U.S. Aegis Destroyer Arrives in Spain

U.S. Aegis Destroyer Arrives in Spain

On May 16, the Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS Roosevelt (DDG 80) arrived at its new homeport in Rota, Spain, replacing USS Carney (DDG 64) in the Navy’s forward rotation. In…

Iran Reveals Air-launched  Rocket

Iran Reveals Air-launched Rocket

On May 9, Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Aerospace Force released footage of a Fajr-4 guided rocket undergoing an apparent drop test from a Sukhoi Su-22 fighter-bomber. According to…

South Korea Tests New Ballistic Missile

South Korea Tests New Ballistic Missile

In March, South Korea test fired the Hyunmoo-4, a new ballistic missile with significantly improved range and payload over earlier weapons. According to media reports, South Korea’s Agency for Defense…

US Completes 3rd Precision Strike Missile Test

US Completes 3rd Precision Strike Missile Test

On April 30, the U.S. Army successfully tested a prototype Precision Strike Missile (PrSM), launching it 85 km at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico. According to Army leadership, the…

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…

Taiwan Tests Cruise, Surface-to-Air Missiles

Taiwan Tests Cruise, Surface-to-Air Missiles

Taiwan has reportedly flight tested several indigenous missiles and artillery in April 2020. According to Taiwanese media reports, Taiwan’s National Chung-shan Institute of Science and Technology (NCSIST) issued 12 days…

US Solicits Proposals for Next Generation Interceptor

US Solicits Proposals for Next Generation Interceptor

On April 24, the U.S. Department of Defense issued a Request For Proposal (RFP) for the Next Generation Interceptor (NGI), a new interceptor for the Ground-based Midcourse Defense System. According…

Pakistan Test Fires Indigenous Cruise Missile

Pakistan Test Fires Indigenous Cruise Missile

On April 21, Pakistan’s navy tested an indigenously developed antiship/land-attack cruise missile in the Northern Arabian Sea. The unidentified missile was likely a Harba cruise missile or a sea-launched variant…