Monthly Archives: December 2020

RFP for Design, Manufacture of Navic Chips

The government has invited proposals for the manufacture of receiver chips that have GPS and NavIC, in an attempt to improve the overall signal availability of positioning systems, and increase the use of the indigenous positioning system. The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY) has floated a request for proposal (RFP) for...

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Swarm Drone Development

India plans to develop an air-launched Swarm Drone system under the Combat Air Teaming System (CATS) project, designed to attack enemy advanced air defences, thereby greatly reducing vulnerability of Pilots and Fighter Jets to ground based air defences. The project, which envisages a Jaguar land attack aircraft launching up to 24 killer drones...

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SaAn Satellite Networks India

Ananth Technologies Hyderabad will set up a joint venture named SaAn Satellite Networks India with US satellite operator Saturn Satellites to build two communication satellites initially and launch them using the Indian space agency’s workhorse PSLV rocket. Ananth will build the 300-700 kg satellites at its newly opened facility in Bangalore and launch...

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Infosys -Rolls-Royce: Strategic Partnership

Infosys and Rolls-Royce have signed a strategic partnership for sourcing engineering and R&D Services for the latter's Civil Aerospace business. Leveraging Infosys expertise in core engineering services, digital transformation capabilities, and Rolls-Royce product knowledge acquired through the partnership.  Infosys will provide a full range of high-end engineering and R&D services integrated with advanced...

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Multi-Role Transport Tanker Aircraft

India is likely to consider acquisition of six Airbus 330 multi-role transport tanker aircraft in a G2G deal for Indian Air Force (IAF) mid-air refuelers. IAF as of now operate seven Russian IL-76 M refuelers.

Airbus 330 MRTT platform...

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