Monthly Archives: August 2014

MKU to Export Body Armour to Ecuador

MKU has recently bagged the order to supply 40,000 pieces of body armour to Ecuador for upgrading the protection ability of its police force. The Ecuador had issued the global tender for which MKU had gone through extensive tests and field trials before being selected. The company is also in a process of...

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Procurement Proposals cleared by DAC

Indian Defence Acquisition Council and Ministry of Defence on 19 July 2014, has cleared procurement proposal as under:- •    Five fleet support ships for the Navy at a worth Rs. 9000 crores, for which the RFP would be issued to all public and private sector shipyards. •    32 HAL-built Advanced Light Helicopter - Dhruv, to the Coast...
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IAF to induct sixth C-17 Globemaster Transport Aircraft

Indian Air Force (IAF) soon will get the delivery of sixth C-17 Globemaster heavy lift transport aircraft from United States. The deal was signed to procure ten C-17 aircraft, at a worth Rs. 24,000 crores. The C-17’s, with a capability to carry around 70 tonnes of load and around 150 fully geared troops,...

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