Archiv für den Tag: 19. Dezember 2011

Pakistan – Modernisation of the PAF

A perceptive article on the modernisation and expansion of the Pakistan Air Force. The writer asserts that Pakistan Air Force is engaged in a massive modernisation since 1990. The current and future acquisitions of the PAF would enhance both the quality and quantity of equipment. Consistent demands for high technology […]


China – PLA Air Force (PLAAF): Doctrine and Strategy

An analytical overview of the Doctrine and Strategy of the Chinese PLAAF. The writer highlights that change in the PLAAF is happening across a wide front and in myriad endeavours, in operational matters, in institutional affairs and in the acquisition of new capabilities. Today, the PLAAF is more operationally capable […]


Pakistan – Modernisation of the PAF

A perceptive article on the modernisation and expansion of the Pakistan Air Force. The writer asserts that Pakistan Air Force is engaged in a massive modernisation since 1990. The current and future acquisitions of the PAF would enhance both the quality and quantity of equipment. Consistent demands for high technology […]


PLA Air Force (PLAAF): Doctrine and Strategy

This article is published with the kind permission of „Defence and Security Alert (DSA) Magazine“ New Delhi-India Changing PLA, Changing PLA Air Force -“We should keep deepening and broadening preparations for military struggle, quicken the pace of the modernisation work of the troops and keep enhancing the capability of accomplishing […]


Pakistan – Modernisation of the PAF

This article is published with the kind permission of „Defence and Security Alert (DSA) Magazine“ New Delhi-India “It is my strong conviction that offensive application of airpower is what can yield positive results in a war.” – Air Chief Marshal Mushaf Ali Mir, CAS, Pakistan Air Force, 2002. A perceptive […]


Afghanistan – Mass Reintegration of Insurgents in Qala-I-Naw

Qala-i-Naw, Afghanistan (14 December, 2011) —This morning, fifteen groups of insurgents from different parts of the province of Badghis have gone to the Badghis Provincial Government facilities (former Spanish contingent base and assigned to the Afghan Administration), with the common goal of abandoning the fight against the Afghan Government and […]


Indian Air Force in Transition

This article is published with the kind permission of „Defence and Security Alert (DSA) Magazine“ New Delhi-India An excellent overview of the evolution of aerospace power in India and the way ahead. The writer highlights the fact that the combat potential of the combat fleet of the IAF has been […]


India – Indian Air Force in Transition

An excellent overview of the evolution of aerospace power in India and the way ahead. The writer highlights the fact that the combat potential of the combat fleet of the IAF has been declining over the last decade is not a closely guarded secret. With the MiG-23 fleet and several […]