China Is Developing A New Super Tank To Take on India In A War

China Is Developing A New Super Tank To Take on India In A War
China Is Developing A New Super Tank To Take on India In A War

by Sébastien Roblin

In June 2017, the Chinese periodical Guancha reported that the Xinqingtan (literally “New Light Tank”), a mountain-going tank formerly known by the equally generic appellation ZTQ-105, had entered trials in Tibetan Plateau. The newspaper characterised these as “a show of force designed to deter the Indian military,” while a mili

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Indigenous Artillery Gun Sets Another New Record In Range

Indigenous Artillery Gun Sets Another New Record In Range
Indigenous Artillery Gun Sets Another New Record In Range

The Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System at the 68th Republic Day Parade

NEW DELHI: An indigenous artillery gun, Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System (ATAGS), being jointly developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and the private sector has set a new world record in range by hitting targets at a distance of 48 km.

“During

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Did India Ignore US-Made M777's History of Failures?

Did India Ignore US-Made M777's History of Failures?
Did India Ignore US-Made M777's History of Failures?

An American soldiers fires a M777 Ultra-light Howitzer

Indian government awarded BAE systems a contract for 145 M777 howitzers last year despite a leaked Indian Army document claiming the artillery guns had failed to meet certain critical performance requirements during field evaluation trials

NEW DELHI — One of India's newly purchased M777 howitzer

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Bharat Forge, TATA Power SED Speed Up DRDO’s Towed Gun Program

Bharat Forge, TATA Power SED Speed Up DRDO’s Towed Gun Program
Bharat Forge, TATA Power SED Speed Up DRDO’s Towed Gun Program

Futuristic System: The Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System, or ATAGS, during trials

Private Sector Takes DRDO Program On A High Trajectory

by Amrita Nair-Ghaswalla

Engaging the private sector has yielded rich dividends for State-owned Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), which is developing the high-capacity Advanced Towed Artillery

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Now Muzzle Hit Occurs In M-777 Howitzers During Trials In Pokhran

Now Muzzle Hit Occurs In M-777 Howitzers During Trials In Pokhran
Now Muzzle Hit Occurs In M-777 Howitzers During Trials In Pokhran
BAE's M777 Ultra-Light Howitzers are currently undergoing user acceptance test at Pokhran

by Shishir Arya

Nagpur: A muzzle hit occurred in the M-777 ultralight howitzers procured from the US, during trials in the Pokhran desert last week. The first batch of the guns, made by BAE Systems, was delivered in May this year as a part of the deal to buy

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India Wants A New Tank To Fight China In A Mountain War

India Wants A New Tank To Fight China In A Mountain War
India Wants A New Tank To Fight China In A Mountain War

Indian Army's armoured battalion mainstay T-72 battle tank is way beyond its years

The Indian Army is in the early planning stages for a new light tank capable of traversing the rugged conditions of India’s mountainous northern borders. A directive from the Army setting requirements for the machine comes soon after China tested its own mountain t

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