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Air marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa to be the next IAF chief

20-Dec-2016

Air Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa PVSM AVSM YSM VM ADC will takeover as Chief of Air Staff on 31 December 2016, on retirement of Air Chief Mar...

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DRDO Sscientists get top honours

09-Dec-2016

Three eminent scientists of DRDO from Bangalore, Ms. J Manjula, Director General (Electronics & Communication Systems), Dr. Sanjay Burman, Outs...

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The “iNkunzi ” in Denel’s kraal gets global reach

08-Dec-2016

Advanced versions of Denel PMP’s iNkunzi PAW semi-automatic weapon, deployed to destroy high-value targets especially in urban warfare, have ...

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Denel partnership with European manufacturer successful

07-Dec-2016

Africa’s leading ammunition manufacturer, Denel PMP, is partnering with Nordic company, NAMMO, to produce niche products that meet the specia...

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Rosoboronexport displays Advanced Russian Defense Products at ArmHiTec 2016

13-Oct-2016

Rosoboronexport (part of the Rostec State Corporation) is taking part in the first International Exhibition of Arms and Defense Technology ArmHiTec...

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IFS appoints Roy Chan to spearhead growth in ASEAN A&D market

13-Oct-2016

IFS, the global enterprise applications company,  the appointmented of Roy Chan as ASEAN Strategic Market Development Coordinator. In his new ...

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First new standard A330 MRTT makes maiden flight

05-Oct-2016

Airbus Defence and Space has successfully completed the maiden flight of the first new standard A330 MRTT Multi Role Tanker Transport. This model i...

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Pratt & Whitney’s Singapore Engine Center Achieves 7,600 Engine Overhaul Milestone

27-Sep-2016

Pratt & Whitney has overhauled more than 7,600 engines at its Singapore engine center, marking a significant milestone in the center’s hi...

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First ATR 72-600 High Capacity delivered to Cebu Pacific

24-Sep-2016

Cebu Pacific,  the Philippines’ largest airline ,  took delivery of the very first ATR 72-600 High Capacit...

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Gulf Aviation Academy Signs MoU with SpeedJet Aviation

24-Sep-2016

Heralding India’s growing dominance in the aviation market, Gulf Aviation Academy (GAA), part of Bahrain Mumtalakat Holding Com...

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SCHUNK’S TENDO Aviation- demands high for aviation and aeronautics

24-Sep-2016

The SCHUNK high-performance hydraulic expansion toolholder TENDO Aviation was developed especially for demanding applications with a requirement fo...

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India-Russia Joint Military Exercise Indra-2016 Begins in Vladivostok

24-Sep-2016

The eighth edition of India-Russia Joint Military Exercise ‘INDRA-2016’ has begun in the Ussiriysk District in Vladivostok, Russia. Mai...

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Lockheed Martin and Japan Celebrate Roll Out of First F-35A

24-Sep-2016

Senior Japanese and U.S. government officials joined Lockheed Martin to celebrate the roll out of the first Japan Air Self Defense Force ...

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Gulf Air Welcomes Participants of Bahrain International Airport Summer Programme

23-Sep-2016

Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, recently welcomed youth participants of the 1st Bahrain International Airport Summer Prog...

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Helmut Neuper is the new president and CEO of MTU Maintenance Canada

22-Sep-2016

Helmut Neuper took over the role of president and CEO of MTU Maintenance Canada. He joins MTU in Canada after nearly three years as chief operating...

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BHVS Narayana Murthy appointed as Director, RCI

21-Sep-2016

BHVS Narayana Murthy, Outstanding Scientist has been appointed as Director, Research Centre Imarat (RCI), DRDO, Hyderabad. For last three decades h...

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Rockwell Collins at LABACE 2016

25-Aug-2016

Rockwell Collins will feature its latest advancements for the cabin, flight support and connectivity services and the flight deck at LABACE 2016, t...

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Regional Maritime Security Course (RMSC) commences at Naval War College, Goa

17-Aug-2016

In continuation of Indian N...

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Kongsberg Norspace wins orders for deliveries to Inmarsat 6

08-Aug-2016

Kongsberg Norspace AS (KONGSBERG) has won a contract with Airbus Defence and Space for providing highly integrated L-band Pre and Post processors f...

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DRDO TO ORGANISE DEFENCE EXHIBITION IN PARLIAMENT PREMISES

01-Aug-2016

India’s premier research institution DRDO under the Ministry of Defence will organise an exclusive exhibition in the Parliament...

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FOUNDATION STONE LAID FOR NATIONAL MEMORIAL OF FORMER PRESIDENT DR. A.P.J. ABDUL KALAM

27-Jul-2016

 The National Memorial Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony of former President Dr APJ Abdul Kalam was held at Peikarumbhu, Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu...

