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Netherlands, US sign defence agreement

The US ambassador to the Netherlands has signed a defence agreement with his Dutch counterpart in Washington, DC, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) in The Hague has announced. The ministry reported on 2 July...

Rafael unveils Spike NLOS Modular Launcher development

Rafael Advanced Defence Systems has finalised development of a new lightweight, vehicle-integrated evolution of its SPARC trailer-mounted and remote-controlled launch system for the Spike non-line-of-sight (NLOS) multi-purpose tactical missile. Spike NLOS is a multi-purpose...

China deepens defence engagement in Africa

Key Points Chinese defence industry agency says it has engagement with 45 African states Defence exports on the rise but related industrial collaboration remains limited China has outlined the expansive scope of its defence...

New MBDA production site formally opened in UK

UK Defence Minister Gavin Williamson has opened MBDA’s new manufacturing facility in Bolton, which will be used to develop inert missile equipment and systems. Some 670 jobs will be supported by operations at the...

NNSA Conducts B61-12 Flight-Hardware Tests on B-2 Bomber

The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) announced last week it completed a pair of flight tests on non-nuclear components of the B61-12 nuclear gravity bomb near the Nevada National Test Site.“The tests involved releasing...

India’s DAC clears purchase of S-400

India’s Defense Acquisitions Council (DAC) has given the green light to buy the S-400 air defense missile system from Russia. By ru:Участник:Goodvint (Own work) [GFDL or CC BY-SA 3.0], via Wikimedia Commons The approval...

Russian experts fears US’s new nuclear gravity bomb

Russian military expert has raised concerns about developing a new version of the B61-12 nuclear gravity bomb in the USA, the Russian military news agency Interfax-AVN reported on 2 July. Russian Academician Alexei Arbatov,...

ANALYSIS: RAF100 events mark strong legacy

On 10 July, as many as 100 aircraft will take part in an historic flypast over The Mall and Buckingham Palace in London, to commemorate the centenary of the Royal Air Force’s formation. …read...

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