Sharpening The Tiger’s Teeth

The Indian Air Force (IAF) describes itself as a modern, technology-intensive force distinguished by its commitment to excellence and professionalism, and claims it is...

Fueling Strength

Although Multi-Role Tanker Transport (MRTT) aircraft play an important role in force projection, they have a limited niche market that will only attract those...

Geography Lessons

Having Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) at your disposal is a valuable asset to any military, but existential threats in Asia-Pacific bring a new dimension to...

Rostec’s consolidated revenues increased amounting to RUB 1,266 billion

Rostec CEO Sergey Chemezov reported to Russian President Vladimir Putin on the State Corporation’s performance in 2016, announced plans for the development of high-tech...
The ‘Sejong Daewang’ class destroyer

Frigate or Destroyer?

Budgetary and strategic factors are slowly dividing the Asia-Pacific region into navies that can afford destroyers, and those that cannot. This, in turn, is...
chabahar-project

Chabahar Project Haltingly Moves Forward

In February, the government of India allocated funds from its foreign aid budget to support the development of a new deep water port in...
JF-17

The Tail Choppers Get New Knives

The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) stood up its fifth Chengdu Aircraft Corporation/Pakistan Aeronautical Complex JF-17 fighter squadron on 16th February. The PAF’s 14 Air Superiority...
BEL-CoMPASS Order

BEL receives Offset Contract for CoMPASS

Bengaluru, February 15, 2017: Elbit Systems Electro-Optics Elop Ltd (ELOP), Israel, has awarded Navratna Defence Public Sector Undertaking Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) an Offset...
BEL-product launch

BEL launches BELCOMNET communication network

Bengaluru, February 15, 2017: Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) has unveiled its new communication network, BELCOMNET, for the Defence/Paramilitary forces and export...

Gripen-M For Indian Navy?

Saab has stated that it will respond to a Request for Information (RFI) from the Indian Navy (IN) for the acquisition of approximately 57...

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Indonesian Marines has started using Ukrainian BTR-4M

Marine battalion of Indonesian Marine Corps has officially began using of five Ukrainian armoured personal carriers BTR-4M, which were delivered by "SpetsTechnoExport" in January...
Eutelsat Quantum

More SATCOM for Asia-Pacific Customers

Eutelsat’s new 172B and Quantum satellites will offer improved connectivity and other services to Asian defence ministries and their governments.   Eutelsat-172B is an all-electric...

Interpol WORLD 2017: Fostering Innovation for Future Security Challenges

INTERPOL World 2017, an event owned by INTERPOL, supported by Singapore’s Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Singapore Exhibition & Convention Bureau (SECB), and the World...

BIDEC 2017 Experiences Huge Demand at Regional Expos

Interest in BIDEC 2017, one of the region’s most important international defence exhibitions, rises as endorsements begin. Bahrain’s pioneering defence exhibition, scheduled to be held...

New Zealand’s Poseidon Adventure

New Zealand will soon significantly enhance its maritime surveillance capabilities with the approval by the United States for its request to acquire four Boeing...

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