Decades after Bofors Scam by Congress, Sweden India look to revive defence ties

Almost 34 years after the Bofors scandal hit India and Sweden, the Scandinavian country is looking to revive the past ties as the country’s defense industry looks to tap into the world’s largest military spender-India. Leading this initiative is Saab — Sweden’s largest weapons manufacturer…

Defence manufacturing up 60%, says DRDO chief

In the last three years of the Central government’s Make In India programme, the country has seen a 60% increase in defence equipment manufacturing, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) chairman S. Christopher said here on Saturday. He was presiding over a function to commemorate…

L&T DEFENCE COMPLETES DELIVERY OF 1,000TH INTEGRATED PROPULSION SYSTEM HARDWARE OF AKASH MISSILE

In the last three years of the Central government’s Make In India programme, the country has seen a 60% increase in defence equipment manufacturing, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) chairman S. Christopher said here on Saturday. He was presiding over a function to commemorate…

India Russia Ties – 70 Years And Counting – YouTube

This video shows you that India Russia Ties – 70 Years And Counting. The strength of India-Russia strategic relations will be enhanced by supporting the work of talented individuals from both countries in all aspects of human endeavour to give direction to the future development…

After 50 Years, Boeing’s Chinook Sales Appeal Is Undiminished – YouTube

This video shows you that After 50 Years, Boeing’s Chinook Sales Appeal Is Undiminished. Boeing’s recent pitch of the CH-47 Chinook to Germany during the ILA Berlin airshow demonstrates the type’s continuing appeal, despite longevity. More than 50 years after entering service, the CH-47 is…

Why India’s Drone Policy Needs a Rethink

… has had military drones – or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) – for many years … the Central Intelligence Agency Michael Hayden famously said that “Targeted killing using drones has … ban on drones, there have been large number of drone sightings in … VISIT THE…

ARMY FINALISES RS 15,000-CRORE AMMUNITION PRODUCTION PROJECT

After years of deliberations, the Army has finalised a mega Rs 15,000-crore project under which a range of ammunition for its critical weapons and tanks will be produced indigenously to overcome long delays in imports and address the problem of a dwindling stockpile. Official sources…

India kicks off process to induct its first inter-continental ballistic missile, Agni-V

Twenty years after the Pokhran-II underground nuclear tests, India has commenced the process to induct its first inter-continental ballistic missile (ICBM) Agni-V into the Strategic Forces Command (SFC) on Friday. Defence officials said that several systems and subsystems associated with the over 5,000 kilometer-range missile…

NORAD: 60 Years of Keeping North America Safe, Vice Chairman Says

The legacy of the North American Aerospace Defense Command began 60 years ago when the threat of nuclear attack was real, said the vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, at NORAD’s 60th anniversary at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE…