Former Army Chief Gen Raheel Gets NOC To Head IFA

ISLAMABAD, April 21 (APP): Former Chief of Army Staff General ® Raheel Sharif has been issued No Objection Certificate (NOC) by the federal government to onward join as head of the proposed Islamic Forces Alliance (IFA). Minister for Defence Khawaja Asif talking to media here on Friday confirmed the

The 8 Most Elite Special Forces In The World

Elite special forces are some of the best-trained and most formidable units a country can boast. They go where other troops fear to tread, scoping out potential threats, taking out strategic targets, and conducting daring rescue missions. These are the best of the best. Though

Pakistan Not Using Militant Groups As Proxies: Bajwa

Army chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa today said Pakistan is not using militant groups as proxies, asserting that the country is itself a victim of “state- sponsored” terrorism. His remarks came a day after US National Security Adviser H R McMaster asked Pakistan’s top civilian

China Delivers Third Maritime Patrol Ship To Pakistan

GUANGZHOU: On April 11, China officially handed a 600-ton patrol ship over to Pakistan’s maritime safety authority in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, People’s Daily reported. Among other things, the ship will be used to safeguard Pakistan’s maritime interests, the newspaper said. The new ship, just the

New Easy To Use Military Drone To Soar On Market

BEIJING (China) April 7 (APP): China is the largest exporter of military drones today, and it is ready to place a new model on the international market. The TYW-1, developed by Beihang University in Beijing, one of China’s top institutes for science and technology, is

Pakistan Selects Rockwell Collins For C-130 Avionics Upgrade

The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) selected Rockwell Collins to supply its Flight2 integrated avionics suite for the PAF’s 11 Lockheed Martin C-130E and 5 C-130B transport aircraft. In its official news release, Rockwell Collins says it will supply Flight2 hardware as well as requisite training

Pakistan Receives Cessna Medevac Aircraft From The U.S.

The Pakistan Army Aviation Corps (PAA) took delivery of two Cessna 208B Grand Caravan EX and four Cessna T206H Stationair aircraft from the U.S. on Friday, March 31. Pakistan ordered the six aircraft in April 2016 under a U.S. $14.09 million contract that includes the

Česká Zbrojovka (CZ) Official Confirms Negotiation Agreement With Pakistan

During a marketing demonstration to law-enforcement agencies (LEA) in Quetta, Baluchistan, a Česká zbrojovka (CZ) official confirmed the letter-of-understanding (LoU) CZ signed with Pakistan Ordnance Factories (POF) during IDEAS 2016, which took place in November 2016 in Karachi, Pakistan. The official stated: “Recently we have

COAS Addresses UK Think Tank, Pakistan Community

LONDON (APP): Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa Tuesday addressed the United Kingdom (UK) think tank Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) and Pakistani community at the Pakistan High Commission and shared his thoughts on geo-political environment, security challenges and role of Pakistan Army

Beijing Set to Commission First Made-in-China Aircraft Carrier

The PLAN’s first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, was built abroad in 1985, so the Shandong offers commanders a significantly modernized carrier. The natively built ship promises to be a major source of national pride. The vessel’s construction has taken place in Dalian, a city approximately nine hours drive from Beijing.