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Swiss Army Could Be Cut By A Third

The Swiss Army could be slashed by at least a third over the next ten to 12 years, Defence Minister Ueli Maurer said in...

Largest UAV Ever Built In Europe Tested

In a test series comprising four flights, EADS Defense & Security (DS) has successfully tested the unmanned flight system (UAV – Unmanned Aerial Vehicle)...

Russia says US missile shield must balance others’ interests

MOSCOW: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said Monday it is necessary to link any resolution of the U.S. plans for missile defense in Europe with...

Airmen in Europe test threat responses

RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany: Airmen from six U.S. Air Forces in Europe bases competed in the 2009 USAFE Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear Challenge...

US missile-defense plans hinder nuclear arms deal

VIENNA: The deployment of a planned U.S. missile defense system in Europe would greatly impede progress on strategic arms reductions, the Russian foreign minister...

Poland wants clear answer on US missiles deployment

Warsaw: Poland wants a clear answer from Washington on plans to deploy part of a US anti-missile shield and a battery of Patriot missiles...

Russia will not make its soil available for US missile defense

MOSCOW: Russia will not advance U.S. military plans aimed at itself and will not make its territory available for the deployment of U.S. missile...

Gates Hopeful of Missile Defense Progress at US-Russia Summit

U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates says that when President Barack Obama visits Moscow next month, he may find increased interest in cooperation in the...

US-Europe missile defense won’t work: think tank

New York: A planned US anti-missile system, hotly opposed by Russia, to defend Europe against the threat of missile attack from Iran would not...

RAF’s Eurofighter Typhoon Tranche 3 in Final Stages

The Prime Minister has today confirmed that the UK will move ahead with its international partners with the final stages of procuring a third...