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Monthly Archives: January 2016

DAC likely to clear – Next Generation Missiles Vessels for Navy

Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) is likely to clear procurement of six next generation missiles vessels (NGMV) worth Rs 13,500 Crores for the Indian Navy. The tender would be likely to be issued soon after the approval from DAC. Shipyards that have experience in building ships of this size in the past and have...

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DEFENCE PROCUREMENT PROCEDURE (DPP) – 2016

Ministry of Defence is said to have given its nod to some amendments to the much awaited Defence Procurement Procedure (DPP) emphasizing on higher indigenization in line with the 'Make in India' programme and providing a major role for the private sector in arms manufacturing. However, the new DPP-2016 would be issued in...

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Procurement: Homeland Security

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Indian internal security apparatus needs serious effort by authorities to lift its capability to the desired level. Government has made long-term modernisation plans for providing modern security equipment to the Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) which have created business opportunity for both Indian and foreign...

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Emerging Partnership in Defence industrial Base

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In order to leverage the defence procurement programme to develop and create more opportunities for India's local defence manufacturing capabilities under the 'Make in India' initiative, the Defence Ministry set up a Committee of Experts to suggest requisite amendments in DPP 2013. The recommendations though...

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DRDO to test fire Advanced Air Defence Interceptor Missile  

India’s DRDO is all set to test fire its patriot Advanced Air Defence (AAD) interceptor missile from a defence base off the Odisha coast against an incoming ballistic missile to assess the home-grown weapon’s ‘killing' capability. The 7.5 metre tall AAD interceptor is a single stage solid rocket propelled guided missile equipped with...

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Premier Explosives signed MoU with Israel Aerospace Industries

India’s Premier Explosives Ltd (PEL) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Israel Aerospace Industries Limited (IAIL) for exploring potential business opportunities. Premier Explosives is also designing,    developing  and manufacturing solid propellants for Indian missiles, viz, Akash, Astra, etc.

Source:http://www.business-standard.com/content/b2b-manufacturing-industry/premier-explosives-inks-mou-with-israel-aerospace-industries-116010700560_1.html...
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India confirms France to buy 36 Rafale Jets

India under the government-to-government route has confirmed the order for 36 Rafale jets with the French government. Indian Air Force will buy all the Rafale aircraft from French Dassault, in a flyaway condition. This time, the deal involved no production in India but there were still some Offset obligations. Under the deal, Dassault...

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L&T selected to upgrade Kilo class submarines with Russia 

India’s Larsen and Toubro (L&T) have been selected as an Indian partner to upgrade and refit Russian-origin Kilo class submarines for the Indian Navy. The deal worth around Rs. 5,000 crores. While the first of the four Kilo class subs will go to the Russian Zvezdochka shipyard for inspection and refit, the remaining...

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Navy commissioned anti-submarine warfare corvette

Indian Navy has commissioned corvette, INS Kadmatt - constructed by India’s Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Limited. It’s the second ship of Project 28 (P28) class anti-submarine warfare (ASW) corvettes. About 90% of the ship is indigenous and have been constructed using high grade steel (DMR 249A) produced in India.  The ship spans...

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