5K km Agni-V ICBM’s pre induction 5000km trial today

Amidst China’s concern over India’s growing long range striking capabilities, defence planners have initiated process for an early induction of the country’s most potent intercontinental range ballistic missile Agni-V in the armed forces. As part of the strategy, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is…

INDIA TO BUY ISRAELI ANTI TANK MISSILES

India, in a bid to shore-up its anti-tank capabilities, is expected to place an order for Israeli manufactured ‘Spike’ missiles to enhance its anti-armour capabilities against Pakistan, reported the Times of India. The Indian military plans to buy the missile as a fill-in measure till…

Why didn’t the UK build their own fifth-generation fighter jets like China and Russia?

F-35s are considered to be the world’s most advanced-warplane with “unprecedented” stealth capabilities. Four of the jets, based at US Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, South Carolina, are due to hurtle over their UK. Defence bosses expect the F-35s will arrive in Britain at any…

FOUR YEARS OF MODI GOVT INDIA SHOWED WILL AND MUSCLE

Budgetary constraints have slowed down the government’s efforts to scale up the military’s capabilities although India still remains the world’s largest importer of weapons. In the defence sector, the Modi government has held up its end of the bargain in some areas but its efforts…

How one U.S. Army program changed the forecast in emergency preparedness

… years helping the Army refine emergency preparedness weather capabilities into a sophisticated … Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program, a partnership between the Army and Federal Emergency Management … support chemical operation planning and emergency preparedness activities at the sites. In … VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE…

Near-Peer Adversaries Work to Surpass U.S. In Technology, Official Say

The world has changed dramatically as technology capabilities have gone global, and China and Russia are advancing in the realm at an alarming rate, a Defense Department official said at the first DoD human capital symposium. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Near-Peer Adversaries Work to Surpass…

Investments Focus on More Lethal Force, Navy Secretary Says

The naval enterprise is investing in its people and capabilities to build a more lethal force in the age of great power competition, Navy Secretary Richard V. Spencer said. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Investments Focus on More Lethal Force, Navy Secretary Says

Trump administration agrees to supply Predator drones to India

In a bid to substantially enhance India’s so-called stand-off weapon capabilities, the Trump administration in the United States has agreed to supply long endurance high-altitude surveillance armed unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), which are capable of hunting and destroying targets across seas and over land borders….

China is boosting its undersea warfare capabilities and stealing US tech to do so

China has made marked advancements in its undersea-warfare capabilities and is using stolen US technology to further that progress, US Adm. Philip Davidson told the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday. Davidson, who was before the committee as the nominee to lead US Pacific Command,…

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. (April 10, 2018)

Rear Adm. Peter J. Clarke, director, strategy, capabilities, policy and logistics for U.S. Transportation Command, addresses attendees at the Strategic Sealift panel during the 2018 Sea-Air-Space Exposition. The annual event hosted by the Navy League of the United States and brings together the U.S. defense…