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Thursday, February 22, 2024

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Pakistan Air Force Acquires Airbus 319

The Pakistan Air Force has acquired a single Airbus A319-112 medium-range narrow body airliner (current registration: LY-TKT, built in 1999) from Avion Express of Lithuania. The aircraft arrived in Pakistan three days ago. The Air Force’s final plans for the...

J-10D/CY: A New J-10 Variant

J-10D or J-10CY (J-10D/CY) is a new variant of J-10 fighter jet based on J-10C fighter jet (Serial no. 701) with Enlarged Dorsal Spine (EDS) which means it has capacity to carry more avionics or subsystems (EW Capabilities). However its...

PAF Procures Super King Air 350i

Pakistan Air Force has taken delivery of two Beechcraft Super King Air 350i aircraft. It is unclear if these aircraft will be used for utility/transport or ELINT/SIGINT duties. One of the aircraft, registration N99KC was delivered on 17 June,...

Radar Modes in Modern Fighter Jets

Note: This article discusses the radar modes in modern fighter jets including air to air, air to sea & air to ground modes of modern radars. Modern Fighters Have Following Air-To-Air Radar Modes (Among Others) Range While Scan (RWS): The radar...

Pakistan to procure Belgian C-130

The Pakistan Air Force is all set to receive ex-Belgian Air Component C-130H tactical transport aircraft. Ex-Belgian Air Force C-130H Serial No. 382-4483, Registration CH-12 was photographed in Pakistan Air Force colors at a European airport. It has been...

Antonov An-225 Mriya

Antonov An-225 Mriya was a strategic airlift cargo aircraft designed in 1980s by the Antonov Design Bureau in the Soviet Union. It was designed to support the 1980s Soviet Space Shuttle program. After the collapse of Soviet Union, the...

Dassault Rafale: Burst of Fire

Note: Article discusses Dassault Rafale fighter jet as well as its specifications in detail. Origin of the Rafale Fighter Jet Towards the closing decades of the Cold War in the 1970s, the French military was looking to replace their current fleets of...

Are IRSTs Stealth Busters?

Stealth provides an aircraft the edge to early detect, localize and lock onto the target aircraft, without painting the enemy’s air interception radar. The aircraft’s frame is built to reflect away the majority of radar waves and absorb a...

Force Multipliers of Pakistan Air Force

Force multipliers are assets and capabilities that are outside the conventional force but support them in essential roles to give them an advantage in their mission. Force multipliers in essence give the air force the ability to use platforms...

Flying a myth: The Su-30MKI

Disclaimer: This article doesn’t contain or discusses the capabilities of Indian Air Force Dassault Rafale or Pakistan Air Force J-10C nor JF-17 Thunder Block-3. In the history of aerial warfare, there have always been two sides, the blue side and...

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Karachi Shipyard Launches the Fourth & Final Babur Class Corvette “PNS TARIQ”

Karachi Shipyard & Engineering Works Ltd (KS&EW) launched the fourth and final BABUR (PN MILGEM) Class Corvette, PNS TARIQ (F-283), on August 2nd, 2023....

Pakistan’s Blue Economy: Unleashing Marine Resources for Sustainable Growth

Pakistan's blue economy presents a promising avenue for sustainable development, rooted in the responsible utilization of marine resources. With a coastline stretching approximately 1,046...

Adnan Afridi: A Hero’s Sacrifice

Name: Adnan Afridi Profession: Policeman Rank: Additional SHO Hometown: KPK Pakistan Date of Shahadat: 25th July 2023 Place of Shahadat: Masjid in Jamrud KPK In the rugged landscapes of rural KPK, Pakistan, a...

The Unyielding Valor: Minhas

Pilot Officer Rashid Minhas Shaheed was a remarkable Pakistani military pilot who sacrificed his life in service to his country. Born on February 17,...