WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Raytheon Co is hoping to finalize orders valued at $4 billion to $5 billion from countries in the Middle East in a matter of weeks, Chief Executive William Swanson told an investor conference on Tuesday. Swanson said […]
Nov 21 (Reuters) – If Turkey buys a missile defense system from China, it would not be able to integrate it with NATO or U.S. systems and would miss out on decades of training, support and upgrades that come with […]
WASHINGTON, Nov. 20 (UPI) — U.S. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said the Turkish government is well aware of the concerns over its options for a compatible missile defense system.”It’s hard to believe we wouldn’t have concerns about a potential […]
Congratulations to the tri-national team for last week’s simultaneous destruction of a Lance tactical ballistic missile and an unmanned QF-4 aircraft above the White Sands Missile Range that marked continued flight test success for the Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS).
November 17, 2013 – The head of the Turkish air force said on Saturday his country’s decision to buy a $3.4 billion missile defense system from a Chinese company was not final, and could still change. General Akin Ozturk, commander […]
Earlier this summer, Panamanian authorities seized missile radar systems from a North Korean freighter traveling from Cuba — clear evidence that Pyongyang is continuing its aggressive pursuit of a nuclear missile program.
The United States is considering improving its offer to Turkey for an air defense system programme after Ankara indicated it could still walk away from a USD3.4 billion deal with China, sources familiar with the issue confirmed on 14 November. […]
NAHA: Japanese soldiers practised surface-to-ship missile drills Monday on an island at the gateway to the Pacific, as part of a huge military exercise that has unsettled China.
Is Iron Dome based on a flawed concept, waiting to fail? A recent article by aeronautics expert Nathan Farber sheds much doubt on official IDF figures regarding Iron Dome’s success rate and the feasibility of missile-based anti-missile defense. Nathan Farber […]
Turkey has asked the United States to extend the pricing on Raytheon Co’s Patriot missile defense system proposal, two sources familiar with the discussions told Reuters on Monday, a sign that Ankara is keeping its options open in case its […]