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Surface to Air missiles, top 10 facts...

  • The earliest known use of weapons specifically made for the anti-aircraft role occurred during the Franco-Prussian war of 1870.
  • September 1915 was the first occasion in military history that a military aircraft was shot down with ground-to-air When Private Radoje Ljutovac (Serbian Army) fired his cannon at enemy aircrafts and successfully shot one down.
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Successor-class becomes Dreadnought-class

The Royal Navy is to see the return of one of its most famous ship names. It has been confirmed that the new fleet of Trident D5-armed ballistic missile submarines (SSBNs) previously known as the Successor-class will now become the Dreadnought-class. 247 more words

Baltic News Today: Russia transfers nuclear-capable missiles to Kaliningrad

Original article: The Guardian UK

Russia has moved nuclear-capable Iskander-M missiles into the Kaliningrad enclave bordering Poland and Lithuania, the Russian defence ministry said on Saturday, adding it was part of routine drills. 256 more words

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U.S. Forces Russia to beef up security measures

“Russia says U.S. actions threaten its national security

“Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Sunday he had detected increasing U.S. hostility towards Moscow and complained about what he said was a series of aggressive U.S. 74 more words