Tag Archives: COMCASA

India, Australia to Adopt classified Communications: Official

Although the Australian Navy is, at present, “hanging off” COMCASA — India’s secure communications agreement with the U.S. — Australia and India are “moving forward” toward a classified-level communications environment, a senior Australian Navy spokesperson said. The spokesperson said COMCASA (the Communications Compatibility and Security

After 48 Years of Neglect, Navy Gets New Helicopters To Replace Its Sea King Fleet

In July 1971, the first British made Sea King helicopter landed on the deck of INS Vikrant, India’s first aircraft carrier. 48 years later, the INS Vikrant is long gone – decommissioned and broken up, but variants of the same Sea King helicopter continue to

Why Trump Doesn’t Want To Lose ‘Friend’ India

US President Donald Trump’s waiver to India for the ongoing project in Chabahar port in Iran was a relief to New Delhi. Especially because this waiver comes in addition to the six-month relief from sanctions on the import of Iranian oil granted to seven other

India’s S-400 Deal Likely To Invite US Sanctions, Says Washington

The purchase of major military equipments like the multi-billion-dollar S-400 Triumf from Russia would be considered as a “significant transaction” and has a potential for imposing tough US sanctions, the Trump administration said Friday, as India mulls buying the air defence systems. Trump on Thursday

As We Get Closer To US, Let’s Not Forget The Past

Hello Defence Lovers, By signing the Communication and Information on Security Memorandum of Agreement, or CISMOA, which the Americans generously renamed COMCASA  (Communications Compatibility and Security Agreement) to reflect its India-specific nature, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government has achieved what all his predecessors yearned for.

Russia Was The Elephant In The Room At First 2+2 Indo-US Dialogue

As India and United States inked the Communications Compatibility and Security Agreement (COMCASA) allowing Indian platforms like warships to access data from US Satellites in New Delhi at the first 2+2 dialogue between India and United States of America, India- Russia defence ties and purchase

7 Reasons How COMCASA Is So Important For India

 India will now be on a stronger footing in case of Doklam-type crisis in future as it will have access to superior intelligence and information about battle situations, thanks to COMCASA. India and China were locked in a conflict for months over a border dispute