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General M.M. Naravane, Chief of the Army Staff, in an interview with Jayant Baranwal, Editor-in-Chief, talks about how the Indian Army continues to face challenges across the spectrum of conflict and is developing its capability...
Admiral Karambir Singh, Chief of the Naval Staff speaks to Jayant Baranwal, Editor-in-Chief, in an exclusive interaction on the occasion of the Indian Navy Day 2020
Air Chief Marshal R.K.S. Bhadauria, Chief of the Air Staff, spoke exclusively to Jayant Baranwal, Editor-in-Chief on the occasion of Aero India 2021.
The recent killing of 11 Hazara Shiite miners in Balochistan for which the Islamic State has claimed responsibility is just one of the hundreds of incidents of ethnic strife in Pakistan.
A large-scale tri-service joint amphibious exercise AMPHEX – 21 was conducted in Andaman & Nicobar group of islands from January 21-25, 2021.
Digitalization to realize a thriving Aerospace, Defense & Space ecosystem
India’s first indigenous 9mm Machine Pistol has been jointly developed by DRDO and Indian Army. Infantry School, Mhow and DRDO’s Armament Research & Development Establishment (ARDE), Pune have designed and developed...
North Korea displayed new submarine-launched ballistic missiles under development and other military hardware in a parade that underlined leader Kim Jong Un’s defiant calls to expand the country’s nuclear weapons program.
Iran tested long-range ballistic missiles during a military exercise, just days before the Presidential transition in the US.
The US State Department has approved the potential sale to Kuwait of Apache helicopters and spare parts for the Patriot missile system in two separate deals that could have a value of $4.2 billion.
Thales and Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), a Government of India enterprise, have signed a Teaming Agreement to work in partnership on the STARStreak Air Defence system with the support of both the Governments of India and the United Kingdom.
The Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group (TRCSG) conducted a bilateral maritime exercise with the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF) on January 15.
Indian Naval Ship Kiltan arrived at Sihanoukville Port, Cambodia on December 29, 2020 as part of Mission Sagar-III.
Boeing and the US Navy proved recently that the F/A-18 Super Hornet can operate from a “ski jump” ramp, demonstrating the aircraft’s suitability for India’s aircraft carriers.
Greece said it will take delivery of 18 French-made Rafale fighter jets in 2021 as part of a major 11.5-billion-euro ($14.5-billion) drive to modernise its armed forces amid tension with neighbor Turkey.
Iran conducted exercises featuring a wide array of domestically produced drones, days after the anniversary of the US killing of a top Iranian general by a drone strike in Iraq.
The Cabinet, under the Chairmanship of Prime Minister, has approved procurement of 73 LCA Tejas Mk-1A fighter aircrafts and 10 LCA Tejas Mk-1 Trainer aircrafts at the cost of 45,696 Crore along with Design and Development of Infrastructure sanctions worth 1,202 Crore.
In a big boost to the indigenous Hawk-i programme, HAL successfully test fired a Smart Anti Airfield Weapon (SAAW) from the Hawk-i aircraft off the coast of Odisha.
The Indian Air Force and French Air and Space Force participated in Exercise Desert Knight 2021 at Air Force Station Jodhpur.
The Chinese aggression in 2020 has spurred the government to equip the Army with tactical drones.
Japan’s Coast Guard recently completed successful flight testing of Raytheon Intelligence & Space (RI&S) maritime surveillance technologies onboard a General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) SeaGuardian Remotely Piloted Aircraft.
The Indian Army carried out a live demonstration of Drone Swarming capability using 75 indigenously designed and developed drones which executed an array of Artificial Intelligence (AI) enabled simulated offensive missions and close support tasks during the Army Day Parade held on January 15, 2021.
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India’s Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu has praised the DRDO scientists and engineers for taking India very close to self-reliance in missile technology with their hard work, dedication and perseverance.
AeroVironment Inc., a global leader in unmanned aircraft systems, and Arcturus UAV, Inc., a privately-held leading provider of Group 2 and 3 unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and services announced that they have entered into a definitive...
Five years after the merger of Krauss-Maffei Wegmann and Nexter Systems under the joint holding KNDS, the Group’s governance is being restructured.
OneWeb, the Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite communications company jointly owned by the UK Government and Bharti Global, announced that it has secured additional funding from SoftBank Group...
Northrop Grumman and Veritas Capital have announced that Peraton, an affiliate of Veritas, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Northrop Grumman’s federal IT and mission support services business for $3.4 billion in cash.
A private investor group completed the purchase of the cyber security provider, SilverSky, on November 3rd, 2020. Two cyber security industry veterans who participated in the early evolution and scaling up of SilverSky...
Teledyne Technologies and FLIR Systems jointly announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which Teledyne will acquire FLIR in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately $8.0 billion.
Lockheed Martin announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Aerojet Rocketdyne for $56 per share in cash, which is expected to be reduced to $51 per share after the payment of a pre-closing special dividend.
Supporters of President Donald Trump caused chaos in the US capital on January 06 when a pro-Trump mob broke into the US Capitol, some wielding lead pipes, zip ties, explosives and chemical irritants.
The Finnish Parliament cyber-attack took place around the same time Russian hackers breached the Norwegian Parliament’s email system.
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand said that it was responding with urgency to a breach of one of its data systems. A third-party filesharing service used by the central bank to share and store some sensitive information...