Missiles & Bombs News

Development Evaluation flight test for Minuteman Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Systems

Boeing Co., ST. LOUIS: The U.S. Air Force has awarded Boeing Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Systems a $25.2 million contract to support the Minuteman Force Development Evaluation flight test program at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. The Minuteman ICBM is […]


Upgrades for the US Army Patriot Missile

Lockheed Martin, Dallas TX: Lockheed Martin said Thursday it would produce 112 Patriot Advanced Capability-3 missiles under a $379 million contract from the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command. The contract also includes launcher modification kits, program management and engineering, […]


VL MICA Scores Direct Hit From Naval Launcher

MBDA, On 24th April 2006, MBDA successfully carried out a test firing of the VL MICA air defence missile system from a naval launcher at the French DGA


Missile Defense Test Conducted At Hawaii

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Washington: The Pentagon tested the US missile defense system Friday against a long-range target missile using counter-measures to thwart detection, a spokesman said. No interceptor missile was fired in the test at the Pacific Missile Range Facility at […]


Pakistan Test Fires Long Range Nuclear Capable Missile

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Islamabad: Pakistan on Saturday successfully test fired a nuclear capable missile with a range of 2,000 kilometers (1,250 miles), the military said. It was the second test firing of the surface-to-surface Hatf VI (Shaheen II) missile, which was […]


More AIM-9X Missiles for Denmark Armed Forces

US Department of Defense, Raytheon Co., Tucson, Ariz., is being awarded a $6,027,183 ceiling-priced modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-04-C-0006) to exercise an option for the lot 6 production of 2 AIM-9X tactical missiles for the government of […]


Russia Confirms Missile Sales to Iran

Radio Free Europe, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Ivanov has confirmed that Moscow will go ahead and supply Iran with sophisticated antiaircraft missiles.   Ivanov, who is visiting Beijing, was quoted by Russian news agencies today as saying that the sale to […]


BMD Focus: Israel`s next ABM shield

United Press International, WASHINGTON, DC: Most international attention on Israel`s ballistic missile defense programs has focused on the Arrow interceptor system, the U.S.-bought Patriot PAC-3 and their capabilities for intercepting Shehab intermediate-range missiles from Iran or Scuds that would be […]


First train with S-300 missile systems arrives in Minsk

RIA Novosti, MINSK: The first train with S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems has arrived in the capital of Belarus, the country's defense minister said Friday. Leonid Maltsev said the systems arrived in Minsk this morning. Russia and Belarus signed an agreement […]


 
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