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Romania Will Produce Piranha 5 Armored Vehicle for Its Army

WASHINGTON, (BM) - General Dynamics European Land Systems (GDELS) has started on November 6th the production of PIRANHA 5 vehicles at the factory of its strategic Romanian partner Uzina Mecanică București (UMB) which marks an important milestone in the PIRANHA 5 Program for the Romanian Army, learned BulgarianMilitary.com. Read more: The First

Russia are Putting the S-500 Air Defense Systems Into Operation

WASHINGTON, (BM) - Russia’s next-generation air and missile defense system is on the verge of entering serial production, according to the Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov. “On time, they are putting a new system into operation - the S-500,” Borisov told Russian news outlet Interfaks at November 11, learned BulgarianMilitary.com. Read

Why the United States Should Buy a Russia’s S-400 Missile Defense System?

SOFIA, (BM) - In real terms, the US does not need the Russian S-400 missile defense system to protect its territory. The United States has its own one - Patriot. But they need the C-400 for other reasons. The Patriot is intended for both domestic use and protection in the US territory, as well as for sale to US third-party partners. This system

Russia Unveils Its Newest ‘Yars’ Missile Defense System (Video)

MOSCOW, (BM) - In the Kaluga Region, the rearmament of the first unit in the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation is continuing, which is being re-equipped with the Yars missile system of a stationary base, learned BulgarianMilitary.com. Read more: A Hypersonic Missile Might Be Part of Su-57 Armament In 2019, a set of preliminary

BAE Systems Has Received a $120M Contract from the U.S. for Amphibious Vehicles

LONDON, (BM) - BAE Systems has received a $120 million contract from the U.S. Marine Corps for additional Amphibious Combat Vehicles under a third order for Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP), learned BulgarianMilitary.com. Read more: BAE Systems Received a $74.7 Million Contract for Modernization of Holston Ammunition Plant This award is

Pakistani Navy Has Been Tested an Anti-Ship Missile

ISLAMABAD, (BM) - Pakistan Navy test fired land based anti-ship missile “Zarb” as part of a training exercise from the coastal region, learned BulgarianMilitary.com. The missile successfully followed its preplanned trajectory and accurately engaged the target at sea. Read more: The Construction of Second Batch Frigates for the Pakistani Navy

Israel Will Receive Armed Zrikhon Turret for Its Armored Vehicles

TEL AVIV, (BM) - Israeli armored personnel carriers "Eitan" and "Namer" will receive an uninhabited turret with cannon armament, called "Zrikhon" ("Turret"), learned BulgarianMilitary.com, quoting Topwar. Read more: Iron Dome Missile System is on Alert to Defend from Iranian Attacks, Israeli Air Force Commander Said This combat module is

The UK Buys 500 Boxer 8×8 Armored Vehicles

LONDON, (BM) - The British Ministry of Defense has signed a contract to supply the armed forces of the kingdom of armored personnel carriers GTK Boxer with 8x8 wheel formulas of various modifications, learned BulgarianMiitary.com, quoting Topwar. Read more: Rheinmetall and BAE Systems to Start Manufacture the Boxer Multirole Fighting Vehicle in

The S-400 Will Significantly Increase the Level of the Indian Defense

NEW DELHI, (BM) - Against the background of the visit of the Indian Minister of Defense Rajnat Singh to Russia, the Indian media decided once again to discuss the purchase of S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems from the Russian Federation. Recall that the contract has already been signed. According to the Indian side, the total amount of the

Second Batch of Russian S-400 Missile Defense Systems to Turkey May Be Delayed

MOSCOW, (BM) - Delivery of a second batch of Russian S-400 missile defense systems to Turkey may be delayed beyond a planned 2020 timeline by talks on technology sharing and joint production, learned BulgarianMilitary.com, according the head of Turkey's Defence Industry Directorate statement on Monday. NATO allies Turkey and the United States

The S-500 is Formidable But Is It a Threat for the U.S. Stealth Fighters?

WASHINGTON, (BM) - In recent years there has been intense talk of the new Russian air defense system S-500. Various information is constantly leaked on state and private Russian media as well as on media and blogs all over the world. It should be noted that the real S-500 is a brand new development and perhaps the first of the new Russian

Nigerian Defence Industry Unveils Its Own Ezugwu 4×4 Armored Vehicle

ABUJA, (BM) - Armored vehicles are widespread around the world. Even countries whose military-industrial complex is in its infancy are engaged in their manufacture. This is facilitated by the availability on the world market of key units needed to create an armored car. Read more: Dozens Soldiers Have Been Killed in the Northwest Nigeria by

Qatar Deployed Patriot Missile System to Defends Itself of Possible Iranian Attack

DOHA, (BM) - Middle Eastern media reported that the Patriot American air defense system was deployed for the first time in Qatar, learned BulgarianMilitary.com. Read more: Qatar Buys Two AN/AAQ-24 (V)N Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures Systems It is noted that we are talking about the radar AN / MPQ-65 and four launchers "Patriot"

Serbia Would Like to Have the Russian S-400 Missile System in Service

BELGRADE, (BM) - Serbia would like to have the Russian S-400 anti-aircraft missile system in service with its army, but so far it cannot afford it. This was stated by Serbian President Alexander Vučić, learned BulgarianMilitary.com, quoting Topwar. Read more: Russia Has Deployed S-400 Air Missile Systems to Serbia The President of Serbia on

Russian Forces Have Been Armed with a New S-300В4 Anti-Aircraft Missile System

MOSCOW, (BM) - The Air Defense Forces of the Eastern Military District have been armed with a new S-300В4 anti-aircraft missile system, learned BulgarianMilitary.com, quoting Topwar. Read more: Russian S-300 and S-400 Air Defense Systems Have Been Used in a Live Firing The equipment from the manufacturer was delivered to the Kapustin Yar

India Buys M982 Excalibur Extended Range Guided Artillery Shell from U.S.

NEW DELHI, (BM) - Indian media reported that the country's army decided to "seriously update" arsenal of precision-guided munitions, learned BulgarianMilitary.com, quoting Topwar. Upgrade is the purchase of American-controlled 155-mm artillery shells M982 Excalibur. Shells, which will be supplied from the United States, it is planned to equip

Russia Has Deployed S-400 Air Missile Systems to Serbia

MOSCOW, (BM) - Russia’s armed forces have deployed S-400 long range surface to air missile systems to Serbia, accompanied by complementary Pantsir-S1 air defence combat vehicles, for joint exercises with the armed forces of the Eastern European country, learned BulgarianMilitary.com. Read more: Serbia Buys Russian Pantsyr-S Air Defence System

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