Category Archives: India

The Incongruence of IBSAMAR

by Paul Pryce. Paul Pryce is a Junior Research Fellow at the Atlantic Council of Canada. With degrees in political science from universities on both sides of the pond, he has previously worked in conflict resolution as a Research Fellow … Continue reading

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Interview: Herausforderungen und Chancen im Indopazifischen Raum

Offiziere.ch führte ein Interview mit dem Politikwissenschaftler Dan Krause auf der Grundlage seines Buches “Europa als sicherheitspolitischer Akteur” “Zusammengenommen stellt der Indopazifische Raum ein globales und wirtschaftliches Kraftzentrum von etwa drei Milliarden Menschen dar, dessen weitere Entwicklung herausragenden Einfluss für … Continue reading

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India: INS Hansa’s SBTF In Operation

The latest imagery acquired in May 2014 of INS Hansa, a location on India’s western coast in Goa, confirms that the Navy’s Shore Based Testing Facility (SBTF) is operational. Although India inaugurated the facility back in March, it was unknown at … Continue reading

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India’s Project Varsha Gets Underway

As India expands its naval fleet, it looks to build additional navy bases to berth new warships. Satellite imagery acquired by DigitalGlobe of Rambilli, a location 50km southwest of India’s East Fleet HQ Vizag, shows recent construction activity to support India’s … Continue reading

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India’s P-8I at INS Rajali, Tamil Nadu

Recent satellite imagery acquired by Astrium on 19 March 2014 shows one of India’s latest acquisitions, the multi-mission P-8I  maritime  patrol aircraft. Parked on the apron at Tamil Nadu’s INS Rajali, India’s new platform is a variant of Boeing’s P-8A Poseidon originally built … Continue reading

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Remote-control warfare – a new report by Open Briefing

by Rob O’Gorman and Chris Abbott / Open Briefing The introduction and development of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and unmanned combat air vehicles (UCAVs) by an increasing number of countries is creating both new opportunities and complex challenges. From an … Continue reading

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Who is Ahead in Asia’s Carrier Arms Race?

by Felix F. Seidler. Felix is a fellow at the Institute for Security Policy, University of Kiel, Germany and runs the site Seidlers Sicherheitspolitik“. This article was published there at first. Asia’s maritime arms race has again highlighted the emerging … Continue reading

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Maritime Machtverschiebungen: Aufstieg der BRICs, Abstieg des Westens? (2/2)

von Felix F. Seidler. Felix F. Seidler ist freier Mitarbeiter am Institut für Sicherheitspolitik an der Universität in Kiel und Administrator von Seidlers Sicherheitspolitik. Dieser Artikel wurde dort als erstes veröffentlicht. Der Westen und die BRICs schwächeln wirtschaftlich. Trotzdem sind … Continue reading

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Geostrategic Aircraft Carrier Rating: Why India Matters More Than China

by Felix F. Seidler, Editor of the “Deutschland Agenda” and owner of Seidlers Sicherheitspolitik” – the article was first published on “Seidlers Sicherheitspolitik”. Aircraft carriers are going to be an indispensable asset for all players in the “Indo-Pacific Maritime Great … Continue reading

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Atommächte im Spannungsfeld regionaler und globaler Veränderungen – Teil 2

Fortsetzung von Atommächte im Spannungsfeld regionaler und globaler Veränderungen – Teil 1 Die Nuklearpolitik Indiens und Pakistans Zwei Beiträge im Sammelband konzentrieren sich schwergewichtig auf die Energiepolitik Indiens: Maren Becker befasst sich mit dem globalen Comeback der Nuklearenergie und den … Continue reading

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