Indian Army Tests ‘Air Cavalry’ Using Attack Helicopters

The Indian Army has tested the military concept of 'Air Cavalry' in the desert terrain of Rajasthan. This concept was used by the US Army to locate and assault enemy ground forces during the Vietnam War. Weaponised helicopters carry out combined action against the enemy in coordination with tanks and mechanised ground forces during the … Continue reading Indian Army Tests ‘Air Cavalry’ Using Attack Helicopters

Indian Air Force to Call Off Deal to Procure 20 Hawk Jets

A defence deal to buy 20 Hawk Advanced Jet Trainer planes is likely to be called off by the Air Force. The main reason for scrapping the deal is that the price to buy these advance trainer jets are like to cost more than Rs 2,000 crore, which is beyond the expectations of the defence … Continue reading Indian Air Force to Call Off Deal to Procure 20 Hawk Jets

LCA Tejas Test Fires Derby Missile Off Goa Coast; Moves Inch Closer Towards Final Operational Certification

In a major breakthrough, indigenously developed Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas has successfully test fired an air-to-air beyond visual  range (BVR) missile from the Goa coast on April, 27.  It demonstrated its overall capability as an effective combat jet. This move has paved the way to receive Final Operational Clearance (FOC). The test firing of the … Continue reading LCA Tejas Test Fires Derby Missile Off Goa Coast; Moves Inch Closer Towards Final Operational Certification

Indigenous Built LCA-Tejas Performed Well During The ‘Gagan-Shakti 2018’

  The major positive to take away from the Indian Air Force’s (IAF) biggest war-like exercise, ‘Gagan-Shakti 2018' is the performance of Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas. The indigenously-manufactured (LCA) Tejas was put to test by the IAF in the 14-day long exercise. The aircraft performed as per the requirement of the force. The major … Continue reading Indigenous Built LCA-Tejas Performed Well During The ‘Gagan-Shakti 2018’