Elite special forces of Army, IAF, Navy get major weapons upgrade

From new long-range sniper rifles and man-portable anti-tank weapon systems to high-speed underwater scooters and hand-launched micro drones, India continues to gradually modernise its clandestine warfare arm. But the long-proposed Special Operations Command (SOC), or even its truncated version in the shape of a much…

What is Russia’s S-400 Triumf system all about

What is it? S-400 Triumf is one of the world’s most advanced air defence systems that can simultaneously track numerous incoming objects — all kinds of aircraft, missiles and UAVs — in a radius of a few hundred kilometres and launch appropriate missiles to neutralise…

AI WILL GIVE TEETH TO OUR EXISTING TECHNOLOGY AND MAKE THEM MORE POTENT

Defence Research and Development Organisation’s director general (missiles and strategic systems) and scientific adviser to the defence minister, G Satheesh Reddy has played a key role in the design and development of missile systems, guided weapons, and avionics technologies. In an interaction with Outlook Business,…

Type 26 Hunter: The first batch of three will be named HMAS Flinders, HMAS Hunter & HMAS Tasman

Type 26 : BAE Systems has beaten its Spanish and Italian competitors in a bid to build a fleet of nine frigates for the Royal Australian Navy. Once in Royal Australian Navy service the frigates will be referred to as the Hunter-class. The first batch…

PHILIPPINE SEA (July 11, 2018)

A MK38 machine gun systems fires during a live-fire exercise on the flight deck of the Navy’s forward-deployed aircraft carrier, USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76). The ship is the flagship of Carrier Strike Group 5, which provides a combat-ready force that protects and defends the…

ATLANTIC OCEAN (July 8, 2018)

Information Systems Technician 1st Class Julia Gray gets baptized in the hangar bay aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75). Harry S. Truman is currently deployed as part of an ongoing rotation of U.S. forces supporting maritime security operations in international…

SPAWAR Implements New Policy to Modernize Engineering Systems

In response to the exponential increase in complexity of Navy technical systems, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR) has established a Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) policy to align key decision-making processes and streamline systems engineering capabilities across the Navy. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE SPAWAR…

India Clears $5.5 Billion S-400 Air Defense Missile Systems Buy From Russia

India Clears $5.5 Billion S-400 Air Defense Missile Systems Buy From Russia The Indian Defense Acquisition Council (DAC) has cleared a $5.5 billion agreement to purchase S-400 air defense missile systems from Russia despite US opposition to the deal. The DAC council that gathered on…

India spends $6 bn on S-400 Missiles – Yet UK pays them £60 mn each year British Media

INDIA is set to spend almost $6 BILLION on cutting-edge S-400 air missile defence systems from Russia – despite the UK investing £60 million each year into the heavily poverty-stricken country. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has forwarded the deal for the purchase of five S-400…

India moves towards acquiring Russian S-400 missile systems despite US opposition

India moves towards acquiring Russian S-400 missile systems despite US opposition India is now swiftly moving towards acquiring five advanced S-400 Triumf air defence missile systems from Russia despite the looming threat of US sanctions, with the defence ministry clearing the decks for the proposed…