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The underwater platform test of K 4 – the 3500 km range ballistic missile which is planned for deployment with nuclear powered submarines denotes a steady path towards a credible second strike capability.
As CDS General Rawat will head the Department of Military Affairs and also be the Permanent Chairman of the Chiefs of Staff Committee managing two hats.
75 (I) Submarine Contract May Get Caught in Political Trap after opposition Congress alleged that government favouring Adani group for construction of six conventional submarines.
K 9 Vajra is expected to boost mobility of IBGs in the desert sector by intimate close support matching speed of tanks, while also earning kudos for the defence private sector
Demise of INF, New Start Treaty, new missile race, new and emerging technologies, AI and cyber, impasse in the international security system amongst concerns flagged
Indian Army created new post of DCOAS (S) for operational synergy to coordinate work of DGMO, DGMI , DGOL, DGPP , DGIW at Army HQs .
After completing extensive trials on the Shore Based Test Facility (SBTF), Naval version of Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) did a successful arrested landing onboard INS Vikramaditya on 11 January
In the geo-politics of major power defence and security relations India seems to have transcended the impossible – conflict and competition between the West implying the United States and the East – Russia.
Operating over the vast autonomous regions of Tibet and Xinjiang, PLA could envisage splitting the Western Theatre Command for viable command and control, even as the Indian Northern Command Chief is in Chengdu.
In case the Early Harvest proposals are pursued India will gain by settling the disputes in the Central Sector (space) but may lead to creation of a vulnerability to the Siliguri Corridor
Political messages during United States Presidential elections in 2020 and conflicts such as the Indo Pakistan or US and Iran may see the use of deep fakes to spread falsehoods.
DRDO outlined key developments in 2019 in terms of trials and developments in multiple spheres to include the Shakti ASAT test, LCA FOC, LCA Navy and a series of missile tests
Department of Military Affairs (DMA), a fourth department has also been created within the Ministry of Defence and CDS will function as its Secretary.
Sina.com website on 22 December 2019 published an article titled "No one shows interest on India auctioning decommissioned aircraft carrier, why anyone suggest China to buy?"
On 23 December the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) stated that the Quick Reaction Surface to Air Missile system was flight-tested from the Integrated Test Range (ITR)
Ambitious Make programmes fail to take off thus reliance on foreign collaborations through the Strategic Partnership programmes and imports way ahead
India’s indigenous navigation system the Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System (IRNSS) :NavIC is based on seven satellites. IRNSS-1A, 1B, 1C, 1D, 1E, 1F and 1G
The DRDO is developing the Pinaka Guided system for deep strikes with accuracy guided by the IRNSS which can be used against terrorist infrastructure in Pakistan in the future.
The Ministers noted that the deepening strategic partnership between India and the United States is rooted in shared values of freedom, justice, human rights and commitment to the rule of law.
Admiral Karambir Singh, PVSM, AVSM, ADC, Chief of the Naval Staff, Indian Navy is visiting Sri Lanka from 19 to 22 Dec 19.
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