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US Must Help Pakistan Beat Insurgency, Officials Say

US Must Help Pakistan Beat Insurgency, Officials Say

WASHINGTON: Calling relations with Pakistan vital to U.S. national security, senior Defense Department officials testified on Capitol Hill today in support of long-term funding for Pakistan’s counterinsurgency operations. Michele Flournoy, undersecretary of defense for policy, and Marine Corps Lt. Gen. […]


India Commissions First Stealth Frigate INS Shivalik

India Commissions First Stealth Frigate INS Shivalik

The Defence Minister Shri AK Antony today called upon the Indian Industry to give their best in developing the country’s ship building programmes. Commissioning INS Shivalik, the first of three new stealth frigates for the Indian Navy in Mumbai, he […]


Potential Sale Of Ten C-17 Aircraft To Indian Air Force

Potential Sale Of Ten C-17 Aircraft To Indian Air Force

NEW DELHI: The U.S. Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress on April 22, 2010 of the possible sale of ten Boeing C-17 Globemaster III aircraft to the Indian Air Force. This is an important step forward in the U.S. Foreign […]


India Requests C-17 Globemaster III Aircraft

India Requests C-17 Globemaster III Aircraft

WASHINGTON: The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress on April 23 of a possible Foreign Military Sale to India of 10 Boeing C-17 Globemaster III aircraft and associated equipment, parts, and logistical support for an estimated cost of $5.8 billion. […]


Russia sends additional missile cruiser to Indian Ocean

Russia sends additional missile cruiser to Indian Ocean

SEVASTOPOL: The Moskva missile cruiser will set sail on Friday on a long-range tour of duty, which will culminate with exercises in the Indian Ocean, a Navy official said. The flagship of the Black Sea Fleet will join other Russian […]


India Launches Third Indigenous Naval Destroyer INS Chennai

India Launches Third Indigenous Naval Destroyer INS Chennai

The country’s third indigenous naval destroyer INS Chennai, built at the Mazagon Docks, was launched by the Defence Minister Shri AK Antony’s wife Smt Elizabeth Antony amidst chanting of Vedic hymns at a function in Mumbai, today. INS Chennai has […]


US continues to grow relationship with Indian Army

US continues to grow relationship with Indian Army

CHANDIGARH, India: Senior leaders and planners from the Indian Army, U.S. Army, Pacific, Marine Forces Pacific, Special Operations Command, and the Department of the Army, met at the Indian Army’s Western Command headquarters in Chandigarh, India, to discuss the future […]


Maiden Flight of HAL’s Light Combat Helicopter

Maiden Flight of HAL’s Light Combat Helicopter

HAL has added another feather in its cap, when the first Technology Demonstrator of its indigenously designed & developed Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) lifted off smoothly for its maiden flight at Helicopter Complex, Bangalore on 29th March 2010. The 20 […]


India Fires BrahMos Missile from Warship

India Fires BrahMos Missile from Warship

India today successfully test fired BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile from a vertical launcher fitted in a moving warship INS Ranvir off Orissa coast. The missile performed supersonic manoeuvring following the exact flight path and homed on to the decommissioned target […]


 
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