January 2023 News Global Defence & Security Industry - Military


Iran unveils for the first time its new AD-08 also nicknamed Majid, a short-range mobile air defense missile system mounted on an Iveco Daily 4x4 light truck during a military exercise. The AD-08 was unveiled in January 2022 but mounted on the ARAS-2, an Iranian-made 4x4 tactical vehicle that was developed based on the F-4. 5 Toyota Land Cruiser chassis.

On January 1, 2023, the "NK Pro" North Korea Professional Research Platform announced that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK North Korea) seeks to make the KN-25, a mobile artillery system, as the backbone of the tactical nuclear forces of the North Korean armed forces. The KN-25 is categorized by the U.S. as an SRBM (Short-Range Ballistic Missile) able to carry a nuclear warhead.

American company ManTech has won a five-year $862 million task order to provide full lifecycle maintenance support to mission-critical systems and vehicles for the U.S. Army’s Program Executive Office, Combat Support and Service Support (PEO CS & CSS) and its customers under the Allied Logistics Engineering Capabilities and Sustainment (ALECS) program.

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