India’s MiG 29 finally gets the much needed upgrade, more lethal and ferocious now

The Indian Air Force’s MiG-29, which has a good operational record, has gained in strength and ferocity after the recent upgrade, giving IAF, which is facing a shortage of fighter aircraft, a much-needed shot in the arm. The Russian origin aircraft is now capable of…

CIA drone mission expanded in Africa under Donald Trump

… said the CIA had been flying drones on surveillance missions … confidential operational matters. The CIA operation in Dirkou is … . needs both military and CIA drone operations in the same … of small aircraft, possibly drones. Five defensive positions were … VISIT…

The Next North Korea Threat Submarines Armed with Nuclear Weapons

As a test platform, the Gorae is unlikely to see much operational use except under desperate circumstances. North Korea will need to build multiple improved Sinpo-C submarines if it wishes to possess a credible and survivable sea-based nuclear deterrence. However, such deterrence is highly valued…

The Navy Is Building a New Ballistic Missile Submarine That Is Truly Stealth

​The Columbia-Class, to be operational by the 2028, is a new generation of technically advanced submarines intended to quietly patrol the undersea realm around the world to ensure second-strike ability should the U.S. be hit with a catastrophic nuclear attack. The Navy has now issued…

Double Trouble This Chinese Missile Can Kill Millions or Sink an Aircraft Carrier

the DF-26, which is now operational, has a range of 3,000-4,000 km and can carry a 1,200-1,800 kg nuclear or conventional warhead. That means that China can strike directly at the U.S. territory of Guam in the event of a war—or it can be used…

Are India’s US-Made Sub-Hunting Planes Not Meeting the Indian Navy’s Operational Requirements?

Are India’s US-Made Sub-Hunting Planes Not Meeting the Indian Navy’s Operational Requirements? NEW DELHI: After the central auditor tore into a $ 2.2-billion deal signed by the UPA to procure P-8I maritime reconnaissance aircraft by hinting at favoritism, the defence ministry is dusting through the…

TEJAS CLEARANCE MAY TAKE TIME

The target for the indigenous Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas to achieve Final Operational Clearance (FOC) is December 2018, the Government informed Parliament on Monday. However, official sources said this is likely to slip further to the middle of next year as there are several…

Milestone MQ-8C Fire Scout Initial Operational Test and Evaluation Complete

USS Coronado (LCS 4) and Air Test and Evaluation Squadron 1 (VX-1) completed the first comprehensive Initial Operational Test and Evaluation (IOT&E) for the MQ-8C Fire Scout, June 29. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Milestone MQ-8C Fire Scout Initial Operational Test and Evaluation Complete