Thursday, October 28, 2021

Aircraft

Argentina Selects Pakistan’s JF-17 Thunder Block-3

The Government of the Argentine Republic has officially included funding for the purchase of 12 PAC JF-17A Block III fighters in a draft budget for 2022 presented to Argentina’s Parliament. The funding requests $664 Million for the purchase of...

Bangladesh Air Force Mig-29s: BVR Capable?

The picture shows BAF's Mig-29B/UB carrying R-27R (AA-10 Alamo) & R-73 (AA-11 Archer) A-A Missiles. Note (1): We will not be discussing R-73 since it is a short-range infrared homing missile. Now let us discuss R-27R which many Bangladeshi "Defense Analyst"...

GIDS Shahpar-II MALE UAV

Pakistani company GIDS reveals model of indigenously made Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) UAV for export. The GIDS Shahpar II tactical UAV provides SATCOM & Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR) roles with endurance of 14+ hours & a service ceiling of...

Effects of CAATSA on India in terms of Tejas & AMCA Program, MMRCA 2.0, Naval Fighter Procurement & Spares

In October 2018, India inked an agreement worth US$5.43 billion with Russia to procure four S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missile defense system, which is one of the most powerful Air Defense Systems in the world, ignoring the CAATSA act. The...

HAL LCA Tejas: Shocking Report, 60% Fleet Grounded

Indian Air Force officials and officers are reportedly extremely dismayed and demoralized due to the Indian government ordering LCA Tejas at Aero India 2021 for a variety of reasons, primarily due to the Tejas aircraft suffering from basic design...

Pakistan procures CASC Rainbow (CAI HONG) CH-4 Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)

Pakistan has procured around 12-24 CH-4 attack and reconnaissance drones, a mixture of CH-4A (unarmed Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance, ISR versions) and CH-4B (armed attack drones, UCAV versions). Delivery of the drones began in the last week of January 2021. The...

Pakistan Air Force flying higher than the Himalayas

Pakistan Airforce has always lived up to the expectations of the nation in the hour of need.  It has stood up against the odds in the face of better trained and equipped adversaries since 1947. Its history is lightened...

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...

Clarification on ACE of PAF’s Post/Article: “Indian Air Force Rafales Are Not Combat Ready!”

With due respect to Team "Ace of PAF" & Tipu7 (AhmAd IbrAhim). PSF wants to clarify few things regarding article. Moreover, this post is just for clarification purpose & we at PSF respect both Team "ACE of PAF" &...

Exclusive on Dassault Rafale, F-16 Fighting Falcon, JF-17 Thunder Block-3 & Way Forward For PAF

In November 2009, a squad of F-22 Raptors from the US Air Force 1st Fighter Wing in Virginia flew to UAE to train with French air force fighter jets and Typhoon jets from the British Air Force. According to...

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Pakistan Navy Detects Indian Navy Submarine

Pakistan Navy successfully detected and located an intruding Indian Kalvari-Class (French Scorpène, non-AIP) attack submarine, which had crossed over...

Pakistan to Commission First Tughril Class Frigate

The commissioning ceremony of the lead-ship of the Tughril-Class of Guided Missile Frigates of the Pakistan Navy, PNS TUGHRIL, will take place in November...

Project P-282: Pakistan Navy’s Hypersonic Weapons Program

As Pakistani military observers may have noticed in the last decade, the Pakistan Navy is being revamped, and heavily invested in, culminating in a...

Baktar Shikan Anti-Tank Guided Missile Weapon System

Baktar Shikan is a Pakistani version of the Chinese HJ-8 or Hongjian-8. Baktar Shikan is a second-generation tube-launched, optically tracked, wire-guided anti-tank missile. Baktar...

Pakistan Inducts HQ-9P HIMADS

ARMY AIR DEFENCE CENTRE KARACHI SINDH The Pakistan Army today commissioned the HQ-9P High to Medium Air Defense System (HIMADS) into service with the 4th HIMADS...