Military





Fire missions for maximum effect [AAD18D2]

Denel Land Systems is showing its latest T5 155mm/52 calibre truck-mounted gun system, which has recently completed a highly successful firing demonstration in an undisclosed country in Asia. This is now regarded as production ready…


Russian MiG-31 crashes, crew ejects

A Russian Aerospace Forces (VKS) MiG-31 ?Foxhound’ interceptor crashed in the central Nizhny Novgorod region of the country on 19 September, state media reported. The twin-seat combat aircraft came down not long after take-off,…



Serbia reportedly agrees UCAV deal with China

Serbia has reportedly agreed to procure unmanned combat air vehicles (UCAVs) from China in a package that also includes technology transfers and localised production. Serbian news agencies on 18 September quoted the country’s deputy…


MBDA unveils Future Land Indirect Fires concepts

MBDA has unveiled a number of land precision effects concept for integration with the ARTEC 8×8 Boxer infantry fighting vehicle to address the British Army’s future land surface-to-surface fire requirements. In April this year, UK…


South Africa’s defence will be mandate-driven [AAD18D1]

At a media briefing ahead of AAD 2018, South Africa’s defence minister, Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula, said the exhibition theme to “unlock Africa’s aerospace and defence potential” is important. Source: IHS Jane’s 360 Read More: South…