Home News

News

Global defence, aerospace and military news including aviation, air force, army and navy technology, weapons as well as war and security news updates

Today’s Army Is More Than Tanks, Bradleys, US Army Secretary Says

The United States must maintain overmatch — be stronger, better armed, or more skillful than its adversaries, the Army secretary said at the Brooking...

Rockets Return to Europe

GRAFENWOEHR, Germany: On Oct. 28, 2019 at the U.S. Army Base in Grafenwoehr, Germany, the 1st Battalion, 6th Field Artillery, 41st Field Artillery Brigade...

Singapore Requests F-35B Short Take-Off and Vertical Landing (STOVL) fighter jet

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Singapore of up to twelve (12) F-35B Short Take-Off and...
Mexican navy ARM Reformador

Mexican Navy’s First POLA Ship Passes Sea Acceptance Trials

In November and December 2019, ARM Reformador, the first of the Mexican Navy’s POLA class vessels, was subjected to the Sea Acceptance Trials. The...

Nanomaterial fabric destroys nerve agents in battlefield-relevant conditions

Northwestern University scientists have successfully combined a nanomaterial effective at destroying toxic nerve agents with textile fibers. This new composite material one day could...

Finland Begins Testing Replacements for Dated F-18 Hornet Fleet

Finland's Air force began testing candidate aircraft vying to replace the Air Force's aging fleet of fighter jets on Thursday, as the government weighs...

63 ‘terrorists’, 25 others killed in Niger army base attack

Heavily armed assailants stormed a military base in Niger on Thursday killing 25 people and leading to fierce clashes that killed 63 “terrorists”, the...

France ignores call to exit Iran nuclear deal

France said Thursday it remains "committed" to the 2015 Iran nuclear accord it signed with other world powers, despite Donald Trump urging the Europeans...

Lockheed Martin To Deliver 50 C-130Js to U.S. Government

Multiyear III provides C-130J Super Hercules aircraft for U.S. Air Force, Marine Corps, Coast Guard Lockheed Martin will deliver 50 C-130J Super Hercules to the...

China’s First Type 055 Destroyer Nanchang Commissioned

The Nanchang, China's first Type 055 guided-missile destroyer, was commissioned in the People's Liberation Army Navy on Sunday morning in the port city of...