Senior military official says India seeks Russia’s support in modernizing army

Chief of Army Staff of the Indian Army, General Bipin Rawat, said on Thursday India sought Russia’s support in the purchase of new arms and in modernizing the army. “The Indian army is going through the phase of modernization. We need to buy new systems…

IAF defends Rafale, announces Swarm Drone competition

The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal, BS Dhanoa, defended the Rafale purchase as “a game changer” at the annual Air Force press conference here. The Indian Air Force also announced a competition in the memory of Late Air Commodore Mehar Singh to…

NATO Session

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, attends a session during the NATO Military Committee in Chiefs of Defense Session in Warsaw, Poland, Sept. 29, 2018. DOD photo by Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Dominique A. Pineiro VISIT THE SOURCE…

NATO Military Committee Examines Full Range of Alliance Challenges

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and 28 other NATO chiefs of defense are meeting in Warsaw, Poland, to discuss the alliance’s full range of challenges, operations and processes as part of a meeting of the NATO Military…

Memorial Medal

Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, receives a memorial decoration from Polish Lt. Gen. Rajmund Andrzejczak, chief of the general staff of the Polish Armed Forces, during the official welcome ceremony before the start of the NATO Military Committee…

Without Rafale, HAL stares at idle capacity Problem

Post Rafale miss, the over 30,000 upset officials and staff at the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) are a worried lot. For, in the absence of any orders for new aircraft, HAL will be left with idle manufacturing capacity. That, too, in just three years from…

IAF Deputy Chief, Who Struck Pakistani Intruders In Kargil, To Fly Rafale With India Specific Upgrad

Deputy Chief of Air Staff Air Marshal Raghunath Nambiar will tomorrow fly a Dassault Aviation-owned Rafale fighter jet which reportedly has India-specific enhancements and software, Livefist has revealed.These Indiaspecific enhancements include an Israeli satellite communications system, a low band jammer, towed decoy system, upgraded engine,…

Pakistan opts for deterrence as India initiates sea based nuclear weaponry Pakistani Media

Pakistan’s Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi has said that India’s sea based nuclear weaponry initiative has compelled Islamabad to take measures for deterrence in order to keep strategic stability paradigm stabilised. “Our Eastern neighbour has introduced sea-based nuclear weapons which was a…

Partner Profiles

Air Force Staff Sgt. Christopher Bennett works with military working dog Kimba in a kennel at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Sept. 11, 2018. Kimba is approaching retirement after 10 years of military service. Air Force photo by Justin Connaher VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Partner Profiles…