Air Marshal Brijesh Jayal cautions that the Rafale and surgical strike political-gaming must not hurt our ability to wage war

India, Dec. 14 -- Carl von Clausewitz was a military theorist who stressed the moral and political aspects of war. His treatise 'On War' is considered standard text to military doctrine and is study m... Read More

Brigadier Gurmeet Kanwal asks,: "Where is India's Chief of Defence Staff ?"

India, Dec. 14 -- When he was India's Defence Minister, Manohar Parrikar had said two years ago that he would 'soon' recommend the creation of the post of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), which he consid... Read More

MMP 5th Gen missile cleared

India, Dec. 14 -- The French Army Technical Service (STAT), and the French DGA (Direction Generale de l'Armement), with support of MBDA, have carried out evaluation of the MMP 5th generation land comb... Read More

18 M777 Ultra Lightweight Howitzers for the US Army

India, Dec. 14 -- BAE Systems has received an order to provide 18 additional M777 155mm Ultra Lightweight Howitzers to the US Army under a new contract from the US Department of Defence (DoD). This or... Read More

Raytheon, US Army upgrade 'Excalibur' projectile

India, Dec. 14 -- Raytheon Company and the US Army have completed development of "revolutionary capability" for cannon artillery by upgrading the combat-proven Excalibur(R) precision-guided projectile... Read More

Saab and Raytheon collaborate on new Carl-Gustaf munition

India, Dec. 14 -- Saab has, in collaboration with Raytheon, received a contract from the US Army to demonstrate a guided munition for the Carl-Gustaf system, with three all-up-round test firings again... Read More

New Propulsion systems for Raytheon TOW missile

India, Dec. 14 -- The US Army has awarded Raytheon Company a $21 million contract to develop a new propulsion system for the venerable TOW missile. The contract funds a three-year effort to make perfo... Read More

China tests 3 types of hypersonic aircraft

India, Dec. 14 -- According to reports from Beijing the Chinese have 'successfully tested' 3 types of scaled down models of hypersonic vehicles, being launched on 21 September at the Jiuquan Satellite... Read More

The HCSW development

India, Dec. 14 -- The US Department of Defence have begun a joint programme to develop the Common Hypersonic Glide Body System. This memorandum of understanding "will encourage" the joint-service deve... Read More

Next Generation MICA missile

India, Dec. 14 -- The French Defence Procurement Agency DGA (Direction Generale de l'Armement) has awarded MBDA contract for the MICA NG (Missile d'Interception et de Combat Aerien Nouvelle Generation... Read More