Saudi Arabia Purchases Seven AN/TPY-2 Radars

Saudi Arabia Purchases Seven AN/TPY-2 Radars

On June 26, U.S. defense contractor Raytheon received a finalized contract for seven AN/TPY-2 radars to Saudi Arabia. The $2.3 billion contract is part of a larger $15 billion foreign…

Iran Tests New Cruise Missile

Iran Tests New Cruise Missile

On June 18, Iran announced that its navy had successfully test fired a new cruise missile in a military exercise designated “Ramadan Martyrs.” The test missile was launched from the…

Yemen Conflict Update: April 6-June 15

Yemen Conflict Update: April 6-June 15

Between April 6-June 15, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) reported nine Houthi missile attacks on its territory and within Yemen. CSIS data now includes 163 publicly reported intercepts of…

Lessons from Yemen’s Missile War

Lessons from Yemen’s Missile War

After five years, hundreds of long- and short-range missiles fired, and more than 160 missile-defense intercepts, it’s time to take stock.

Report: The Missile War in Yemen

Report: The Missile War in Yemen

The Missile War in Yemen is the first comprehensive review of missile and missile defense activity in the ongoing Yemen conflict.

Israel Test Fires Two LORA Missiles

Israel Test Fires Two LORA Missiles

On June 2, Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) announced it had test fired two LORA (Long-Range Artillery) missiles. The launches took place from a ship in the Mediterranean Sea, with the…

US State Department Approves PAC-3 Sale to Kuwait

US State Department Approves PAC-3 Sale to Kuwait

On May 28, the U.S. State Department approved a potential $800 million sale of Patriot Advanced Capability (PAC-3) Missile Segment Enhancement (MSE) interceptors to Kuwait. The deal comprises 84 PAC-3…

US State Department Approves AMRAAM Sale to Hungary

US State Department Approves AMRAAM Sale to Hungary

On May 8, the U.S. State Department approved a potential $230 million sale of Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles – Extended Range (AMRAAM-ER) to Hungary. The deal comprises 60 AIM-120C-7/C-8…

South Korea Completes KM-SAM Air Defense Delivery

South Korea Completes KM-SAM Air Defense Delivery

On April 28, South Korea announced that it had completed delivery of the Cheongung Korean medium-range surface-to-air missile (KM-SAM) Block-1 system to the ROK Air Force. The KM-SAM reached initial…