The Indian Army displayed its operational prowess of striking deep into the enemy territory in an integrated Air-Land battle environment during an exercise, called Ex-SHATRUJEEY conducted for 5 days in the deserts of Rajasthan
“Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will once again strike a tough bargain for India during the ongoing three day visit of the US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter, a bargain that will see the country benefitng on both the economic and strategic front besides gaining immensely on the technical front
The deal for 36 fighter jets was first announced during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to France last year. The two sides had hoped to wrap up the strategic order during President Francois Hollande’s Republic Day visit in January, but the two sides had failed to reach a consensus on the price. As reported by DefenceAviationPost.com, India wants to keep the price at around Rs 60,000 crore. Defence minister Manohar Parrikar had told DefenceAviationPost in an exclusive interview last month that he wanted to close the multi-billion dollar deal as early as possible.
Leading from front, DRDO and DPSUs
Reliance Defence Ltd along with Ukraine based State Corporation ANTONOV have agreed to cooperate on dual version transport aircraft for Military, Para military and Commercial use in India; Requirement of more than 500 aircraft in different roles; market size exceed Rs 35,000 cr over next 15 yrs
The 105 ultra-light gun-GARUDA by Bharat Forge. “While a normal 105 gun is 3200 kilos but we have built a gun that is 900 kilos and this can be mounted on a pick-up truck (Technology is called Hybrid Recoil),”.
Despite reformist mindset opportunities being denied to new players on grounds of lack of experience
Need to encourage PSUs to work with the private sector as partners or in joint ventures, says Ambani
The Kalashnikov assault rifles could soon be manufactured in India and samples of the rifle’s variants supplied to Indian manufacturing partners, a senior Russian defence trade official said on Tuesday. “There is a project for the production of Kalashnikov
PHAROS, a fire control radar for both gun and missile systems, provides defence against small, fast moving and highly manoeuvrable air and surface targets