Missile Defense https://aviationweek.com/taxonomy/term/44211/more en Lockheed Completes First PRSM Flight Test https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/lockheed-completes-first-prsm-flight-test <div class="node-body article-body">Lockheed Martin on Dec. 10 completed the first flight test of the company’s candidate for the U.S. Army’s next long-range, ground-launched ballistic missile. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/lockheed-completes-first-prsm-flight-test" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/lockheed-completes-first-prsm-flight-test#comments Missile Defense AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Programs AWIN North America Tue, 10 Dec 2019 21:14:00 +0000 1971044 at https://aviationweek.com Russian Navy Demos Air-Launched Cruise Missile Defense https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/russian-navy-demos-air-launched-cruise-missile-defense <div class="node-body article-body">As the U.S. military develops and deploys a host of new anti-ship cruise missiles, a Russian admiral says a MiG-31 demoed an ability to shoot down such a threat with an air-to-air missile. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/russian-navy-demos-air-launched-cruise-missile-defense" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/russian-navy-demos-air-launched-cruise-missile-defense#comments Missile Defense AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Programs AWIN Europe Fri, 06 Dec 2019 14:11:00 +0000 1970912 at https://aviationweek.com P-120 Malakhit: Rama NATO Turns Attention To Far East As Beijing’s Influence Reaches Europe https://aviationweek.com/defense/nato-turns-attention-far-east-beijing-s-influence-reaches-europe <div class="node-body article-body">As Beijing’s power begins to gain influence around the alliance’s soft underbelly, NATO is taking notice.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/defense/nato-turns-attention-far-east-beijing-s-influence-reaches-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/defense/nato-turns-attention-far-east-beijing-s-influence-reaches-europe#comments Aircraft & Propulsion Missile Defense Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST Global Fri, 06 Dec 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1970839 at https://aviationweek.com NATO Inside Russia’s Vympel Missile Factory https://aviationweek.com/missile-defense/inside-russia-s-vympel-missile-factory <div class="field-byline"> Piotr Butowski </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A short version of the R-77 was called a new air-to-air missile but may be just a stage in the production cycle.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/missile-defense/inside-russia-s-vympel-missile-factory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/missile-defense/inside-russia-s-vympel-missile-factory#comments Missile Defense Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST Europe Wed, 04 Dec 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1970732 at https://aviationweek.com Piotr Butowski Hypersonic ARRW Price Jumps 34% In Definitized Contract https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/hypersonic-arrw-price-jumps-34-definitized-contract <div class="node-body article-body">The Air Force awarded a $652 million contract to Lockheed’s Missiles and Fire Control unit for ARRW in August 2018, but that amount was a placeholder as the negotiators hammered out the definirized terms.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/hypersonic-arrw-price-jumps-34-definitized-contract" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/hypersonic-arrw-price-jumps-34-definitized-contract#comments Missile Defense AWIN_Defense Programs BCA North America Tue, 03 Dec 2019 15:35:00 +0000 1970694 at https://aviationweek.com Common Hypersonic Glide Body: Dynetics UAE Makes Precision-Guided Munitions Investments https://aviationweek.com/missile-defense/uae-makes-precision-guided-munitions-investments <div class="node-body article-body">Holding company EDGE brings two PGM developers under one roof, potentially leading to cooperation.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/missile-defense/uae-makes-precision-guided-munitions-investments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/missile-defense/uae-makes-precision-guided-munitions-investments#comments Manufacturing & Supply Chain Missile Defense Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST Europe Middle East Tue, 03 Dec 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1970669 at https://aviationweek.com Tony Osborne/AW&ST Monitoring The Health Of Motors And Munitions https://aviationweek.com/defense/monitoring-health-motors-and-munitions <div class="node-body article-body">Northrop Grumman taps into the internet of things to enable real-time monitoring of the health of munitions and rockets motors.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/defense/monitoring-health-motors-and-munitions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/defense/monitoring-health-motors-and-munitions#comments Emerging Technologies Manufacturing & Supply Chain Missile Defense Future of Aerospace Aviation Week & Space Technology Defense Defense AWST Global Mon, 02 Dec 2019 09:00:00 +0000 1970573 at https://aviationweek.com U.S. Air Force Boeing Australia Flight Tests Autonomous Teaming https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/boeing-australia-flight-tests-autonomous-teaming <div class="node-body article-body">Boeing Australia has conducted its first flight tests of autonomously teamed aircraft, apparently using two small jet-powered UAVs as surrogates for its Airpower Teaming System (ATS) “loyal wingman” unmanned aircraft.</div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/boeing-australia-flight-tests-autonomous-teaming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/boeing-australia-flight-tests-autonomous-teaming#comments Missile Defense AWIN_Defense AW.com Defense Top Stories Technology Asia Pacific North America Wed, 27 Nov 2019 01:42:00 +0000 1970530 at https://aviationweek.com U.S. Air Force Retires AGM-86C Cruise Missile https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/us-air-force-retires-agm-86c-cruise-missile <div class="node-body article-body">The USAF has retired the AGM-86C more than 45 years after the original GPS-guided conventional air-launched cruise missile entered development. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/us-air-force-retires-agm-86c-cruise-missile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/awindefense/us-air-force-retires-agm-86c-cruise-missile#comments Missile Defense AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories AWIN North America Tue, 26 Nov 2019 20:42:00 +0000 1970508 at https://aviationweek.com Ascent Interception Likely Needed For Hypersonics, USAF General Says https://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/ascent-interception-likely-needed-hypersonics-usaf-general-says <div class="node-body article-body">Defense against maneuvering hypersonic missiles will probably require interception while weapons are still climbing, former U.S. Air Force Air Combat Command chief Gen. Herbert Carlisle said. </div> <p><a href="https://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/ascent-interception-likely-needed-hypersonics-usaf-general-says" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://aviationweek.com/program-management-corner/ascent-interception-likely-needed-hypersonics-usaf-general-says#comments Missile Defense Program Management Corner AWIN_Defense Defense Top Stories Technology Asia Pacific AWIN Fri, 22 Nov 2019 16:38:00 +0000 1970344 at https://aviationweek.com <p>DF-17: Chinese Ministry of National Defense</p>