INDIGENOUSLY MANUFACTURED SPARES VITAL FOR GROUNDED MILITARY PLANES OFFICIAL

Indigenisation will help downtime of Indian military aircraft, which are often grounded until the required foreign-made components are shipped to India, Vice Admiral Girish Luthra said on Friday. Luthra was speaking at the ‘Aviation Indigenisation Expo 2018’ organised by the Federation of Indian Chambers of…

Why does the Indian Army prepare to fight under a Nuclear shadow

Braving temperatures above 45 degrees Celsius and sand storms, troops from the Indian Army’s Jaipur-based South Western Command conducted drills to fight in all contingencies including a nuclear weapon environment in Rajasthan’s Mahajan field firing ranges during Vijay Prahar, a military exercise which began on…

Navy well prepared as net security provider in Indian Ocean Vice Admiral Pawar

The Indian Navy is well prepared to live up to its role as the net security provider in the Indian Ocean, Vice Admiral M S Pawar, Chief of Staff, Eastern Naval Command, said here today. Many countries in the region look up to the Indian…

China plans network of Indian Ocean Bases Security Analyst

China has plans to establish a network of naval and air bases in the Indian Ocean, according to an article by David Brewster posted on the website of the Lowy Institute, the Australian think-tank, on May 15. Brewster, who is with the National Security College…

China Plans Network Of Indian Ocean Bases: Security Analyst – YouTube

This video shows you that China Plans Network Of Indian Ocean Bases: Security Analyst. China has plans to establish a network of naval and air bases in the Indian Ocean, according to an article by David Brewster posted on the website of the Lowy Institute,…

Will India buy more upgraded Su 30 MKIs

The Indian defense contractor Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. (HAL) has voiced its interest to produce more Sukhoi-30MKI fighter jets. The HAL manufactured Sukhoi makes up the backbone of India’s Air Force. Its fleet would grow to 312, if the company’s proposal external link to produce 40…

IAF helicopter team to display aerobatic show in Pune

The Sarang Helicopter Aerobatic Team of the Indian Air Force (IAF) will put up an aerobatic show at the passing out parade of 134th course of National Defence Academy (NDA) in the last week of May in Pune. A senior NDA official told TOI, “The…

North Korea assures India against proliferation impacting Delhi’s Security

Indian MoS External Affairs VK Singh visited North Korea on May 15-16 as India sought to expand its ties amid the assurance by the reclusive Far-East Asian country of not allowing any proliferation activities that impact India’s security interests ahead of the proposed Trump-Kim summit…

Rs 27,000 crore Anti aircraft Missile Deal Hits Hurdle

A mega deal to procure shoulder fired anti-aircraft missiles for the Indian Army has hit controversy after competitors alleged that a Russian system was qualified even though it failed to meet technical requirements and could not fully demonstrate capabilities during trials. The Rs 27,000 crore…

On This Day In History May 16, 1975 – Sikkim becomes a part of Indian territory

On this day, May 16, 1975, the state of Sikkim was included into the Indian Territory. Sikkim, which is the least populous and second smallest among the Indian states, is a part of Eastern Himalaya range and is popular for its biodiversity. It is also…