Conferences & Events
CIA Director Defends Nuclear Deal with Iran
John Brennan (photo), Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), called the framework agreement on Iran's nuclear program “as solid as you can get,” adding that those, who criticize the deal, are “wholly disingenuous.”
Obama: “Iran Sanctions Will Be Phased Out Gradually”
The US made clear on Monday that sanctions on Iran would have to be phased out gradually under a nuclear pact and President Barack Obama poured cold water on an Israeli demand that a deal be predicated on Tehran recognizing
Obama, GCC Leaders to Discuss Tentative Deal with Iran
U.S. President Barack Obama spoke with the leaders of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to share details on the framework agreement reached with Iran on Thursday.
Israel Test Fires New US-Backed Air Defense System
A new Israeli air defense system being developed in partnership with the United States met all its objectives in a series of recent live interception tests, U.S. and Israeli officials said Wednesday, putting it on course for deployment by next
Harris Wins Order for Falcon III Radios in Middle East
Harris Corporation has received a $47 million order for wideband radio systems from a nation in the Middle East as part of its continuing tactical communications modernization program.
Iran Test-Fires New Missile on F7 Fighter Jet
The Iranian Air Force test-fired a new home-made missile mounted on an overhauled F7 fighter jet, Fars News Agency (FNA)
Iran Unveils Two Home-Made Hovercrafts
Iran unveiled two indigenized hovercrafts in its Northern territorial waters in the Caspian Sea, Fars News Agency (FNA) reported.
Russia, Iran Sign Major Military Cooperation Deal
Russia and Iran signed a major military cooperation deal on Tuesday, during Russian Defense Minister General Sergei Shoigu’s visit to Tehran, who described it as a major step in the partnership of the two nations’ Armed Forces.
Iran Starts Mass Production of Saeqeh Fighter Jet
Iranian Air Force Spokesman General Hossein Chitforoush announced that his country has started production of its home-made Saeqeh fighter jets in large numbers, Fars News Agency (FNA) reported.
Iran Mounts Chaff Flare System on Jamaran Destroyer
The Iranian Navy equipped its home-made Jamaran destroyer with chaff and flare-dispensing systems to divert the missiles fired by other vessels or enemies’ fighter jets, Fars News Agency (FNA) reported.
Iran Fires Latest Home-Made Torpedo from Helicopters
Iran's latest home-grown torpedo was fired by the Naval Forces’ anti-submarine SH-3D helicopters during the massive six-day Mohammad Rasoulallah (PBUH) wargames which concluded Tuesday.
Iran Fires Nour and Nasr Coast-to-Sea Cruise Missiles
The Iranian Naval forces successfully fired its home-made Nour and Nasr coast-to-sea cruise missiles during the 6-day Mohammad Rasoulallah (PBUH) massive drills which concluded Tuesday.
Israel to Acquire 4 New Sa’ar-Class Warships from Germany
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Tel Aviv has struck a deal with Berlin to purchase four new Sa’ar-class
Iran Tests Skyguard Missile System to Hit Drones in Drills
Iran on Saturday successfully tested its Skyguard Air Defense System to shoot down hypothetical enemy drones during the massive drills underway in the Southern parts of the country, Fars News Agency
Iran Starts Massive Six-Day Military Drill
Different units of the Iranian Army started massive military drills in the Southern and Southeastern parts of the country on Thursday, Fars News Agency (FNA) reported.
Harris Wins New Communications Order in Middle East
Harris Corporation, has received an order valued at more than $50 million from a nation in the Middle East to deliver a secure, integrated tactical area communications solution using Falcon III® wideband tactical radios.
Paris Air Show 2017
19 - 25
Le Bourget - France
International Maritime Defense Show (IMDS 2017)
St. Petersburg, - Russia
International Aviation & Space Salon (MAKS 2017)
15 - 20
Moscow - Russia
12 - 15
London - United Kingdom
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