Tech

BAE Systems fire-tests its new APKWS ground-to-ground missile system

On May 25th, 2020, British defense firm BAE announced that it had successfully fired its new Advanced...

France and Germany officially agree on co-developing their future main battle tank system

On April 28, French Defense Minister Florence Parly and German Defense Minister Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer signed a framework...

Airbus A400M increases its paratrooper capacity

The Airbus A400M, the military variant of the A380, has just received its new certification to increase...

Secret UK military satellite RFP nearing launch phase

The United Kingdom, which intends to launch its program for the creation of military satellite network, named...

Defense: is going all-tech the cure for all woes?

As the professionalization and downsizing of armies has shown since the 1980s, bigger does not necessarily mean...

Marines receive new 30mm turret for Amphibious Combat Vehicle

The new US Marine ACV is to be fitted with a new 30 mm cannon turret, borrowed...

Franco-German Alliance – First Step on a 20-Year MGCS Development

Germany and France began to harmonize requirements and concepts, with the intention to formalize joint system architecture...

US Navy expands missile capabilities as Lockheed Martin pads contract

060707-N-5169H-002 Pacific Ocean (July 7, 2006) – A Standard Missile 2 (SM-2) launches from the aft Vertical Launching System (VLS) aboard the...

Australia to receive first combat drone from Boeing

In May of 2020, Australia should receive its first combat drone from Boeing factories. The UVAC, nicknamed...

The USS Zumwalt is almost ready for war… after nearly 4 years in service

Four years after commissioning, the Zumwalt stealth destroyer has taken to the sea, as it awaits its...

Royal Netherlands Navy will receive underwater robots

Defensie Materieel Organisatie recently signed a contract with Saab for the supply of Sea Wasp ROVs for...

Artillery is back in force

After a period of neglect, artillery has been coming back in force...