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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

Defence deals for Rs 92K crore in 3 years and Rs 72K crore in 2 years inked with local vendors : Govt

Defence deals for Rs 92K crore in 3 years and Rs 72K crore in 2 years inked with local vendors : Govt

The Government signed as many as 73 defence deals amounting to Rs 72,303 crore with local vendors in the past two years in line with the NDA government’s flagship “Make in India” programme. During the same period, 85 cases involving Rs.1,60,362 crore have been accorded Acceptance of Necessity (AON) by Defence Acquisition Council under the ‘Buy (Indian)’ […]

Modi’s Act East Policy To Further Export of Akash and Bramhos Missile To Vietnam

Modi’s Act East Policy To Further Export of Akash and Bramhos Missile To Vietnam

In line with Government’s Act East Policy, both public and private defence companies are looking to export defence products and equipments to friendly nations like Vietnam, Thailand and others.   India has held a range of talks on the sale of indigenously developed surface-to-air Akash missile and supersonic Bramhos missile to Vietnam, the government today […]

Govt Provides Details Of State-wise Defence pensioners

Govt Provides Details Of State-wise Defence pensioners

Dr S Bahmare in Lok Sabha Gave Details of State-wise assessed number of Defence Pensioners as on 01.04.2016 are enclosed as under:

Israeli designed underwater harbour defence, surveillance system launched

Israeli designed underwater harbour defence, surveillance system launched

Harbour Defence and security of Mumbai gets a boost with launch of underwater harbour defence, surveillance system in Mumbai on February 3.

DRDO Working On Four New Projects & Technologies For Accurate Avalanche Prediction:Govt

DRDO Working On Four New Projects & Technologies For Accurate Avalanche Prediction:Govt

The government said on Friday that DRDO is working on four projects to develop new technologies for more accurate prediction of avalanches

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.

An Air Enclave For The Indian Navy In Mumbai

An Air Enclave For The Indian Navy In Mumbai

An Indian Navy Air Enclave was inaugurated on Wednesday at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai. The new Indian Naval Air Enclave has a big hangar and a large dispersal, on land owned by the Navy, adjacent to the Runway and the taxi track.

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 […]