SP's Land Forces - Issue 1 - 2023<< Previous Issue
I wish to compliment “SP Guide Publications” for publishing a special issue on the occasion of The Army Day. The edition provides the readers a comprehensive and informative insight into Indian Army’s achievements over the years.
In an interview with Jayant Baranwal, Editor-in-Chief, SP’s Land Forces, covering a wide range of subjects, General Manoj Pande, Chief of the Army Staff, talks about how the Indian Army is developing its capability and operational readiness to meet the continuous challenges facing them across the spectrum of conflict
Army Chief General Manoj Pande addressed a press conference ahead of the Army Day on January 15, summarising the year and the current scenario
The Defence Budget 2023-2024 is Rs 5.94 lakh crore, an increase of about 12.5 per cent over last year
As curtains fall on 2022, here is a snapshot of the year gone by and the changed geopolitical world that it leaves behind
Very short-range Air Defence VSHORAD and C-UAS radar
All the proposals for procurement of missile systems are under the Buy (Indian-IDDM) category
The light-weight category combat vehicles (IFV, airborne assault vehicles, APC) are able to determine the combat potential of a country’s armed forces due to their application versatility.
Indian Army celebrated its 75th Army Day on January 15, 2023 in Bengaluru. It was the first time that the Army Day was held outside the National Capital in order to increase the participation of people, especially the youth in ‘Knowing their Army’.
Tata Boeing Aerospace Limited (TBAL) has delivered the first fuselage for six AH-64 Apache attack helicopters ordered by the Indian Army from its state-of-the-art facility in Hyderabad.
Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) conducted a successful maiden flight-test of Phase-II Ballistic Missile Defence (BMD) interceptor AD-1 missile with large kill altitude bracket from APJ Abdul Kalam Island off the coast of Odisha on November 2, 2022.
The biennial Tri-Services Amphibious Exercise, AMPHEX 2023 was conducted at Kakinada, Andhra Pradesh from January 17 to 22, 2023.
A successful training launch of a Short-Range Ballistic Missile, Prithvi-II was carried out on January 10, 2023 from the Integrated Test Range, Chandipur off the coast of Odisha.
Lt General Ajai Kumar Singh assumed the command of Southern Command on November 1, 2022. He was commissioned into the Seventh Battalion of the Eleventh Gorkha Rifles in December 1984.
The Indian Army has continued to be the crown of the nation, serving and protecting the country over years. Last month on January 15, the Indian Army celebrated its 75th Army Day in line with the 75 years of Independence and Azaadi ka Amrit Mahotsav that the country is celebrating.