Israeli Navy training officers for new corvettes

The Israeli Navy has completed its first officer training course that included aspects designed for service on board the four Sa’ar 6-class corvettes that were ordered in 2015. Also known as the Magen (defender)…


Details of North Korean C4I systems emerge

Details have emerged of North Korean C4I developments following a United Nations investigation into a Malaysian-based company used by North Korea to sell defence equipment abroad. The company, Global Communications Co. (Glocom), was not…


Boeing awarded Saudi AH-64E contract

Boeing has been awarded a USD3.28 billion contract to supply new-build and remanufactured AH-64E Apache Guardian attack helicopters to Saudi Arabia. The contract, which was awarded by the US Department of Defense (DoD) on…


Singapore's Heron 1 UAV reaches full operational capability

Key Points The Republic of Singapore Air Force has declared full operational capability on the Heron 1 unmanned aerial vehicle Platform enhances Singapore intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance capabilities, including in non-conventional operations The Republic of…


ADB Expands Presence in Samoa

A six-member delegation from the Asian Development Bank’s (ADB) Board of Directors joined the Prime Minister of Samoa Tuilaepa Sa’ilele Malielegaoi to inaugurate ADB’s new Extended Mission in Samoa. Source: Asian Development Bank Read…