Indian Defence Update Blog

Qatar Rafale, Pak hands ,Should we worry?

Over the last few weeks, much has been written about the controversy emanating from the possibility of Pakistan Air Force pilots having trained and flown the Rafale aircraft in France. One needs to examine the possibilities...

DRDO conducts successful flight test of ABHYAS drone

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) conducted successful flight test of ABHYAS – High-speed Expendable Aerial Target (HEAT) drone, from Interim Test Range (ITR) in Odisha’s Chandipur today.  “The flight test was tracked...

India Faces Hard Choice: US THAAD v/s. Russian S-400 Triumf

US has suggested that Delhi choose Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THAAD) and Patriot Advance Capability (PAC-3) anti-aircraft missile systems over Russia’s S-400s, the Indian newspaper Hindustan Times reports. If India went ahead with...

Hanwha K-30 Biho mobile air defense system for Indian Army

India has finally selected the South Korean-made Hanwha K-30 Biho, designed mainly to protect forward maneuver units. Further official confirmation properly documented is expected. Hanwha’s K-30 Biho (Flying Tiger) twin 30mm short range, mobile...