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The depleting submarine fleet of the Indian Navy that had rung alarm bells with defence community asking to increase their numbers to match that with its rivals. Their cries have finally been heard by the defence ministry with the change in the government at the helm and the inception of a new full-fledged defence minister.
 
 
 
We have offered the Mistral-class. But because of the very specific requirements of the Indian Navy we have been obliged to propose significant changes to the Mistral-class design – original design.
 
 
 
The US Navy's Aircraft Carriers come under a category known as Super-carriers. They weigh in excess of 90,000 long tons. The current breed of aircraft carriers, known as the Nimitz class aircraft carriers are capable of launching upto 90 fixed wing aircraft from their decks.
 
 
 
An advanced airfield for military and commercial use in strategically important Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh may not be feasible because of topographic constraints and weather, a preliminary evaluation shows.
 
 
 
Take a look at India’s history and you’ll realise that we have never attacked a country first. Unfortunately, we have been subjected to war on a number of occasions.
 
 
 
The proposed decommissioning of the aircraft carrier INS Viraat next year will not affect the Navy’s operational plans, readiness or capability, says Vice-Admiral S.P.S. Cheema, outgoing chief of the Southern Naval Command.
 
 
 
The first MiG-29UPG underwent modifications conducted by Indian specialists and soared into the sky in February this year, stated CEO of MiG Corporation Sergey Korotkov in an interview with Interfax-AVN. The group of MiG-29’s, which underwent modernization in India, is made up of four fighter aircraft.
 
 
 
India :: A strong, resurgent and a vibrant nation is matched by a young and a dynamic Navy. The Indian Navy proudly shoulders the responsibility of our nation of ensuring safe and secure seas.
 
 
 
A newly configured version of an interceptor missile, designed to improve its efficacy, will be test-fired against an electronic target missile from Wheeler Island on April 6.
 
 
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China’s navy chief, Adm. Wu Shengli, strolled the Harvard University campus in a tweed blazer and slacks during a visit to the U.S. last fall, joking with students and quizzing school officials about enrolling some of his officers.
 
 
 
Advance weaponry, much of it supplied by Iran, is flowing into Syria and Lebanon, a senior Israel Navy source warned on Sunday.
 
 
 
On March 23, 1983, Ronald Reagan announced the Strategic Defense Initiative, popularly known as “Star Wars.” After thirty-two years and tens of billions of dollars, defending the U.S. homeland against attack by strategic ballistic missiles still poses a daunting challenge. Missile defense ambitions have been regularly scaled-back.
 
 
 
The Royal Air Force (RAF) has launched its biggest defence exercise since the Cold War over the UK's skies in preparation for a mass enemy air attack on the country.
 
 
 
South Korea's sole aircraft manufacturer, Korea Aerospace Industries Ltd., was picked as the preferred bidder for the country's indigenous fighter jet development program Monday, the arms procurement agency said.
 
 
 
Russian President Vladimir Putin said his country will support efforts to build a Palestinian state with a capital in East Jerusalem.
 
 
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