Bangalore: A high-profile Aero India 2011
international seminar focusing on current and emerging defence and aerospace technologies will begin here Monday with top guns making wide-ranging presentations on a variety of related
Defence Minister A K Antony would inaugurate the three-day
event with Minister of State for Defence M M Pallam Raju,
Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal P V Naik and Scientific
Advisor to Defence Minister V K Saraswat delivering the
address in the opening ceremony.
It would be followed by the key-note sessions where
Vice-Chairman and Managing Director, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd,
Anand G Mahindra, Boeing India President Dinesh Keskar,
Indian Space Research Organisation Chairman K Radhakrishnan,
and others are slated to speak.
A packed plenary and technical sessions are scheduled from
Tuesday in which senior officials from different parts of the
world, including ISRO, EADS, Bharat Electronics Limited,
Boeing, among others, would share their thoughts on a variety
The seminar, with the theme `Aero & Space Technologies -
Success Through Global Cooperation`, is organised by the DRDO
and Aeronautical Society of India.