Tag: DAC

6-Year-Old Aircraft Plan For Private Sector In Doldrums

Much before the government finalised the new "strategic partnership" policy six months ago to boost the Indian private sector's

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Government Finally Clears Mega Project To Acquire 111 Helicopters For Indian Navy

Government Finally Clears Mega Project To Acquire 111 Helicopters For Indian Navy

In a major move, the defence ministry today approved procurement of 111 utility helicopters for the Indian Navy at

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The Chequered History Behind Kalvari’s Induction

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman chaired her first DAC (Defence Acquisition Council) meeting on September 27 and accorded ‘Acceptance of

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Army Pushes For Futuristic Infantry Combat Vehicle Under Make-In-India

As the Navy and the IAF have taken lead to carry forward their respective flagship projects, the Army has

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Navy asked to redraw its shopping list

The Defence Ministry has put on hold the long term acquisition plan of the Indian Navy worth almost Rs

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Nirmala Sitharaman draws new Laxman Rekhas for MoD functioning

Within days of her taking over, India's new defence minister Nirmala Sitharama has issued several pathbreaking directives to

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Government Gives Go Ahead For Attack Helicopters For Army

The Narendra Modi Government has  approved purchase of six more attack helicopters to be procured for the Indian Army

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India May Not Get Its Second Lot Of Apache Attack Helicopters Anytime Soon

On September 22, 2015, the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) approved the procurement of Apache attack helicopters for the

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Decision On $8 Bn Futuristic Infantry Combat Vehicle Deal Likely By July End

When the Defence Acquisition Council headed by defence minister Arun Jaitley meets end of this month, a decision is expected

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Sanjay Mitra Takes Over as the New Defence Secretary

Sanjay Mitra, the 1982 batch IAS officer, West Bengal Cadre took over as the new Defence Secretary on May

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