Defence modernisation: The long road ahead

A step in the right direction will provide the much needed impetus to the defence modernisation program.

IAF to procure equipment, platforms worth $150 bn

The Indian Air Force will procure USD 150 billion worth of equipment and platforms in the next 15 years.

India to have shield from missiles of 5,000 km range

India`s missile defence system is set to get a boost as it is developing capability to intercept enemy missiles fired from a distance of up to 5,000 km.

India test flies naval variant of LCA

India on Friday joined an elite club of countries by test flying the naval variant of its Light Combat Aircraft.

India places order for Electronic Warfare system

In a bid to strengthen its EW system, Bangalore-based DARE has placed an order to a Canadian company for supply of high tech electronic equipment.

India fully prepared in event of a war: Antony

Defence Minister AK Antony, Tuesday, assured the nation that India is “fully prepared” in the event of a war.

India conducts flight trials of Air Vehicles

Flight trials of Micro and Mini
Air Vehicles designed and developed to meet many requirements were conducted at Hoskote, DRDO said on Wednesday.

Hypersonic version of BrahMos on the way

A hypersonic version of
BrahMos missile that can fly at Mach 7 (seven times speed of
sound) is being evaluated and companies in India and Russia
are working overtime to design and develop various components
for it.

Govt to amend DPP every year to improve acquisition policy

The government on Monday said it will
amend the Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP) every year to
improve country`s acquisition policy for the armed forces.

US Inc happy with India-US defence pacts

The main business lobby for India said the agreement finalised in New Delhi during the visit of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will enable defence and security trade between the countries "as never before".