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India Looks to Order 40 More Mirage 2000s, Upgrade Other Aircraft

India Looks to Order 40 More Mirage 2000s, Upgrade Other Aircraft

French Mirage 2000v5s(click to view full) India is currently engaged in a wide-ranging modernization and upgrade of their fighter force. An earlier effort to buy 12 Mirage 2000v5s from Qatar ended up stalling when negotiations failed, but Dassault's withdrawal of the...

LCS: The USA’s Littoral Combat Ships

LCS: The USA’s Littoral Combat Ships

Austal Team Trimaran LCS Design (click to enlarge) Exploit simplicity, numbers, the pace of technology development in electronics and robotics, and fast reconfiguration. That was the US Navy's idea for the low-end backbone of its future surface combatant fleet....

Nothing but Netz: Used F-16s for Romania

Nothing but Netz: Used F-16s for Romania

MiG-21 'Lancer' (click to view full) The MiG-21 is reaching the end of its service life, but it can still be effective for a little while. India's refurbished MiG-21 'Bisons' combined Russian, Indian and Israeli technology to excellent effect in the COPE India 2004...