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Russian Helicopters signs an events roadmap for Ka-226T localization in India

Russian Helicopters signs an events roadmap for Ka-226T localization in India

By: IDR News Network |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 06 February 2020

Russian Helicopters Holding Company (part of Rostec State Corporation) has signed a roadmap at the Defexpo 2020 exhibition with the Russian-Indian company Indo-Russian Helicopters Limited (IRHL)...

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AMCA and LCA MK II: Challenges and Options

AMCA and LCA MK II: Challenges and Options

By: Air Marshal Anil Chopra |Issue: Vol. 34.4 Oct-Dec 2019 | Date: 06 February 2020

The Balakot air strike in February 2019 and the air combat thereafter in which a MiG-21 Bison of Indian Air Force (IAF) had to engage a much more modern F-16 of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF), once...

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Exclusive Interview: The F-21 will Truly be a Game-Changer…

Exclusive Interview: The F-21 will Truly be a Game-Changer…

By: Danvir Singh |Issue: Vol. 35.1 Jan-Mar 2020 | Date: 06 February 2020

Indian Defence Review exclusive email interview by Col Danvir Singh – Associate Editor with William L. Blair, Vice President & Chief Executive – Lockheed Martin India Lockheed Martin is...

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Thales: Trusted Technology Partner In India’s Growth

Thales: Trusted Technology Partner In India’s Growth

By: IDR News Network |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 06 February 2020

With substantial progress and business reforms over the past few years, India as a country provides tremendous opportunities for business partnerships and bilateral investment projects across...

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Kalyani Group to showcase an array of Indigenous product portfolio at DefExpo

Kalyani Group to showcase an array of Indigenous product portfolio at DefExpo

By: IDR News Network |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 05 February 2020

Kalyani Group, Indian multi-national conglomerate with technology, engineering & manufacturing leader set for the global unveiling of its indigenously developed products at DefExpo 2020. Kalyani...

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Defence Expo 2020: The Ultimate Display of Military Technology

Defence Expo 2020: The Ultimate Display of Military Technology

By: Danvir Singh |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 05 February 2020

Many leading defence equipment manufacturers both domestic and international are taking the lead in displaying their high end technologies in cyberspace and artificial intelligence. The various...

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Saab Commits to ‘Make in India’ and Building a Sustainable Aerospace...

Saab Commits to ‘Make in India’ and Building a Sustainable Aerospace...

By: IDR News Network |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 05 February 2020

Saab is proud to be part of Defexpo India 2020 where it continues to team up with India for its defence and security needs. At Defexpo 2020 Saab will demonstrate how its advanced technology and...

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Dassault Aviation to reaffirm its commitment to India by exhibiting for the...

Dassault Aviation to reaffirm its commitment to India by exhibiting for the...

By: IDR News Network |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 05 February 2020

Dassault Aviation will exhibit for the first time at Defexpo 2020. This participation is consistent with Dassault Aviation’s endeavor to demonstrate its continued commitment to India and to...

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DefExpo 2020: India - The Emerging Defence Manufacturing Hub

DefExpo 2020: India - The Emerging Defence Manufacturing Hub

By: IDR News Network |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 04 February 2020

Over 1,000 companies, including 165 from abroad to gather in Lucknow to participate in the biggest ever DefExpo. The number of companies registered for participating in the 11th edition of the...

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Pakistan cannot integrate PoK

Pakistan cannot integrate PoK

By: K.N. Pandita |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 04 February 2020

In a formal statement, Pakistan foreign office spokesperson rubbished the rumours of Islamabad proposing the integration of PoK into the mainland and thus terminating the status of the region as...

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India’s fault lines used constantly by various forces to weaken the...

India’s fault lines used constantly by various forces to weaken the...

By: Jay Bhattacharjee |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 03 February 2020

It had to happen sooner or later. The semi-insurgency conditions, that were whipped up in many parts of the country just before and after the CAA was enacted, threw up an event that could well be...

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Fall of Soleimani - Rise of ISIS

Fall of Soleimani - Rise of ISIS

By: Brig Anil Gupta |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 02 February 2020

Not very long ago, December 2017 to be precise, the world was celebrating the defeat of Islamic State (ISIS), deadly face of terror that had compelled the world powers with differing strategic...

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Diabolical underground war breaks out against India

Diabolical underground war breaks out against India

By: Sudip Talukdar |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 01 February 2020

The unspoken yet multi-dimensional war against the nation has entered its most diabolical and vilest phase in the more than 70 years of its rather uneasy existence, before which thousands of...

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Wrong person at wrong time

Wrong person at wrong time

By: Claude Arpi |Issue: Courtesy: http://claudearpi.blogspot.in/ | Date: 31 January 2020

India’s controversial Defence Minister VK Krishna Menon was recently in the news, courtesy a well-researched book, which did not elaborate enough on the implications for the country on account...

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Private Sector in Aerospace and Defence: An Evolving Success Story

Private Sector in Aerospace and Defence: An Evolving Success Story

By: Gp Capt AK Sachdev |Issue: Vol. 34.2 Apr-Jun 2019 | Date: 31 January 2020

There is near unanimity in public perception of the Indian public sector involvement in aerospace and defence, be it the bloodsucking Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO)...

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Launch of an Orbit Surveillance Satellite by Indian Space Research...

Launch of an Orbit Surveillance Satellite by Indian Space Research...

By: Aman Singh Gandhi |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 30 January 2020

Main Body The small satellite report performs a SWOT analysis and PESTEL study to uncover the stability, limitations, openings, and risks in the small satellite industry. Combining the small...

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The Soleimani Killing: The Intelligence behind the Dramatic Operation

The Soleimani Killing: The Intelligence behind the Dramatic Operation

By: Cdr Eyal Pinko |Issue: Net Edition | Date: 30 January 2020

The US operation that killed one of the symbols of Tehran reflects superb intelligence capabilities. From cyber to agents within the Quds Force – the intelligence infrastructure behind the...

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Orientations of National Defence - II

Orientations of National Defence - II

By: Lt Gen Gautam Banerjee |Issue: Vol. 34.4 Oct-Dec 2019 | Date: 29 January 2020

 “If the wind will not serve, take to the oars” — Latin Proverb Hard Realities of Military Orientation India’s strategically envisioned community is conscious of the fact that the...

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India’s Aerospace Industry: Structure, Strategies, Policies and the Road Ahead

India’s Aerospace Industry: Structure, Strategies, Policies and the Road Ahead

By: Prof (Dr) SN Misra |Issue: Vol. 34.4 Oct-Dec 2019 | Date: 29 January 2020

The aerospace industry accounts for nearly 40 percent of global military expenditure which stood at $1,822 billion last year (Sipri 2018). The US is a major player in terms of military expenditure...

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Disorientations of National Defence – I

Disorientations of National Defence – I

By: Lt Gen Gautam Banerjee |Issue: Vol. 34.3 Jul-Sep 2019 | Date: 28 January 2020

 “Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences.” — Norman Cousins Key Neighbours: Innately Animus Inter-state and regional level political, economic and hegemonic rivalries have ever...

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