MK-48 heavyweight torpedoes

US Approves Sale of Advanced Torpedoes to Taiwan

As part of the overall $1.4 billion U.S. arms sale to Taiwan, the U.S. Department of State approved on June 29 the possible of sale of 46 advanced MK-48 Mod 6AT heavyweight torpedoes, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA), the Pentagon’s lead agency for arms sales to allied countries, announced in a press release. “This…

Russian 9P157-2 Khrizantema-S deliveries to Azerbaijan could shift the military balance with Armenia. Source: Konstruktorskoye Byuro Mashynostroyenia

Azerbaijan boosts anti-tank capabilities

Russia has delivered at least 12 9K123-1 Khrizantema-S vehicle-mounted anti-tank guided weapon (ATGW) systems to Azerbaijan and more than 15 systems will be delivered by the end of 2018, Jane’s has learned. The Azerbaijani Ministry of Defence reported the arms acquisition on 24 June in an official video. The video shows 9K123-1 Khrizantema-S systems and…