India Tests Interceptor Missile That Can Engage Targets Above Atmosphere

India successfully conducted an interceptor missile test off the Odisha coast today, achieving a major milestone in developing a two-layer Ballistic Missile Defence system, the defence sources said. The interceptor was launched from Abdul Kalam Island, earlier known as Wheeler Island of the Integrated Test…

MPATGM SUCCESS DEAD END FOR SPIKE MR DEAL

Indian defence scientists have successfully conducted back-to-back tests of the new indigenously designed and developed man-portable anti-tank guided missile (MPATGM). The tests were conducted at the Ahmadnagar test range in the western state of Maharashtra. The MPATGM is a third-generation anti-tank guided missile which is…

PROCUREMENT OF 93,895 CLOSE QUARTER BATTLE CARBINES FOR INDIAN ARMY, RUNS INTO ROUGH WEATHER

The empowered committee had visited all these companies for evaluation of carbines and conducted both physical and firing evaluation to verify lethality, reliability and accuracy. Procurement of 93,895 close-quarter-battle (CQB) carbines for the Indian Army in a deal worth $553.33 million has run into rough…

Maritime Pre-positioning Ships Squadron Conducts Group Sail with Guam

Maritime Pre-positioning Ships Squadron Three successfully conducted its third multiship training exercise, Group Sail, off the coast of Saipan, the Northern Mariana Islands and Guam. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Maritime Pre-positioning Ships Squadron Conducts Group Sail with Guam

Russia Tests New Interceptor Missile

Russia Tests New Interceptor Missile Russia successfully conducted a test launch of a new interceptor missile for its missile defense system, the Russian Defense Ministry’s press service said on Thursday. “At the test site of Sary-Shagan (Republic of Kazakhstan), a unit of the Air and…

Centcom Officials Provide Update on Counterterrorism Strikes in Yemen

U.S. Central Command has conducted six counterterrorism airstrikes targeting the al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula terrorist network in Yemen in three separate governorates since May 16, bringing the total number of airstrikes to 34, Centcom officials announced. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Centcom Officials Provide Update…

U.S., Romanian Troops Work Together in Survival Training

Survival, evasion, rescue and escape specialists conducted training with American and Romanian air force pilots during Carpathian Summer 2018, a bilateral training exercise designed to enhance interoperability and readiness of forces. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE U.S., Romanian Troops Work Together in Survival Training

Soldiers Prepare Georgian Troops for Afghanistan Deployment

Soldiers with the U.S. Army’s 4th Infantry Division conducted a series of aviation and medical evacuation training exercises for the Georgian military in support of Operation Atlantic Resolve at Hohenfels Training Area, Germany. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Soldiers Prepare Georgian Troops for Afghanistan Deployment

Ukraine conducts test firing of new anti ship Cruise missile

The Armed Forces of Ukraine on August 17 conducted a test firing of the locally developed Neptun anti-ship cruise missile capable of hitting targets located as far as up to 300 km away. “The missiles of this class are powerful, high-precision weapons capable of destroying…