in Beijing. The academy, part...

Galaxy wraps upgrades to become C-5M Super Galaxy

The first flight of the Lockheed Martin C-5 Galaxy took place on June 30, 1968, with an audience including President Lyndon Johnson. Now, 50...

American-Italian Partners Improve Power Projection Capabilities

VICENZA, Italy: U.S. and Italian partners at U.S. Army Garrison Italy improved their skills in readying deployable units, specifically the 173rd Airborne Brigade for...

New DOD policy prohibits GPS-enabled devices in deployed settings

Deployed service members are going to have to ditch their "geolocation devices" in response to a new memo from Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick M....

Spanish jet accidentally fires missile above Estonia: defence ministry

Spain's defence ministry said Tuesday it has opened an investigation after one of its Eurofighter jets accidentally fired a missile in the skies over...

Clarity on the Future of British Troops in Germany

A year from now, Britain’s last combat troops based in Germany will have left, but some Army facilities once expected to close will now...

Russian navy in show of strength with 26 new ships this year

Russia's navy will deploy a total of 26 new ships this year including four carrying Kalibr cruise missiles, President Vladimir Putin said Sunday as...

No military cooperation with Russia in Syria for now: Mattis

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said Tuesday there would be no cooperation with the Russian military in Syria -- at least for now. After US...

Global stocks mixed amid lingering trade war fears

World stock markets were a mixed bag on Wednesday as some investors fished for bargains and others gave in to anxiety over simmering trade...