Archive for May 9th, 2010

B-1B to get 150kW laser

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The U.S. Air Force plans to install a 150kW electric laser in the weapons bay of a B-1B bomber.

India plans to integrate long-range cruise missile to Su-30MKI

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India plans to integrate its Nirbhay long-range cruise missile on the Su-30MKI to give the aircraft a strategic strike capability.

Australia getting C-RAM for its troops in Afghanistan

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Australia will finally purchase a Counter-Rocket, Artillery and Mortar (C-RAM) system to protect its troops in Afghanistan. read more »

Harvest Hawk to test weapons this month

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The USMC’s Harvest Hawk KC-130J is expected to test its Hellfire and Standoff Precision Guided Munition system this month in California.

Pakistan test-fired two ballistic missiles

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Pakistan successfully test-fired two nuclear-capable ballistic missiles on Saturday. read more »