Date archive for 2015
By Rashad */?> 21/12/2015 19:51

Russian military base in Armenia received a batch of helicopters

The Russian military base Erebuni in Armenia received a batch of helicopters. Six Mi-24P attack and Mi-8MT transport helicopters have been delivered to the base from Krasnodar Krai. This fact caused formation of More...

By Rashad */?> 21/12/2015 18:20

Poland to purchase anti-aircraft mobile missile launchers from PIT-Radwar

PIT-Radwar has been contracted by the Polish Ministry of Defence to supply 77 POPRAD anti-aircraft mobile missile launchers. Under the terms of the €250m agreement, the company will equip each Poprad vehicle with More...

By Rashad */?> 21/12/2015 18:18

Ukroboronprom and Czech “V.O.P. Cz” will adapt “Dozor-B” to meet NATO standards

UKROBORONPROM will actively fulfill the ambitious task – NATO standards implementation – in production of armored vehicles “Dozor-B”, the first series of which is ready to support Ukrainian More...

By Rashad */?> 21/12/2015 18:16

Saab And UMS Aero Group AG Establish New Strategic Partnership for UAVs

Saab and UMS Aero Group AG, a Swiss supplier of tactical unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), are forming a joint venture under the name UMS Skeldar AG. UMS Skeldar will strengthen Saab’s offerings in the tactical More...

By Rashad */?> 21/12/2015 18:11

Germany buys another 131 Boxers – total order volume is €476 million

The German Bundeswehr has contracted with Rheinmetall and Krauss-Maffei Wegmann to supply 131 Boxer armoured fighting vehicles. The order is worth €476 million. On behalf of Germany’s Federal Agency of Bundeswehr More...

By Rashad */?> 19/12/2015 22:28

Turkey’s first UAV Bayraktar TB2 hits target from 8 km away

The first domestically produced unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), Bayraktar TB2, has been armed, making Turkey the fifth country to arm a UAV. With the anti-tank missile installed, which was developed by Roketsan, More...

By Rashad */?> 19/12/2015 12:00

ANTONOV and ТAQNIA AERONAUTICS signed a Memorandum on delivery of 30 AN−178s to Royal Saudi Air Force

On December 17, 2015, ANTONOV Company and «ТAQNIA AERONAUTICS», Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, signed the «Memorandum of Understanding». This document confirms the parties’ intension to deliver 30 multipurpose More...

By Rashad */?> 19/12/2015 11:44

Ukrainian military will receive fast and economic trainer aircrafts

Ukrainian military will receive two fast trainer aircrafts L-39M1, modernized by UKROBORONPROM enterprise “Odessa Aviation Plant”, to meet challenges of modern times. The aircrafts got new tactical possibilities More...

By Rashad */?> 19/12/2015 11:41

Rostec expects to sign an agreement with China for heavy helicopters in 2016

The contract for the creation of the AHL (Advanced Heavy Lift) Russian-Chinese heavy helicopter should be signed with the Chinese company Avicopter in mid-2016, said Dmitry Shugaev, Deputy CEO of Rostec. “We More...

By Rashad */?> 17/12/2015 14:02

Ukroboronprom successfully tested modernized helicopter Mi-8MSB

UKROBORONPROM SE “Plant 410 CA” has successfully completed the cycle of ground and flight tests of Mi-8MSB. Increased flight range and payload and lower fuel consumption are the results of modernization. More...