BAE Systems signs Heads of Agreement for a future contract with Turkish Aerospace Industries for TF-X Programme

In the presence of The Prime Ministers of Turkey and the United Kingdom, BAE Systems and Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI) today signed a Heads of Agreement to collaborate on the first development phase of an indigenous fifth-generation fighter jet for the Turkish Air Force – TF-X. This announcement builds upon a pre-contract study phase between More...

29/01/2017 16:27
28/01/2017 14:01

Azerbaijani peacekeepers returned from Afghanistan

According to the rotation plan, a group of 41 Azerbaijani military servicemen returned from Afghanistan to Baku. The group has been serving in Afghanistan within NATO-led non-combat “Resolute Support” More...

23/01/2017 19:24

President Ilham Aliyev attended opening of new military camp of Defense Ministry’s military unit

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today attended the opening of a newly built military camp of a military unit of the Ministry of Defense in Pirekeshkul settlement of Absheron district. Defense More...

22/01/2017 15:58

Armenian Army’s multicopter was shot down

UAV belonging to Armenia is destroyed on the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border On January 22, on the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border in the direction of Tovuz region, military units of Azerbaijan Armed Forces More...

21/01/2017 20:57

SIG SAUER Awarded the U.S. Army Contract for its New Modular Handgun System

SIG SAUER, Inc. announced today that the U.S. Army has selected the SIG SAUER Model P320 to replace the M9 service pistol currently in use since the mid-1980’s. Released in 2014, the P320 is a polymer striker-fired More...

18/01/2017 10:23

Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces attended NATO meeting

The First Deputy of Defence Minister – Chief of General Staff of the Armed Forces Colonel General Najmaddin Sadikov attended Military Committee in Chiefs of Staff Sessions in Resolute Support and Interoperability More...

17/01/2017 14:09

The level of combat training of mortar units is being checked

The level of combat training of mortar units located in frontline zone is being checked. The mortar detachments using 120 mm self-propelled systems CARDOM carry out tasks on the destruction of simulated light armored More...

17/01/2017 12:09

Armenia continues to escalate the situation at the state border

The Armenian side has once again carried out a provocation on the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border. In the morning on January 17, the Armenian armed units using rocket flamethrower “Shmel” have fired More...

16/01/2017 19:04

Chief of the General Staff of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces to attend NATO meeting

The First Deputy of Defence Minister – Chief of General Staff of the Armed Forces Colonel General Najmeddin Sadikov departs for Brussels (Kingdom of Belgium) to attend Military Committee in Chiefs of Staff Sessions More...

16/01/2017 13:38

Azerbaijani Armed Forces’ units struck back at enemy positions

Armenian side has used large-caliber weapons in order to re-aggravate the situation on the frontline. Starting from the evening on January 15 until midnight, the Armenian armed forces using 60, 82 and 120 mm mortars More...