13:30 GMT 03.06.2017
How Russia and China Could Respond to Pentagon's Newest Supercarrier
Russia and China are likely to invest in developing air defense systems in response to Washington's military buildup, political analyst Alexei Fenenko asserted, commenting on the USS Gerald R. Ford, one of the most advanced and expensive weapons systems in the Pentagon's arsenal.
07:36 GMT 02.06.2017
NATO Policy in Syria Prompts Turkey to Reach S-400 Deal With Russia
Ankara is in the process of reaching an agreement with Russia on the delivery of the S-400 system to Turkey in a bid to boost its defense capabilities at a time when the country is actively engaged in counterterrorism activities both at home and abroad, Turkish MP Yusuf Beyazit told Sputnik.
15:08 GMT 12.05.2017
India Close to Deploying Israeli Spyder Air Defense System
In the backdrop of tensions along the western border, India has successfully tested an Israeli surface-to-air Python and Derby (Spyder) missile system at Chandipur-on-sea against a UK-made unmanned aerial target. The trial was conducted on Thursday to check the operational readiness of the system.
14:01 GMT 10.05.2017
After Buying S-400, Turkey Aims to Work on Own Components for Air Defense Systems
Talks with Russia on deliveries of S-400 air defense systems to Turkey are at final stages, but Ankara still aims to manufacture its own components for such systems, Turkish Defense Minister Fikri Isik said Wednesday.
10:53 GMT 29.04.2017
Russian-Made S-400 to Help Turkey 'Achieve Greater Independence in NATO'
The emerging deal between Moscow and Ankara on the delivery of the S-400 Triumf to Ankara has major political undertones since the advanced Russian-made air defense system will contribute to Turkey's greater autonomy within NATO, defense analyst Maxim Shepovalenko told Vzglyad.
09:48 GMT 07.04.2017
Russian MoD Announces Measures to Bolster Syria Air Defense System
The Russian Defense Ministry announced on Friday that it is going to increase the effectiveness of the air defense system in Syria amid recent attacks against a Syrian armed forces airfield.
12:11 GMT 24.03.2017
Russia's New Air Defense System to Be in Line With Armata Tank
A new short-range air defense system, which will enter service in the Russian Armed Forces by 2030, is expected to be a modernized version of the Sosna system, according to the Russian military expert Viktor Murakhovsky.