Air Force Day is observed to mark the day the IAF was established in 1932.
China had made provocative military movements to change the status quo at Pangong Tso lake after Indian soldiers had earlier occupied the heights there to thwart the PLA’s land-grabbing bid.
Singh said that the government will take more steps towards indigenisation and investment in defence infrastructure and expansion in defence manufacturing capability.
With self- reliance as the motto, aim is to move away from licensed production to Design, Develop and produce wherein the Nation owns the Design Rights and IP of the systems.
It was found that the soldier’s father had a travel history to Iran
The Ouryu is the sixth Soryu-class boat to be built by MHI and is 276 feet long, a 2,950-pound submarine that supports a crew of 65 people and carries up to 30 21-inch heavyweight torpedoes
The New Delhi-Washington ties also weathered Trump’s quirky attempts at becoming an interlocutor between India and Pakistan on Kashmir, even claiming that Modi had asked him to be an arbitrator — an assertion dismissed by India — and his barbs on trade policies and climate change.
General Rawat was named the Chief of Defence Staff just a day before he was to retire from service after completing a full three-year term as the Chief of Army Staff.
Responding to a query by IANS, Bhadauria said that India will receive the first four of the 36 Rafale fighter jets by May 2020.
Hyderabad: Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), a defence public sector undertaking, will have an order book of Rs 25,000 crore for the next five years, including Rs 8,084 crore orders currently on hand. BDL Chairman and Managing Director Siddharth Mishra told reporters on Tuesday that except one export order, all others[Read More…]
Elections for five non-permanent members of the 15-nation Council for the 2021-22 term will be held around June next year.
So far over 2100 choppers have been produced worldwide and India has received the latest Block III configuration that the US got in 2011.
Mumbai: The fourth of Indian Navy’s stealth, Scorpene class submarine under Project 75, was launched at the Kanhoji Angre Wet Basin of Mazagaon Docks Ltd. (MDL), here on Monday, an official said. Like the previous Scorpene class submarines – Kalvary, Khanderi and Karanj – the new submarine ‘Vela’ has been[Read More…]
India’s Defense Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) conducted the final developmental flight trial of the nuclear-capable sub-sonic cruise missile Nirbhay on Monday, April 15 off the coast of Odisha. This test was after a year it successfully completed its test flight in November 2017. The maiden test flight of ‘Nirbhay’ held on March 12,[Read More…]
All is set for the lift-off of a new variant of the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) from here on Monday, carrying electronic intelligence satellite, Emisat for the Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) and 28 other third-party satellites. About 17 minutes after the take-off at 9.27 a.m., the rocket would[Read More…]
As addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India on Wednesday March 27 2019, tested anti-satellite weapon and successfully destroyed a satellite in 3 minutes, thus becoming a Space Superpower. “India shot down a Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite, which was a pre-determined target.” “India has entered its name as an[Read More…]
New Delhi: The Indian Air Force (IAF) used Mirage 2000 fighter jets to bomb Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terror pad in Pakistan’s Balakot because it is the best aircraft in the fleet with precision strike capability. The success of the operation not only shows the IAF’s capability but it is also proof[Read More…]
On this day tributes are paid to the soldiers who lost their lives in the battlefield at the Amar Jawan Jyoti, India Gate, New Delhi. At all the Army Command headquarters of the country, celebrations take place.
New Delhi: A court here on Monday allowed former Indian Air Force chief S.P. Tyagi and his cousin Sanjeev Tyagi to travel abroad next year. Special Central Bureau of Investigation Judge Arvind Kumar allowed Tyagi’s plea to go to the US and Canada in the month of March and April[Read More…]