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Yearly Archives: 2021

Indian Military Inducts Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) – ‘World’s Only Attack Chopper’ That Can Operate From 15K Feet

The Indian Air Force (IAF) received the indigenous Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) under the ‘Make in India’ initiative. Indian PM Narendra Modi symbolically handed...

After Swarm Drones, China Now Develops ‘Mini Aircraft Carrier’ To Train PLA Navy To Counter Drone Menace

After showcasing swarm drone technology, China has now developed a naval platform to train its forces to defend against drone swarm threats. Drone swarm...

France Eyes Rafale Fighter Jet Deal With Indonesia After AUKUS ‘Disaster’

After the AUKUS setback, France is aggressively eyeing the Indo-Pacific region for its arms exports. New reports suggest that France might be pitching its...

US Navy Teams-Up With Allies India, Japan To Contain PLA Navy; China Calls US Military Actions ‘Aggressive’

Recently, India, Australia, Japan and the US, teamed up for the latest round of Malabar exercises off the coast of Guam in the Pacific...

AK-203: Indian Defense Minister To Hold Acquisition Council Meeting On Kalashnikov Deal – Reports

Indian Defense Minister will hold a special meeting of the Defense Acquisition Council to discuss the Rs 5,124-crore AK-203 Kalashnikov deal with Russia, the...

X-59 QueSST: NASA-Lockheed Martin’s Supersonic ‘Game-Changer’ Airplane Reaches Crucial Structural Testing Phase

The X-59 QueSST is an experimental aircraft that is being developed by Lockheed Martin for the US space agency NASA. The project, aimed at...

US Selects Top Defense Firms To Develop New Interceptor System That Can Kill ‘Chinese, Russian’ Hypersonic Arsenal

The Pentagon announced on November 19 that Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin and Raytheon have been selected to design Glide Phase Interceptor (GPI), a missile...

Why US May Finally Admit The Loss Of Pakistani F-16 Fighter To MiG-21 Bison As IAF Pilot Gets Gallantry Award

Indian Air Force Group Captain Abhinandan Varthaman, who claimed to have shot down a Pakistani F-16 during the 2019 conflict, was conferred upon the...

India Could Become 4th Country With Indigenous Stealth Fighters; To Get Prototype Approval Early Next Year — Reports

In what could be a big boost to India's fifth-gen AMCA fighter program, the proposal for full-scale engineering development of its prototypes has been...

3 Russian-Origin Mi-17 Choppers Land On US Air Force Base In Arizona; No Clarity On Ownership

Three Russian-made Mi-17 helicopters probably belonging to the now-defunct Afghan Air Force arrived at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Arizona on November 19 and...

China Responds To Taiwan’s F-16 Viper Deployment; Inducts ‘Most Advanced’ J-10 Fighters With Powerful BVR Missiles

China has made significant changes to its Eastern Theatre Command that oversees Taiwan and the East China Sea, shortly after the self-governing island inducted...

Australia Inks AUKUS Deal To Exchange Information On Nuclear Submarines – Defense Minister

Australia has signed an agreement on nuclear submarine technology exchange with the United States and the United Kingdom under the framework of the AUKUS...

US Air Force’s 5K Pound ‘Bunker Buster’ Weapon Gets First Test; France Sells Its Own Heavy-Duty Armament To India

The US tested a new bunker-buster bomb in October. This trial, which US Air Force has described as the “largest-ever arena test”, comes almost a...

Indian Air Force ‘Activates’ Its Aging Nuclear-Capable Ground Attack Fighter Bombers Amid China Tensions

In what could be termed as an effort to sustain its existing fleet, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has signed a deal with Hindustan...

S-400 Missile: Why Is India Deploying Powerful Air Defense System Near Pakistan Border & Not Against China?

Russia has started delivering the S-400 'Triumf' missile defense system to India, a top Russian official has recently disclosed. Indian military experts confirmed to...

New US Air Force Video Offers A Glimpse Of Highly Secretive RQ-180 ‘White Bat’ Spy Drone — Watch

A recently released video provides some insight into one of the most intriguing but little-known modern airframes, tentatively designated as RQ-180. Only a few images...

China Raises Red Flag As Indian Army Deploys ‘By Far The Most Powerful Weapon’ Along The Disputed Border

Since May 2020, the Indian Army and the Chinese PLA have been engaged in a bitter standoff at one of the harshest terrains in...

MQ-9 Reaper Drone: After Rafale & S-400, New Delhi Inching Closer To Acquire ‘Next-Big Weapon’ For Indian Military

India is inching close to acquire the General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper Drone, arguably the most lethal combat unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) in the...

Mission Venus: US, Russia Ready To Work Together On Joint Space Mission To Planet Venus – Roscosmos

Russia and the US have agreed on a joint Venus exploration mission, Roscosmos space agency chief Dmitry Rogozin said. "We agreed with the Americans...

Russian Tornado! Moscow Plans An Air-Droppable Variant Of MLRS System That Can Reach Any Battle Zone

Russia stops at nothing when it comes to research and development into advanced military weapons. Now, the country's defense industry has floated the idea...

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