India Test Fires BrahMos Missile

India Test Fires BrahMos Missile

On May 22, the Indian Air Force successfully test fired the BrahMos antiship cruise missile from an Su-30MKI fighter. The weapon, co-developed by India and Russia, is among the fastest…

Pakistan Test Fires Shaheen 2 Missile

Pakistan Test Fires Shaheen 2 Missile

On May 23, Pakistan’s military successfully tested the Shaheen 2, a medium-range ballistic missile capable of carrying nuclear and conventional payloads. The missile, which can travel up to 1,500 km,…

India Successfully Test Fires MRSAM

India Successfully Test Fires MRSAM

On May 17, India’s Ministry of Defence announced a successful test firing of its Medium Range Surface to Air Missile (MRSAM). Launched from Indian Navy Ships Kochi (D64) and Chennai…

Russia Begins Serial Production of APR-3M Missile

Russia Begins Serial Production of APR-3M Missile

On May 13, Russian state media reported the country has completed trials and begun serial production of its new APR-3M air-launched anti-submarine missile. The APR-3M was developed by the Research…

US Army Issues Request for Patriot LTAMDS Prototype

US Army Issues Request for Patriot LTAMDS Prototype

In a request for proposals issued May 14, the U.S. Army has solicited new prototype radars for its Patriot modernization effort. Initiated in 2017, the Lower Tier Air-and-Missile Defense Sensor…

Pentagon Shifts Funds from ICBMs to Border Wall

Pentagon Shifts Funds from ICBMs to Border Wall

On May 12, The Washington Post reported that it had obtained a Defense Department document outlining the Pentagon’s plan to shift $1.5 billion originally designed for military projects such as…