Air Defense

September 21, 2023

U.S. facilitates Philippine Air Force AOC, ISR training

Air Combat Command At the request of the government of the Philippines, the 505th Training Squadron located at Hurlburt Field, Florida, sent

September 20, 2023

Estonia and Latvia bolster Sky Shield with Iris-T SML air defence

Army Technology The two founding ESSI nations have adopted the medium-range air defence system on their visit to the German

September 20, 2023

Ukraine oil refinery fire sparked by drone attack, Russia downs four UAVs

ALJAZEERA Ukraine and Russia launched waves of drone attacks overnight with reports of a fire at an oil refinery in

September 20, 2023

Air Defense Remains Top Priority at Meeting on Ukraine Defense

U.S. Department of Defense During today’s meeting of the Ukraine Defense Contact Group at Ramstein Air Base Germany, continued air

September 19, 2023

U.S. Navy’s MQ-4C Triton Deploys For Initial Operations Testing

NAVALNEWS The US Navy’s MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), as part of Unmanned Patrol Squadron (VUP) 19, arrived on

September 18, 2023

Army asks Raytheon to build and upgrade FIM-92 infrared-guided short-range Stinger anti-aircraft missiles

Military + Aerospace Electronics U.S. Army air-defense experts are asking Raytheon Technologies Corp. (RTX) to build and upgrade FIM-92 Stinger

September 18, 2023

Russia tries to confuse and exhaust Ukraine’s air defenses with course-changing cruise missiles

yahoo!news The Russian military launched a combined missile and suicide drone attack on Ukraine in the early hours of Sept.

September 18, 2023

Canada to give C$33 million to help buy air defenses for Ukraine

Reuters Canada will contribute C$33 million ($24.5 million) to a British-led partnership that is buying air defense equipment for Ukraine

September 15, 2023

Japan To Develop New Air-to-Air Missile By 2030

Aviation Week Japan’s defense ministry plans to develop a medium-range air-to-air missile by 2030 to arm the new Global Combat

September 15, 2023

New US artillery regiment readying to strengthen air defense in Europe

Stars and Stripes STUTTGART, Germany — A new U.S. Army air defense unit will be activated next month in Europe