SP's Naval Forces - February-March 2019<< Previous Issue
Acquisition of P-8I, LRMR&ASW aircraft has substantially augmented the long range and long endurance capability to remain on task for surveillance and reconnaissance missions
Stealth technology construction techniques result in a ship that is harder to detect by one or more of radar, visual, sonar, and infrared methods. These techniques borrow from stealth aircraft technology
SP’s Naval Forces posed a set of questions to Robert Schoeffling, GA-ASI International Strategic Development, who is attending Aero India 2019. General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) is exhibiting in Hall E, Stand # E2.4 at Aero India.
Navy can use all type of UAS’ like mini, micro, small, vertical take off and landing (VTUAS’), medium altitude endurance (MALE), high altitude endurance (HALE) and UCAS. They can be employed in dangerous, challenging and sensitive environment.
Naval Air Station (NAS) Shibpur was commissioned as INS Kohassa by Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee and the Chief of the Naval Staff on January 24, 2019.
The scale of the exercise was unprecedented in terms of the geographical extent, the number of stakeholders involved, the number of units participating and in terms of the objectives to be met
This is the first project under the ambitious Strategic Partnership Model
Mazagon Docks, L&T believed to be frontrunners in competition
The Indian Navy successfully tested locally developed Sahayak air-droppable containers off the coast of Goa in the Arabian Sea.
According to US defense officials has China carried out a flight test of a new submarine-launched ballistic missile that will carry multiple nuclear warheads capable of targeting most of the US.
The Indian Navy is receiving the K series of submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBMs). The state-run Defense Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is leading this programme.
China Aerospace Science and Industry Corp (CASIC), the nation’s largest maker of missiles, has brought the CM-401 supersonic anti-ship ballistic missile to market, saying it is capable of making rapid, precision strikes...
The Government of India has sanctioned on January 18, three new Naval Air Squadrons to be set up in Gujarat and Tamil Nadu.
General Atomics has won a $19.7 million contract to manufacture, test, and deliver Electromagnetic Aircraft Launch Systems (EMALS) spare parts to support the US Navy’s CVN-78 aircraft carrier prior to the Advanced Arresting Gear...
Vice Admiral Ajit Kumar P., Vice Chief of Naval Staff has been appointed as the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Naval Command; Vice Admiral G. Ashok Kumar, Deputy Chief of Naval Staff has been appointed as Vice Chief of Naval Staff, Integrated Headquarters MoD (Navy).
This issue coincides with the Aero India Show 2019 being held at Bengaluru from February 20-24. The show is one of the largest in Asia and mainly displays military aircraft, helicopters and unmanned aerial systems.