Date archive for fevral 2016
By Rashad */?> 19/02/2016 21:50

Azerbaijan to conduct large scaly drills in Caspian Sea

Azerbaijan State Border Service’s Coast Guard will conduct military drills in Caspian Sea in May 2016. Azeri Defence informs that all the vessels of SBS Coast Guard alongside with aviation of SBS and other More...

By Rashad */?> 19/02/2016 21:33

Azerbaijani Coast Guard vessels equipped with new arm systems

New artillery guns and anti-aircraft missile launchers were installed on ships of the Azerbaijani State Border Service (SBS) in order to prevent possible threats in the Azerbaijani section of the Caspian Sea, ensure More...

By Rashad */?> 18/02/2016 19:29

Iran Looks to Spend $8bn on Russian Arms

Iranian Defense Minister Hossein Dehghan is on a two-day visit to Moscow to sign an $8 billion arms contract to buy Russian military hardware, business daily Kommersant reported on Tuesday. Tehran has already handed More...

By Rashad */?> 18/02/2016 14:06

UK Ministry of Defence places order for two solar-powered Airbus Zephyr 8s

Airbus Defence and Space has won an order from the UK Ministry of Defence (MOD) for the manufacture and operation of two solar-powered Zephyr 8 high-altitude pseudo-satellite (HAPS) craft. Flying at some 65,000ft, More...

By Rashad */?> 17/02/2016 16:29

Tiltrotor by Russian Helicopters makes its first flight

A unique unmanned tiltrotor has successfully completed a new testing stage by performing its first flight. The aircraft was created by VR-Technologies, an innovative design bureau, part of Russian Helicopters. A More...

By Rashad */?> 17/02/2016 14:21

US Army awards Raytheon $31.8 million contract for continued Excalibur production

The U.S. Army awarded Raytheon Company a $31.8 million contract to produce and deliver 464 Excalibur Ib extended-range precision projectiles. In full-rate production since mid-2014, Excalibur Ib has revolutionized More...

By Rashad */?> 16/02/2016 13:12

IAI Unveils the Newest Members in its Loitering Munitions Family

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) today unveiled at the Singapore Airshow the newest members in its Loitering Munitions (LM) family. IAI is the world’s pioneer in developing and fielding various types of LMs: More...

By Rashad */?> 16/02/2016 13:09

IAI Receives Additional F-35 Lightning II Contract to Produce 40 Wing Sets

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) received an additional contract from Lockheed Martin to produce 40 wing sets for the F-35 Lightning II multi-role stealth fighter aircraft. IAI is scheduled to produce more than More...

By Rashad */?> 16/02/2016 12:07

Russian Helicopters to supply 9 helicopters to China

Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec, signed a number of contracts to supply seven Ka-32A11BC and two Mi-171 helicopters to China. The Fire Department of the Department of Public Safety, Qingdao, More...

By Rashad */?> 16/02/2016 10:28

JSOW C-1 gliding weapon scores direct hit in first operational test

Raytheon Company and the U.S. Navy have conducted a successful operational test of the new Joint Standoff Weapon (JSOW) C-1 gliding, precision-guided weapon. Conducted in a challenging flight environment, the test More...