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Prime Minister Narendra Modi stated that INS Vikramaditya will significantly enhance the ‘Blue Water’ capability of the Indian Navy.
Initially the Philippines wants to build its military to a point where it has a ‘Minimum Credible Defence Posture.’
Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said long delayed modernisation projects would be “fast-tracked” to ensure the Navy’s “operational preparedness”
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that “there can be no compromise with the defence of our country.
Indian stealth frigate INS Sahyadri, the first Indian Navy warship to participate in the Rim Of The Pacific series of international maritime exercises...
The interest in UUVs/autonomous underwater vehicles (AUVs) has been further rejuvenated when the search and rescue team for flight MH370 decided to send AUV Bluefin-21.
In the Indian context, there is a huge requirement to indigenise the rockets, missiles and bombs of the MiG-29, with commonality with the Indian Air Force...
Government must think of developing self-dependency in weapon systems by providing an enabling environment and congenial ecosystem to foreign partners...
In the 21st century, Russia remains one of the world’s largest shipbuilding nations.