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Regional Defense & Security News

National Armed Forces of Latvia will acquire unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) based on the agreement signed between the Ministry of Defense and the high technology company UAV Factory. “Cooperation with local manufacturers of unmanned aerial vehicles is crucial for national defense capability development. The key criteria in the selection of unmanned aerial vehicle suppliers...

UVision Air Ltd. – a global pioneer of lethal loitering systems suitable for a wide variety of missions, has successfully demonstrated two of its leading HERO systems: the multi-purpose warhead and extended-range Hero-400EC and the high-precision, light-weight man-pack portable Hero-30.  The demonstration, which took place in the customer’s home-base in front...

WB Group is pleased to announce that the company has signed an agreement for distribution of the loitering munition system WARMATE with its Australian partner CABLEX. The agreement was signed in the presence of Australian Ministry of Defence Industry Mr. Steven Ciobo and Polish Ambassador in Australia Mr. Michał Kołodziejski. Formal signature of the agreement, on behalf...

MBDA and Milrem Robotics are showcasing the world’s first anti-tank unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) at IDEX 2019, the main defence industry event in the MENA region. The debut of the system’s advanced concept comes only eight months after Milrem Robotics and MBDA announced the start of feasibility studies of the system. The joint project integrates the Milrem Robotics...

DroneShield Ltd (ASX:DRO) (“DroneShield” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that its DroneGun Tactical™ product has been assigned a NATO Stock Number (NSN). The DroneGun Tactical™ NSN is 5865661650137. An NSN is a 13-digit numeric code, identifying all the “standardised material items of supply” as they have been recognised by all NATO countries including...

Iranian drones Kaman 12 and Shahed-171, designed and built by Iranian specialists, have been unveiled in an exhibition of military achievements, held in Imam Khomeini Musalla. Eghtedar 97 Defense Exhibition is underway in Imam Khomeini Musalla, ahead of the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution. Kaman 12 Kaman 12 can take off from the runways which have minimum length of 400m,...

The Iranian Air Force has unveiled on Thursday its first wide-body unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), dubbed Khodkar (Automatic), which is fully designed and manufactured at home. The UAV — an upgraded version of T-33 training aircraft — is equipped with two cameras; one located beneath the fuselage to contribute to the take-off and landing phases and another...

The presence of drones recently forced the closure of Gatwick airport for three days, suspending 1,000 flights and disrupting the plans of about 140,000 passengers during Christmas, and Heathrow for one hour. Indra is one of the few companies in the world that has a comprehensive solution specifically prepared and tested to protect an airport or any other space against...

Azerbaijani State Border Service purchased SkyStriker loitering munition (LM) from Israel’s Elbit Systems company. RDS informs, the new weapon and equipment were presented during the visit of the President Ilham Aliyev to the military base of SBS. For the first time the SkyStriker LM was presented during the event. SkyStriker loitering munition can carry load of...

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