Washington's plans to establish missile defense launching sites in Romania and Poland include systems that are prohibited by the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty.
North Korea fired two missiles into the sea off its east coast early Monday, the South Korean Defense Ministry said.
Establishing of missile defense bases in Poland and Romania can seriously affect military security and is not aimed at the creation of a stable, peaceful and united Europe.
Israel decided to bypass the White House and Pentagon with its request for funding increase at a time when Israel's relations with the United States are strained.
The creation of the innovative "mini-BrahMos" missile will allow India to arm its air squadrons and submarines with sophisticated weaponry, bolstering its defense capability significantly.
The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and sailors aboard the USS Carney, USS Gonzalez, and USS Barry successfully completed a flight test involving the Aegis Ballistic Missile Defense (BMD) weapon system. At approximately 2:30 a.m. EST today, three short-range ballistic missile […]
The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) and sailors aboard the USS Carney, USS Gonzalez, and USS Barry successfully completed a flight test involving the Aegis Ballistic
Security, Lockheed Martin is currently developing an undersea variant of the LRASM. Lockheed Martin is developing a submarine-launched stealthy long-range anti-ship missile for the U.S. Navy. Last week Inside Defense reported that Lockheed Martin has begun work on an undersea-launched variant of its Long-Range Anti-Ship Missile (LRASM). Show More Summary
Chinese long-range anti-air missile chosen despite sanctions, security concerns.
The US Air Force is considering a Lockheed Martin proposal to adapt technology used for a ground-based missile defense system to protect fighters under attack in the air.The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) has invited proposalsShow More Summary
In three years the US military could have a prototype laser weapon blasting out 300 kilowatts of energy, a jump that could ignite a revolution in missile defense, a Lockheed Martin engineer told me today,A 300-kw laser could kill cruise missiles. Show More Summary
Increased interoperability and improved data sharing with international partners are key goals of U.S. Air and Missile Defense, or ADM, especially in the Pacific and U.S. Central Command theaters, said ADM force leaders. “Today we have Air and Missile Defense […]
Zachary Keck Security, Europe Russia has developed special new fuel to enable missiles to travel 5 times the speed of sound. Russia’s Defense Ministry has developed a new hypersonic missile fuel, a senior defense official has announced. According...Show More Summary
Russia’s Strategic Missile Forces have begun wide-range exercises in 12 regions in the country, the Russian Defense Ministry said Thursday. “Russia’s SMF with more than 30 missile battalions in 12 regions in Russia (from the Tver to the Irkustsk regions) […]
Across the globe, a variety of air and missile defense threats are evolving and proliferating. At the same time, adversaries are exploiting weaknesses in America’s air and missile defense system, said Brig. Gen. Christopher L. Spillman, commandant of the Army […]
North Korea test-fired five short-range missiles into the sea today in its second such weapons test this year, a South Korean defense official said, amid dimming prospects for the resumption of high-level talks between the rival countries. The missiles, fired from a North Korean coastal town, flew about 125 miles...
Refreshing the Ohio-class nuclear ballistic missile submarines will garner $10 billion in expenditures, split between research and long-lead-time procurement, over the next five years, according to the Future Years Defense Plan. After that, the real money really starts to add up. The Navy today estimates that it will cost $100 billion to replace the existing […]
Russia’s Izhevsk Electromechanical Plant Kupol is in talks with Iran on modernizing the short range Tor-M1 (SA-15 Gauntlet) surface-to-air missile defense systems, the plant’s assistant director general told RIA Novosti Thursday. “Iran has been operating a large number of our […]
2 Israeli soldiers were killed and seven wounded by an anti-tank missile attack near the Lebanon border Wednesday — an escalation in border violence that also left a U.N. peacekeeper dead. Israel Defense Forces responded to the attack by firing at least 30 shells into Lebanon. Live television pictures showed smoke rising from the area. […]