defence system


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Noun1.defence system - the weaponry available for the defense of a region
arms, implements of war, munition, weaponry, weapons system - weapons considered collectively
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Summary: Balasore (Odisha) [India], Aug 4 (ANI): Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) on Sunday successfully test-fired Quick Reaction Surface to Air Missile (QRSAM) air defence system.
ISTANBUL, Feb 26 (Reuters) -- Ankara's purchase of Russia's S-400 missile defence system is a done deal, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Tuesday, despite Washington's efforts to persuade Turkey to buy the U.S.
Summary: Previously, the US was reluctant to offer its missile defence system to India
The general impression is that it is an upgrade of the Soviet-era A-135 missile defence system. On February 5, 2018, China carried out a land-based mid-course missile interception test.
ISLAMABAD -- Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that countrys nuclear assets were in safe hands and the defence system invincible.
The system, which can work flawlessly with the Patriot air and missile defence system and the Hawk air defence system, has in addition newly been ordered by Oman to strengthen its ground-based air defence capability.
Last Monday, in response to the Royal Directives of His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said to equip the armed forces as per their requirements and to enhance their capabilities, Sayyid Badr bin Saud Al Busaidi, Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs, signed a contract for the purchase of Air Defence System from Raytheon of the US.
ISLAMABAD, July 03, 2010 (Balochistan Times): State of the art air defence system will be integrated into Pakistan Air Force (PAF) within a few days.
Dzirkaln said the north African countries were interested in purchasing the new combat-proven air defence system, according to Rianovosti.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-2 December 2002-Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS wins air defence system upgrade contracts from Norwegian air force(C)1994-2002 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
The White House on Wednesday said that Turkey decision to buy a Russian S-400 air defence system "renders its continued involvement with the F-35 impossible".
Muscat: The Sultanate of Oman and the United States announced a deal to purchase an integrated US air defence system. The announcement came during the reception for US Secretary of State John Kerry by Sayyid Badr bin Saud bin Harib Al Busaidi, Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs.

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