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China is likely to receive the first batch of Su-35 fighters from Russia between 2017 and 2018, if the contract can be signed this year, according to Kanwa Defense Review, a Chinese-language military magazine based in Canada. The first Russian unit to receive the Su-35 was the air force training…

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India's most formidable strategic missile, the over 5,000 km Agni-V, was tested from the Wheeler Island off Odisha coast on Saturday morning. The 50-tonne inter-continental ballistic missile, the country's first such missile, was tested for the first time in a canisterised version. This was the third test-firing of the three-stage…

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British Typhoon fighter jets were scrambled to intercept two Russian Bear long-range bombers which had flown close to UK airspace, Britain's Ministry of Defence (MoD) said on Thursday. The Russian planes were detected flying over the Channel, south of England, on Wednesday and typhoons were launched from Royal Air Force…

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Pakistan today voiced concern over increasing defence cooperation between India and the US saying it would "only add to the conventional asymmetry and strategic instability" in South Asia. Pakistan's Foreign Office (FO) spokesperson Tasnim Aslam faced several questions related to the recent visit of President Barack Obama to India and…

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The U.S. Air Force said on Wednesday it would use Boeing Co's (BA.N) commercial 747-8 airliner to replace its current fleet of two Air Force One presidential aircraft, one of the most visible symbols of the United States. The decision comes a month after Boeing said it would slow production…

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India is looking to make the most of the situation after Japan has recently decided to lift its self imposed ban on exporting arms to other countries. India is especially interested in acquiring the latest diesel- electric Soryu –class submarines, according to sources. The Indian government has already put forward…

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The Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas has achieved a rare technological breakthrough with three consecutive start ups of its engine in extreme sub-zero temperatures of Ladakh region in Jammu and Kashmir. "With three consecutive start-ups of its engine after overnight soak in extreme cold around minus 15 degrees Celsius conditions…

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 India is looking to make the most of the situation after Japan has recently decided to lift its self imposed ban on exporting arms to other countries. India is especially interested in acquiring the latest diesel- electric Soryu –class submarines, according to sources. The Indian government has already put forward…

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The Royal Norwegian Navy (RNoN) is preparing to conduct its first test-firing of the IDAS (Interactive Defence and Attack System for Submarines) submarine-launched short-range precision missile system. The planned firing by one of the RNoN's six Ula-class (Type 210) diesel-electric submarines (SSKs) follows on from similar evolutions conducted by the…

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Northrop Grumman Corporation provided invaluable assistance for the U.S. Missile Defense Agency's (MDA) Excellent rating from the Command Cyber Readiness Inspection (CCRI) conducted on the Missile Defense Integration and Operations Center (MDIOC) networks at Schriever Air Force Base. The CCRI evaluates a site's compliance with information assurance and network defense…