Iranian military specialists manufactured an upgraded version of its air defense missile system named Talash, which uses homegrown Sayyad missiles to hit high-altitude flying targets.
If Tehran withdraws its lawsuit over the non-delivery of the S-300 missile defense systems, Moscow will be able to work on supplying Iran with these weapons.
A memorandum on the implementation of the agreement to supply Russian S-300 missile defense systems to Iran was signed, according to a senior official from the Russian Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation.
The United States is concerned about the potential sale of Russian S-300 missile defense systems to Iran, but remains confident in its military capabilities.
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan announced the country's plans to equip its drones with the home-made powerful and high-precision air-based Nasr cruise missile, Iranian media reports.
Russia's state arms exporter Rosoboronexport and the Belarusian Defense MInistry signed on Tuesday a contract on delivery of five missile launchers for the Tor-M2K air defense system, Rosoboronexport said Tuesday.
Moscow might deliver S-300 missile defense systems to Tehran by the end of 2015, Iran's defense minister said.
In the coming years Russia is expected to introduce seven cutting-edge weapons as part of its massive modernization program of the military that will scare the living daylight out of any foe, defense analyst David Nye asserted.
Iran recently shot down an unknown surveillance drone on its western border, the state news agency said on Saturday. “After spotting the unarmed drone, our air defense system missiles shot it down,” Farzad Fereidooni, commander of Anti-aircraft system in Kermanshah province was quoted as saying by IRNA. “We have given warning to 12 unknown flights […]
Head of the Russian Foreign Ministry's Second Asia Department said that Moscow hopes that an agreement on the delivery of Russian S-300 missile defense systems to Iran will be signed next week.
The Russian anti-missile warning system has the primary task to detect a missile attack and pass on the data to the anti-missile defense system. Based on the system of missile warning the information about the extent and source of attack […]
In an effort shore up its missile defense capabilities, the US military has conducted a massive electronic warfare exercise. The concern? Russian radar jamming technology. Last spring, the US Army conducted a highly classified exercise deep in the New Mexico […]
Tehran plans to sign an agreement on Russia delivering its S-300 missile systems to Iran already next week, according to Iranian Defense Minister General Hossein Dehghan.
The White House said on Tuesday that though Russia's sale of the S-300 missile system to Iran does not violate UN Security Council resolutions, it still objects to the deal, and is determining whether to respond with a domestic program of sanctions.
Americas The Missile Defense Agency is reportedly revamping the Airborne Laser (ABL) concept it ditched in 2012. The newly-designed concept will see the laser – designed to intercept ballistic missiles – equipping a long-range UAV. The head of Boeing’s Phantom Works stated in May that he wants to put solid-state lasers onto the company’s Phantom […]
The United States continues to have concerns about Russia’s sale and potential delivery of a defensive weapons system to Iran even though the transaction does not violate any UN resolutions, US State Department spokesperson John Kirby told reporters on Tuesday.
Iran expects to get Russian S-300 missile defense systems after the deal is signed, according to the source.
DUBAI (Reuters) - Iran will sign a contract with Russia next week to buy four S-300 surface-to-air missile systems, the Iranian defense minister said on Tuesday, bringing Tehran closer to acquiring an advanced air defense capability...
Iranian Defense Minister said that Iran expects that a renewed contract on the delivery of Russian S-300 missile defense systems could be signed this or next week.
The Pentagon's Missile Defense System is working on plans to develop a high-altitude, long-endurance drone armed with a compact, electrically powered laser capable of shooting down ballistic missiles.