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CHIEF OF THE NAVAL STAFF VISITS KOCHI

26-Jul-2016

 The Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba, PVSM, AVSM, ADC is on a two day official visit to Kochi from 26 to 27 Jul 16.  He was ...

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FIRST BATCH OF DENEL VEHICLES SHIPPED TO UAE CLIENT

20-Jul-2016

The first batch of RG31 mine-resistant vehicles manufactured by Denel Vehicle Systems for the UAE Armed Forces has been shipped.

The RG31...

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AIR TECHNICAL OFFICERS INDUCTED INTO NAVY AND COAST GUARD

14-Jul-2016

22 Indian Naval Officers including 03 Coast Guard joined the “Aviation Arm” on successful passing out from Naval Institute of Aeronauti...

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DEFENCE & TECHNOLOGY GIANT BRINGS HUGE CAREER EXPO AND INNOVATIVE PRODUCTSTO RURAL EASTERN CAPE LEARNERS

13-Jul-2016

High school learners in the Eastern Cape will be inspired to follow careers in science, technology and other critical and scarce skills at a big ca...

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Samtel-HAL JV delivers 1000 ‘Multi Function Displays’ for Sukhoi 30 MKI

30-Jun-2016

In a major milestone for ‘Make in India’ and indigenization program in the defence sector, Samtel HAL Display Systems (SHDS), a joint v...

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Vice Admiral Sunil Lanba will be the next Chief of Naval Staff

09-May-2016

The Government has appointed Vice Admiral Sunil Lanba, presently Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief (FOC-in-C) Western Naval Command as the next Chie...

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S​uccessful Storm Shadow & Meteor Missile Trials continue for Eurofighter

20-Apr-2016

Further trials of the Storm Shadow deep strike missile and Meteor Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air missile have been successfully completed as part o...

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CAE submits bid for Canada's Contracted Airborne Training Services (CATS) program

27-Apr-2016

CAE has teamed with Draken International, operator of the world's largest fleet of privately-owned fighter aircraft, to offer Canada's Depa...

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Defence Procurement Policy

27-Apr-2016

The new Defence Procurement Procedure is under finalization. It will bring into effect measures to promote indigenization and self-reliance in defe...

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Rafale Fighter Plane Deal with France

21-Apr-2016

As per the India-France Joint Statement issued by the two countries during the Prime Minister’s visit to France, Government of India conveyed...

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Holding of Defence Exposition in Goa

19-Apr-2016

The venue of Defexpo India 2016 in Goa is at Naqueri, Quitol in Quepem Taluka, South Goa. Government of India has not acquired or taken land on lea...

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Indigenisation of Defence Sector

14-Apr-2016

The Defence Production Policy, aims at achieving substantive self-reliance in the design, development and production of equipment, weapon systems, ...

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Rolls-Royce, Innova Helicopters sign RR300 Development Agreement

21-Apr-2016

Rolls-Royce and Innova Helicopters, Inc., a subsidiary of Innova Aerospace, have reached agreement to launch a technical development program to cer...

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Discrimination in Structure of Giving MSP

14-Apr-2016

Military Service Pay (MSP) is being paid to the Armed Forces Personnel w.e.f. 1st September, 2008. It is a compensation paid to the Armed Forces pe...

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Signing of Defence Deals

07-Apr-2016

The Capital Procurement of defence equipment is made as per Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP). During last six months, 28 contracts have been sig...

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Boeing Unmanned Undersea Vehicle Can Operate Autonomously for Months

19-Apr-2016

Boeing today introduced Echo Voyager, its latest unmanned, undersea vehicle (UUV), which can operate autonomously for months at a time thanks to a ...

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TAAC-Air Work with Afghan AF to Build Sustainable Force

13-Apr-2016

A small group of Train Advise Assist Command–Air advisors make up the 441st and 442nd air expeditionary advisory squadrons at Kandahar Airfie...

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Defexpo India 2016: ROBOTEAM Introduces New Generation of PROBOT Tactical Multipurpose UGV

16-Apr-2016

March 21st, 2016 - ROBOTEAM – a leader in the design, development, and manufacturing of innovative, highly intuitive, ruggedized unmanne...

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Defexpo India 2016: CONTROP Announces the Supply of Hundreds of Optronic Sensor Systems for the Indian Army

14-Apr-2016

CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd.  – a company specializing in advanced electro-optics (EO) and infrared (IR) defense and homelan...

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Cobham, RFHIC to Develop New Gallium Nitride (GaN) Solid State Radar

08-Apr-2016

Cobham and RFHIC Corporation (RFHIC) of Korea have established a strategic partnership to incorporate RFHIC’s Gallium Nitride (GaN) tech...

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Rockwell Collins brings advanced avionics and high-integrity solutions to FIDAE 2016

13-Apr-2016

 Rockwell Collins is bringing its advanced and high-integrity technologies to FIDAE 2016 this year, exhibiting the company&rs...

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