Defence News
Indian Defence News


 
Pakistani army violated the border ceasefire again when its snipers killed the Indian army soldier on the Line of Control (LoC) in the Krishna Ghati sector of Poonch district in the Jammu division on Wednesday night.
 
 
 
Indian President Pranab Mukherjee will become the first holder of his office to Israel later this year, a further illustration of the growing ties between the two countries. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will do the same this year.
 
 
 
India has no intention to stop purchasing Russian arms, an Officer of the Mechanised Infantry Regiment of the Indian Army, Lt. Col. Vivek Suryakant Badve, said Thursday.
 
 
 
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to attend the inauguration of Afghanistan’s new Rs 710-crore Parliament building, financed and constructed by India.
 
 
 
India and France are now trying to swiftly finalize the government-to-government deal for direct acquisition of 36 Rafale fighters, even as the earlier $20 billion MMRCA (medium multi-role combat aircraft) project for 126 such jets stands scrapped.
 
 
 
US aerospace giant Boeing has invited PM Modi to visit its largest factory in Seattle, Washington, en route to his meeting with the Indian diaspora in San Francisco and Silicon Valley on September 26.
 
 
 
Ending more than four decades of wait, India and Bangladesh will start the exchange of 162 adversely-held enclaves from Friday, marking the start of implementation of their landmark land boundary agreement (LBA).
 
 
 
New Delhi: India has demonstrated the capability of launching 1.4 ton class of satellites using Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) and 2 ton class of satellites using Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) Mk II to Geosynchronous Transfer Orbit (GTO).
 
 
 
ISRO and NASA are jointly working on the NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar (NISAR) mission to codevelop and launch a dual frequency synthetic aperture radar satellite.
 
 
 
In tune with the national policy “Digital India’, Indian Air Force (IAF) today launched a dedicated website for selection into the airman cadre.
 
 
 
NEW DELHI — In a dock opening near central Kolkata, one of India’s most lethal new weapons, the submarine killer, Kadmatt, is going through a final outfit.
 
 
World Defence News


 
On July 30 and 31, the United States will deliver eight F-16 Block 52 aircraft to Cairo West Air Base as part of ongoing American support in Egypt and throughout the region.
 
 
 
Engineering development tests of modified Longbow Hellfire missiles for use on littoral combat ships (LCS) were successfully conducted in June the US Navy reported July 30.
 
 
 
Australia's seventh Boeing C-17A Globemaster III strategic transport aircraft arrived at its homebase of RAAF Base Amberley in Queensland on 29 July, only three months after its acquisition was announced.
 
 
 
BAE Systems may have to 'gap' production of the Eurofighter Typhoon in 2018, if further near-term orders are not forthcoming, IHS Jane's was told on 28 July.
 
 
 
Boeing rolled out the first Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Growlers on 29 July during a ceremony at the company's St Louis facility, making Australia the first country outside the US to obtain the airborne electronic attack (AEA) aircraft.
 
 
 
The short take-off and vertical landing (STOVL) version of the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter demonstrated poor reliability in sea trials aboard the USS Wasp amphibious assault ship, the Pentagon's top testing official said in a 22 July report.
 
 
Defence Videos


 
The existence of Phantom Commando Unit of the NSG and a rare peek into the National Bomb Data Centre – all this and more in this Rajya Sabha TV’s Special Report.
 
4039 views
 
A global scenario projected by Britain’s ministry of defence says that by 2045 India is likely to have the ability to project conventional military power globally with the third largest defence expenditure pegged at 654 billion US dollars.
 
18856 views
Advertisement

Welcome to Indian Defence News. India's first & foremost dedicated Defence News Website.
We thoroughly cover all three services of the Indian Armed Forces and bring to you the latest on Indian & World Defence News.