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Russia upgrades facilities to produce Sarmat ICBM

Key Points Russia has upgraded production facilities to manufacture the new Sarmat ICBM Modern equipment is to account for more than 87% of Russia’s strategic nuclear forces Russia has upgraded facilities for the production...

Covid-19: US DoD to get USD10.5 billion from virus bill

The US Department of Defense is slated to receive USD10.5 billion under a broad-based USD2 trillion coronavirus disease (Covid-19) economic stimulus package that the US Senate passed late on 25 March. The DoD portion...

NATO frigates enter Black Sea

Standing NATO Maritime Group Two (SNMG2) units entered the Black Sea on March 23 for routine operations in the area, including upcoming exercises with the Georgian Navy. The task unit is composed of… [[...

Iwo Jima Continues Marine Warfare Certification

The Wasp-class amphibious assault ship USS Iwo Jima (LHD 7) continued its Amphibious Marine Warfare (AMW) Certification by conducting Amphibious Assault Vehicle (AAV) operations with 2nd Amphibian Assault Battalion Company A, 2nd Platoon and...

Russian Navy to receive new and overhauled submarines

The Russian Navy is set to receive new and overhauled strategic and conventional submarines, the military service’s commander-in-chief, Admiral Nikolai Yevmenov, told Ministry of Defence newspaper Krasnaya Zvezda ( Red Star ) on 18...

Indian MH-60R helos to be Saudi-standard, plus national mods

The Sikorsky MH-60R Seahawk maritime helicopters ordered by India will be built to the latest Saudi Arabian configuration, with some additional national-specific modifications. The new initial Indian baseline standard was disclosed on the US...

Indian defence public sector units facing order shortages

Several of India’s nine Defence Public Sector Units (DPSUs) have warned the federal government in New Delhi about a lack of confirmed equipment orders and the under-utilisation of their costly production facilities. Official sources...

Indian defence public sector units facing order shortages

Several of India’s nine Defence Public Sector Units (DPSUs) have warned the federal government in New Delhi about a lack of confirmed equipment orders and the under-utilisation of their costly production facilities. Official sources...

USN adopts modular approach for SUUV programme

The US Department of Defense (DoD) has moved ahead with efforts to introduce a new unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) capability for the US Navy (USN) following the selection of two prototypes for further testing....

USN adopts modular approach for SUUV programme

The US Department of Defense (DoD) has moved ahead with efforts to introduce a new unmanned underwater vehicle (UUV) capability for the US Navy (USN) following the selection of two prototypes for further testing....

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