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‘Hackers’ Give Orders to German Missile Battery

German-owned Patriot missiles stationed in Turkey were briefly taken over by hackers, according to media reports on Tuesday. The attack took place on anti-aircraft ‘Patriot’...

Over 120 Missiles for Russian S-400 Systems Delivered to Turkey

More than 120 surface-to-air guided missiles have been supplied by Russia to Turkey along with a regiment set of S-400 air defense missile systems,...

Denel Tests Extended-Range Umkhonto Surface to Air Missile

This was the first live-fire tests carried out on the land-based launcher of the Umkhonto SAM, developed by Denel’s guided weapons division, Denel Dynamics. The...

China Reveals Deadliest ‘Guam Killer’ Missile for First Time

The People’s Liberation Army has for the first time publicly displayed some of the most modern and deadliest missiles in its possession. During rehearsals for...
MARTE-ER Missile

New MARTE ER Missile on Target In Second Test Firing

MBDA's Marte ER anti-ship missile has completed its second firing carried out at the PISQ (Poligono Interforze del Salto di Quirra) test range in...
unarmed Trident II (D5LE) missile

USS Maine Successfully Tests Trident II D5LE Missile

The U.S. Navy conducted a scheduled, one-missile test flight of an unarmed life-extended Trident II (D5LE) missile from USS Maine (SSBN-741), an Ohio-class ballistic...

Boom: The Evolution of Explosives

The first explosives were crude clay containers containing black powder, with some form of rudimentary ignition mechanism, like that of a burning match. Black...
China's DF-21D aircraft carrier killer ballistic missile

China Showcases Cluster of ‘Aircraft Carrier Killer’ Missiles

In a rare move, the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Rocket Force displayed 10 DF-21D anti-ship ballistic missiles in a recent video, as China reaffirmed...

Germany Procures Enforcer Missiles from MBDA

MBDA has been awarded by the German Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw) a contract for the acquisition of...

Israel and Czech Republic sign $125 mn missile defence deal

Jerusalem: Israel's defence ministry signed a deal with its Czech counterpart on Thursday to sell it radar systems used in the Jewish state's Iron...