Category Archives: DEFENSE INDUSTRY

Russian Military Chief Lays Out the Kremlin’s High-Tech War Plans –

asymmetricd–The U.S. military isn’t alone in its plans to pour money into drones, ground robots, and artificially intelligent assistants for command and control. Russia, too, will be increasing investment in these areas, as well as space and information warfare, Russian Army Gen. … Continue reading

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“The Lebanese Rocket Society”

The adventure began in the early 1960s, when a group of students from Haigazian University in Beirut, led by their mathematics professor Manoug Manougian, designed and launched rockets into the Lebanese sky. They produced the first rocket in the region. While the United States was preparing to send its first Apollo rocket into space, while the USSR was on the verge of launching the first manned spaceflight, Manougian and his students began their research on rocket propulsion. A crazy challenge for a tiny country!
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MIT staff will be given local gun MPT-76

Turkey’s state-owned small-arms manufacturer, is a select-fire, gas-operated derivative of Heckler & Koch’s HK416/417. It is currently entering service to replace Turkey’s G3A7 and G3A7A1 rifles. Continue reading

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How To Build A 1944 Mosquito Bomber

Not the best quality. An original, unedited newsreel from 1944 showing how the factories, piece by piece, built one of the worlds best, most well known bomber aircraft of the Second World War. Continue reading

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Israel’s All Seeing SkEye – Persistent Surveillance Countering Terror

defetnsenews–Elbit Systems unveiled today an advanced capability that has been operational for several years with the military forces of several nations, in homeland security and the war on terror. The system known as SkEye performs Wide Area Persistent Surveillance (WAPS) … Continue reading

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U.S. Department of defense chose active protection system for tanks and armored personnel carriers

Weaponews–American armored vehicles will be better able to defend against anti-tank missiles and grenades. U.S. Department of defense chose active protection system for tanks and armored personnel carriers, reports “Warspot” with reference to the portal businessinsider.com Manufacturers of active protection … Continue reading

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Trump budget proposal kills Obama’s counterterrorism partnerships fund

The Trump administration does propose $1.8 billion for a Counter-Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Train and Equip Fund — a continuation of three accounts consolidated in the 2017 budget Congress passed earlier this month. Continue reading

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N.KOREA VS. SOUTH KOREA-MILITARY CAPABILITIES

Is the North Korean leadership as psychologically detached from reality as the western media and governments of the United States, Japan and South Korea would have us believe Continue reading

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INDIAN DEFENCE: Army to Get High-tech Robots to Fight the Threat of ‘Dirty Bomb’

The different robots the India Army has already built, for instance, can make for a good team if they are able to collaborate. Continue reading

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Global Report On Commercial Unmanned Aerial Systems 2015-2021

Unmanned aircraft systems promise to achieve a more significant aspect of commercial market presence. Army Unmanned Aircraft Systems flying of 3 million flight hours gives drones market credibility. Eighty eight percent of those hours were logged in combat situations in Iraq and Afghanistan, paving the way for commercial drone markets to develop. Continue reading

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