Russia’s top brass considers switching armor to 57mm caliber firepower
The Russian engineering company Tecmash and the state hi-tech corporation Rostec are considering replacing 30mm guns with 57mm weapons in Russian armored vehicles’ munitions systems. …
Erdogan guarantees implementation of contract for S-400 systems, says Russian speaker
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has pledged that the contract for Russian S-400 missile systems will be implemented, speaker of Russia’s Federation Council upper parliament house …
Russia to feature advanced short-range air defense system at Army-2019 forum
Russia will feature the tracked version of the Sosna advanced battlefield surface-to-air missile system at the Army-2019 forum, Deputy CEO of Precision Systems Company (part of the state hi-tech …
Russian S-400 systems will be under Turkey’s total control
The S-400 missile systems Turkey is buying from Russia will be controlled by Ankara, Turkey’s Hurriyet daily said on Thursday quoting Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu.
"Some say that …
New Pantsir-S1M upgraded after Syria to be able to hit any drones
The upgraded export version of the air defense missile and artillery system Pantsir-S1M has acquired the ability to effectively hit all types of drones, the High Precision Systems holding …
World demand for helicopter gunships grows, says Russia's arms exporter
The CEO of Russia’s arms exporter Rosoboronexport (an affiliate of Rostec), Alexander Mikheyev, has pointed to growing world demand for helicopter gunships, TASS reports.
"We see growing demand …
Russia to upgrade T-72 main battle tanks for Belarus
Russia will modernize another batch of T-72 main battle tanks for the Belarusian Army, Russia’s Federal Service for Military and Technical Cooperation told TASS at the 9th Milex-2019 …
Putin calls for speeding up development of defense systems against hypersonic weapons
Russia should develop defense systems against hypersonic weapons before such weapons are developed in other countries, Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Monday, TASS reported.
"We know …
Russia launches serial production of anti-submarine warfare missile
The Research and Production Enterprise ‘Region’ (part of Tactical Missiles Corporation) has launched a new APR-3M air-launched anti-submarine warfare missile into serial production, …
Russia’s upgraded nuclear-powered missile cruisers to get advanced torpedo defense systems
The advanced Paket-NK torpedo defense system developed by the Research and Production Enterprise ‘Region’ (part of Tactical Missiles Corporation) will be mounted on Project 11442 cruisers …