Antonov rolls out first An-132D
Aviation & Air Defense

Antonov rolls out first An-132D

December 21, 2016 Defense Watch 0

Ukraine’s Antonov has rolled out its first An-132D turboprop light transport aircraft which is built under the framework of a contract with Saudi Arabia. The An-132D can carry up to 9.2 tons of cargo for short […]

Russian 1st Guards Tank Army to receive 2S35 Koalitsiya-SV self-propelled howitzers | Defense Watch

Video: Houthis overrun a Saudi border post

August 29, 2016 Defense Watch 0

Last week, the Houthis stormed a Saudi position, and ambushed fleeing Saudi Army vehicles from another position that fell. Looks like the Houthi fighters are keen on keeping the momentum up, and have stormed a Saudi border position this […]

Saudi Arabia buying more tanks
Land Forces

Saudi Arabia buying more tanks

August 9, 2016 Defense Watch 0

The U.S. State Department has approved the sale of some 130 Abrams main battle tanks, 20 armored recovery vehicles and other equipment to Saudi Arabia, the Pentagon said on Tuesday. Total sales amounted $1.15 billion. […]