Turkey extends deadline for anti-missile defense proposals till Dec 31

Hürriyet Daily News

Turkey has again extended the deadline for bids for a multi-billion dollar anti-missile defense system tender, despite having provisionally awarded the deal to China last year. The new deadline for rival bidding companies to submit their proposals is Dec. 31, […]

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


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


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


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 […]