Defence Update Blog

Navy to use U.S. aircraft launch system in ship

The Navy is likely to go with an advanced catapult-based aircraft launch mechanism (CATOBAR) from the U.S. for its second indigenous aircraft carrier (IAC-II), which is on the drawing board. For some time, India...

Pak PM rejects idea of an ‘Independent Kashmir’

Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi today rejected the idea of an “independent Kashmir”, saying it was not based on “reality”, according to a media report. He was addressing a conference on ‘Future of...