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China’s amazing capabilities threatens even US defence superiority in new battlefronts

China’s amazing capabilities threatens even US defence superiority in new battlefronts

  Technology has changed the way wars would be fought and won. In the 20th century, wars were fought on three battlefields, namely, land, air and sea. In this century, three more battlefields have been added space, electromagnetic, and cyber. Since China lagged far behind the United States and Russia (the successor state of the […]

Big boost for Modi’s ‘Make in India’: Trump may allow Lockheed Martin to make F-16 combat jets in India

Big boost for Modi’s ‘Make in India’: Trump may allow Lockheed Martin to make F-16 combat jets in India

US defence firm Lockheed Martin wants to push ahead with plans to move production of its F-16 combat jets to India, but understands President Donald Trump’s administration

Pentagon may sign $9-billion F-35 contract with Lockheed

Pentagon may sign $9-billion F-35 contract with Lockheed

The US Department of Defence and Lockheed Martin Corp are close to deal for a contract worth almost $9 billion as negotiations are poised to bring the price per F-35 below $100 million for the first time, people familiar with the talks said on Wednesday.

India-US defence relationship is on right path: Ashton Carter

India-US defence relationship is on right path: Ashton Carter

India-US defence relationship is on the right path and the two nations are discussing ways to develop this partnership through technology sharing, co-production

Watch: India’s next Western origin fighter jet- US F-16 or Sweden’s Gripen?

Watch: India’s next Western origin fighter jet- US F-16 or Sweden’s Gripen?

The competition for providing India with a single engine fighter jet is now between US defence major Lockheed Martin and Swedish arms company, Saab.

US approves sale of night vision equipment to Pakistan: Report

US approves sale of night vision equipment to Pakistan: Report

The US Department of Defence has awarded a USD 284.6 million contract to Lockheed Martin to produce infrared target sight systems for the US Navy and Pakistan, a media report said on Saturday.

US defence bill pledges USD 900 million to Pakistan

US defence bill pledges USD 900 million to Pakistan

The bill limits the overall amount available for reimbursement to USD 1.1 billion, of which USD 900 million is available for reimbursement to Pakistan.

After Washington, what next?

After Washington, what next?

APICTURE, as they say, is worth a thousand words. A day after he spoke to the two Houses of the US Congress, the photograph of Prime Minister Narendra Modi being surrounded by adulatory members of his audience, made to the front page of The New York Times. Both the medium and the message came together […]