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Groza-S CUAV System

Russian Drone Protection

A Russian military manual provides useful details on how Russian land forces counter uninhabited aerial vehicles at the tactical level. As Armada highlighted in a...
AGM-88

Following the Rule Book

Details are emerging of the Ukrainian Air Force’s air defence suppression doctrine as the country seeks to win and sustain air superiority and supremacy...

German Forces Pursue Boxer Based Mobile Air Defence

The German Government formalized a program to address its existing gaps in tactical mobile air defence that have been highlighted by combat action in...
Screen grab of alleged Sentinel jamming

Deliberate Interference?

Allegations have emerged that Russian electronic warfare systems are deliberately jamming the ESA’s Sentinel-1A Earth observation satellite as it flies over Ukraine. Are they...
Trident Juncture 2018.

DSEI 2023: Dutch De Zeven Provincien mid-life upgrade delivers BMD effect

Mid-life upgrade (MLU) work being conducted onboard the Royal Netherlands Navy’s (RNLN’s) four De Zeven Provincien-class air-defence and littoral command frigates has delivered a...
S-400 Deployment Elektrostal

Russian IADS Redux Part-7: The Effectors

In the next part of our series on Russia’s strategic integrated air defence system, we look at the kinetic ground-based air defence systems it...
MRIC Iron Dome test firing

RTX/Rafael Secure Multiple Ground Air Defence Initiatives (Iron Dome/MRIC & Patriot SkyCeptor)

The RTX (formerly Raytheon)- Rafael team formed in 2020 have continued to capitalize on their ground-based air defence collaboration. The most recent being the...
MBDA

MBDA wins major Polish air defence contract

MBDA has been contracted by the Polish Armament Agency to supply CAMM missiles and iLaunchers for Poland’s PILICA+ air defence upgrade programme. In total, MBDA...
Algerian Air Force Resonance VHF Radar

Russian IADS Redux Part-1: Resonating with Resonance

In the first part of a new Armada series aiming to demystify Russia’s Integrated Air Defence System we examine the Resonance-N/NE ground-based air defence...
Air Defence

US Sends Another $400 Million Defence Aid to Ukraine; Total $19.7 Billion Since Russian...

On 23 November the United States authorised a further $400 million drawdown in security assistance for Ukraine’s defence against Russia. In is the 26th...

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