Missiles & Bombs News

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 […]

Man Pleads Guilty In Plot To Import Chinese Missiles Into US

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Los Angeles: A Taiwan-born businessman pleaded guilty Wednesday to attempting to smuggle Chinese shoulder-fired surface-to-air missiles into the United States. Naturalised US citizen Wu Chao Tung, 54, who admitted conspiring to import the missiles for a buyer who […]

THAAD Missile Testing Underway

Lockheed Martin, ORLANDO: Lockheed Martin has created 30 new jobs to support testing of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency's Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) weapon system at Pacific Missile Range Facility (PMRF) on Kauai, Hawaii. Lockheed Martin has begun […]

MBDA, Raytheon Offer Anti-Aircraft Missiles for Estonia

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, European company MBDA Missile Systems and its U.S. rival Raytheon have offered to supply Estonia with anti-aircraft missiles in a deal worth 45 million euros ($55.5 million), officials said April 21.

India Fighter Jets To Launch Supersonic Cruise Missiles: Report

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE , The Indian Air Force (IAF) has begun work to arm its frontline fighter jets with supersonic cruise missiles being developed jointly with Russia, a report said April 17.

Missile Defense Agency Conducts Successful Data Collection Flight Test

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