Lockheed Martin : Aegis Combat System’s Newest Baseline Demonstrates Over The Horizon Capability In Series Of Three Tests

4-traders

The Lockheed Martin and U.S. Navy team’s (NYSE: LMT) Baseline 9 Aegis Combat System recently completed multiple exercises including the longest-range engagement ever tested with a Standard Missile-6 (SM-6). This is the first major series of tests for the integrated […]

Poland Shortlists Patriot Missile, Excluding MEADS

Defence News

The decision by Poland to admit Raytheon’s Patriot to a short list of bidders for its anti-missile program, while excluding the Medium Extended Air Defense System (MEADS) program, has spurred rival claims over performance between the two. On June 30, […]

Poland reveals missile defence tender shortlist

E&T

Raytheon is one of the two preferred candidates to build a mid-range missile defence system for Poland [Credit: Raytheon] Thales and MBDA will compete with US defence firm Raytheon over a contract to build a mid-range defence system for Poland. […]

S. Korea to develop homegrown interceptor instead of THAAD

Xinhua

SEOUL, June 11 (Xinhua) — South Korea’s arms procurement agency said on Wednesday that the country plans to develop its own interceptor, dismissing speculation that it may adopt the U.S.- developed missile defense system. Baek Yun-hyung, the spokesman for the […]

US Vetoed the Selling of David Sling to Poland

Jewish Voice NY

US prevented the sale of David Sling missiles, manufactured by Rafeal, to Poland, following lobbying efforts by US companies competing in the tender. As a result, Rafael may lose a deal worth up to $13 billion. This was told by an Israeli defense official to Reuters news agency.