Weapons

Southern Soiree – May 2018
DefExpo 2018 showcased India’s military might to the local populace
By Ghazala Wahab

ILA 2018 at a Glance – May 2018
HENSOLDT, Elettronica, Indra and Thales Team Up for European MALE Drone Programme

Science of War – April 2018
An unreal Defence Production Policy cannot rejuvenate India’s defence industry
By Pravin Sawhney and Ghazala Wahab

Rethink and Reorganise – April 2018
Bhamre report is scathing in its attack on the MoD for the sorry state of affairs in defence procurement
By Maj. Gen. Mrinal Suman (retd)

Indigenise to Grow – April 2018
Defence investments should focus on technology that can help to Make in India
By RAdm. Sudhir Pillai (retd)

An Uncertain Future – February 2018
Cybercrime and security are serious concerns for which the government has to be prepared
By Aditya Kakkar

Chasing a Mirage – February 2018
Under ‘Make in India’ many defence projects have either been stalled or cancelled, none has been completed
By Aditya Kakkar

Paving the Way – February 2018
The BRAHMOS missile can be an example for Make in India programmes
By Pravin Sawhney

Big Boost – February 2018
DRDO’s Project SFDR proves that solid propellants are here to stay
By Jaison Deepak

China Blooms in Mideast Desert – December 2017
China’s AVIC displayed a wide range of UAS platforms at Dubai Airshow 2017
By Prasun K. Sengupta

We are Keen on Inducting DRDO AIP Without Any Add-Ons. Our Prototype is Available and Working… (it) has Been Partially Tested. The Full Testing Should be Ready by the End of This Year – August 2017
Chairman, Defence Research and Development Organisation and Secretary, Department of Defence R&D, Dr S. Christopher

The Long and Short of It – December 2016
The Indian Navy is spoilt for choice with indigenous as well as foreign missiles and weapon systems
By Dilip Kumar Mekala

The Invisible Power – November 2016
China’s PLA has amply equipped itself with latest weapons for any offensive air-mobile campaigns
By Prasun K. Sengupta

Dazzle and Destroy – May 2016
India has to buck up its development of DEW technology to match China
By Prasun K. Sengupta

Plug the Holes – January 2016
Indian Army should induct latest technology to secure all its borders
By G.P. Tripathi

Massive Attack – December 2015
Cruise missiles are the weapon of choice for deep strikes as development of new types continue
By Atul Chandra

Focussed on Future – November 2014
BrahMos’ new CEO is gung-ho about the BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile
By Pravin Sawhney