Missile Defense & Weapons Analysis

May 22, 2023
With an eye on China, Tokyo ramps up ambitions for selling military equipment abroad.
May 18, 2023
The new Storm Shadows in Ukraine’s inventory likely will prompt Russia to reconsider siting of high-value targets, logistics hubs and air defense systems.
May 17, 2023
A defense industry-sponsored report reveals that U.S. manufacturers cannot meet planned production and cost targets for a new class of hypersonic weapons.
May 03, 2023
Strategy of denial also focuses on cyber, space and anti-access, aerial-denial weaponry.
May 02, 2023
The first visit in four years by U.S. defense contractors to the island democracy will focus on joint production of drones and ammunition.
Jun 08, 2023
Development of the USAF’s intercontinental ballistic missile is falling behind schedule due to issues including workforce and infrastructure challenges.
Jun 08, 2023
Norway advised to invest in an expanded ground-based air-defense capability, uncrewed air systems and long-range precision fires.
Jun 06, 2023
The two-stage Fattah ballistic missile is described as Iran’s first maneuvering ballistic missile with enough range to achieve a hypersonic speed.
Jun 05, 2023
Japan's Defense Ministry has awarded Mitsubishi Heavy Industries a contract for design of its future ballistic missile defense destroyer.
Jun 01, 2023
The move creates a new hurdle to enforcement of the current treaty, as well as completing negotiations to extend the agreement beyond 2026.
May 31, 2023
The Pentagon on May 31 announced a new batch of aid for Ukraine.
May 31, 2023
Poland's Armaments Agency signed contracts for the delivery of 800 Lockheed Martin AGM-114R2 Hellfire missiles, to equip the country's new AW149 helicopters.
May 31, 2023
North Korean state media was unusually quick to announce the failed launch of the spy satellite on the morning of May 31.