Saturday, October 24, 2020

Air

Hisar Surface to Air Missile System

Hisar as clear from its name, which means fort simultaneously in three major languages such Turkish, Arabic and Urdu, is air defense missile system developed and manufactured by Turkish defense giants Aselsan and Roketsan. Aselsan was responsible for design and...

Bayraktar Tactical UAS (UAV)

The Bayraktar is a surveillance and reconnaissance unmanned aerial vehicle initially developed for the Turkish Armed Forces. It was developed by the Kale-Baykar, a joint venture between the Kale Group and Baykar Technologies. In 2007, the Turkey initiated a...

Hitler’s War Machine: The Fall of France May-June 1940

Man has been in war since long. He has always been greedy and opportunistic. From skirmishes to World Wars. On one hand, he has always fortified his own defenses and on the other hand he has always thought of...

Indian Military Modernization: Implications for Pakistan

Nuclearization of South Asia caused modernization of the Armed Forces of two arch-rivals Pakistan and India. After nuclear tests by both states, both fought a limited war in Kargil, Kashmir. The intensity remained low and did not unfold into...

Ensured Nuclear Strike: Indian Ballistic Missile Defense and Pakistani Countermeasures

>Ballistic Missile Defense encompasses all efforts employed to stop a tactical or strategic attack by a ballistic missile, but usually BMD is concerned with missiles armed with nuclear weapons. >A ballistic missile is a missile which follows a ballistic trajectory...

Pakistan Army Aviation & PAF’s “AgustaWestland AW139” Medium-Lift SAR/Utility Helicopters

“AgustaWestland AW139” is developed & manufactured by Italy’s “AgustaWestland”, which is now known as “Leonardo  S.p.A.”. AgustaWestland AW139 can perform variety of duties such as personal transport, offshore transport, firefighting, law enforcement, search & rescue (SAR), emergency medical service, disaster...

Exclusive Analysis Between MBDA’s Meteor & China’s PL-15 Beyond Visual Range Missile

The recent induction of Rafale in IAF has spiked debates over different armaments in Pakistan and India, netizens on both side of the border are boasting of the abilities of their respective Air Forces. One such debate is about...

Exclusive on Air to Air Refueling, its Methods & Importance

Fighter aircrafts sometimes need A-A Refueling because mission demands long Endurance (range) and it helps them spare their hardpoints for carrying armaments which would have otherwise been used for carrying fuel tanks. There are 3 common methods used for...

PAF’s Air to Air Refueling Capability

Pakistan Air Force's primary Air to Air Refueler is IL-78, which utilities Probe & Drogue method to refuel Mirages, JF-17 Thunder Block-2s & Upcoming Block 3 as well. JF-17 Block-3 uses a detachable & easy “Integrated Refueling Probe”, according...

JF-17B Thunder (Bravo) Carrying FAE Bombs

JF-17B (Serial 0002) Carrying Two "CS/BBF1 500 lb. or 250 lb." Fuel Air Explosive (FAE) Bombs "Precision Guided Munition". Interesting Information: "Fuel Air Explosive Bombs are best known type of "Thermobaric Weapons". It is a type of explosive that uses...

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Pakistan Navy’s RAS ATR-72 Sea Eagle MPA

The RAS-72 Sea Eagle is a modern turboprop Maritime Patrol Aircraft intended for maritime Intelligence, surveillance, target acquisition, and...

Azerbaijan and Armenia War a New Crisis

It was early morning hours when the crew of Turkey's Anadolu Agency (AA) and public broadcaster TRT came under heavy fire from Armenian forces....

Kashmir: Land of Human Interests

Since the emergence of the modern concept of a state, its survival lies in serving state interests comprised of physical survival, economic prosperity, and...

Armenia-Azerbaijan Conflict: Between History and Future

The history of man is full of blood and brutality. On one hand he wants to shake hands with peace meanwhile also wanting to...

A-26 Blekinge-Class Swedish Submarine: The Silent Killers

Introduction Submarines are unique tools for securing national interests. In a world where any movement or asset is exposed, being able to act undetected has...