In 2016, Caspian Flotilla ships to visit three foreign ports

Caspian Flotilla ships will visit three foreign ports located in the Caspian Sea water zone in 2016. According to the Caspian Flotilla Commander Rear Admiral Igor Osipov, participation in Kazakh-Russian naval exercise and Caucasus–2016 strategic command-and-staff exercise are the priority tasks of the Flotilla in 2016. The ships will also pay visits More...

23/02/2016 12:47
19/02/2016 21:55

Azerbaijani Coast Guard gets new vessel

The new vessel of “Tufan” project (Saar-62 offshore patrol vessels (OPVs)) built in the Center of shipbuilding and maintenance of Azerbaijan State Border Service’s Coast Guard will be added to the inventory. “AzeriDefence” More...

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...

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...

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...

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...

02/02/2016 16:23

UK Embassy Azerbaijan: The United Kingdom strictly enforces the OSCE prohibition on sales of weapons to the parties to the Nagorno Karabakh conflict

The United Kingdom strictly enforces the OSCE prohibition on sales of weapons to the parties to the Nagorno Karabakh conflict. As such we have never supplied weapons to any entity in the Republic of Armenia. We More...

29/01/2016 15:50

Armenia purchases Russian’s Tornado-S MRLS

Armenia purchases Russian’s Tornado-S MRLS. This was said to AzeriDefence by military sorces. Though the exact number was not indicated, it was said that the shipment of Tornado-S and its ammunition was executed More...

29/01/2016 10:50

Patria AMV vehicle selected by the United Arab Emirates

The General Headquarters of the United Arab Emirates’ Armed Forces has ordered Patria AMV 8×8 armoured wheeled vehicles. All details of the contract are classified. “This is a magnificent extension for More...

25/01/2016 21:25

Defense Ministry: Azerbaijani Army gains control of Odundagh height at border with Armenia

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry on Monday confirmed media reports that the country’s army has gained the control of the height of Odundagh at the border with Armenia. A number of web-based media outlets in Azerbaijan More...