Saturday, March 23, 2019

Air & Aerospace


UK signs deal to purchase five E-7 early warning radar aircraft

In a statement released by the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) 22 March, UK Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has signed a $1.98Bn...

Naval & Maritime

Sōryū-Class Attack Submarine

Japan commissions 10th Sōryū-Class Attack Submarine

The Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) commissioned its 10th Sōryū-class diesel-electric attack submarine (SSK) on 18 March. The submarine...


russian su-25 syria

Satellite imagery reveals Russian Su-25 jets returned to Syria

Satellite images published by Israel-based Image Sat International (ISI) indicates that the Russian Armed Forces have deployed Sukhoi SU-25 attack aircraft to...

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Army & Land Forces

RBS 70 Mk II

NATO Procurement Agency orders RBS 70 Mk II missiles from Saab...

Swedish defence company Saab announced 14 March that the company has received an order to deliver the Mk II missile for RBS...


northern wind

Winter warfare capabilities tested in Swedish exercise Northern Wind

Exercise Northern Wind 19 is currently being conducted in northeastern Sweden with the aim of testing winter warfare capabilities and also to...


Ground Combat Indoor Trainer

Finnish Defence Forces Place Order for Virtual Training Simulators from Saab

Saab and the Finnish Defence Forces Logistics Command have signed a contract for deliveries of virtual simulators for marksmanship and basic combat training with...

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