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North Korea recently established a new college focused on “hypersonic missile technology” at the Kim Jong Un National Defense University ahead of the start of the academic year on Apr. 1. The university acts as a training ground for North Korean defense-related science and technology specialists. The establishment of a hypersonic missile-related college at the …

Iran tested a new rocket on Monday with improved technology that could be used in its missile program, its latest attempt to raise the stakes for the Biden administration ahead of potential negotiations over a new nuclear deal. The new rocket, named Zuljanah, was developed under a government-backed program to send civilian satellites into orbit …

The massive weapon was carried by an 11-axle truck at the climax of the almost two-hour ceremony and military parade in the capital of Pyongyang. Analysts said the new missile is not known to have been tested, but a bigger weapon would allow North Korea to put multiple warheads on it, increasing the threat it …

Nichols Martin August 7, 2020 Contract Awards, News US Air Force The U.S. Air Force has indicated its intent to solicit design proposals from Boeing (NYSE: BA), Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX) for a hypersonic cruise missile technology that can be launched from a fighter or a bomber aircraft. The service branch is asking …

Tehran, Iran — An Iranian missile fired during a live-fire training exercise in the Gulf of Oman struck a support vessel near its target, killing at least 19 sailors and injuring 15 others, Iran’s army said Monday. The friendly fire incident happened Sunday near the port of Jask, some 790 miles southeast of Tehran, according …

Dublin, April 27, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Global Anti-Tank Guided Missile Systems – Market and Technology Forecast to 2028” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The study period of the report is 2018-2028, however the forecast period is between 2020-2028. The total market is estimated at around USD 10.6 billion in 2020 and …

A B-52 bomber carrying the ARRW. AFA 2020: Lockheed Martin’s air-launched hypersonic missile will complete its critical design review (CDR) today, as the company and the Air Force press ahead on development, John Varley, vice president for hypersonic weapons at Lockheed Martin, says. The company’s first contract for the Air Force’s AGM-183 Air-Launched Rapid Response …

Aegis Ashore Missile Defense System site in Poland under construction last year PENTAGON: The completion of a US-funded missile defense site in Poland – the bulwark of NATO’s eastern front – has been delayed for a second time, the head of the Missile Defense Agency said. US officials will decide this month if they need …

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s Revolutionary Guard has unveiled a new ballistic missile, the country’s state TV reported Sunday, amid heightened tensions with the U.S. Iran routinely unveils what it describes as technological advances for its armed forces ahead of the February anniversary of its 1979 Islamic Revolution. State television said the missile, called Raad-500, …

The missile (actual photo) intercepted mid-air. image: twitter Saudi Arabia’s military has shot down a ballistic missile which came “scaringly close”towards one of its cities. It happened about 25 minutes when residents heard a loud explosion over the south-western city of Najran, close to the Middle Eastern country’s border with Yemen, They heard a loud …