Monthly Archives: August 2017

Reliance Launched Naval Vessel

Reliance Defence and Engineering Limited (RDEL) has launched two Naval Offshore Patrol Vessels (NOPVs) -- 'Shachi' and 'Shruti' at their shipyard in Pipavav, Gujarat.The two NOPVs are among five ships being constructed by RDEL under the P-21 project of the Indian Navy. The five NOPVs are patrol ships armed with a 76 mm...

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As the country is facing huge shortage of crucial equipment/parts of tanks, artillery and guns, the Army is looking to procure components and subsystems of from local companies to address shortages of ammunitions and spares and end import dependency. There is need for greater participation of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in...

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Aviation Base in North East

The Indian Army will have a new aviation base in Assam to house a squadron of indigenous armed Rudra choppers.22 of these gunships are with  Army and 8 with the IAF. The army’s first armed helicopter unit in the Northeast will have 10 aircraft. An advanced landing ground (ALG) in the strategic Tawang in...

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