Monthly Archives: November 2020

L&T Delivers K-9 Vajra on Schedule

The Ministry of Defence had placed a Rs 4,500-crore (over $600 million) for 100 of K-9 VAJRA-T howitzer weapon systems in May 2017 on L&T to be supplied with in 42 months.  The firm has  delivered the 81st K-9 VAJRA-T howitzer indicating the  order will be completed well with in schedule.

The K-9 VAJRA-T is...

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Dynamatic Technologies Signs MOU with IIT Kanpur

Dynamatic Technologies has signed a memorandum of understanding with IIT-Kanpur for joint indigenous development of innovative Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAVs) of various types for wide range of applications for the use of the armed forces.

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Anti-Material Rifle (AMR) from OFB

The Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) is  to offer its indigenously developed large-calibre sniper Anti-Material Rifle (AMR), named ‘Vidwanshak’ is a 100 per cent indigenous weapon to the Indian Army for trials after having incorporated modifications as per the latter’s requirement.

United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) Interest in RNaval

Russia’s state-owned United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) and 11 other firms have been given time till 30 November to submit their resolution and revival plans to acquire the Reliance Naval and Engineering Ltd (R-Naval), which owns the Pipavav Shipyard in Gujarat.

RNaval, is under the hammer under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy...

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Export of SA Amn by OFB

Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) has received an export order for 5.56X45 mm NATO M193 Ball Amn from the US. The ammunition will be manufactured at Ordnance Factory Varangaon  and will be supplied in the current fiscal year.

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