Image Confirms Chinese Ground-Launched YJ-12 ASCM

Image Confirms Chinese Ground-Launched YJ-12 ASCM

An image released online in early November appears to show a ground-launched version of China’s YJ-12 antiship cruise missile. The missile is paired with a five-axle TEL, similar to that…

Air Force Developing Two Hypersonic Missiles

Air Force Developing Two Hypersonic Missiles

The U.S. Air Force recently contracted with defense manufacturer Lockheed Martin to develop two new U.S. hypersonic weapon systems. In August 2018, the Air Force awarded $480 million to develop…

Houthi Missiles Target Najran, Jizan

Houthi Missiles Target Najran, Jizan

On August 13, KSA air defenses intercepted a Houthi-launched short-range ballistic missile targeting Najran, Saudi media reports. No casualties were reported. Houthi media also reported a Badr-1 SRBM strike on…

UAE Patriot Intercepts Missile Targeting Mokha

UAE Patriot Intercepts Missile Targeting Mokha

On July 16, UAE air defense forces intercepted a Houthi-launched ballistic missile targeting Mokha district in Yemen’s Taiz province. UAE state news agency Wam reports that no casualties or damage…

KSA Intercepts Missile Targeting Abha

KSA Intercepts Missile Targeting Abha

On June 19, KSA Air Defense forces intercepted a Houthi-launched Badr-1 ballistic missile targeting the southern city of Abha. Although Saudi reports say the missile aimed at Khamis Mushait, Houthi…

Israel Strikes Syrian Military Airport Near Homs

Israel Strikes Syrian Military Airport Near Homs

On May 24, Israeli aircraft launched missile strikes on a Syrian military airport near the city of al-Qasr, northwest of Homs. The target base, Dabaa airport, reportedly hosts Hezbollah and…

KSA Intercepts Missiles Targeting Najran, Jizan

KSA Intercepts Missiles Targeting Najran, Jizan

On May 25, KSA Air Defense forces intercepted a Houthi-launched Badr-1 ballistic missile targeting the southern city of Najran. Houthi militants fired another Badr-1 targeting Jizan on May 24, which…