Defence Update Blog

India may use BrahMos for cross-LoC strikes

The Army has begun weighing its options to retaliate against Pakistani forces on the Line of Control, after their troops, employing jihadi extremists, killed and beheaded two Indian soldiers near Poonch on Monday, top...

Will India Purchase Turkish-Made UAVs ?

Turkey is keen on expanding defense industrial cooperation with India and will offer its armed unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) during the upcoming visit of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Currently, Israel is India’s major UAV...

GSAT-9 heralds cost-saving electric propulsion

This week’s space mission, GSAT-9 or the South Asia Satellite, will carry a new feature that will eventually make advanced Indian spacecraft far lighter. It will even lower the cost of launches tangibly in...