Ukrainian tank spotted at U.S. Army Yuma Proving Ground

A satellite image has recently emerged on military online forums showing what appears to be Soviet-era T-72 main battle tanks at U.S. Army Yuma Proving Grounds, one of the largest military installations in the world. The military expert from Nowa Technika Wojskowa, Damian Ratka drew attention that the Ukrainian T-80U also stood in line with Soviet main […]

April 3, 2020
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Boeing suspends production of Chinook and Osprey aircraft

Boeing has suspended operations at its Ridley Township, Pennsylvania facilities due to the spread of coronavirus, the company said Thursday. The site includes manufacturing and production facilities for military rotorcraft such as the H-47 Chinook heavy-lift helicopter, the MH-139A Grey Wolf multi-mission helicopter and the V-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft for defense customers, Boeing said. “Suspending […]

April 3, 2020
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Russia continues to prepare for large-scale military parade despite ongoing pandemic

Russia continues preparations for the upcoming larger-scale military parade that will take place on Moscow’s Red Square on 9 May 2020 to commemorate the 75th anniversary of World War II victory — the nation’s most important holiday. Victory Day will celebrate across Russia, with authorities staging parades involving thousands of soldiers, naval vessels and even nuclear submarines. Currently, almost […]

April 2, 2020
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U.S. troops ‘dumped Russian convoy in mud’ in Syria

A U.S. military patrol has blocked a Russian military convoy from using a main highway in northeast Syria on Monday. A number of photos released in social media have depicted American Oshkosh M-ATV vehicles interdicting and blocking Russian armored vehicles along strategic roads in northeastern Syria. A Russian military convoy attempted to go round an […]

March 31, 2020
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U.S. Army selects Bell and Sikorsky to build new lethal rotorcraft

The U.S. Army selected Bell, a Textron Inc. and Sikorsky, a business unit of Lockheed Martin, to build and test versatile, lethal and sustainable competitive prototype for the Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft program. According to the Army’s officials, prototypes of a are new lethal rotorcraft scheduled to first fly in 2023. As part of the […]

March 26, 2020
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Russia deploys chemical defense troops to Italy

Russia reportedly is deploying its Troops of Radiological, Chemical and Biological Defence or RChB Defense to Italy. Russia has loaded nine Il-76 cargo planes that flew to Italy, with eight mobile medical teams, medical equipment and aerosol disinfection trucks. Moscow also sent about 100 military specialists in virology and epidemics, one special military laboratory and 20 […]

March 23, 2020
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Ukraine’s new infantry fighting vehicle completed initial stage trial

Ukraine’s new Otaman 6×6 infantry fighting vehicle, developed by privately owned RPA “Practika”, completed one of the initial stages of trials, according to the Defense Express. The Kyiv-based Defense Express military magazine reported: “Otaman 6×6” – a completely new development that incorporates the latest trends in wheel armored vehicles: increased armor protection, availability of mines protection, […]

March 23, 2020
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U.S. Army enters New York after Trump declares major disaster

President Donald Trump declared New York State a major disaster area Friday as coronavirus cases skyrocket. Donald Trump confirmed that last night he approved a major disaster declaration for New York. He said he worked closely with Governor Andrew Cuomo. He called it an “unprecedented” federal response. Mark Esper, the US defense secretary, said earlier […]

March 22, 2020
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U.S. Navy and U.S. Army jointly tests hypersonic glide body

The U.S. Department of Defense has reported that the Navy and Army jointly executed the launch of a common hypersonic glide body (C-HGB), which flew at hypersonic speed to a designated impact point. A common hypersonic glide body (C-HGB) launched from Pacific Missile Range Facility, Kauai, Hawaii, at approximately 10:30 p.m. local time, March 19, […]

March 21, 2020
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