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Accelerating Defence Ties With India, Boeing Creates Indian Arm- Boeing Defense India

Accelerating Defence Ties With India, Boeing Creates Indian Arm- Boeing Defense India

Boeing on Wednesday announced the establishment of Boeing Defense India (BDI), a local operating entity. This India specific entity will support the Boeing’s future growth objectives in India in the areas of services and support, sales and marketing, sourcing, manufacturing and engineering.

Parrikar Constitutes An Internal Committee To Analyse Recommendations Of Shekatkar Panel

An internal committee has been constituted within the Defence Ministry to analyse the recommendations made by the Shekatkar panel in its report, submitted to the defence minister Manohar Parrikar on December 21. This internal committee of the ministry will identify the recommendations to be accepted and to frame the key action points as well as a roadmap for their implementation.

Union Budget 2017-18 May Allocate More Funds For India’s Defence Sector

India’s renewed focus on security and aggressive plans on modernisation of the Armed forces coupled with the focus to spend more on training are indicators that point towards an increased budget allocation for the defence sector.

Listen to Airlines to make the Regional Connectivity Scheme a Success

Modi government’s ambitious regional connectivity scheme is a laudable initiative that can help transform India’s aviation sector like never before.

Shed the flab, reduce wasteful expenditure, modernise combat forces, says the Shekatkar expert committee report

A 4-star chief of defence staff (CDS) as the chief military adviser to the defence minister, devising an integrated war approach by the Indian Army, Navy and Air Force, financial management reforms and doing away with the multi-layered system of according financial clearances (first within the finance division of MoD and then at the finance ministry), effective utilisation of resources and roll on of unused funds are some of the proposals of the Lt Gen DB Shekatkar expert committee.

Is Our Society Ready If Women Are Asked to Share Similar Responsibilities as Men if inducted In Combat positions in Indian Army, asks COAS Gen Bipin Rawat

Asserting that equal opportunity brings equal responsibility, Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat today said it’s up to women

Maintaining Motivation and Morale of the Indian Army is my First Priority,” Gen Bipin Rawat

Announcing the setting up of an appropriate redressal mechanism, India’s Chief of Army Staff, General Bipin Rawat said on Friday

FlightStats Data Upsets The Maharaja of Skies, AirIndia terms the Data as Fabricated.

India’s state-owned carrier Air India has rubbished reports published by flight data firm FlightStats that listed it listing it as the world’s third worst performing airline in the world. Stating that the data was fabricated, Air India has assured that the management will investigate the matter till the end.

Army Firepower Stimulus To Augment New Age Solutions From Industry and Academia

January 9, 2017, for the first time, saw a blend of industry and academia at the Army’s “firepower show” conducted at the Artillery School, Deolali in Maharashtra. This convergence brought together a large section of India’s defence industry including leaders like the Larsen & Toubro, Tata’s, Bharat Forge and others along with various mid-segment industry groups, SMEs and MSMEs as also representatives of leading academic institutions including the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs), the Bangalore-based Indian Institute of Science (IISc), and other academic organisations from across the country.

Shekatkhar Panel Report To Unveil Major Service Reforms

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has time and again shared his concerns over lack of continuity in senior level appointments of the armed forces.