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MQ-8C Fire Scout achieves initial operational capability

NAVAL AIR SYSTEMS COMMAND: The Navy declared initial operational capability of the MQ-8C Fire Scout unmanned helicopter June 28 clearing the way for fleet...

US Army Reserve small arms trainer course launched at Fort McCoy

FORT MCCOY: In keeping with Chief of Army Reserve Lt. Gen. Charles D. Luckey's vision to shape the U.S. Army Reserve into a more...

UAE denies shipping weapons to Libya despite embargo

The UAE denied Tuesday it shipped US missiles to Libya, which is under a UN arms embargo, after a democratic senator warned Washington could...

14 crew killed in fire on Russian navy submarine

Moscow: Fourteen Russian seamen have died in a fire on a deep-water research submersible, Russia's defence ministry said Tuesday, amid local media reports that...

Robotic combat vehicles could change way US Army looks, fights

Similar to how a boxer with a longer reach finds it easier to hit an opponent, the Army is looking to punch through the...

JF-17 Fighter Jet becomes star attraction at Paris Air Show

ISLAMABAD: Hordes of aviation enthusiasts turned up to see the static and aerial display of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF)’s JF-17 Thunder fighter jet...

New tech, accessibility to improve US Army tactical networks

The Army is rolling out a series of "massive changes" to its tactical network capabilities to provide operational units with expeditionary network systems that...

US Army approves JLTV Full-Rate Production

WASHINGTON:Dr. Bruce Jette, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology, approved the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) program's transition into Full-Rate...

UK Freezes Arms Export Licenses to Saudi Arabia Following Court Ruling

The government of the United Kingdom has halted the approval of arms exports licenses to Saudi Arabia, following a ruling by the Court of...

US Navy Releases RFP for Guided-Missile Frigate Contract

The U.S. Navy released a request for proposals (RFP) for the guided missile frigate FFG(X) detail design and construction (DD&C) contract for the first...