February 15, 2017
DG Army Aviation flies the LCH
On February 15, 2017, Lt Gen Kanwal Kumar, DG Army Aviation Corps flew the Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) at the Aero India 2017.
February 14, 2017
11th Biennial Edition Aero India 2017 Takes Off at Bengaluru
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar inaugurated the 11th biennial edition of International Aerospace and Defence Exhibition and declared the Aero India 2017 open today at Air Force Station, Yelahanka in Bengaluru.
February 14, 2017
Chief of Army Staff witnesses Aero India 2017, appreciates Synergy
General Bipin Rawat, the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), witnessed the eleventh biennial edition of Aerospace and Defence Exhibition — Aero India 2017 at Air Force Station Yelahanka in Bengaluru on 14 February 2017.
February 14, 2017
Atech presents command and control solutions and combat systems at IDEX 2017
Atech, a company of the Embraer Group, will be one of the Brazilian highlights at IDEX 2017 (International Defense Exhibition and Conference).
January 26, 2017
CONTROP reports record year for company's activities in 2016
CONTROP Precision Technologies Ltd. — a company specializing in the field of electro-optics and IR defense and homeland security solutions — announces...
January 25, 2017
Israel and US successfully complete David's Sling Weapon System intercept test series
The Israel Missile Defense Organization (IMDO) of the Directorate of Defense Research and Development (DDR&D) and the U.S. Missile Defense Agency (MDA) successfully complete a test series...
January 19, 2017
New FN SmartCore® provides enhanced shot counter technology for all FN SCAR® firearms
Belgium-based FN Herstal, one of the world's leading firearms manufacturers, has launched its newly-developed, self-powered FN SmartCore® shot counter...
January 17, 2017
James A. "Sandy" Winnefeld, Jr. elected to Raytheon Board of Directors
RADA Electronic Industries Ltd. — a leader in the development, production, and sale of tactical land radars for force and border protection — announced it had received...
January 13, 2017
Army Chief Conference
General Bipin Rawat, Chief of the Army Staff addressing the Army Day Press Conference.
January 11, 2017
Lockheed Martin and Accurate Machine and Tool collaborate under mentor-protégé agreement
Lockheed Martin is working with locally-based Accurate Machine and Tool (AMT), preparing the company to serve a wider array of potential customers and increase opportunities to bid on government work...
January 10, 2017
IWI TAVOR X95 coming to Canada
Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) —a leader in the production of combat-proven small arms for law enforcement agencies, governments, and armies around the world — will market its TAVOR X95 Bullpup Rifle in Canada starting from the first quarter of 2017.
January 9, 2017
RADA participates in Dutch Active Protection System (APS) Project
RADA Electronic Industries Ltd. — a leader in the development, production, and sale of tactical land radars for force and border protection — announces its participation...
December 29, 2016
Patriot nation awards Raytheon more than $600m to upgrade missile defense system
An undisclosed member of the 13 nations which owns and operates the combat-proven Patriot Integrated Air and Missile Defense System has awarded Raytheon Company a direct commercial sales contract...
December 28, 2016
Rafael demonstrated its Spike SR missile to international delegations
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. hosted last month a group of some 15 delegations from countries around the world for a first-ever international...
December 27, 2016
Raytheon to offer US Army lowest-risk, next-gen training
Raytheon Company has submitted its proposal for the U.S. Army's next-generation, global training support program. The Raytheon project team consists of proven industry leaders CSRA, General Dynamics and Leidos...
December 22, 2016
Lockheed Martin receives $1.45 billion contract for PAC-3 missiles
The United States and allied military forces will upgrade their missile defense capabilities under a new $1.45 billion contract for production and delivery of Lockheed Martin Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3)...
December 19, 2016
Lt General Bipin Rawat to take over as the new Indian Army chief
Lt General Rawat was commissioned in the 5th Battalion of the 11 Gorkha Rifles from the Indian Military Academy, Dehradun, where he was awarded the 'Sword of Honour'. The officer has vast experience in high altitude warfare and counter-insurgency operations and has considerable staff and instructional experience.December 15, 2016
Opening ceremony: Indo-Maldives joint military exercise commences in Maldives
A 14 days joint training exercise of the Indian Army and the Maldives National Defence Force commenced today with the Opening Ceremony at Kadhdhoo...December 14, 2016
India-United States Joint Statement on the visit of Secretary of Defense Carter to India
U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter made an official visit to India at the invitation of Raksha Mantri Manohar Parrikar today, marking the seventh interaction...December 13, 2016
Carter reaffirms roadmap for the next US Defence Secretary
By Ranjit Kumar
After contributing immensely to India-US defence relations in his various avatars in Pentagon, and hence giving a solid content and meaning to the India-US...December 13, 2016
Seventh Indo-Maldives joint military exercise to commence from December 15, 2016
Seventh edition of Exercise EKUVERIN will be held from 15 to 28 December 2016 at Kadhdhoo, Laamu Atoll, Maldives. The Exercise is a 14 day platoon level joint military exercise between the Indian Army & Maldives...December 1, 2016
India signs M777 howitzers
"We look forward to providing the Indian Army with the combat-proven M777," said Dr. Joe Senftle, Vice President and General Manager for Weapon Systems at BAE Systems.November 9, 2016
Defence Minister addressing Army Commanders' Conference
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar addressing the Army Commanders' Conference at Manekshaw Centre, New Delhi on December 9, 2016.
PhotosNovember 8, 2016
Army Commanders' Conference commenced in New Delhi
The biannual Army Commanders' Conference commenced in New Delhi on December 8, 2016. The deliberations which are taking place at Manekshaw Centre...November 23, 2016
Elbit Systems' US subsidiary receives US Army ID/IQ mortar weapon systems contract worth up to $103 million
Elbit Systems Ltd. announced today that its US subsidiary, Elbit Systems of America, LLC was awarded an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity...November 16, 2016
ScanEagle and Integrator may be produced in India
By Ranjit Kumar
If negotiations with Indian defence and armed forces officials proceed well, India could soon be producing the most advanced Integrator and ScanEagle drones.November 11, 2016
Ministry of Defense Directorate of Production and Procurement to purchase hundreds of Rafael's Trophy systems, worth hundreds of millions of shekels
Israeli Ministry of Defense Director General, Gen. (res) Udi Adam, instructed...November 10, 2016
Rafael hosted 16 international delegations for air defense demo and seminars
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. hosted representatives from 16 countries for a special demonstration of its air defense systems and capabilities.November 8, 2016
Lockheed Martin's first modernized TACMS missile successfully engages target with extreme accuracy
Lockheed Martin's first modernized Tactical Missile System (TACMS) missile completed a successful first flight test at White Sands Missile Range, New Mexico.November 7, 2016
Indian Army Briefs Defence Diplomats
The Annual Foreign Service Attachés' (FSAs) briefing on military subjects of common interest was conducted by Indian Army today at Manekshaw Centre, New Delhi.