To Ensure Ops Readiness Indian Army Conducts Satellite Communication Exercise 'Skylight' To Test Satellite-Based Systems
The exercise not only validated protocols to switch completely to satellite-based communication in case of a conflict but also brought to light key lacunae in the systemsNew Delhi: To ensure operational readiness of hi-tech satellite systems and personnel manning, the Indian Army conducted a satellite communication exercise in the last week of July 2022, said sources.Top sources in Defence establishment have confirmed that a pan Indian Army satellite communication exercise, SKYLIGHT was conducte
Austin pledges military training, support for Baltics
Austin pledges military training, support for BalticsAustin is the first U.S. defense secretary to visit Latvia in nearly three decades, underscoring the increased importance of the Baltic nations.58 minutes agoRead More
Ukraine says 9 Russian warplanes destroyed in Crimea blasts
Ukraine says 9 Russian warplanes destroyed in Crimea blastsRussia denied any aircraft were damaged in Tuesdayâs blasts â or that any attack took place.9 minutes agoRead More
Army: 2 Soldiers Dead in Weather-Related Incident in Georgia Army officials say two soldiers have died and three others were hurt in a weather-related incident during training in...
Army officials say two soldiers have died and three others were hurt in a weather-related incident during training in...Read More
Ukraine Says 9 Russian Warplanes Destroyed in Crimea Blasts Russia denied any aircraft were damaged in Tuesday's blasts — or that any attack took place.
Russia denied any aircraft were damaged in Tuesday's blasts — or that any attack took place.Read More
US F-22s forward deployed to 32nd Tactical Air Base, Łask, Poland
Twelve U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor aircraft assigned to the 90th Fighter Squadron, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, forward deployed, Aug. 4, 2022 to the 32nd Tactical Air Base, Łask, Poland, to support NATO Air Shielding.Read More
Renaming Army Bases That Honor Confederates Would Cost $21M An independent commission says renaming nine U.S. Army posts that commemorate Confederate officers would cost $21 million.
An independent commission says renaming nine U.S. Army posts that commemorate Confederate officers would cost $21 million.Read More
Young and Dying: Veterans Are Getting Brain Cancer and Struggling to Get Benefits A joint investigation by Military.com and Public Health Watch found that glioblastoma, while rare, has struck hundreds of...
A joint investigation by Military.com and Public Health Watch found that glioblastoma, while rare, has struck hundreds of...Read More
Boeing commences first P-8A deeper maintenance in Australia
Boeing Defence Australia has celebrated an Australian-first with the commencement of major maintenance, repair, and overhaul work on the Royal Australian Air Force’s fleet of P-8A Poseidon aircraft this month.Read More
Kashmir gets its first-ever multiplex in Srinagar, to be opened for public in September
Here are some special features of this multiplex:Read More
J&K: Elections unlikely this year in J&K as EC defers publication of electoral rolls
The fresh announcement by the Election Commission, political experts, believe will not pave the way for holding elections in the Union Territory of J&K as during the month of December Kashmir receives heavy snowfall and experiences harsh weather conditions. 40 days of Chili-a-Kalan _Harsh winter- also begins from the month December.Read More
ITBP’s women troops patrol border in Uttarakhand
The weeklong patrol was undertaken at an altitude of over 17,000 feet by women personnel of 1st Battalion based at Joshimath. ITBP sources said it was for the first time that an all-women patrol was conducted in the Uttarakhand sector. Similar patrols have been conducted in the Ladakh sector earlier. The troops traversed the border and undertook various tactical activities as part of the border management charter. The ITBP has deployed women personnel at border outposts located in remote high-alRead More
5 yrs, 3,595 km new border roads
The BRO constructs roads on the basis of strategic requirements of a region and priority fixed by the Indian Army, Bhatt said.Read More
Agniveer Recruitment For Women Candidates From November 1
The rally is being held for enrolment of Agniveer General Duty (Women) in the Corps of Military Police in the Army.Read More
Big Explosives Recovery In Kashmir’s Pulwama Ahead Of Independence Day
“An IED weighing approx 25 to 30 kgs were recovered near Tahab Crossing on Circular road in Pulwama by the Police and Security Forces. A major tragedy has been averted by specific input generated by Pulwama Police,” said Vijay Kumar, Additional Director General of Police (ADGP), Kashmir.Read More
India invites UNSC members for special meeting of Counter-Terrorism Committee in October
India is currently Chair of the Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee for 2022 and will host diplomats of the 15-nation UN body, including the US, China and Russia, in October for a special meeting on counter-terrorism.Read More