Bangla Friday, May 29, 2020

Defence

Covid-19 slows down India's space race

The training in Russia of the four Indian Air Force pilots for the first human space mission of India has reportedly been put off due t...

Pakistani JF-17 has one major advantage over world’s best...

Pakistani JF-17 With one of the lowest defence budget Pakistan has managed to build its modern military equipment. JF-17 Thund...

Lockheed Martin to provide India with electro-optical fire...

Lockheed Martin Corp. will provide the militaries of India and Taiwan with an electro-optical fire-control system that helps AH-64 Apac...

India, Pakistan ‘nuclear procurement networks larger than...

Hundreds of foreign companies are actively procuring components for India and Pakistan’s nuclear programmes, taking advantage of...

India Air Force’s Dornier aircraft suffers tyre burst post...

A Dornier aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) suffered a tyre burst on Thursday, April 30, while taking off from the Palam Air Base....

Jose Rizal class: An excellent corvette option for the Ban...

The Bangladesh Navy has already acquired four C13B (Shadhinata class) guided missile corvettes from China. At $100 million the surface...

Covid-19: Exemptions not enough to defend India’s defence...

Like many other industries, the lockdown has hit the defence manufacturing sector hard despite essential works in the sector exempted f...

India is now the world’s third largest military spender

With an expenditure of $71.1 billion in 2019, India has emerged as the third largest military spender in the world, just behind the US...

Pakistan is adapting its training for emerging air warfare...

Though fiscal constraints made it more difficult for the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) to add new combat aircraft and support systems to its...

Pakistan showcases military might in large-scale naval dri...

The Pakistani Navy test fired on Saturday a variety of anti-ship missiles in the North Arabian Sea from surface vessels, and from fix...

Pakistan has placed strategic missiles near the Indian bor...

Pakistan has moved its missile and strategic weapons closer to the Indian border as tensions between both nations have been escalating...

J-10 a strategic choice for Bangladesh Air Force

The Chengdu J-10 multi-role single engine powered fighter aircraft represents a strategically and economically viable option for the Ba...

Indian armed forces told to halt all acquisitions as Covid...

The Department of Military Affairs has asked the Army, Navy and Air Force to put on hold their capital acquisitions in the wake of nove...

Pakistan’s submarine fleet is a Navy SEAL’s dream

Though small and non-nuclear, Pakistan’s submarine fleet would excel at coastal defense in Pakistan’s littoral waters and i...

Over 40% of India’s defence MSMEs face closure within 3 mo...

The coronavirus crisis-led lockdown could wipe out about 40% of the defence sector's micro, small and medium enterprises within three m...

China begins delivery of modern VT4 main battle tanks to P...

Inner Mongolia First Machinery Group Co.,Ltd., subsidiary of China North Industries Group Corporation (NORINCO), reportedly begins deli...

These French-made Pakistani missiles could sink India's ai...

In the event of a naval war between Pakistan and India, the Pakistan Navy could use these missiles to strike India’s only aircraf...

China's army now has killer robots

Despite repeated calls from human rights groups such as Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International and Harvard Law School's Internationa...

India’s expensive Apache chopper makes emergency landing d...

A brand new Apache attack helicopter of the Indian Air Force (IAF) Thursday made an emergency landing in a field an hour after taking o...

Why Pakistan has not 1 but 3 Chinese-made tanks

The Pakistan-China defense relationship has progressively deepened since Pakistan’s relationship with the United States began fra...

Mystery Submarine in service with Pakistan’s Navy SEALs

Some of the best-kept secrets are hidden in plain sight. Sitting on the quayside at PNS Iqbal, a special naval base in Karachi, Pakista...