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Budget announces changes in customs duty for some products

  • 05-Jul-2019

Import of defence equipment, currently not manufactured in India, are being exempted from the basic customs duty, said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman... Read More

Non-lethal weapons: Novel tools for peacekeeping missions

  • 01-Jan-2019

Non-lethal weapons (NLWs) are not likely to replace lethal weapons but will simply add another capability to the existing range of options, says Dr J P Agrawal.... Read More

Rossell Techsys delivers 15,000th wire harness for Boeing’s AH-64 Apache helicopter

  • 27-Nov-2018

The Aerospace and Defence (A&D) Division of Rossell India Limited has also delivered 500th shipment of electrical panel assemblies for Boeing’s AH-64 Apache... Read More

ISRO selects Hind High Vacuum for supplying thin film metallised circuit

  • 24-Sep-2018

The Bengaluru based HHV will produce the entire thin film metallised circuit for ISRO’s satellite program... Read More

Godrej Aerospace delivers first airframe assembly for air launched BrahMos missile

  • 04-Sep-2018

The company, which won the order for 100 sets of airframes for the air launched version of the missile in December 2017, aims to produce the first indigenous missile booster... Read More

Tata Technologies and VDIA to set up aerospace & defence centre in Nagpur

  • 24-Jul-2018

The partnership between Tata Technologies and Vidarbha Defence Industries Association (VDIA) will promote the state as an aerospace and defence manufacturing and export hub.... Read More

Keysight provides solutions to solve testing challenges in A&D sector

  • 01-Jun-2018

Keysight Technologies Inc, the US-based company that manufactures electronics test and measurement equipment and software, has been supporting aerospace and defence sector to develop innovative and high-quality products. According to Sandeep Kapoor, Country Head Marketing – India, and Regional Head Aerospace Defense Marketing - EMEAI, Keysight Technologies, the company recognises the growing opportunities in the Indian aerospace and defence market and plans to support its customers with novel ... Read More

Defence and aerospace sits at the heart of modern technology

  • 01-Jun-2018

As competition gets tougher, companies are looking to develop technologies with a wide appeal, or reuse existing technologies in new application sectors to reduce development costs and time-to-market, says Mark Patrick.... Read More

India will become a key player in the global machine tools industry

  • 01-Jun-2018

Wendt India draws its technological superiority from Wendt GmbH which is a part of Winterthur Technology Group (WTG ) Switzerland and sound and ethical management practices from Murugappa Group. While Wendt GmbH is the pioneer in super abrasive tooling solutions and high precision grinding machines for insert grinding and steel industries for over 8 decades, the 100 year Murugappa Group is the market leader in diverse businesses such as engineering, abrasives, finance, general insurance, cycles... Read More

Chief of the Air Staff to visit Isreal

  • 21-May-2018

Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, VM, ADC, Chief of the Air Staff, Indian Air Force, is embarking on a four day visit to the State of Israel from 21st to 24th May 18, to attend a conference themed ‘Air Superiority as a Bridge to Regional Stability’.... Read More

Smiths Detection commemorates multi-million contract by AAI at US-India Aviation Summit

  • 10-May-2018

Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and screening technologies for aviation, ports and borders, urban security and defence markets, today commemorates its multi-million contract with Airports Authority of India (AAI) at the US-India Aviation Summit, with a special address following the opening ceremony.... Read More

Govt assures action on ease of doing business in defence Sector

  • 27-Apr-2018

Ajay Kumar, Secretary (DP) has assured the industry that the Ministry of Defence was keen to align procurement and production and the recently constituted Defence Planning Committee chaired by the NSA will also undertake this issue.... Read More

Government announces creation of a dedicated defence and aerospace SME fund

  • 16-Apr-2018

Secretary, Department of Defence Production, MoD, Dr. Ajay Kumar announced recently the creation of a dedicated defence and aerospace SME fund, registered with SEBI where minority stake could be taken by investors.... Read More

BEL achieves landmark turnover of more than Rs 100 billion

  • 16-Apr-2018

State-owned Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has achieved the landmark turnover of more than Rs 100 billion (Provisional & Unaudited) during FY 2017-18... Read More

Rolls-Royce and Goa Shipyard Ltd agree to manufacture MTU engines in India

  • 16-Apr-2018

Rolls-Royce and Goa Shipyard Limited (GSL), a premier defence shipbuilding yard in India under the Ministry of Defence, have agreed to cooperate in the local manufacturing of technologically-advanced MTU Series 8000 engines in India.... Read More