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The S-400 Triumf Mobile Multiple Anti-Aircraft Missile System (AAMS)Russia's formidable S-400 air defense system is so good that it could not be destroyed by the Boeing EA-18G Growler, the US electronic warfare aircraft, or any other single weapon – particularly when the S-400 missile complex is part of an...
Thousands of protesters, most of them members of Iraq’s Shiite paramilitary forces, gathered in downtown Baghdad on Saturday demanding the pullout of Turkish troops from the country, local TV Alsumaria reported.Turkey sent troops and tanks to a base in northern Iraq last week setting off an angry diplomatic...
BEIJING: China has handed over two most advanced corvette class warships with ability to sail at a maximum speed of 25.5 knots on the high seas besides versatile combat capacity and excellent manoeuvrability to the Bangladesh navy, state media here reported today.China Shipbuilding Industry Corporation (CSIC) delivered the two...
Representational Image         Space exploration is not only a scientific endeavor but now has a geoeconomic and geopolitical dimension to it. India cannot confine its infrastructure development goals to roads, railways, housing and lavatories; it would have to include mineshafts and mine-rakes on asteroids, space stations deep...
M.N. Vidyashankar, President, IESAIn an interview, India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA) President, MN Vidyashankar talks about electronics manufacturing sector in defense industry and the new proposed defense electronics policy.DW: How has the Electronic System Design & Manufacturing (ESDM) sector for defense industry changed in the past year?M N...
LCA Tejas Mk-1 Fighter AircraftThe Indian Air Force (IAF) is equipped to cater for the threat environment that exists and is always ready to meet the role assigned to it. Operational preparedness of IAF is reviewed from time to time based on the threat perception. Further, augmentation and modernization...
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Commercial Space Transportation Advisory Committee (COMSTAC) and its International Space Policy Working Group (ISPWG) are considering expanding access to India’s launch services to the U.S. market through the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) and its commercial arm, Antrix Corp. On Dec. 10, the...
Japan and India agreed several high-profile deals on Saturday including on high-speed rail, defence technology and civil nuclear cooperation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said in New Delhi.Following talks with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe, Modi said the pair had agreed plans for Japan to build India’s first bullet train...
After completion, Wendelstein 7-x will be the most modern fusion reactor of the stellarator type, and is intended to investigate this model’s suitability as a power station, in particular its capability for long pulse operation. It has taken the Physicists 20 years to develop the ReactorNuclear fusion entails fusing...
Manohar Parrikar, on his maiden visit to the US, is seen with Ashton Carter on the deck of USS Dwight D Eisenhower Aircraft CarrierIn an embarrassment, PoK and Aksai Chin were not shown as India’s territory in a map by the Pentagon website ahead of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar’s...