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Boeing receives its 1st International Cybersecurity contract

Boeing receives its 1st International Cybersecurity contract

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 11 Jun , 2012

Sojitz Corporation places order for advanced network assessment The Boeing Company announced today (11June 2012) that Sojitz Corporation, a global trading company headquartered in Tokyo, has...

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India & SCO: Need for Caution

India & SCO: Need for Caution

By: B Raman | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 10 Jun , 2012

India, like Pakistan, Iran and Afghanistan, is presently an observer of the Shanghai Co-operation Organisation (SCO), which has completed 10 years. Like Pakistan and Iran, it has sought full...

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Siachen: The Frozen Frontier in pictures

Siachen: The Frozen Frontier in pictures

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 10 Jun , 2012

The land is so barren and the passes so high that only the best of friends or fiercest enemies would want to visit this place. Rugged high peaks with heights from 19,000 ft to 27,000 ft. INDIAN...

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JIMEX 12: First exercise between India and Japan

JIMEX 12: First exercise between India and Japan

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 08 Jun , 2012

The first Bi-lateral maritime exercise between India and Japan ‘JIMEX 12’ (Japan India Maritime Exercise) will commence tomorrow, 09 June, off Tokyo. Units of the Japanese Maritime Self Defence...

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Counter and Neutralise ISI

Counter and Neutralise ISI

By: B Raman | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 07 Jun , 2012

The Lashkar-e-Toiba (LET), which had refrained from any major terrorist attack in India, including Jammu & Kashmir, after the 26/11 terrorist strikes in Mumbai, has been let loose again by the...

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TAPI Pipeline: Moving away from Iran

TAPI Pipeline: Moving away from Iran

By: Vikram Sood | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 07 Jun , 2012

The Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline agreement signed on May 23 is a follow-up to the December 2010 agreement but essentially a rerun of the aborted 1990s game with a few...

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Lockheed Martin delivered upgraded P-3 Orion to US Customs and Border Protection

Lockheed Martin delivered upgraded P-3 Orion to US Customs and Border Protection

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 06 Jun , 2012

Lockheed Martin delivered the fifth P-3 Orion with new Mid-Life Upgrade (MLU) modifications to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) more than 50 days ahead of schedule. “Our Greenville team...

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French RAID Team Reveals Robot’s Role in Toulouse Counterterrorism Operation

French RAID Team Reveals Robot’s Role in Toulouse Counterterrorism Operation

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 06 Jun , 2012

Commandos from the elite French counterterrorism team R.A.I.D. (Recherché Assistance Intervention Dissuasion) killed Mohamed Merah, an Islamic extremist who had shot three French soldiers in...

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Saint-Gobain Announces Upcoming EN Certification for Hazmat Apparel

Saint-Gobain Announces Upcoming EN Certification for Hazmat Apparel

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 06 Jun , 2012

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics announced today that the ONEGlove® protective glove will soon be certified to EN standards for use with Hazmat and CBRN protective ensembles. Under the...

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Elbit Systems Presents: New Cyber Simulator

Elbit Systems Presents: New Cyber Simulator

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 05 Jun , 2012

Elbit Systems announced that it has completed the development of a new cyber security simulator. Elbit Systems’ cyber simulator was developed specifically for the training of government,...

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Boeing, Raytheon and Harris to Pursue GPS Control Segment Sustainment Contract

Boeing, Raytheon and Harris to Pursue GPS Control Segment Sustainment Contract

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 05 Jun , 2012

Teaming arrangement reflects best of GPS sustainment experience The Boeing Company is leading a U.S. industry team that includes Raytheon and Harris Corporation to pursue future development and...

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France orders naval ammunition from Diehl

France orders naval ammunition from Diehl

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 04 Jun , 2012

Diehl Defence has received an order fromFranceto develop and qualify modern naval ammunition. It constitutes a refinement of the 76 mm naval ammunition employed worldwide. The new ammunition is...

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Boeing Delivers Final Wedgetail AEW&C Aircraft to Australia

Boeing Delivers Final Wedgetail AEW&C Aircraft to Australia

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 04 Jun , 2012

The Boeing Company delivered the sixth and final Wedgetail Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) aircraft to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF).”I would like to congratulate Boeing in...

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Mercedes-B​enz to supply the German Armed Forces with 110 Zetros GTF...

Mercedes-B​enz to supply the German Armed Forces with 110 Zetros GTF...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 01 Jun , 2012

Mobility and protection from the series-production programme Convincing cab-behind-engine design Powerful drive and uninterrupted tractive power First vehicles to be delivered within six months...

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Limits of Saudi Counter-Terrorism Co-Operation with India

Limits of Saudi Counter-Terrorism Co-Operation with India

By: B Raman | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 01 Jun , 2012

One should avoid over-playing the so-called geo-strategic significance of Saudi counter-terrorism co-operation with India in the wake of the arrest of Zabiuddin Ansari aka Abu Jundal aka Abu...

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Agni-V: India's New Deterrent against China

Agni-V: India's New Deterrent against China

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 29 May , 2012

The nation awaits with bated breath the launch of India’s Agni-V missile that would understandably cause concern in some parts of the world more specifically in the neighbourhood. The Agni-V is a...

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Gold Medallist Doctor took over as DGMS (Navy)

Gold Medallist Doctor took over as DGMS (Navy)

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 29 May , 2012

Surgeon Vice Admiral Anil Chandra Anand took over as the Director General Medical Services (Navy) on 01 June. A gold medallist from the King George Medical College, Lucknow, he was commissioned in...

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Boeing Delivers 1st EA-18G Growler Featuring Bharat Electronics Limited...

Boeing Delivers 1st EA-18G Growler Featuring Bharat Electronics Limited...

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 29 May , 2012

BEL also produces cockpit subassemblies for F/A-18E/F Super Hornets Follow-on order further expands Boeing’s relationship with Indian industry Boeing on May 3 delivered to the U.S. Navy the...

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Rheinmetall: Modern systems for modern armed forces

Rheinmetall: Modern systems for modern armed forces

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 29 May , 2012

Tracked and wheeled fighting vehicles Main battle tanks and infantry fighting vehicles (IFVs) as well as wheeled armoured combat vehicles continue to form the backbone of modern mechanized armed...

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Vice Admiral DK Joshi will be the next Navy Chief

Vice Admiral DK Joshi will be the next Navy Chief

By: IDR News Network | Issue: Net Edition | Date: 28 May , 2012

The Government has appointed Vice Admiral DK Joshi, presently Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief (FOC-in-C) Western Naval Command, as the next Chief of the Naval Staff with effect from afternoon of...

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