The IDF will hold two military trials of the missile defense complex "Slingshot of David." In case of success, the "Slingshot" will gradually rise on combat duty as part of a three-tiered MISSILE defense system, which will take place between the "Iron dome" and "Arrow". The timing of the beginning of combat duty "Slingshot" is not specified.Select
Concern Boeing tested the weapons mounted on the convertiplane V-22. The shooting was held in November 2014 at the landfill U.S. Army in Yuma ArizonaSelect
U.S.-China Commission on economy and security in the U.S. Congress reviewed the recent changes in the Navy of China. Equipping missiles enhanced range of "invisible" submarines caused the concern of American experts. In their opinion, new weapons makes vulnerable the entire United States.Select
The Indian Ministry of defense intends to start negotiations with Sikorsky on delivery 16 helicopter S-70B. The contract will be provided and an option for the supply of eight machines of this type. After the purchase of helicopters India will have the right to set its own production equipment.Select
The intention is to conclude a military record deal, bought 44 BMP in the Netherlands. According to BNS. The defense Ministry said that it would be "the largest transaction of sale in defence of Estonia". Previously the most expensive transaction was the purchase of missile systems "Mistral" in 2007.Select
In the United States, began selling a generic means of self-defense Police Force Triple Defender. The device combines blinding led flashlight, stun gun and a can of pepper spray. Based PFTD - rectangular parallelepiped made of polymeric materials with six straps Picatinny rail and pistol grip.Select
The Brazil air force received the last three transport-combat helicopter Mi-35M. The machine arrived in Porto Velho 26 November on Board the aircraft An-124 "Ruslan". The contract for the supply of a dozen helicopters was signed in 2008, it cost $ 150 million dollars. The first machine Brazil received at the end of 2009.Select
The armed forces of Papua New Guinea has increased the number of ships up to seven units. On Thursday, December 4, in the arms of the island nation stood third amphibious ship type "Balikpapan" of the composition of the Australian Navy, called "Lakekamu". The ship will be used for military training.
The U.S. Navy received from Northrop Grumman first combat unmanned helicopter Fire Scout in the version of the MQ-8C. In the near future UAVs will be used in trial mode. Test flight of the MQ-8C will be held on the deck of the USS Jason danam" in the winter. The tests will last until the summer, and combat use of the helicopter will begin by the end of 2015.Select
Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree "On special economic measures" prohibiting arms sales to côte d'ivoire. The document, published on the Official Internet portal of legal information, signed in pursuance of a resolution of the UN security Council 2153 from 29 April 2014.Select
The command of the Nigeria air force intends to buy one or two squadrons of fighter aircraft JF-17 Thunder Pakistan production. Currently, the parties are preparing for the signing of the contract for the supply of 25-40 combat aircraft. Other details of the prospective deal is still unknown.Select
Pakistan will be able to buy Russian turbofan engines RD-93 with afterburner chamber without the mediation of China. According to the Minister of defence of Pakistan havaji Muhammad Asif, this will be possible thanks to the agreement on military-technical cooperation signed between Moscow and Islamabad.Select
MasterPiece Arms has introduced a new modular semi-automatic pistol MPA30DMG caliber nine millimeters, which can be adapted for firing the cartridges 5,7x28 mm, .40 S&W and .357 SIG. In the future, the pistol is planned to adapt and for ammo caliber .45 ACP.
Raytheon has experienced the adjustable mortar shell extended range PERM caliber 120 mm. Four experienced three ammunition struck the target with high accuracy, the fourth hit the target with an admissible error. To complete the tests PERM is scheduled for 2015.Select
Indian military exports over the past five years amounted to 1.034 trillion rupiah, said India's defense Minister Manohar Parrikar. According to the Indian defense Ministry, imports have fallen more than 65 percent of the needs of the military with new weapons and technology. Other details about military imports Parrikar not led.Select
"Helicopters of Russia" gave Peru the first four military transport helicopter Mi-S of the new party. In total, the Peruvians ordered 24 Mi-S. 8 cars they should receive in 2014 and the rest in the course of 2015. The value of the contract is estimated at 406 million dollars.
The Navy of Brazil extended the program of modernization of assault aircraft A-4BR Skyhawk (Brazilian designation ─ AF-1/A). If earlier modernization of aircraft expected to be complete in September 2015, now latest advanced aircraft of the Brazilian military will receive it until November 2017.Select
Bulgaria will not be able to allocate funds for modernization of the armed forces in the next two years. The corresponding decision came the Cabinet of Ministers. Defence project cost 800 million BGN in particular provided for the purchase of the party fighter to replace the old Soviet planes.Select
The French Ministry of defense became interested in the possibility of replacing standing armed with tactical nuclear missile ASMP-A missiles with variable power. According to French defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, promising the rocket will receive the designation ASN4GSelect
The Ministry of defence of the Czech Republic intends in 2015 to announce a tender for the purchase of new transport helicopters, which will replace the obsolete Mi-17/171 and Mi-24 Soviet buildings. According to the Minister of defence of the Czech Republic Martin Stropnice, the defense Ministry intends to pay no more than 350 million CZK for the helicopter.Select