Saudi-Arabia; UK Air defense units deployed to protect oil production infrastructure

Saudi-Arabia; UK Air defense units deployed to protect oil production infrastructure

The U.K. Ministry of Defense has reportedly deployed troops and drone-detection radars at Saudi Arabia to protect its oil fields. “Following the attacks on the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s oil production facilities on 14 September 2019, we have worked with the Saudi Ministry of Defense and wider international partners to consider how to strengthen the […]

Australia-USA; SCIFiRE program to develop  air breathing hyper-sonic missile

The U.S. Department of Defense and the Australian Department of Defence today announced a bilateral effort to advance the development of air-breathing hypersonic technologies. The Southern Cross Integrated Flight Research Experiment (SCIFiRE) is an Allied Prototyping Initiative (API) under the Directorate for Advanced Capabilities within the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research […]

Canada; Top Aces company orders ex-Israeli F-16A/B

According to the Israeli newspaper Globe that published the information on November 30, Israel’s Ministry of Defense is in talks with Canada’s Top Aces for the purchase of 29 surplus F-16A/B fighters. Israel is asking for between $3 million and $4 million for each jet, according to Globe The Ministry of Defense’s International Defense Cooperation […]

Russia; ITMF to develop single platform for future military simulation  

Russian scientists will create a single platform for simulating military equipment, military products and technical systems, Vyacheslav Solovyev, head of the Institute of Theoretical and Mathematical Physics (ITMF), said on Thursday. He is also Deputy Head of the Russian Federal Nuclear Center at the All-Russian Research Institute for Experimental Physics. Solovev was reporting to President […]

Switzerland; IT & communications collaboration with NATO

On November 25, 2020, Swiss Ambassador to Belgium Philippe Brandt signed an agreement with NATO’s Communications and Information Agency (NCI Agency). With this agreement, Switzerland strengthens international collaboration in the field of military communication and information systems. Communication and information systems are essential to the functionality and readiness of the military. Technical compatibility is also […]

India; BEL leads phase-II of Coast Guard radar network program

Bharat Electronics (BEL) and Terma Sign agreement for the Radar for Phase II of Indian Coastal Surveillance System Project Bharat Electronics Ltd has chosen Terma, once again, for Phase II of the Coastal Surveillance System being established by BEL for the Indian Coast Guard. BEL will make the SCANTER 2001 radars in India under Transfer […]

Norway; MoD orders Indago-3 UAVs

Nordic Unmanned was awarded contract as system integrator including training and life cycle support for the Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency for VTOL UAS. The non-exclusive framework contract, under the name “ VTOL UAS”, is one of the most valuable mini VTOL UAV defense contracts of 2020 in Europe, and further enhances Nordic Unmanned’s position as […]

New Zealand; MoD allocates NZ$ 2.1B to regenerate defense estates

The professional services firms have been tapped to support a NZ$2.1 billion program to regenerate New Zealand’s Defence estate. The New Zealand Defence Force has entered into a four-year agreement with professional services companies EY and Beca, as part of its 15-year plan to regenerate the Defence estate. The firms have been tasked with leveraging […]

Greece; Army launches tender to replace Mercedes & Steyr trucks fleet

After more than 50 years of successful service in the Greek Armed Forces, the legendary Steyr trucks and Mercedes-Ben GD tactical vehicles are scheduled for replacement. The decision to replace two historic vehicles of the Greek Armed Forces, the Steyr trucks and the Mercedes-Benz GD tactical vehicles, through a tender whose first part is estimated […]

Korea; Air Force deploys indigenous Cheongung II SAM batteries

South Korean Air Force has deployed the upgraded Cheongung II aircraft and missile defense system said to be an equivalent of the U.S.-made PATRIOT. Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) describes the Cheongung II (KM-SAM, M-SAM or Cheolmae-2) upgraded system to be Seoul’s first indigenously-developed medium-range surface-to-air guided missile. The system is built based on technology […]

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