US To Release Emals Technology To India For Aircraft Carriers

US To Release Emals Technology To India For Aircraft Carriers
US To Release Emals Technology To India For Aircraft Carriers

An F-35 undergoing ground test of the Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System

The Trump administration sent a response to India about its decision to release this technology

WASHINGTON: The US has decided to release the crucial Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch System for the Indian Navy's future aircraft carrier, according to the Trump administration.

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India Eyes Military Expansion; Sitharaman To Spend Diwali With Soldiers In Andaman Tri-Service Command

India Eyes Military Expansion; Sitharaman To Spend Diwali With Soldiers In Andaman Tri-Service Command
India Eyes Military Expansion; Sitharaman To Spend Diwali With Soldiers In Andaman Tri-Service Command

The Navy is also in the process of constructing three forward operating bases (FOBs) in the islands to allow its Khukri class corvettes to be distributed across various locations in the archipelago

by Sushant Singh

AS DEFENCE Minister Nirmala Sitharaman spends her first Diwali with the troops in the country’s only tri-service command at Andaman and N

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US Defence Proposals Are Potential Game Changers: Tillerson

US Defence Proposals Are Potential Game Changers: Tillerson
US Defence Proposals Are Potential Game Changers: Tillerson

by Lalit K Jha

WASHINGTON: The US has offered a number of proposals to India in the defence sector that can be "potential game changers" for the bilateral commercial and military cooperation, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said today.

The proposals forward by the US include sale of Guardian UAVs, aircraft carrier technologies, the future

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Tillerson Doubles Down On US-India Partnership

Tillerson Doubles Down On US-India Partnership
Tillerson Doubles Down On US-India Partnership
Yesterday US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson delivered his most substantial remarks on India to date, ahead of his first official trip to South Asia. While Tillerson’s influence in the Trump Administration is in considerable doubt, his speech pointed to yet more convergence between Washington and New Delhi, a more aggressive attitude towards
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Army Chief Bipin Rawat Reviews Security Situation In Kashmir

Army Chief Bipin Rawat Reviews Security Situation In Kashmir
Army Chief Bipin Rawat Reviews Security Situation In Kashmir

Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Wednesday reviewed the security situation in Kashmir valley. General Rawat was received by Lt Gen D Anbu, Northern Army Commander, and Lt Gen J S Sandhu, Chinar Corps Commander, a defence spokesman said.

“The Army chief addressed all officers in Badami Bagh Cantt. and complimented them for providing excellent m

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Prior Approval For Sale of F-16 And F-18 In Place: Keith Webster

Prior Approval For Sale of F-16 And F-18 In Place: Keith Webster
Prior Approval For Sale of F-16 And F-18 In Place: Keith Webster

A F-18 "Super Hornet" of the US Navy

"Decisions on the most advanced capabilities will be incorporated over time… not immediately transferred to India," Keith Webster said

by Seema Sirohi

Keith Webster, a 32-year veteran of the US Defense Department, has joined the newly launched US-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) as senior vice-president

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Taliban Attacks Kill 58, Nearly Wipe Out Afghan Army Camp

Taliban Attacks Kill 58, Nearly Wipe Out Afghan Army Camp
Taliban Attacks Kill 58, Nearly Wipe Out Afghan Army Camp

An Afghan soldier directs a vehicle to stop at a checkpoint near an army base in Kandahar

The Taliban have killed at least 58 Afghan security forces in a wave of attacks across the country, including an assault that nearly wiped out an army camp in the southern Kandahar province.

Spokesman Dawlat Wazir said the attack on the army camp late

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Su-34 Fighters-Bombers Delivered To Russian Aerospace Forces

Su-34 Fighters-Bombers Delivered To Russian Aerospace Forces
Su-34 Fighters-Bombers Delivered To Russian Aerospace Forces

The Russian Aerospace Forces (ASF) received a new consignment of Su-34 fighters-bombers.

The aircraft took off from the aerodrome of the Novosibirsk Aviation Plant named after V.P. Chkalov and went to their location point, a Russian MoD release said.

In total, the State Defence Order 2017 stipulates that 16 Su-34 aircraft are to be delivered to

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Russia Tests New Missile For Iskander Missile System

Russia Tests New Missile For Iskander Missile System
Russia Tests New Missile For Iskander Missile System

A Russian Army technician loading a Iskander short-range missile system onto a TEL

Russia tested a new missile for the Iskander short-range missile system at the Kapustin Yar testing ground in southern Astrakhan Region.

"Among the most significant events recently held [at the training ground] is the completion of inter-departmental trials of a new

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