Defense

US to sell air-to-ground missiles to Taiwan

DefenceTalkDefenceTalkThe US government on Wednesday said it had approved the sale of $1 billion worth of advanced air-to-ground missiles to Taiwan as the island tries to shore up its defenses… This is summary only, please…


Indian Navy commissions fourth and final Kamorta-class corvette

<p>The Indian Navy (IN) commissioned its fourth and final anti-submarine warfare (ASW)-capable Kamorta (Project 28)-class corvette in a ceremony held on 22 October at the Naval Dockyard in Visakhapatnam. </p><div class=”container”><img src=”[images%7COpenAccessDataProvider]d3fdf683-d080-4465-ad89-50377e3e73ee?sfvrsn=537db208_2″ alt=” On 22…




Eurofighter submits Project 'Halcon' offer for Spain

<p>Eurofighter has formally submitted to Spain its offer to provide a further 20 Typhoon aircraft under the country’s Project ‘Halcon’ (Falcon).</p> <div class=”container”> <img src=”[images%7COpenAccessDataProvider]73363ede-3711-4d50-891f-d6932136630c?sfvrsn=92277382_2″ alt=”Spain appears set to increase its Eurofighter fleet under Project…


US contracts Black Hawk for Jordan's Royal Squadron

<p>The United States has contracted the sale to Jordon of one Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter for royal duties.</p><div class=”container”><img src=”[images%7COpenAccessDataProvider]9ee66fed-b177-4003-a967-282203d09858?sfvrsn=7912fb6_2″ alt=”Jordan is to receive a UH-60M helicopter for royal duties, which will add to…


Boeing, US Navy to Demo Future Ramjet Missile Technology

DefenceTalkDefenceTalkBoeing [NYSE: BA] and the U.S. Navy will demonstrate advanced missile technologies that will make carrier air wing strike fighters more lethal against threats into the next… This is summary only, please visit DefenceTalk.com for…


Australia, UK sign frigate agreement

<p>Australia and the United Kingdom have signed an agreement to collaborate on BAE Systems’ AUD35 billion (USD25 billion) programme to build nine Hunter-class frigates for the Royal Australian Navy (RAN). </p> <p>The frigates, the first…


Restrictions on Iran lifted

<p>The UN arms embargo on Iran has expired as part of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) agreement covering Iran’s nuclear programme that was signed in 2015.</p> <p>The agreement set an expiry for the…