February 3, 2023

POLICY EXCERPTS

CHARTING A NEW COURSE FOR INDIA AND NAVIGATING POLICY CHALLENGES IN THE 21ST CENTURY IN THE REALM OF DEFENCE, SECURITY AND RELATED ISSUES. THIS EXCLUSIVE SECTION WILL SERVE AS A GUIDE FOR VARIOUS POLICY CHALLENGES WHICH INDIA FACES BY COLLECTING EXCLUSIVE OPINIONS BY RENOWNED EXPERTS FROM BOOKS, RESEARCH PAPERS, CONFERENCES, JOURNALS, WEB ARTICLES ETC. WITH REPUTED ACADEMIC RECORD. HENCE, IT IS A UNIQUE CONTRIBUTION IN BUILDING INDIA’S STRATEGIC CULTURE. THE SECTION NOT NECESSARILY REFLECT THE VIEWS OF IADN.

‘Significant breakthrough’: This new sea salt battery has 4 times the capacity of lithium

‘Significant breakthrough’: This new sea salt battery has 4 times the capacity of lithium

Pazdin DalalDec 25, 20223 min read

Your electronics could soon be powered by an ultra cheap sea salt battery.Researchers have built a new cheap battery with four times the energy storage capacity of lithium.Constructed from sodium-sulphur…

It’s Costing Peanuts for the US to Defeat Russia

It’s Costing Peanuts for the US to Defeat Russia

Pazdin DalalDec 23, 20226 min read

Source: CEPA Former President Trump, and others in the US including some Democrats as well as Republicans, have criticized continued US support for Ukraine in its war with Russia. They…

Top Features of the New B-21 Raider

Top Features of the New B-21 Raider

Shantanu K. BansalDec 3, 20225 min read

Source: Northrop Grumman Northrop Grumman’s B-21 Raider will be unveiled Dec. 2 at the company’s site in Palmdale, Calif., marking the first time the world’s first sixth-generation aircraft will be…

Did You Know That F-16 Was Used to Test Tejas FBW?

Did You Know That F-16 Was Used to Test Tejas FBW?

Shantanu K. BansalNov 12, 20223 min read

F-16 VISTA was used as a testbed to test the initial version of the Tejas LCA’s fly-by-wire system. Development of a FBW flight control system requires extensive knowledge of flight…

The F-35 Helmet Costs More than a Ferrari and Takes 2 Days to Get Fitted

The F-35 Helmet Costs More than a Ferrari and Takes 2 Days to Get Fitted

IADN Editorial TeamNov 11, 20221 min read

The carbon-fiber helmet is custom-built to fit each individual pilot. It takes two days to get fitted small things such as a new haircut or a couple of pounds gained…

India must rethink Myanmar policy as junta loses grip over territory

India must rethink Myanmar policy as junta loses grip over territory

Pazdin DalalOct 6, 20227 min read

Myanmar’s military junta is fast losing control over large swathes of territory, especially in the strategic coastal province of Rakhine which may necessitate an urgent rethink of New Delhi’s policy…

Bell’s New Helicopter Has Detachable Wings

Bell’s New Helicopter Has Detachable Wings

Shantanu K. BansalJul 16, 20226 min read

Bell’s helicopter has wings to help it handle high speeds A traditional airplane gets the lift it needs to stay in the air from its wings. A helicopter, meanwhile, has large…

Why India Didn’t Condemn Russian Invasion in Ukraine Overlooking the US and the West?

Why India Didn’t Condemn Russian Invasion in Ukraine Overlooking the US and the West?

Shantanu K. BansalApr 26, 20229 min read

India’s response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine has been distinctive among the major democracies and among U.S. strategic partners. Despite its discomfort with Moscow’s war, New Delhi has adopted…