GXV-T Seeks Smaller, Lighter Ground Vehicles

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Armed Forces International's Lead Reporter on 20/08/2014 - 08:50:00

GXV-T Seeks Smaller, Lighter Ground Vehicles

US Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency encourages development of a new breed of ground vehicles that focus on speed and agility

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USAF F-16D Jets Grounded After Cracks Found

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Armed Forces International's Lead Reporter on 20/08/2014 - 07:20:00

USAF F-16D Jets Grounded After Cracks Found

82 USAF F-16D Fighting Falcon trainers banned from flying after discovery of cockpit cracks - USAF and Lockheed Martin officials now working on a fix

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Octopi-Based Colour-Changing Camouflage

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Armed Forces International's Lead Reporter on 19/08/2014 - 09:50:00

Octopi-Based Colour-Changing Camouflage

Octopi and squid naturally blend into their surroundings when required. New colour-changing camouflage technology has the ability to do the very same thing

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Russian Navy Stealth Submarines Into Service

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Armed Forces International's Lead Reporter on 18/08/2014 - 07:45:00

Russian Navy Stealth Submarines Into Service

Six state-of-the-art upgraded submarines with extended range and a 45 day endurance will reinvogorate the Russian Navy's Black Sea Fleet

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First Japanese Stealth Fighter Will Fly In 2015

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Armed Forces International's Lead Reporter on 13/08/2014 - 06:05:00

First Japanese Stealth Fighter Will Fly In 2015

Japan soon to join nations equipped with active stealth combat aircraft technology when its Mitsubishi ATD-X flies for the first time next year

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RAF Tornado Combat Aircraft Sent To Iraq

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Armed Forces International's Lead Reporter on 12/08/2014 - 05:30:00

RAF Tornado Combat Aircraft Sent To Iraq

Tornado GR4s operated by the RAF are being sent to Iraq to undertake reconnaissance missions in connection with the aid supply missions now taking place

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South Korea Keen On Iron Dome Defence System

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Armed Forces International's Lead Reporter on 11/08/2014 - 07:30:00

South Korea Keen On Iron Dome Defence System

Seeking to protect civilians against hostile rocket attacks, South Korea is reportedly looking towards obtaining Israel's highly successful Iron Dome

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WW1 Ceremonies Mark 100 Year Anniversary

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Armed Forces International's Lead Reporter on 04/08/2014 - 06:15:00

WW1 Ceremonies Mark 100 Year Anniversary

Ceremonies staged 100 years on mark the various WW1 events of 4 August 1914 - the day that Germany invaded Belgium and Britain officially went to war

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US Army M2 Bradley IFV Upgrades

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Armed Forces International's Lead Reporter on 01/08/2014 - 09:50:00

US Army M2 Bradley IFV Upgrades

Track kits, shock absorbers and suspension support systems - just part of the upgraded components set to enhance the US Army Bradley IFV fleet's mobility

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5,000-Strong Iraqi Hellfire Missile Order Planned

Posted by Paul Fiddian - Armed Forces International's Lead Reporter on 30/07/2014 - 09:05:00

5,000-Strong Iraqi Hellfire Missile Order Planned

Iraqi Air Force set to be supplied with 5,000 AGM-114 Hellfire missiles - more than it's ever before had - in a $700 million deal now being considered

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