Single largest order awarded to an Indian private OEM in Land Systems. Tata Motors to supply 619 6X6 High Mobility Vehicles. Developed indigenously, the Tata 6X6 is a high mobility all-terrain all-wheel drive vehicle
Asia’s biggest land and maritime show—DefExpo India 2016 already has participation of 1055 companies and with the registration process continuing, the number may even cross 1100, officials associated with the event told DA Post.
Official delegations comprising 204 delegates from 44 countries are coming for DefExpo 2016.
Bharat Forge will also showcase a 45 calibre gun at DefExpo
Bharat-52 is a long range artillery gun developed indigenously by Kalyani Group and will be showcased in Goa at the DefExpo India 2016.
Thales will showcase a wide range of systems and equipment designed to meet today’s critical needs of the armed forces. This would include display of its latest works in missile technologies, radars and support system during the Defexpo 2016.
The much awaited Defence Procurement Procedures (DPP) Policy is likely to be announced by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar at the opening of the Defence Expo 2016 on March 28, highly placed sources told DefenceAviationPost.com.
While addressing other issues, the one big point in the DPP will be a level playing field for the industry, something the latter has been asking the policy makers for promoting the Make in India indigenous production program.
“The policy is likely to be announced on March 28th while it will notified or its implementation will be from April 2nd, 2016,” official sources said, adding that this policy will be game changer as it spells out measures to promote indigenisation in the defence sector.
President Pranab Mukherjee to inaugurate the India Aviation air show in Hyderabad
PM Narendra Modi arrived at Jaisalmer visits Rajasthan March 18, 2016) to witness Exercise Iron Fist 2016 at Air Force Firing Range, Pokhran
BAE Systems’ world-class, battle-proven M777 ultra lightweight howitzer, for which India and the United States are in discussions for a Foreign Military Sale for the Indian Army, will take centrestage at the company’s stand at the ninth edition of DefExpo, India’s premier land, naval and security exhibition in Goa later this month.
IAF showcased delivering fire power both by day as well as by night