Greece and France have concluded an order for 18 Dassault Rafale combat aircraft for the Hellenic Air Force (HAF), valued at an estimated EUR1.92 billion (USD2.35 billion). The order comprises 12 surplus and six new-build air frames under a deal signed on 25 January.
According to information published by the Australian Ministry of Defense on January 25, 2021, the Australian Government will invest $1 billion to commence the early development of advanced guided weapons to enhance Australia’s maritime security. This significant commitment will modernize the Australian Navy’s platforms to project and maintain sea control. This project will provide the […]
Information published by the United States International Trade Administration, Morocco confirms the purchase of Patriot air defense missile systems from the United States. The Patriot is one of the most popular air defense missile systems in service in the world. The MIM-104 Patriot is a surface-to-air missile (SAM) system which is manufactured by the U.S. […]
The commander of the Argentine Air Force, Brigadier Major Xavier Isaac, held a meeting with the Russian ambassador to the country, Dmitry V. Feoktistov, with whom they discussed the prospects for bilateral military-technical cooperation between both nations. Russian Rosoboronexport wil offer the FAA A choice ranging from YAK-130 training aircraft to the Mig-29 and Su-30 […]
Russia has bagged its first ever contract to provide Orlan-10E drones it has been aggressively marketing for several years. On January 22, Myanmar placed an order for Pantsir S1 anti-aircraft systems and Orlan-10E drones. According to media reports, an updated variant of Orlan-10 tactical UAV manufactured by STC, is expected to enter service with Russia’s […]
The Argentine Army plans to incorporate new 6X6 or 8×8 fighting personnel carrier armored in 2021 Currently, the Ministry of Defense is analyzing after offers: the Stryker from General Dynamics Land Systems, the Guaraní from Iveco and the VN-1 from Norinco. Russia recently has offered the BTR-80 8×8 AFV.
The General Directorate of the Civil Guard has launched a program to acquire almost a hundred remotely manned aerial systems (RPAS) before the end of this year 2021. Specifically, the plan of the Armed Institute is to incorporate a total of 93 drones. In September of last year, the Civil Guard launched a tender, through […]
In the future, Sotnik (Centurion) would do it, a 3rd-gen combat equipment, and Rostec is preparing to create it. It will be able to compensate the collision momentum thanks to the use of special shock-absorbing means. The equipment is developed to replace Ratnik from 2025, the previous generation kit, 300,000 of which were delivered to […]
Sydney-based company, Britton Maritime Systems was awarded a $9 million contract to build 12 Gemini seaboats for the Australian Navy’s newest Cape-class patrol boats. Australian Defence’s Capability Acquisition and Sustainment Group’s head of maritime systems Rear Admiral Wendy Malcolm said the contract was another example of Australian industry’s ability to support the National Naval Shipbuilding […]
NATO has completed a multi-year project that involved enhancing Mongolia’s cyber defense capabilities. The project involved setting up a cybersecurity center for the Mongolian Armed Forces, providing specialised training and equipment and necessary technical support. The new Center and Cyber Incident Response Capability was recently inaugurated virtually by Nato deputy secretary-general Mircea Geoană and Mongolia’s […]