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Austerity Measures to Delay Soldier Modernisation Efforts

Austerity Measures to Delay Soldier Modernisation Efforts

Many soldier modernization programs have been delayed or reduced in scope due to budgetary pressures and technology issues. Despite such obstacles, there still exists significant growth opportunities, particularly in many untapped European and Asian programs. The genesis of soldier modernization […]


Pentagon chief heads to India amid US focus on Asia

Pentagon chief heads to India amid US focus on Asia

Defense Secretary Leon Panetta headed to India on Tuesday for talks focusing on Washington’s strategic shift towards Asia, as US officials eye New Delhi as a potentially pivotal partner. Security ties to India have steadily improved in recent years but […]


India Plans To Launch First Military Satellite

India Plans To Launch First Military Satellite

Indian forces are ready to launch the nation’s first military satellite, the Times of India reported on Monday. The satellite is designed for naval intelligence and communications, according to the newspaper, which added that the device is ready and its […]


HAL Signs Contract for Developing Multirole Transport Aircraft for India

HAL Signs Contract for Developing Multirole Transport Aircraft for India

Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd., the aerospace major in the country, has reached another major milestone when it signed the tripartite General Contract with United Aircraft Corporation -Transport Aircraft (UAC-TA), the Russian partner & their JV-Multirole Transport Aircraft Ltd. (MTAL) for the […]


Boeing Delivers 1st EA-18G Growler Featuring Indian Made Part

Boeing Delivers 1st EA-18G Growler Featuring Indian Made Part

Boeing on May 3 delivered to the U.S. Navy the first EA-18G Growler electronic attack aircraft with a cockpit subassembly produced by Bangalore-based Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL). The subassembly provides cockpit floodlighting compatible with the aircraft’s Night Vision Imaging System […]


Panetta Travels to Asia to Discuss Refocus On Region

Panetta Travels to Asia to Discuss Refocus On Region

Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta will put meat on the bones of what the refocus on the Asia-Pacific region means to the U.S. military during a week-long trip to Asia that begins today. Panetta will speak about the new defense […]


The UAV Market 2012-2022: Technologies for ISR & Counter Insurgency

The UAV Market 2012-2022: Technologies for ISR & Counter Insurgency

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are becoming increasingly important for militaries worldwide. UAVs are expected to perform key roles in current and future forces, thus providing robust demand over the next decade. UAVs are taking on a range of battlefield tasks, […]


US to renew naval power in Asia-Pacific: Panetta

US to renew naval power in Asia-Pacific: Panetta

The United States will renew its naval power across the Asia-Pacific region and stay “vigilant” in the face of China’s growing military, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Tuesday. On the eve of a trip to Asia that will include stops […]


Indian Air Force Selects Pilatus PC-7 MkII Training System

Indian Air Force Selects Pilatus PC-7 MkII Training System

Pilatus Aircraft Ltd is proud to announce that the Indian Air Force has entered today into a contract in excess of 500 Million Swiss Francs to procure a fleet of 75 PC-7 MkII turboprop aircraft, together with an integrated ground […]


 
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