Europe’s Airbus Helicopters, which has a joint venture with Mahindra Defence to make military helicopters in India, has started transferring the know-how required for making helicopters even as the request for proposal for Indian Navy’s utility helicopter programme is still pending.
MiG ready to discuss maximum possible localization in India, says CEO; JSC Russian Aircraft Corp. MiG, the maker of the MiG fighter aircraft, is looking to step up its presence in India and contribute to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Make In India programme, Ilya Tarasenko, chief executive officer said in an interview. Edited excerpts from an interview:
Supporting Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat’s strict message to anti-national elements in Jammu and Kashmir, defence experts on Thursday said that Rawat’s statement is a warning to all those who are on the payroll of Pakistan and ISIS.
The $4-billion JK Organisation’s defense arm, Deepti Electronics & Electro Optics Pvt. Ltd. (DELOPT), has inked a pact with a Canadian drone maker Micropilot, marking a deeper entry into the booming drone business in India.
ISRO successfully tested its indigenously developed Cryogenic Upper Stage (CUS) for 400 ton GSLV MkIII on February 17, 2017.
The GST Council has approved the Draft Compensation Bill, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday. The bill will now seek the Cabinet’s approval and subsequently, the Centre will try to table it in the Budget Session’s second half, Jaitley added.
Union Health Minister JP Nadda said on Saturday that eight to ten lakh children are admitted in hospitals across the country due to rotavirus infection every year and one lakh of them die of the disease.
BSF personnel have seized 7 kg of heroin, worth INR35 crore, from near Kakar Border outpost along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab, officials said on Saturday.
“Congress had no footing in Uttar Pradesh. This alliance has revived their chances to win some seats. The contest was otherwise between the SP and the BJP,” SP patriarch Mulayam Singh Yadav said today.
BrahMos cruise missile range to increase to 450km: DRDO chief; India will increase the range of the supersonic BrahMos cruise missile to 450 km from the present 290 km, and a test is likely around March 10, DRDO chief S Christopher said on Wednesday.