SP's MAI - Issue No. 9 | May 1-15, 2016<< Previous Issue Next Issue >>
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar’s maiden visit to China was in the backdrop of China using her veto at the UN to prevent Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Masood Azhar being designated terrorist.
The on-off India-Pakistan talks at various levels in recent years after the 26/11 Mumbai attacks have been like taking one step forward and then two steps backwards.
Unless the Indian aerospace and defence industry has access to the global market, the prospects of success of ‘Make in India’ campaign is likely to remain plagued by uncertainty
If we have to lower the cost of defence procurement while ensuring that competitiveness of our weapon systems is cutting edge...
Amidst the commotion of the Nuclear Security Summit 2016 held in Washington DC...
The first ever Maritime India Summit 2016 held in Mumbai on April 14-16, 2016, was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
“Indian Navy’s role is not only vital for national security, but also for national prosperity and development.” â€” Admiral R.K. Dhowan, Chief of the Naval Staff
Kalvari, the first of the Scorpene class submarines, built at the Mazagon Dock Ltd (MDL), Mumbai, went to sea for the first time on May 1.
The Panagarh airbase will be known as ‘Air Force Station Arjan Singh’, a tribute to a great hero
The gust of wind (Rafale) is going to kick-start the exercise to augment the depleting squadron strength of the Indian Air Force soon.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, along with many awed Indians, watched the successful launch of the Indian Space Research Organisation’s (ISRO) PSLV-C33 satellite launch vehicle liftoff successfully from Sriharkota at 12.50 p.m. on April 28.
The raging forest fires in Uttarakhand and the inability to douse the fires immediately has thrown up the issue of equipment and also strategy.
Work up phase for Exercise Red Flag concluded on April 27, 2016 at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska.
Air Marshal P.P. Khandekar assumed the responsibilities of Air Officer-in-Charge Maintenance at Air HQ, New Delhi on May 2, 2016.
A man jumped a security barrier and rushed the stage at Donald J. Trump’s rally in Dayton, Ohio, recently, leading to a brief moment of panic when Secret Service...
In 1989, the worst football tragedy occurred at Hillsborough soccer stadium in which 96 men, women and children died. After 29 years an inquest has delivered its verdicts on a series of key questions.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) administrator Robert Neffenger admitted recently that only three US airports require employees to go through a security check before entering ‘secured’ areas of the airport.
Rockwell Collins recently announced that Jeff Standerski has been named Senior Vice President, People and Inclusion.