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October 31, 2014
India chooses Israel over US for $525m missile deal: defence sources
New Delhi (AFP) Oct 26, 2014
India has chosen to buy anti-tank guided missiles from Israel, rejecting a rival US offer, as the right-wing government clears projects worth $13.1 billion to modernise its ageing military, official sources said Sunday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government will buy 8,356 Spike missiles and 321 launchers from Israel in a deal worth 32 billion rupees ($525 million), defence ministry sources told AFP. The government is moving to speed up long-delayed defence orders and bolster its military. Th ... read more

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Successful test for India's Nirbhay cruise missile
The second test flight of India's Nirbhay long-range cruise missile achieved all its mission objectives, the India Defense R&D Organization reports. ... more
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Raytheon receives production order for laser-guided missile
New laser-guided Maverick air-to-surface missiles are set for Raytheon's production line under a $49.5 million contract from the U.S. Navy. ... more
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Taiwan tests submarine-launched missiles: report
Taiwan's navy successfully test-fired two anti-ship missiles from a submarine, in the first such exercise since the weapons were acquired from the United States, local media reported Sunday. ... more
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BAE Systems rocket conversion kit a hit with Australians
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Lockheed orders more cruise missile bodies from Exelis
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MBDA continues British missile support
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Nulka missile decoy system undergoing upgrade
A launch sub-system for the Nulka missile decoy deployed on Royal Australian Navy ships is to be upgraded by BAE Systems Australia. ... more
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UAE asks U.S. for $900M rocket artillery deal
The United Arab Emirates is requesting artillery rocket systems from the United States as it continues to strengthen its ground forces. ... more
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U.S. Navy eyes Norwegian missile
Kongsberg Defense & Aerospace of Norway says it will fire its Naval Strike Missile from a U.S. Navy Littoral Combat Ship. ... more
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Raytheon announces full-rate production of Talon rocket
Raytheon's Talon laser-guided rocket has entered full-rate production for the United Arab Emirates under a 2013 order. ... more
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China shows off new missile test on primetime television
China has unveiled its latest military hardware on primetime television, an advanced air defence system that reports said has a "high success rate" destroying incoming missiles and aircraft. ... more
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Turkey in talks with France over missile purchase: Erdogan
Turkey has resumed talks with France on purchasing a new missile system after negotiations on a controversial deal with a US-blacklisted Chinese company hit a rock, the Turkish president was reported Sunday as saying. ... more
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Software improvements to Tomahawk cruise missile demonstrated
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Diehl delivers 4,000th production IRIS-T missile to Sweden
The 4,000th production IRIS-T series missile from Dielh Defense of Germany has been delivered to the Swedish military, the company announced. ... more
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Iran unveiled a new surface-to-air missile Tuesday and two radar systems it said would improve its defences against "enemies". ... more
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North Korea test-fired what appeared to be a short-range missile into the sea off its east coast Monday in the latest of a series of missile and rocket tests, military officials said. ... more
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Nearly all Gaza rockets self-made: Israeli army
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Russia has violated arms treaty by testing cruise missile: US
The United States has found that Russia violated a 1987 arms control treaty by testing a ground-launched cruise missile, a senior US official said late Monday, calling the matter "very serious." ... more
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MD 530G attack helicopters fires Talon rockets
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Missile decoy system on Australian, U.S. warships to be upgraded
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