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January 9, 2017 | Other News

Pakistan fires ‘first submarine-launched nuclear-capable missile’

Reuters Pakistan fired its first submarine-launched cruise missile on Monday, the military said, a show of force for a country that sees its missile development as a deterrent against arch-foe India. The launch of the nuclear-capable Babur-3 missile, which has a range of 450 km (280 miles) and was fired from an undisclosed location in… read more

January 5, 2017 | Other News

U.S. Navy to deploy advanced early warning aircraft to Japan

Reuters: The U.S. Navy on Thursday said it will deploy its latest advanced early warning aircraft to Japan to bolster air defences, deterring potential missile attacks and intrusions by stealth aircraft. The Northrop Grumman Corp E-2D Advanced Hawkeye deployment is part of a U.S. military pivot to Asia of its most advanced aircraft and ships… read more

January 4, 2017 | Other News

Strategic command selects senior civilian leader

Redstone Rocket: The Space and Missile Defense Command/Army Forces Strategic Command did not have to go far to find its newest civilian leader. James B. Johnson Jr., SMDC/ARSTRAT’s acting deputy to the commander since September, was permanently named as the command’s most senior civilian Dec. 9. In this role, he provides leadership for the Army’s… read more

December 30, 2016 | Other News

USS San Jacinto Returns from Deployment

US Navy: Guided-missile cruiser USS San Jacinto (CG 56) returned to Naval Station Norfolk following a seven-month deployment to the U.S. 5th and 6th Fleet areas of operations, Dec. 30. San Jacinto deployed June 1 as part of the Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group (Ike CSG), supporting combined task forces (CTF) 51, 55, and 61. The… read more

December 28, 2016 | Other News

MIRVs to Make India’s ‘Agni’ ICBM More Potent

Sputnik: New Delhi (Sputnik) – India’s defense research body, Defense Research Development Organization (DRDO) has begun work on the Agni 6 missile. It will be an intercontinental ballistic missile with an improved warhead capable of maneuvering or intelligent re-entry vehicles to defeat the enemy’s ballistic missile shield. Agni 6 will have the capacity to drop multiple independently targetable re-entry vehicles… read more

December 28, 2016 | Other News

Iran drills: Missile defense systems deployed against mock hostile aircraft

The Iran Project: Press TV- Iran’s large-scale air defense drills have entered their final stage in the country’s southern belt, with the enlisted forces deploying missile defense systems against mock hostile aircraft as per schedule. Wednesday marked the third and final day of Modafean-e-Aseman-e-Velayat 7 (The Defenders of Velayat Skies 7) maneuvers featuring Iran’s Army and… read more

December 28, 2016 | Other News

Iran says it warns off foreign planes near war games

Reuters: Iran has warned off foreign surveillance planes that have tried to approach its forces during air defence exercises on the Gulf coast, an Iranian military spokesman said on Wednesday. “In the past three days, more than 12 warnings have been issued to aircraft from outside the region to refrain from approaching the airspace of… read more

December 27, 2016 | Other News

China says space program must help protect national security

Reuters: China’s space program must help protect the country’s national security, but China is dedicated to the peaceful use of space and opposes a space arms race, the government said in a policy paper issued on Tuesday. President Xi Jinping has called for China to establish itself as a space power, and it has tested… read more

December 27, 2016 | Other News

Russian Air Defense Units Hold Drills in Armenia Mountains – Defense Ministry

Global Security: According to press service of the Southern Military District, Russian Air Defense Troops repelled a missile attack by a simulated enemy during a drill at a military base in Armenia. Russian Air Defense Troops repelled a missile attack by a simulated enemy during a drill at a military base in Armenia, the press… read more

December 27, 2016 | Other News

Iran tests high-precision missiles in military exercise

News Ghana: Iran on Tuesday tested a number of high-precision missiles as well as radar operations in the ongoing military exercise in the southern Persian Gulf provinces, Press TV reported. On Tuesday, the low and high-range missile defense systems of Mersad (Ambush) and Ya Zahra-3 stationed at Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC)’s Khatam al-Anbiya air… read more

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