Defence Update Blog

New, lethal Pinaka scores bulls-eye in testing

At the peak of the 1999 Kargil conflict, when the army was using all the firepower it could muster to pulverise Pakistani positions as Indian soldiers clawed their way up the steep, exposed mountainsides...

HAL launches its own upgraded Hawk aircraft

In a major fillip, Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has rolled out the first indigenously upgraded Hawk Mk132, named as Hawk-i trainer aircraft. “This is the 100th Hawk aircraft produced at HAL and we are...