Thursday, December 8, 2022

Air Defense

The Baykar Bayraktar Kızılelma prototype took off the ground

Tests of the promising UAV Baykar Bayraktar Kızılelma are proceeding at an impressive pace. Two weeks ago, this drone only first took the runway, and today it has already left the ground. The corresponding video was again posted on Twitter by the...

United States plans to deploy nuclear-capable B-52 bombers to north Australia amid China tensions

The United States is planning to deploy up to six nuclear-capable B-52 bombers to an air base in northern Australia, a source familiar with the matter said on Monday, amid heightened tensions with China. Dedicated facilities for the bombers will...

For the first time in history, an American B-2 bomber arrived in Poland

The Northrop B-2 Spirit is an American heavy stealth strategic bomber capable of carrying 16 nuclear-tipped cruise missiles. Combat load up to 27,000 kg. The first combat use of the B-2 took place during the NATO operation in Yugoslavia in...

Saab’s MSHORAD System Successfully Demonstrated with Live Firing

Saab has conducted the first Mobile Short-Range Air Defence (MSHORAD) live system firing for an audience of various national delegations. In a series of firings, the system identified, tracked and engaged several targets The firings took place during August 30...

IAI Signs Agreement of Cooperation on UAVs With Romanian Defense Company

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) has signed an agreement of cooperation with Romanian defense company IAR-Brasov on UAVs. The cooperation agreement, will enable the two companies to offer advanced UAVs solutions, based on IAI’s Tactical Heron, in Romania. Based on the agreement...

Top US general is worried about new China hypersonic weapon

The top US general said China's test of a hypersonic weapon over the summer was "very concerning" and that "it has all of our attention." Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Mark Milley, speaking to Bloomberg Television, stopped short of...

Dynetics to Manufacture Enduring Indirect Fires Protection Capability (IFPC) Weapon System for the US Army

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Sept. 27, 2021 - Dynetics, a wholly owned subsidiary of Leidos, has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Army Program Executive Office Missiles and Space for the Enduring Indirect Fires Protection Capability (IFPC) to produce its...

Potential of AI in Missile Defense Testing, Operations

Mountains of data are generated when the U.S. military conducts missile Defense testing, and not all of that data is even used, simply because there's more information to be processed than there are people to process it, the director...

$62 million contract from U.S. Army for next-generation missile warning system

BAE Systems has received a $62 million contract from the U.S. Army to deliver the next-generation 2-Color Advanced Warning System (2CAWS). The system provides aircrews with advanced threat detection capabilities, improving survivability and mission effectiveness in contested environments. This...

HOT BLADE 21 increased interoperability among helicopter crews

HOT BLADE 21 (HB21), the 15th Blade exercise organised under EDA’s Helicopter Exercise Programme (HEP) came to a close last week at Beja Airbase, Portugal. Over a period of two weeks (16-30 June) and in strict respect of all...
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The Baykar Bayraktar Kızılelma prototype took off the ground

Tests of the promising UAV Baykar Bayraktar Kızılelma are proceeding at an impressive pace. Two weeks ago, this drone...
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