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  • Indian Navy leases two Sea Guardian drones to enhance surveillance over IOR

    The Indian Navy has taken on lease two Sea Guardian drones from an American defence major to enhance surveillance over the Indian Ocean Region but the unmanned aerial vehicles can be deployed in the Ladakh region if the need arises, people familiar with the development have said.

  • India successfully test-fires land-attack version of BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile

    India has successfully test fired the BRAHMOS surface-to-surface supersonic cruise missile as part of a series of planned trials of the weapon, known for its precision strike capabilities.

  • China launches its first spacecraft to moon to collect samples, return to earth

    The Chang'e-5 lunar probe has been successfully launched from the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in the southern province of Hainan to collect samples from the moon's surface and return to earth – China's maiden attempt to retrieve materials from an extra-terrestrial body.

  • Indian Navy to host bilateral exercise SIMBEX-20 in Andaman sea

    The Indian Navy will host the 27th edition of the India-Singapore bilateral maritime exercise SIMBEX-20 from Monday to Wednesday in the Andaman sea.

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