Tejas World-Class Fighter Jet: HAL Chief

Tejas World-Class Fighter Jet: HAL Chief

The IAF believes it has to have a wide mix of aircraft to maintain an operational edge over its adversaries

The indigenously developed Tejas Light Combat Aircraft is a world class fighter jet and can effectively play its "defined" role in securing Indian skies, its manufacturer Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) said today as the Indian Air Force

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Futuristic Combat Vehicle Plan A Game Changer: Army

Futuristic Combat Vehicle Plan A Game Changer: Army

The Army has a requirement for more than 2,600 vehicles

They will replace the Russian T-72 tanks currently in use

The two ambitious projects to equip the Army with futuristic combat vehicles are a game changer for the Indian industry, a senior Army officer said on Wednesday.

“The Futuristic Infantry Combat vehicle (FICV) and Future Ready Combat V

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Stop Reinventing The Tank

Stop Reinventing The Tank

The Arjun Main Battle Tank and the Tejas Light Combat Aircraft, two major (and expensive) indigenous weapons platforms, have apparently been given the cold shoulder by the Armed Forces. In November last year, the Defence Acquisition Council chaired by then Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar signed off on a Rs 67,000 crore plan to procure 83 Tejas

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Army’s Requirement Of ‘Theatre-Wise’ Tanks And Vehicles Could Face Development And Logistical Issues

Army’s Requirement Of ‘Theatre-Wise’ Tanks And Vehicles Could Face Development And Logistical Issues

Army’s requirement of ‘theatre-wise’ tanks and vehicles could face development and logistical issues

by Shaurya Karanbir Gurung

Born out of this requirement is the Future Ready Combat Vehicle (FRCV), which will be the base platform for the army’s main battle tank and also for a family of variants, including a light tank.

The fact that mechanised

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Foreign Fighter Jets Aren't Better Than All-Indian Tejas, Period

Foreign Fighter Jets Aren't Better Than All-Indian Tejas, Period
Foreign Fighter Jets Aren't Better Than All-Indian Tejas, Period

by Bharat Karnad

A planned vilification campaign is now underway against the indigenous Tejas Light Combat Aircraft program. It has been initiated in newspapers and internet sites. It’s now even on television — with TV channel reporters always ready for a joy ride in the Swedish SAAB Gripen NG or the American Lockheed Martin F-16, talking down Tej
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