Indian Defence Update Blog

Lockheed Martin unveils New Fighter F-21 for India

HIGHLIGHTS US defence firm Lockheed Martin unveiled F-21, a multi-role fighter jet for India, which it claimed will be produced in India The firm said that it would partner with Tata Advanced Systems to...

Modi government had planned for 148 Dassault Rafale ?

Former Defence Secretary G Mohan Kumar, who was in the thick of things when the Rafale deal was in the making, came out all guns blazing in support of the Narendra Modi Government and termed the recent reports...

ISRO’s EMISAT: Electronic Spy in Space

EMISAT is an advanced electronic intelligence (ELINT) satellite jointly developed by ISRO-DRDO. It has a basic architecture similar to HySIS (based on Small Satellite Bus-2) which was first used in SARAL satellite. The satellite...

Su-30MKI fighter jets to carry five Brahmos NG missiles

Sukhoi Su-30MKI will be capable of carrying five new version of BrahMos missiles, which the Indian-Russian joint venture BrahMos Aerospace is developing, JV Chief Manager for Marketing and Exports Praveen Pathak told TASS on...

Army accepts ‘Mark1-A’ version of Arjun tanks

An upgraded version of the Arjun tank, having better firing and mobility, has been accepted by the Army following month-long validation trials in Rajasthan.The trials were completed in December last and a report has...