A Taiwan Navy Kidd-class destroyer launches an SM-2 surface-to-air missile during 2013 drills. Recent difficulties in purchasing certain weapons have made Taiwan look more toward indigenous development. (Getty Images) TAIPEI — The Asia-Pacific naval market is heating up, with massive […]
The advanced air and missile defense system will strengthen China vis-à-vis Taiwan, Japan and India. Vladimir Putin has approved in principle the sale of Russia’s most advanced air and missile defense system to China, Russian media outlets have reported. According […]
“The Russian Defense Ministry will test more than 80 rocket and missiles at its Kapustin Yar testing range in southern Russia’s Astrakhan Region,” a spokesman said on Thursday.
The advanced air and missile defense system will strengthen China vis-à-vis Taiwan, Japan and India.
It’s Washington’s nightmare scenario: an aggressive Moscow deciding it’s time to arm Tehran with sophisticated weapons. And it may be closer to reality than you think. Tensions between Russia and the West are hitting a new peak. And in this […]
Russia’s S-300 air defense system was one of the bidders for the Turkish deal. China, which is in talks with Turkey to sell its air defense missile, is holding negotiations with Russia to purchase a similar system that was rejected […]
ANKARA — Turkish officials, increasingly wary of a controversial decision in September to select a Chinese company to construct the country’s first long-range air defense system, might consider a more time-consuming but entirely local option for the program. A senior […]
After Russian deal to supply S-300 to Iran was cancelled, Iran hopes to complete home-made anti-aircraft missiles within two years. Iran is planning to produce its own version of the S-300 anti-aircraft missile system, Tehran’s top air defense commander was […]
The defense industries of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) are looking to expand their export market share beyond their traditional customer base–and for the first time are challenging some of the world-leading U.S., European and Russian firms. The most visible […]
TEL AVIV, Israel, Feb. 6 (UPI) – Amid reports of an Israeli airstrike on advanced Russian-built S-300 air-defense missiles in the Syrian port of Latakia, military chiefs and missile specialists are delivering stark warnings of the 170,000 missiles and rockets they […]