US Air Force Definitizes Hypersonic Missile Contract

US Air Force Definitizes Hypersonic Missile Contract

On December 2, the U.S. Air Force definitized a contract to perform critical design review, test, and production readiness support for the Air-launched Rapid Response Weapon (ARRW), a hypersonic boost-glide…

North Korea Tests KN-25 in Salvo Launch

North Korea Tests KN-25 in Salvo Launch

On November 28, North Korea test fired two KN-25 missiles, marking the fourth test of its “super-large multiple-rocket launcher” since August 2019. According to South Korea’s Joint Chiefs of Staff…

India Agni-3 Missile Test Fails

India Agni-3 Missile Test Fails

On November 30, India test fired an Agni-3 intermediate-range ballistic missile (IRBM) from the Odisha Coast in the country’s eastern region. Reports indicate the launch was unsuccessful. This test marks…

Russia Tests Kinzhal Missile in Arctic

Russia Tests Kinzhal Missile in Arctic

On November 30, Russian state media reported the country’s military test fired a Kh-47M2 Kinzhal missile from a MiG-31K earlier this month. The fighter aircraft took off from Olenegorsk air…

Russia Shows Avangard Hypersonic Weapon to United States

Russia Shows Avangard Hypersonic Weapon to United States

From November 24-26, Russia’s Ministry of Defense displayed the Avangard hypersonic glide vehicle (HGV) to U.S. officials. According to a Russian Ministry of Defense statement, the visit was arranged “for…

Iran Tests Air Defenses

Iran Tests Air Defenses

On November 22, Iran’s military completed an air and missile defense exercise in the country’s central region, designated “Guardians of Velayat Sky-98.” According to Iranian state media, the drills tested…

NATO Ships Test Cooperative Missile Defenses

NATO Ships Test Cooperative Missile Defenses

On November 22, U.S. officials stated that NATO warships successfully engaged live and simulated ballistic and cruise missile threats during Exercise Formidable Shield in May. During the exercise, ships shared…

India Test Fires Prithvi-II Ballistic Missiles

India Test Fires Prithvi-II Ballistic Missiles

On November 20, India test fired two Prithvi-II short-range ballistic missiles from its Integrated Test Range in the country’s eastern region. According to government sources, the nighttime test “met all…