China showcases new laser defence weapon system capable of intercepting aerial targets

The system, demonstrated at an air show in the southern Guangdong province’s Zhuhai city, could be easily deployed on the Tibetan plateau bordering India and at the islands in the disputed South China Sea, state-run Global Times reported. China has demonstrated a new laser defence weapon system which could intercept many kinds of aerial targets […]

Indian Army inducts two howitzer types

Rahul Bedi, New Delhi – IHS Jane’s Defence Weekly The Indian Army (IA) has formally inducted the BAE Systems 155 mm/39-calibre towed lightweight howitzer as well as the K-9 Vajra (Thunderbolt), which is a modified version of the Hanwha Techwin K-9 Thunder 155 mm/52-calibre tracked self-propelled howitzer (SPH). The Indian Army inducted the K-9 Vajra […]

Indian Army to get more firepower

Indian Army to get more firepower: Projects for guns are being fast tracked, says the¬†army By: Huma Siddiqui | Published: November 12, 2018 8:16 PM Negotiations and development are at advance stages of contract and planning in an effort to modernise the artillery arsenal by acquiring 1,500 towed artillery guns for the Indian Army. Negotiations […]