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Defence & Arms Last Updated: Jun 22, 2017 - 9:09:47 AM


Defence & Arms
Space and the Russian Military: New Trends
Russian President Vladimir Putin held a meeting on May 22, in Sochi, where he called for broadening the use of space technologies to improve the domestic economy and national defense, specifically referring to ballistic missile launch sensing satellites.

Jun 15, 2017 - 11:03:06 AM

Defence & Arms
A Cyber-Weapon Warhead Test
The Daily Beast has a story on “CrashOverride”, a computer program best described as transient anti-infrastructure warhead designed to disrupt the power grid. It was tested live against a Ukrainian substation in December 2016 creating a small blackout. Kim Zetter has another good report at Motherboard, and Dragos has the technical details.

Jun 15, 2017 - 10:58:37 AM

Defence & Arms
Baltic Region Holds Multiple NATO Exercises in Anticipation of Russian Massive Zapad 2017 Drills
Twice in the past several weeks, Russian intrusions put the Baltics on high alert.

Jun 15, 2017 - 10:49:13 AM

Defence & Arms
Ukraine Hopes to Become Arms Exporter to NATO Countries
Ukraine’s state defense-industry concern Ukroboronprom announced, on May 30, that the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s (NATO) Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA) offered to add Ukrainian defense-industry firms to its list of approved defense-related producers.

Jun 13, 2017 - 9:18:48 AM

Defence & Arms
Land and Airborne Forces Biggest Winners of 2018-2025 Russian Armaments Program
Russian President Vladimir Putin held a series of meetings in Sochi, between May 16 and 19, with representatives from the Armed Forces and the defense industry

Jun 13, 2017 - 9:06:15 AM



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