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July 25, 2017 by Richard de Silva
New footage has been released of the US Navy's prototype railgun, which launches projectiles at distances of over 100 nautical miles and at speeds exceeding Mach 6.
July 24, 2017 by Georg Mader
The head of the Malaysian Navy discusses how his service intends to buy new ships while being dramatically downsized.
July 20, 2017 by Rory Jackson
Rapid improvement in micro drone technology is providing defence interests with new nimble capabilities.
July 18, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
From artificial intelligence to the Internet of Things, Defence IQ is gathering insight into how emerging technologies are reshaping tomorrow's market.
July 14, 2017 by Georg Mader
With new Italian leadership at the controls, the CEO of Czech jet manufacturer Aero Vodochody tells Defence IQ the company will return to the trainer market as a force to be reckoned with.
July 10, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
The offshore patrol vessel (OPV) has become an increasingly popular addition to naval fleets around the world but is their widespread investment warranted? This Defence IQ survey explores the statistics.
July 5, 2017 by Defence IQ Press
With artillery systems offering vital support to African forces, there are calls for a renewed effort to combine lessons, invest in new platforms, and establish new training initiatives.
June 30, 2017 by Richard de Silva
Southeast Asian navies desperately require blue water data but funding survey vessels is proving a difficult challenge in the current economic climate.
June 29, 2017 by Eugenio Po
The US Marine Corps (USMC) has tested at sea for the first time the two competing 8x8 armoured amphibious vehicles for the last phase of the ACV 1.1 (Amphibious Combat Vehicle), the BAE Systems/Iveco Defence Vehicles SUPERAV (for ACV) and the SAIC/STK (Singapore Technology Kinetics) TERREX 2.
June 29, 2017 by T. Magill
Bulgaria’s Defence Ministry has promised to speed up the procurement process for spare parts and maintenance needs to remedy ongoing problems with its fleet of MiG fighters as it begins to explore new fighter options.