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.
The President of India and Supreme Commander of Indian Armed Forces, Shri Pranab Mukherjee awarded the Prestigious President’s Standard and Colours to 125 Helicopter Squadron and Mechanical Training Institute (MTI) respectively, during a grand ceremonial parade held at Air Force Station Tambaram today.
Experts believe that the paltry hike in the defence budget has dashed hopes of any major step towards military modernisation this year despite heightened tensions with Pakistan and the increasing military capabilities of China
fter nearly a year of hard work and intense engagement with the industry at all levels and best academic and R&D institutions of the country,
The decision to have an army contingent from UAE parade alongside the Indian armed forces during the Republic Day celebrations
After serving the Indian armed forces in various capacities, the German-origin, India-made twin-turboprop Dornier Do-228 aircraft is soon expected to don the colours of flag carrier Air India to boost regional connectivity.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on the eve of India’s 70th Independence Day that it has been a consistent endeavour of the Government to work towards the welfare and well being of the men serving the Indian Armed Forces (Army, Navy, Air Force and the Coast Guard). “Considering the hardships and long separation of Jawans […]