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In a first, Chinese delegation to participate in Aero India

In a first, Chinese delegation to participate in Aero India

China will participate for the first time in the Aero India, the biennial International Aerospace and Defence Exhibition, officials said Monday.

Reliance Defence And Engineering Limited (RDEL) To Undertake Repair and Maintenance Works For U.S. Navy at, Pipavav, Gujarat.

Reliance Defence And Engineering Limited (RDEL) To Undertake Repair and Maintenance Works For U.S. Navy at, Pipavav, Gujarat.

Reliance Infrastructure Limited (RInfra) controlled Reliance Defence and Engineering Limited (RDEL) has signed the Master Ship Repair Agreement (MSRA) with U.S. Navy. Earlier in January 2017

AI on expansion mode, Eastern Region to get more flights

AI on expansion mode, Eastern Region to get more flights

With the induction of more Dreamliners to its fleet this year, national carrier Air India is planning to start more direct international flights, including one from Kolkata,” AI Chairman and Managing Director Ashwani Lohani said here today.

SAAB eyes naval aircraft deal post LCA-Navy failure

SAAB eyes naval aircraft deal post LCA-Navy failure

Swedish defence firm SAAB, which has already fighting Lockheed Martin to bag the orders from the Indian Air Force (IAF) for a single-engine fighter aircraft, has also expressed interest to supply the Indian Navy with an aircraft capable of taking off from carriers. The navy is looking for an aircraft after the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) naval variant failed to meet its expectations.

Co-ordinated Ops of Su-30s, Jaguars, IL 78 (AAR), MiG 29Ks INS Vikramaditya At TROPEX-2017

Co-ordinated Ops of Su-30s, Jaguars, IL 78 (AAR), MiG 29Ks INS Vikramaditya At TROPEX-2017

TROPEX 17 assumes special significance in the backdrop of the current security scenario, being aimed at testing combat readiness of the combined fleets of the Indian Navy, and the assets of the Indian Air Force, Indian Army and the Indian Coast Guard. It will also strengthen inter-operability and joint operations in a complex environment.

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar forms committee to make promotion system fair, transparent

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar forms committee to make promotion system fair, transparent

Against the backdrop of controversies surrounding promotions in the Army, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has formed a high-level committee

Parrikar Constitutes An Internal Committee To Analyse Recommendations Of Shekatkar Panel

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.

PM Narendra Modi to visit Israel sometimes In June-July this year to stregthen  bilateral ties

PM Narendra Modi to visit Israel sometimes In June-July this year to stregthen bilateral ties

As India and Israel celebrate 25 years of bilateral diplomatic ties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit India’s major defence partner–Israel this year to further strengthen the existing bilateral ties between the two nations.

India’s Defence Budget Up 6%, Higher Capital Allocation Cheers Defence Industry

India’s Defence Budget Up 6%, Higher Capital Allocation Cheers Defence Industry

A move that cheered the defence industry on Wednesday, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his Budget proposals for 2017-18 increased the defence budget allocation to Rs 2,74,114.12 crore, a 5.6% increase over the revised estimates of the present year. This exclude Defence pension that is not part of this allocation. Significantly, this shows that India’s defence […]

Whatever be the results of Goa elections, Manohar Parrikar to continue as India’s defence minister : Sources

Whatever be the results of Goa elections, Manohar Parrikar to continue as India’s defence minister : Sources

While it may be a bit early to predict as to who becomes the chief minister of Goa if BJP returns to power but what is becoming apparent is that Manohar Parrikar will not be relived from her s present role and will continue as India’s defence minister.