X-Fronter marks the spot for strike and reconnaissance missions
New mini-UAV from Polish manufacturer WB Group is designed for reconnaissance missions but it can also function as a loitering munition with small thermobaric, shaped charge or high-explosive warheads.
Forewarned is forearmed: Poland fast-tracks procurement and surges defence spending
Long-standing concerns over potential Russian aggression meant that Poland was already positioned to react to the invasion of Ukraine by raising defence spending and procuring new equipment.
Ukraine gains more materiel from NATO states as invasion concerns heighten
NATO member states are ramping up materiel support for Ukraine in the shadow of a Russian invasion that looks more likely by the day.
What’s in a name? Poland revamps its procurement agencies
The Polish MoD has introduced organisational reforms as it strives to make defence procurement processes smoother — but without broader political consensus, attempts at reform could fall flat.
16th December 2021
Delivery of the first batch of Wirus-4 light strike vehicles to the Polish Army had been delayed by COVID-19.
10th November 2021
Polish and US industry have developed a robot for EOD that includes a novel glass-free X-ray detector, which helps to reduce size and weight.
2nd November 2021
Speakers at the GSOF Symposium in Warsaw took note of the threat posed by Poland’s eastern neighbour.
29th October 2021
A new variant of the MC-145B Wily Coyote light attack aircraft lacks certain US SOF-specific equipment but retains its weaponry.
25th October 2021
Polish manufacturer seeks a bigger piece of the pie for AW139 production.
28th September 2021
Versatility is the watchword for a new tracked vehicle chassis developed by HSW in Poland.
16th September 2021
A Polish company is aiming a new 4x4 protected vehicle at national requirements.
16th September 2021
Poland will receive its first F-35A fighter in 2024.
11th September 2021
PGZ sheds more light on the timeframe for development and construction of three new multi-purpose frigates for the Polish Navy.
10th September 2021
Polish SHORAD programme takes a step forward at MSPO.
9th August 2021
Polish firm WB Group harnesses low-power radios and quasi-satellites in a scalable and adaptive communication system.
26th July 2021
Development of a domestically made microsatellite constellation would plug a gap for Polish defence and security.
20th July 2021
How is the Polish government funding the $6 billion procurement of 250 Abrams SEPv3 tanks, and does this mark the start of a broader MBT replacement programme?
15th July 2021
Italian OEM hints at wide industrial and development cooperation potential if the Polish Air Force opts to replace its Su-22 fleet with the M-346FA.
24th June 2021
Manufacturer HSW anticipates demand for up to 1,400 tracked IFVs.
27th May 2021
The decision by Poland to buy 24 Bayraktar TB2 UAVs is significant for multiple reasons.
13th May 2021
Poland picks a lead contractor for the Narew programme but there is still no decision on which missile will be used.
6th May 2021
Deployment of a maritime patrol aircraft to support a NATO mission in Turkey fails to mask weaknesses in Polish aircraft capabilities.
13th April 2021
Perkoz light helicopter procurement programme is part-suspended less than a year after it was launched.