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Indian Army Mistook Planets For Chinese Spy Drones For Six Months

Indian Army at Disputed Himalayan Borders India’s army reportedly spent six months watching “Chinese spy drones” violating its air space, only to find out they were actually Jupiter and Venus. Tensions have been high in the disputed Himalayan border area between the two nations in recent years, with India frequently accusing its neighbour of making incursions onto its territory. Things ...

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Rafale Jet Deal Put On the Back Burner

French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian came to Delhi, charmed his counterpart A K Antony, but could not conquer. After three days in India, when he held formal talks with the Indian defence ministry top brass and also lectured the Indian military think-tank IDSA, Le Drian returned home Saturday empty-handed, without even the Rs 1 lakh crore combat jets deal ...

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Indian Army Recruitment Advertisement–Looks Funny….

Indian Army Recruitment Advertisement This is the recruitment ‘advertisement’ of Indian Army titled “Join Indian Army” and contains url of official Indian army website.Looks funny to me(and to most of the people).Is the recruitment advertisement of World ‘s 4th largest army (in numbers) makes any sense???????????? or a Real fun????????

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China To deploy New Type of Strategic Missile Submarines From 2014

 Type 094 Missile Submarine (SSBN) China’s navy is expected to begin the first sea patrols next year of a new class of strategic missile submarines, highlighting a new and growing missile threat to the U.S. homeland, according to U.S. defense officials. “We are anticipating that combat patrols of submarines carrying the new JL-2 submarine-launched ballistic missile will begin next year,” ...

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Chinese AVIC International Acquires German Engine Manufacturer

AVIC International Holding Corporation (AVIC International) pulled off its acquisition through its subsidiary, Technify Motors GmbH, of the diesel aircraft engine and manufacturing assets of the former Thielert Aircraft Engines GmbH (Thielert), Ma Fu’an, chairman of the AVIC Board of Directors, announced Tuesday in St. Egidien, Saxony, Germany. In a strong bid to enhance its already strong capabilities in general aviation piston ...

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Russia To Buy Aerial Drones United 40 Block 5 From UAE

UAE ‘s United 40 Block 5 UAV The Russian military is planning to purchase aerial drones in the United Arab Emirates, a defense industry source said Wednesday.“We are talking about at least two United 40 Block 5 models developed by the company ADCOM Systems,” the source, who preferred to remain anonymous, told RIA Novosti.United 40 is a medium-altitude, long-endurance unmanned ...

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New Chinese J-17—-Russian Su-34 Like Fighter Jet

J-17 Su-34 Like Fighter Jet China is in advanced development of the bomber / strike variant of the FLANKER family, namely the Su-34 NATO designated FULLBACK. China watchers have seen the FLANKER series copied in the form of the J-11 and J-15. While details are sketchy, it is believed from internet sources that the variant is being modeled on the ...

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