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Raytheon to Dominate Air Defense Missile Market

Forecast International, NEWTOWN, Conn: Raytheon will be the leading supplier of air defense missiles over the next 10 years, according to Forecast International

Australia – SM-2 Block IIIA Standard Missiles

Defense Security Cooperation Agency, On 31 May 2005, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Australia of...

US To Test Airline Anti-Missile Defense System: Report

AFP, New York: The US Department of Homeland Security is paying for tests on defensive laser systems designed to thwart attacks from shoulder-fired missiles...

Iran successfuly tests 2000-km range ballistic missile

AFP, Iran has tested a new missile using solid-fuel technology that matches the more than 2,000-kilometer range of its Shihab-3 rocket, Agence France Presse...

Russia successfully tests high-precision long-range cruise missile

News From Russia, Russia has successfully tested a high-precision long-range cruise missile, said Lieutenant-General Alexander Rakhmanov, deputy chief of armaments directorate of the Russian...

U.S. Increases Order for Combat-Tested Javelin Missiles

Raytheon Co, TUCSON: The U.S. Army has awarded the Raytheon-Lockheed Martin Javelin Joint Venture (JV) a $95 million contract for Javelin Anti-tank Weapon System...

Navy Performs Maximum Range Test of Boeing SLAM-ER

Boeing Co, ST. LOUIS: A Boeing Stand-Off Land Attack Missile-Expanded Response (SLAM-ER) weapon was recently launched from its maximum range, flying farther than a...

Indonesia, China To Cooperate on Missiles: Report

AFP, Indonesia will sign a cooperation agreement with China to develop missiles, a media report quoted Research and Technology Minister Kusmayanto Kadiman as saying...

India Successfully Test Fires Nuclear-Capable Missile

AFP, India on May 12 successfully tested a nuclear-capable missile from a test range in the eastern state of Orissa, a defense ministry spokesman...

US approves Sidewinder and Harpoon missile sales to Pak

AP, WASHINGTON: The Bush administration has authorised the sale of Harpoon anti-ship missiles and Sidewinder air-to-air missiles to Pakistan. The missiles will upgrade stockpiles...