Category Archives: Development

Ammunition Life-Cycle Modelling

The shelf-life assessment and formulation of Life-cycle models of different types of ammunition, will assist in forecasting   appropriate time for use, replacement or renovation and prevent unacceptable risk involving safety and performance.

Quality and reliability of ammunition throughout its service life has been a...

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Armed Drones: The Game-Changer

The recent Armenia and Azerbaijan conflict is indeed the first kind of modern warfare won almost entirely on the strength of drone warfare. This definitely will have severe implications on modern warfare making countries globally including India to realign...

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Tangible Results Under DTTI

The role of DTTI in developing new areas of technology cooperation in the defence sector through co-development and co-production assumes significance. However, it is yet yield any significant tangible results for the Defence Forces.

Defence cooperation between the United States (US) and...

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Nomination Prevails Despite Rhetoric

By Cdr. Vikram Moorjani (Retd.)

Nomination of DRDO by DAC for designing and developing an indigenous Light Weight Electronic Warfare System for Mountains, despite evidence of development of such system by Private sector is not in tune with Government declared policy. The Author analyses this issue.

It has been a known...

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Adoption of Niche Technology: Need of the Hour

New technologies will determine how future warfare are fought and won. Need of the hour is the identification and development of niche technologies which should not only be need -based but affordable as well.

The strategic nature of threats has highlighted the...

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Equipping Futuristic Infantry Soldier

Infantry modernization is long overdue and needs to be fast-forwarded.  The reasons attributed is most exclusively because of the preferential treatment given to the DRDO which come out with tall claims without in-depth study and thus unable to design and develop weapons/technologies on...

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Indo-Japan Strategic Collaborations

By Team Q-Tech

The Indo Japanese annual summit highlighted the importance of strategic cooperation in their respective Indo-Pacific visions besides special strategic and global partnership between the two countries on security cooperation.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi two-day state visit to Japan in October 18 for annual Prime Ministerial summit between the two countries...

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India-Russia Military Partnership: A Shared Vision

By Team Q-Tech 

Russia will continue to be one of the biggest suppliers of defence equipment and technology for India as a major share of defence equipment in the Indian inventory are of Russian origin. The military operational and logistics imperatives will drive India to continue importing defence equipment and hardware from...
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Indo-US Co-operation

The growing convergence of American and Indian defense interests due to geo-strategic and economic reasons is a security imperative and has led to growth in US-India defense co-operation and trade. Over the past decade, the Indo-US defence relationship has been witnessing a rapid transformation and expansion in different fields...
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