Missiles & Bombs News

NATO in Talks on Defense System With Poland

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Poland is playing an important role in NATO talks on the development of an anti-missile defense system, the military alliance


Missile Flight Test Program Targets New Successes

US Air Force, LANGLEY AIR FORCE BASE: The Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile flight test program added two more successes to its record during recent tests conducted at White Sands Missile Range, N.M.   The program, one of Air Combat Command's priority […]


Georgia Accuses Russian Army of Selling Missiles to Separatists

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Georgia accused the Russian army of selling several surface-to-air missiles to the separatist region of Abkhazia on Feb. 13, a charge dismissed by Moscow. Georgian Defense Minister Irakly Okruashvili displayed a Strela missile to television cameras and legislators, […]


JASSM Continues Flight Successes

Lockheed Martin, Orlando FL: The Lockheed Martin JASSM, a stealthy, air-to-surface missile, recently conducted two successful flight tests at the White Sands Missile Range (WSMR), NM. The first launch, on January 25, was from a B-1 aircraft and the second, […]


Russia negotiates only air-defense systems with Iran – official

RIA Novosti, MOSCOW: Russia is not negotiating supplies of any weapons to Iran, except air defense systems, a senior official said Thursday. Mikhail Dmitriyev, the head of the Federal Service for Military and Technical Cooperation, said: “The contract on the […]


Successful Test of an AIM-9X Missile from Submarine

Raytheon Company, TEWKSBURY: A Raytheon-led team successfully launched an AIM-9X from a stationary, vertical platform last November. The missile successfully locked on after launch and hit its target in a test of its potential launch from a submarine. The test […]


Taiwan Says it Needs More U.S. Missiles

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Taiwan


Iran Secretly Tests New Surface-To-Surface Missile

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Berlin, Germany: Iran secretly tested a new surface-to-surface missile (SSM) on January 17, seeking to establish the measurements needed for long-range missiles, the German daily Die Welt reported in its issue to appear on Saturday. The test, conducted […]


Iran Boosts Air Defences With Locally Produced Missile

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Tehran, Iran: Iran's defence minister launched the domestic mass production of a new shoulder-fired air defence missile Sunday, a development presented as a major boost for the Islamic republic's armed forces. The defence ministry said in a statement […]


 
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