28TH Indo–Thai CORPAT

News:The 28th edition of India-Thailand Coordinated Patrol (Indo-Thai CORPAT) exercise is being conducted from 05–15 September 2019. Facts: Indo-Thai CORPAT exercise is a bilateral maritime exercise between Indian Navy and Royal Thai Navy. The two countries have been participating in the biannual Coordinated Patrol (CORPAT) since 2003. The objective of the exercise is to ensure… Continue reading 28TH Indo–Thai CORPAT

IAF Chief BS Dhanoa begins 3-day visit to Thailand on Monday

Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa is on a three-day visit to Thailand from August 26, 2019. He will represent India at 2019 Indo Pacific Chiefs of Defence (CHOD) Conference being held in Bangkok. The theme for the conference is “Collaboration in a free and Open Indo – Pacific”. The conference seeks to provide perspectives… Continue reading IAF Chief BS Dhanoa begins 3-day visit to Thailand on Monday

Thailand in talks with India to buy Brahmos cruise missiles

According to media reports, Thailand is in talks with India over purchasing BrahMos supersonic cruise missiles. If the sale materialises, it will be the first export of the BrahMos missile by India. BrahMos missile is a 2.5 ton supersonic air to surface cruise missile with ranges of close to 300 km. BrahMos is a joint… Continue reading Thailand in talks with India to buy Brahmos cruise missiles

Asian military forces hold annual ‘Cobra Gold’ exercise

Thailand and United States has recently hosted the opening ceremony for the 38th Cobra Gold military exercise in Thailand. The Cobra Gold is the largest annual Asia-Pacific military exercise. It was first held in 1982. The aim of the exercise is to improve coordination and inter-operability between USA, Thailand and other participating nations in both… Continue reading Asian military forces hold annual ‘Cobra Gold’ exercise