Indigenous Truck Mounted Howitzer to undergo firing trials in November

An indigenously designed, developed and manufactured truck mounted howitzer is to undergo its maiden firing trials in November this year.The Mounted Gun System (MGS) developed by the Gun Carriage Factory (GCF) Jabalpur was first unveiled at the Defexpo in Chennai this April. Senior Ordnance Factory…

Indian Navy to Get Six Next Generation Offshore Patrol Vessels Soon; Defence Acquisition Council Giv

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) today has approved the procurement of six indigenously designed and manufactured Next Generation Offshore Patrol Vessels (NGOPVs) for the Indian Navy at an approximate cost of Rs. 4,941 crore. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman chaired the council. India issued a request…

How will Rafale 2.0 play out The story runs between ‘arms dynamic’, state, contractors and taxpayers

Front-line fourth-generation modern fighter Rafale, manufactured by the French major Dassault Aviation, was chosen as the winner in the global tender for 126 MMRCA (medium multi-role combat aircraft) for the Indian Air Force (IAF) before the Narendra Modi government took over in 2014. The deal…

Upgraded Smerch Rockets from Russia hit targets during Pokhran trial

Smerch guided missile-cum-multi battle rocket launched system manufactured under Indian-Russian joint venture successfully hit the target in Pokaran field firing range. The trials of this system are completed at Pokhran field firing range in the presence of Indian army and Russian scientists. The two latest…

INDIA TO BUY ISRAELI ANTI TANK MISSILES

India, in a bid to shore-up its anti-tank capabilities, is expected to place an order for Israeli manufactured ‘Spike’ missiles to enhance its anti-armour capabilities against Pakistan, reported the Times of India. The Indian military plans to buy the missile as a fill-in measure till…

Indigenously Manufactured Spares Vital For Grounded Military Planes – YouTube

This video shows you that Indigenously Manufactured Spares Vital For Grounded Military Planes. Indigenisation will help downtime of Indian military aircraft, which are often grounded until the required foreign-made components are shipped to India, Vice Admiral Girish Luthra said on Friday. Luthra was speaking at…

India’s First Private Company Manufactured Defense Ship Arrives At Base Port in Mangalore – YouTube

This video shows you that India’s First Private Company Manufactured Defense Ship Arrives At Base Port in Mangalore. The first in class of seven new generation offshore patrol vessels (OPVs), ICGS Vikram arrived at the new Mangalore Port. ICGS, manufactured by Larsen and Toubro, is…

Army to get first 5 ultra light M777 howitzers by September

The first batch of five ultra-light howitzers M777, manufactured by BAE Systems, is likely to be delivered to the Army by September while the remaining of the 145 guns ordered by India would be delivered in batches starting June next year. Speaking to The Tribune,…

HAL Manufactured 105 Engines in FY18

This video shows you that HAL Manufactured 105 Engines in FY18. During the FY 2017-18, tHAL has produced 40 new aircraft/helicopters and 105 new engines. The Company has also carried out overhaul of 220 aircraft/helicopters and 550 engines. The Company has received order of 41…

KA-226T Helicopters For India To Be Manufactured By HAL And Russian Helicopters at Tumakuru

This video shows you that KA-226T Helicopters For India To Be Manufactured By HAL And Russian Helicopters at Tumakuru. The KA-226T helicopters which are being developed by Indo Russian Helicopter Pvt Ltd (IRHL) will be manufactured at Hindustan Aeronautics Limited’s (HAL) helicopter plant in Tumakuru…