The Most Successful Machine Gun in the World?

Taking the mantra of “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” to an extreme, the MG 3 machine gun has remained almost technologically unchanged going back to…

The Submachine Gun You Will Never Hear Coming

Going back to the late 1970s, Gemtech and GSL Technology started creating an assortment of suppressors that captivated militaries and police units worldwide. However, modern upgrades have…

Beyond Killing Drones, Israeli Laser Knocks Mortars And Rockets Out Of The Sky

Israel is increasingly worried about Iranian use of drones, prompting aggressive, innovative countermeasures. Israel said that in a recent test, a laser defense system knocked UAVs, mortars…

StormBreaker Smart Weapon : A Networked, All-weather Weapon For Low-collateral-damage Engagement

Now being integrated on the F-35B, F/A-18E/F, and F-15E, the StormBreaker glide bomb has an advanced tri-mode seeker and is the first network-enabled weapon in the Air…

Quality or Quantity? The Tank Conundrum

The UK, for example, currently plans to be able to field only 148 Challenger 3 main battle tanks (MBTs) by 2030, although surely this figure will be…

What Weapons Can British F-35 Lightning Jets Carry?

British F-35Bs are currently only certified to carry relatively few weapon types, but that’s set to change with future upgrades. According to Jeremy Quin, Minister of State…

British F-35 Jets ‘attack’ French Airfields

British F-35B jets have been exercising with French, Greek and Swiss jets in the Bay of Biscay during Exercise ‘Ocean Hit’. The RAF say here that four…