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Guided glide bomb has high precision: DRDO chief

Guided glide bomb has high precision: DRDO chief

The Smart Anti Airfield Weapon (SAAW) guided bomb that India successfully test-fired on Friday has higher precision and is much cheaper compared to missiles, DRDO Chief S. Christopher said on Sunday.

Nov 05, 2017, 18:07 PM IST
Don't restrict us in defence manufacturing space, private players say

Don't restrict us in defence manufacturing space, private players say

The Indian government has identified six areas that private companies can bid for in the defence manufacturing space under the Make in India drive -- which means replacement of the usual system of tenders and lowest bids -- but stakeholders are upset that they can't participate in more than one sector.

Oct 23, 2015, 13:18 PM IST
Govt sacks DRDO Chief and architect of Agni Missiles Avinash Chander​

Govt sacks DRDO Chief and architect of Agni Missiles Avinash Chander​

Government on Tuesday removed Chief of top defence research organisation Avinash Chander, 15 months before his contract was to end.

Jan 13, 2015, 22:36 PM IST

Avinash Chander appointed DRDO chief

Avinash Chander, chief architect of India`s long-range missile programmes including Agni, was on Friday appointed DRDO chief and Scientific Advisor to Defence Minister.

Jun 01, 2013, 00:14 AM IST

Agni-V with multiple warheads: DRDO chief

Agni-V is set to get substantially higher destruction capabilities with plans to equip it with multiple warheads.

May 10, 2012, 16:26 PM IST

India’s missile defence system ready: DRDO chief

VK Saraswat, the chief of DRDO, has disclosed that the country’s missile defence system is ready for induction.

Apr 28, 2012, 10:19 AM IST

`India all set to develop reusable rockets`

After the successful launch of Agni-5 ICBM, India is all set to develop reusable rockets which will combine the technologies of both ballistic and cruise missiles.

Apr 22, 2012, 17:55 PM IST

Tatra trucks’ performance outstanding: DRDO chief

Contradicting Army Chief Gen VK
Singh, DRDO chief VK Saraswat on Saturday said Tatra trucks were
"outstanding".

Mar 31, 2012, 13:40 PM IST

No pressure to match China`s military might: DRDO chief

There is no pressure on Defence
Research and Development Organisation to match China`s
military might, its Director General V K Saraswat said here
on Saturday night.

Oct 24, 2010, 00:22 AM IST

Agni-5 ICBM to be a reality next year: DRDO chief

India is on course to test fire over 5,000 km range nuclear-capable Agni-5 missile next year and a successful mission would put the country in an elite club of nations with Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) capabilities.

May 26, 2010, 17:37 PM IST

Agni-5 ICBM to be a reality by next year: DRDO chief

India is likely to enter the
elite club of nations with Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile.

May 26, 2010, 15:30 PM IST

Agni-5 ICBM to be a reality by next year: DRDO chief

India is likely to enter the
elite club of nations with Inter-Continental Ballistic Missile.

May 26, 2010, 15:30 PM IST

Missile man Saraswat takes over as DRDO chief

Vijay Kumar Saraswat, a brain behind India`s strategic missile programme, on Tuesday took over as the head of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO).

Sep 01, 2009, 20:18 PM IST