Monthly Archives: November 2013

Russia Plans to Launch 11 Military Satellites By 2015

President Vladimir Putin said Friday that Russia will launch a total of 11 military satellites by 2015. Speaking at a meeting on the development of the Russian satellite fleet, Putin said five military satellites have already joined Russia’s orbital group … Continue reading

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Iran unveils biggest indigenous drone Fotros

Iran has unveiled its biggest domestically developed unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), which can be used for reconnaissance and combat operations. The remote-controlled aircraft, dubbed Fotros, was put on display at the headquarters of the Iranian Armed Forces Aviation Industries Organization … Continue reading

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Iran to unveil Fotros indigenous strategic drone

The drone, dubbed Fotros, will be unveiled on Monday during a ceremony attended by Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan. Fotros is the biggest strategic UAV which has special capabilities. On September 28, the Iranian Army’s Ground Forces unveiled … Continue reading

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Turkey, US hold talks on China missile deal

A senior US defence official has held talks in Turkey, the embassy said Saturday, after Washington expressed “serious concerns” about Ankara’s plans to acquire a long-range anti-missile system from China. Turkey announced in September it was entering negotiations with the … Continue reading

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