ISRO DEVELOPING ECO FRIENDLY PROPELLANTS FOR ITS ROCKETS

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is developing green propellants for future rockets, considering the harmful effects of exhausts released by rockets on the earth’s atmosphere. Currently, ISRO is conducting laboratory tests of environment-friendly replacements for existing propellants. The space agency is also looking to…

Why India is unable to bring back 28 sailors & 2 choppers Maldives doesn’t Want

For the past 38 days, a detachment of 28 Indian sailors and two Indian helicopters are stranded in the Maldives as the visas of the personnel expired on 30 June. The sailors are part of the contingent that was to bring the choppers back home….

IAF to ‘assume ownership’ of Indigenous LCA Programme & HAL Chairman Flies Tejas PV5

India’s federal government has finalised plans for the Indian Air Force (IAF) to assume ‘direct ownership’ of the long-delayed indigenous Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) programme in a bid to ensure speedier platform deliveries and restrict further cost and time overruns. Official sources told Jane’s…

DRDO going for indigenous production of PINAKA Mk-II rocket, ammunition for Arjun tank

As Indian armed forces look for state-of-art arsenal to keep up with the rapid developments in defence technology, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is also moving ahead with indigenisation of several weapon platforms. In the last three years, the DRDO has gone for…

Indian Army wants to convert cantonments into exclusive military stations, Modi govt tells Parliam – YouTube

This video shows you that Indian Army wants to convert cantonments into exclusive military stations, Modi govt tells Parliam Support Us: Buy Smartphone: https://amzn.to/2NZG9hK OnePlus 6: https://amzn.to/2OtbHhf Honor 7x: https://amzn.to/2Kg98f1 The Army has proposed that cantonments across the country should be converted into “military stations”…

Corporate Feud Delays Crucial Indian Navy Warship Project

The Indian Navy has flagged the need of a warship that can transport at least 3,000 troops with battle tanks in any exigency in the Indian Ocean Region. However, the government has not been able to award the contract to any of the two sparring…

Air Force, HAL in Clash over control of Tejas fighter production

The Indian Air Force (IAF), which has long opposed the large-scale induction of the Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), could soon be given charge of manufacturing the fighter jet in the Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) complex in Bengaluru. And Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who has…

India’s HAL completes flight demonstration of 10kg helicopter UAV

Indian aerospace and defence company Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has successfully demonstrated the flight of a rotary wing unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), developed in collaboration with academics. The 10kg helicopter UAV is powered by a two-stroke petrol engine with a twin blade main rotor and…

ISRO’s heaviest satellite launch from French Guiana on Nov 30

Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) will launch its heaviest satellite Gsat-11 weighing over 5.7 tonnes from the European spaceport in French Guiana on November 30. The communications satellite, which will help increase internet speed in the country, was earlier this year recalled from French Guiana…

China’s ‘Electromagnetic Rocket Artillery’ was innovated to target Indian forces for the next Doklam

In what can be termed as potential security risk for Indian defence forces, China is reportedly building cutting-edge rockets to secure the vast expanse of Tibetan plateau region. According to a report published in state-run Global Times, Beijing has developed ‘electromagnetic catapult rocket artillery technology’…