The Inertial Navigation System for Ship Application (INS-SA) developed by Hyderabad-based Research Centre Imarat (RCI) of the DRDO for ship navigation was handed over to Indian Navy.
Three naval systems, developed by premier defence research organisation DRDO, was today handed over to the navy by Defence Minister Arun Jaitley.
When the Centre for Joint Warfare Studies (CENJOWS) was set up in 2007, its mission was to “Rise above sectoral and departmental legacies, and examine joint warfare and synergy issues in their entirety”.
While showing a keen interest in taking the ‘Make in India’ initiative further with Indian defence firms, the Russian defence industry has asked the Indian government to put in place some kind of a ratification mechanism (that is actually not a guarantee but some kind of official government backing) for its engagements with the private defence companies of India.
Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday hosted a reception for the armed forces personnel who were conferred gallantry awards. President Pranab Mukherjee had on Monday awarded Kirti Chakra, Shaurya Chakra and other awards to armed forces personnel at an event at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
India today asked Russia to adopt a liberal approach in sharing technology for components of major defence platforms saying it was critical to keep them in operational readiness as most of its weapons systems are of Russian-origin.
Union minister Arun Jaitley, who was appointed the Defence minister just days ago after Manohar Parrikar stepped down to become the chief minister of Goa, met Russia’s Minister of Trade and Industry Denis Manturov at Manekshaw Centre on Friday
India and Russia on Friday signed key agreements for long-term maintenance support for Sukhoi-30MKI fleet of fighter jets of the Indian Air Force (IAF).
National security is not an issue on which political parties should attack each other, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said in the Lok Sabha on Friday.