One Indian Navy Advanced Light Helicopter MK III has been deployed at Maldives on 27 Apr 16. The helicopter will be based at Kadhdhoo Island in Laamu Atol of Maldives.The helicopter will assist MNDF for undertaking Search And Rescue, Casualty Evacuation, Coastal Surveillance, Maritime Reconnaissance, Communication and Logistic Duties. The Indian Naval Contingent headed by […]
The total procurement for three services (Army, Navy and Air Force) for year 2014-15 was Rs. 78753.85 Crores, out of which the procurement from indigenous sources was Rs. 49531.55 Crores. The value of production of Defence Public Sector Undertakings (DPSUs) and Ordnance Factories in the same year was Rs. 46936 Crores. Since the opening of […]
DefenceAviationPost.com – Your Very Own Digital Platform for Defence and Aviation news, announces its formal launch a day ahead of the DefExpo India 2016. To mark its launch, this digital platform, that believes in delivering “FACTS”, spoke exclusively to Defence Minister, Manohar Parrikar, Deputy Chief of Army Staff, Lt Gen Subrata Saha and prominent industrialists including the Senior Vice President and Head Defence & Aerospace, Member of the Board L&T Heavy Engineering, J D Patil and the Chairman and Managing Director, Bharat Forge, Baba Kalyani for their views on how they view the growth of India’s Defence sector, the new DPP, on the changes they will like to see in the backdrop of huge investments that is anticipated in this crucial and strategic sector and lastly on industry’s existing capabilities and the road ahead. So enjoy these interviews and do send your comments to us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
With Best Wishes Message From RM, Manohar Parrikar
The Army Commander’s Conference will be held from 25 April to 30 Apr 2016, in New Delhi to appraise current and emerging strategic security scenario, review of operational preparedness of the Indian Army and aspects pertaining to training, administration, military technology and force modernisation
INS Karmuk, an indigenously built Missile Corvette based at the Andaman and Nicobar Command, along with a Dornier Maritime Patrol Aircraft, are participating in the 22nd Indo-Thai Coordinated Patrol (CORPAT), scheduled from 19-27 Apr 16 in the Andaman Sea.
Team DefenceAviationPost The massive expansion plans of the Gulf carriers, especially the big three – Emirates, Etihad and Qatar – have made the global aviation industry sit up and take notice. Flying to almost every corner of the world, the Gulf carriers are giving the locals a run for their money. While European and […]
India’s air passenger traffic grew by 24% this year with domestic airlines carrying 230 lakh passengers in the first three months of 2016 as compared to 185.46 lakh last year. IndiGo continues its dominant position. Market share rose to 38.4% compared to 36.8% in February…
Iran has signed two agreements with Airbus covering new aircraft orders and a comprehensive civil aviation co-operation package. Agreements for 118 new aircraft, pilot training, airport operations and ATM support
Under the new policy, an appellate board is likely to be formed within the ministry to consider past and future cases earmarked for blacklisting and debarment of companies would be considered as the last resort.