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Air Marshal Raghunath Nambiar takes over command as Air Officer...

Air Marshal Raghunath Nambiar takes over command as Air Officer...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 03 Oct , 2018

Air Marshal Raghunath Nambiar took over as the Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Air Command of Indian Air Force on 01 October 2018.  Air Marshal Raghunath Nambiar is an alumnus of the...

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Air Marshal Anil Khosla took over as Vice Chief of Air Staff

Air Marshal Anil Khosla took over as Vice Chief of Air Staff

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 03 Oct , 2018

Air Marshal Anil Khosla, PVSM AVSM VM took over as the Vice Chief of Air Staff on 01 Oct 2018.  Born on 09 Apr 59, Air Marshal an alumni of the National Defence Academy, was commissioned in...

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Safran collaborates with IEEE to set up an industry-academia next generation...

Safran collaborates with IEEE to set up an industry-academia next generation...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 19 Sep , 2018

As part of its corporate social responsibility commitment, Safran Engineering Services India has signed a partnership with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the world’s...

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Tata Motors to showcase its Indigenously Build Combat Vehicles at the...

Tata Motors to showcase its Indigenously Build Combat Vehicles at the...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 14 Sep , 2018

To showcase India’s First Indigenous Wheeled Armoured Amphibious Infantry Combat Vehicles Supplied over 1.5 Lakh vehicles to the Indian Military, Para-military Forces and State Police forces...

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Maiden Mid-air Refueling Trial of LCA Successful

Maiden Mid-air Refueling Trial of LCA Successful

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 10 Sep , 2018

The Light Combat Aircraft (Tejas LSP8) has successfully completed the Wet (actual) engagement today by transferring 1900 Kgs fuel from IAF IL78 mid-air refueling tanker. The refueling was carried...

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Lockheed Martin, Tata to Build F-16 Wings in India

Lockheed Martin, Tata to Build F-16 Wings in India

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 04 Sep , 2018

•  Landmark ‘Make in India’ move strengthens U.S.-India defence ties Lockheed Martin Corp. announced today an agreement to commence production of F-16 wings in India. This strategic...

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R Madhavan has taken over as Chairman and Managing Director of HAL

R Madhavan has taken over as Chairman and Managing Director of HAL

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 04 Sep , 2018

Mr R Madhavan has taken over as Chairman and Managing Director of HAL from Mr T. Suvarna Raju, today.  Prior to this, he was heading the Accessories Division of HAL at Lucknow as an Executive...

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Tata Motors celebrates the roll-out of its 1500th GS800 Safari Storme for...

Tata Motors celebrates the roll-out of its 1500th GS800 Safari Storme for...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 27 Aug , 2018

Reiterating its commitment to ‘Make in India, Tata Motors celebrates the milestone of rolling out the 1500th GS800 (General Service 800) Safari Storme 4×4 for the Indian Armed Forces. The...

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Boeing H-47 Chinook Aerostructures Made in India by Dynamatic Technologies

Boeing H-47 Chinook Aerostructures Made in India by Dynamatic Technologies

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 27 Aug , 2018

Boeing and Dynamatic Technologies announced the delivery of the 75th aft pylon and cargo ramp components for Boeing’s H-47 Chinook heavy-lift helicopter. Dynamatic manufactures critical...

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Ballistic Missile Interceptor AAD Successfully Flight Tested

Ballistic Missile Interceptor AAD Successfully Flight Tested

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 02 Aug , 2018

DRDO conducted the successful test of the Ballistic Missile Interceptor Advanced Area Defence (AAD) at 1130 hrs today from Abdul Kalam Island, Odisha. The endo-atmospheric missile, capable of...

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India Joins Select Club of Deck Landing of Fighter Aircraft

India Joins Select Club of Deck Landing of Fighter Aircraft

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 02 Aug , 2018

India has joined the select club of US, Europe, Russia and China having the capability of Deck Landing of fighter aircraft. The LCA Naval Prototype 2 (NP2), piloted by Capt Shivnath Dahiya safely...

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First Boeing Apache, Chinook helicopters for India complete inaugural flights

First Boeing Apache, Chinook helicopters for India complete inaugural flights

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 27 Jul , 2018

Boeing and India recently took a significant step towards modernizing the Indian Air Force’s helicopter fleet by completing the first flights of Apache and Chinook helicopters destined for...

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“Under Governor’s rule in J&K you will see a difference”

“Under Governor’s rule in J&K you will see a difference”

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Courtesy: Uday India | Date: 21 Jul , 2018

“We must understand the fact that radicalisation is not confined to only the Valley, but it is a global phenomenon. I can say that at global level, this radicalisation has increased at a rapid...

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Maiden Ground Run of First Green ALH Dhruv Mk-III for Indian Coast Guard

Maiden Ground Run of First Green ALH Dhruv Mk-III for Indian Coast Guard

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 28 Jun , 2018

HAL Conducts Maiden Ground Run of First Green ALH Dhruv Mk-III for Indian Coast Guard; First Time A Contract with ICG on PBL Support The first green helicopter earmarked for Indian Coast Guard has...

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Russian Helicopters overhauled 6 helicopters of the Indian Border Security Force

Russian Helicopters overhauled 6 helicopters of the Indian Border Security Force

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 27 Jun , 2018

Russian Helicopters Holding Company (part of Rostec State Corporation) delivered six Mi-17-1V helicopters to the Border Security Force of the Republic of India. The helicopters were overhauled at...

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India Gifts HAL Do -228 Aircraft to Seychelles; Aircraft to Fly on...

India Gifts HAL Do -228 Aircraft to Seychelles; Aircraft to Fly on...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 26 Jun , 2018

The External Affairs Minister Mrs Sushma Swaraj handed over HAL Do- 228 aircraft to the President, Republic of Seychelles, Mr. Danny Faure at a ceremony in New Delhi today. With this, the Maritime...

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Tata Boeing Aerospace delivers first AH-64 Apache combat helicopter fuselage

Tata Boeing Aerospace delivers first AH-64 Apache combat helicopter fuselage

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 01 Jun , 2018

Tata Boeing Aerospace Limited announced the delivery of the first AH-64 Apache combat helicopter fuselage ahead of schedule from its state-of-the-art facility in Hyderabad. The fuselage will now...

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Commissioning of LCU, L-54

Commissioning of LCU, L-54

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 25 May , 2018

Vice Admiral GS Pabby, AVSM, VSM, Chief of Materiel commissioned IN LCU L54 into the Indian Navy today at Port Blair. IN LCU L54 is the fourth Landing Craft Utility (LCU) Mk-IV class to be...

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Successful test firing of BrahMos to validate service life extension

Successful test firing of BrahMos to validate service life extension

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 21 May , 2018

BrahMos, supersonic cruise missile was successfully test fired at 1040 hours today from the Integrated Test Range (ITR) in Balasore, Odisha as part of service life extension programme. The life...

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L&T Defence completes delivery of 1,000th Integrated Propulsion Airframe...

L&T Defence completes delivery of 1,000th Integrated Propulsion Airframe...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 19 May , 2018

Mr. Jayant Patil, Whole-time Director (Defence) and Member of L&T Board, handed over 1,000th Integrated Propulsion Airframe System hardware to Mr. V. Udaya Bhaskar, Chairman & Managing Director,...

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