The AIM-9X weapon

Superiority Complex

The world’s air forces deploy a variety of Air-to-Air Missiles (AAM). This article profiles some of the leading European, Israeli and North American efforts...
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MBDA unveils its vision of Future Air Systems

MBDA presents for the first time its vision of the capabilities that will lie at the heart of the next generation of European air...
The threat from MANPADS

Dangers On The Edge Of Town

Conflicts in Ukraine, and in Syria and Iraq, illustrate the threat posed to current, and future air operations exemplified by medium-range/medium-altitude and long-range/high-altitude SAM...
A graphic showing a BriteCloud EAD creating a ‘ghost’ Eurofighter Typhoon

Airborne Deception

Deflection and deception is the key to survival against missile attack and the expendables market is developing smarter products to keep aircraft safe. Since its...
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Silver Surfers

Raytheon’s ADM-160 MALD decoy and jammer is celebrating its silver jubilee. The US Navy is joining the party. It is 25 years since the US...
Counter-UAS

SRC’s presents counter-UAS Technology at DSEi 2019

As the drone threat continues to evolve, the technology used to counter them is continuously playing catch-up. At a fundamental level, the drone threat...
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The Burning Question

Etienne-Lacroix has announced it has commenced deliveries of its first serial production batch of LIR-120-A400M and LIR-121-A400M flares. These which will equip the Armée...
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IRIS-T SLS handed over to Swedish Air Defence Regiment

The IRIS-T SLS firing units from Diehl Defence were handed over by the Swedish procurement agency FMV to the Air Defence Regiment in Halmstad...

Estonia has joined the SPIKE missile Family

In a ceremony last week in Tallinn, Estonia, the Estonian MoD signed a 40M Euro Framework agreement with Eurospike (a European Joint Venture between Rafael...
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Cyber warfare is fast becoming a valuable additional arrow in the air defence suppression quiver with the mission increasingly resting on the cyber and...

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