Raytheon’s SeaRAM hits target with newest missile variant in US Navy live-fire test

Raytheon Company’s SeaRAM® anti-ship missile defense system used a Rolling Airframe Missile Block 2 for the first time to intercept an incoming target during a U.S. Navy live-fire exercise at China Lake in California. The SeaRAM system detected, tracked and engaged an inbound threat, and fired a RAM Block 2 that successfully intercepted the target. More...

12/01/2016 20:55
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Raytheon awarded $143 million contract for Rolling Airframe Missile Block 2

The U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon Company a $66.6 million firm-fixed-price contract for fiscal year 2016 for Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM) Block 2 guided missile round pack requirements. This contract includes options More...

08/01/2016 20:05

Iraq requests $800m sale of Hellfire missiles from US

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Iraq of Hellfire missiles and Captive Air Training Missiles, related equipment and support. The estimated cost is $800 More...

07/01/2016 19:31

NATO appreciates Azerbaijani servicemen’s assistance to terror victims in Afghanistan

Azerbaijani Defense Minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov ordered Jan.7 to award the two Azerbaijani military doctors – Shukur Abdullayev and Gunduz Akbarov, serving under the NATO-led Resolute Support mission More...

06/01/2016 19:15

Iran transfers batch of Emad missiles to new underground missile town

Iran has transferred its recently tested ballistic missile, Emad, to a new underground tunnel facility, images showed on Tuesday, told Fars news agency. Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani made a visit to the More...

06/01/2016 19:09

Russian Caspian Flotilla held joint exercise of ships and OTH radar

Caspian Flotilla held joint exercise of ships and OTH radar. In the course of the exercise, servicemen practiced detecting aerial and surface targets with transferring data to the ships in order to engage targets More...

27/12/2015 18:49

BAE Systems to Provide Assault Amphibious Vehicles to Brazilian Marine Corps

BAE Systems has been awarded an $82 million contract to modernize and deliver 23 upgraded Assault Amphibious Vehicles (AAV7A1) for the Brazilian Marine Corps. The vehicles, which will be the Reliability, Availability, More...

27/12/2015 18:47

Rostec is expanding its exports to Malaysia

Rostec Corporation’s new strategy includes increasing its exports of civilian products, particularly to new markets. The night vision devices from Shvabe are the first of their kind to be exported to Malaysia. Rostec’s More...

26/12/2015 15:11

Two military schools abolished in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on improving the activities of special educational institutions under the Ministry of Defense. Under the decree, Azerbaijan High Military Aviation School and More...

26/12/2015 15:08

Azerbaijani Defense Ministry releases footage from downed Armenian UAV – VIDEO

In response to Armenian media reports denying the fact, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry has released footage of the UAV (multicopter tip) being shot down as it was approaching Azerbaijani Army positions to film More...