The government is all set to roll out the process for a INR 60,000 Crore submarine programme for the Indian Navy, seen as crucial to counter China’s growing undersea prowess and its build-up in Indian ocean region. View more at… Continue Reading
In an effort to kick-start “Make in India” in the defence sector, the government has issued request for proposal (RFP). View more at #Hindustan360.
Indian Navy successfully flight-tested Medium Range Surface-to-Air Missile (MRSAM) from a warship, defence officials informed on Wednesday. View more at #Hindustan360.
Indian Navy warship INS Sahyadri arrived at Changi Naval Base of Singapore today to take part in the Asia-Pacific Maritime Defence Show that will coincide with the 50-year anniversary celebrations of the Royal Singapore Navy (RSN). View more at #Hindustan360.
Amid heightened tensions with Pakistan and China’s ever-increasing military might, India is now fast-tracking the long-delayed modernisation of the Army’s Special Forces. View more at #Hindustan360.
A maintenance repair and overhaul facility will be setup at Indian Naval Station INS Hansa in Goa over next few years to maintain the MiG 29K fighter aircraft based on the aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya. View more at #Hindustan360.
Chinese subs have also been spotted in and around Gwadar port in Pakistan which is the key entry point to the CPEC. View more at #Hindustan360.
A new submarine promises to give the world’s most populous democratic nation a powerful second-strike nuclear capability. View more at #Hindustan360.
Indian Navy has signed a contract with Nova Integrated Systems Ltd, a fully owned subsidiary of Tata Advanced System Ltd, for procurement of surface surveillance radars (SSR). View more at #Hindustan360.
In a significant move, Reliance Defence and Engineering Ltd. (RDEL). RDEL said it is the first private sector company to build FPVs for the Ministry of Defence. View more at #Hindustan360.