Russian Iskander-M Strikes Target in Missile Test

Russian Iskander-M Strikes Target in Missile Test

On December 6, forces of Russia’s Eastern Military District tested an Iskander-M short-range ballistic missile against a fortified target at a distance of 80 km. The test took place at…

Yemen Update: November 3-20

Yemen Update: November 3-20

Between November 3 and November 20, Houthi forces fired at least two ballistic missiles targeting the port city of Hodeidah and a coalition military base in Marib province.  Below is…

Norwegian Aegis Frigate Struck by Oil Tanker Sinks

Norwegian Aegis Frigate Struck by Oil Tanker Sinks

On November 8, a Norwegian Aegis-equipped Fridtjof Nansen-class frigate collided with an oil tanker flagged from Malta after completing exercises as a part of the Trident Juncture wargames. The ship…

Romania Purchases Three Patriot Systems

Romania Purchases Three Patriot Systems

On November 2, Romania’s Ministry of Defense announced it has paid $395,847,480 (USD) for an additional three Patriot Advanced Configuration-3+ (PAC-3) Air and Missile Defense (AMD) Systems per a May…

Turkish Antiship Missile Approved for Mass Production

Turkish Antiship Missile Approved for Mass Production

On November 2, Turkish companies Rokestan and Aselsan signed a deal to jointly manufacture the indigenously developed Atmaca antiship cruise missile. The Atmaca missile is part of Turkey’s MILGEM National…

US Establishes New Missile Defense Command in Japan

US Establishes New Missile Defense Command in Japan

On October 30, a spokesperson for the Japanese Ministry of Defense confirmed reports that the U.S. has established a new ballistic missile defense command in the country. The site began…

Yemen Update: October 19-November 2

Yemen Update: October 19-November 2

Between October 19 and November 2, Houthi forces fired at least two ballistic missiles targeting a western Yemeni province and Najran, though details of the first event are unclear. Pro-Houthi…