India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved on Wednesday a NIS 9.4 billion ($2.5 billion) purchase of an Israeli-developed anti-aircraft missile system for the Indian Army. 568 more words
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The United States military in South Korea has begun to upgrade the Patriot missile system currently deployed on the peninsula.
According to U.S. Forces Korea on Thursday, Patriot Advanced Capability-2, a solid-fuel, ground-launched interceptor designed to destroy tactical ballistic and cruise missiles will receive the latest PAC-3 modifications, South Korean newspaper Seoul Shinmun reported. 266 more words
Based on the latest solid-state technology, the radar is also suited for coastal surveillance applications. The SSR will be capable of providing target designation data to surface to surface missiles. 420 more words
CHINA has almost finished building nearly two dozen constructions on its artificial islands in the South China Sea, intelligence officials have said.
The US officials suggested the structures are designed to house long-range surface-to-air missiles, as tensions continue to boil over the disputed islands. 698 more words
February 23, 2017
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The UK Ministry of Defense has been accused of downplaying the real dangers stemming from the UK nuclear deterrent after the report by a safety watchdog put the number of accidents, involving British nukes, at 110, four times higher the official count. 696 more words