Archive for November 23rd, 2017

Azerbaijan said to be interested in acquiring SOM cruise missile

Posted in Industry on November 23rd, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

An exclusive report by haqqin.az says Azerbaijan is interested in acquiring the SOM cruise missile from Turkey.

SOM cruise missile mockup on MSPO 2014
By Noblemouse (Own work) [CC BY-SA 4.0], via Wikimedia Commons
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Turkey to take delivery of S-400 in 2019

Posted in Air Defense on November 23rd, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

Turkey’s Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli told parliament’s Planning and Budget Committee that the first S-400 air defense missile system will be delivered to the country in 2019.

ЗРК С-400 Триумф (SA-21) на репетиции 4 мая 2010
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New taxiway for Singapore Airshow 2018

Posted in Airshow on November 23rd, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

A new taxiway has been built at Changi airport for the upcoming Singapore Airshow next year.

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Saudi Arabia buying $7 billion worth of smart bombs from Boeing, Raytheon

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Anonymous sources told Reuters that Saudi Arabia has decided to buy $7 billion worth of precision guided munitions from Boeing and Raytheon.

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BrahMos test-fired from Su-30MKI for first time

Posted in Air Force on November 23rd, 2017 by alert5 – Be the first to comment

After much delays, the air-launched version of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile was finally launched from a Indian Air Force Su-30MKI on Nov. 22.