Are Portugal’s F-16s Being Replaced by F-35As?

Are Portugal's F 16s Being Replaced By F 35as

The Portuguese Air Force (FAP) is contemplating a significant upgrade to its arsenal, with its sights set on F-35A fighter-bombers. General João Cartaxo Alves, the current leader of FAP, recently disclosed details of the “Air Force 5.3” transformation plan. This strategic blueprint involves the addition of medium-altitude long-endurance (MALE) drones, light attack aircraft, and F-35A … Read more

What the French MQ-9 Reaper Drones Can Now Do Will Shock You

What The French Mq 9 Reaper Drones Can Now Do Will Shock You

MQ-9 Reaper Block 5 drones, owned by the Air and Space Army, have finally received authorization to fly in French airspace. The authorization for these advanced drones to operate within France has been in limbo for quite some time. Specifically, only three out of the 12 MALE MQ-9 Reaper drones belonging to the 33rd Surveillance, … Read more

Unprecedented Move: French Navy Achieves Double Missile Launch

Unprecedented Move: French Navy Achieves Double Missile Launch

In a groundbreaking first in the military realm, the French Navy has successfully executed a double missile launch from both a frigate and a submarine. Details of the Dual Missile Launch The FREMM Aquitaine, a frigate, and a Barracuda-type SNA, likely the Duguay-Trouin, were responsible for this double launch. The unprecedented event took place with … Read more

Thales: Shocking New Security Agreement with Dutch Forces

Thales: Shocking New Security Agreement With Dutch Forces

In a bold step forward, Thales, the renowned radar technology company, is set to deliver seven more Ground Master 200 MM/C radars to the Dutch Armed Forces. This follows an initial agreement with the Dutch Ministry of Defence and is a testament to the impressive capabilities of these advanced units. Thales first announced this arrangement … Read more

Warning! New Anti-Drone Defense System Has Hit the Market

Warning! New Anti Drone Defense System Has Hit The Market

An anti-drone system integrated with an Armored Forward Vehicle (VAB) has passed the latest firing tests, as confirmed by the Technical Section of the Land Army (STAT). This innovative VAB ARLAD was successfully developed to handle an operational emergency. The system is designed with a sophisticated anti-drone radar and a robust 12.7mm machine gun. However, … Read more

Shock Revelation: A New Hypersonic Missile Threatens our Seas!

Shock Revelation: A New Hypersonic Missile Threatens Our Seas!

Lockheed-Martin and CoAspire have joined forces to bring a new potential game-changer to the US Navy’s arsenal: Mako, a hypersonic missile. The Mako, designed for the F-35C, debuted at Maryland’s Sea Air Space 2024 exhibition. A Missile like No Other The Mako is not your typical piece of ordnance. This missile boasts flight speeds greater … Read more

Could Switzerland Break Its Neutrality for the ESSI Project?

Could Switzerland Break Its Neutrality For The Essi Project

The European Sky Shield Initiative (ESSI) project, aimed at fortifying the air and missile defense of Europe, might soon welcome Switzerland into its ranks. This move will mark a significant milestone for Switzerland, as it continues to uphold its right to self-defense despite its neutrality. A Closer Look at ESSI The ESSI project was initiated … Read more

The Next Generation Aircraft Carrier: A Name That Could Shock You

The Next Generation Aircraft Carrier: A Name That Could Shock You

Intriguing deliberations are ongoing about the name for the next generation aircraft carrier, or PA NG. What name will ultimately grace this impressive vessel? The Historical Service of Defence (SHD) typically selects names for such military vessels. These names usually draw inspiration from a range of sources such as virtues, natural environments, the spirit of … Read more

Are Our Skies Really Safe? Troubling Findings on Anti-Drone PARADE System

Are Our Skies Really Safe Troubling Findings On Anti Drone Parade System

Despite the growing threat of malicious drones, the anti-drone system PARADE faces major challenges in its early stages. A Troubling Performance The PARADE anti-drone system showed disappointing results in the Coubertin 1 and 2 tests. It was able to detect only one in three malicious drones at a distance of 800 meters during the Coubertin … Read more

Shocking: French Navy Unleashes Secret Weapon!

Shocking: French Navy Unleashes Secret Weapon!

Admiral Nicolas Vaujour, the Chief of Staff of the French Navy, has made an exciting announcement: the nuclear attack submarine Duguay-Trouin, a marvel of modern marine technology, has officially joined the active service ranks. The Duguay-Trouin: A Peek Into the Future The Duguay-Trouin is of the Suffren [or Barracuda] type. Compared to its predecessors, it … Read more