2005 Confirms the Qualities of the Aspide 2000 Surface-to-Air Missile

MBDA, With a success rate exceeding 92% achieved in over 40 test-firing campaigns carried out around the world with Aspide and Aspide 2000 missiles...

Dragon's teeth – Chinese missiles raise their game

, China now builds and supplies missiles that can be used in combat from the beach, across the coastal/littoral environment, and out to extended-range...

Missile Defense Review Confirms Capability’s Necessity

WASHINGTON: Ballistic missile defense has come out of the world of the controversial and improbable and now is in the realm of the accepted...

Iran to make missile system better than Russian: Airforce

Tehran: Iran boasted on Monday it is manufacturing a home-built air defence missile system which would be better than the Russian S-300, which has...

Spanish Air Force to Receive Air-To-Ground System Taurus

EADS, UNTERSCHLEISSHEIM, Germany: TAURUS Systems GmbH (TSG) received the contract for series production of the Taurus missiles destined for the Spanish Armed Forces. The...

A New Firing Success for ASTER with SAMP/T

, Within the framework of the techno-operational evaluation by the French Air Force of the Franco-Italian SAMP/T1 medium-range ground based air defence system, the...

Saudi Arabia to Buy TOW Missiles for $170M

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress today of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for tube-launched, optically-tracked wire-guided...

Japanese Troops Successful In Patriot Missile Test Firings

Tewksbury MA: The Japanese Air Self Defense Forces (JASDF) successfully concluded its annual training exercise at Fort Bliss, Texas. The exercise included target engagement and...

Boeing Wins Next Phase of U.S. Air Force Missile Technology Program

Boeing Company, ST. LOUIS: Boeing has been awarded a $4.2 million U.S. Air Force contract for the next phase of the Dual Role Air...

Test missile crashes on launch in northern Russia

A surface-to-air missile crashed shortly after being launched in northern Russia on Wednesday, Russian news agencies said, in a failed test that will be...