Putin Proposes 22% Increase for Official FY 2006 Russian Defense Budget

MAKS-2005 Makes $1B for Russian Firms

IL-76MF vs. C-130H In the aftermath of the MAKS-2005 exhibition near Moscow, Russian firms managed to book nearly $1 billion in orders – including major contracts for jet engines and air transport planes. India signed a $350 million deal to equip the new HJT-39...
Putin Proposes 22% Increase for Official FY 2006 Russian Defense Budget

No Barnacles On Us, Thanks to UK Type 23 Frigate’s New Coating

HMS Northumberland The Type 23 frigate HMS Northumberland began her journey back to Devonport on Aug 11/05, following a year-long, GBP 20 million (USD $36.1 million) refit at Babcock’s dockyard in Rosyth. That refit added a number of combat enhancements, and...