The Ministry of Defense has asked the vendors for the IAF’s MMRCA tender to either renew their existing commercial bids or submit fresh bids altogether, as the original bids are to expire on Wednesday.
The United States Defense Security Cooperation Agency has notified the US Congress of the potential sale of ten Boeing C-17 Globemaster III aircraft to India.
The Radar Cross Section (RCS) of the ship will have a ‘smaller signature than our smaller platforms’, according to Director General Naval Design, Rear Admiral KN Vaidyanathan.
The serial commandeering of Indian dhows by pirates in the Arabian Sea around the Gulf of Aden recently, has put the focus on the vulnerability of these vessels to hijack, especially with their flagrant flouting of guidelines, which also facilitates the endangering of other innocent shipping.
Sikorsky has said it is open to manufacturing naval helicopters in India.
Agenda check: The US Chief of Naval Operations (CNO) Admiral Gary Roughead is to arrive in New Delhi on Sunday.
Indian governmental institutions remain unmoved by disclosures of large-scale penetration of Indian computer systems.
The Indian and Pakistani armies are to hold virtually simultaneous exercises on both sides of the International Border.
The Myanmar Army’s commander of the Bureau of Special Operations, Lieutenant General Thar Aye is on a five-day visit.
The yatch Mhadei rounded the Cape of Good Hope on Tuesday, heading towards Mumbai under the hand of Commander Dilip Donde.
A report published by a group of Canadian researchers today, reports Indian government, Tibetan government and media institutions to have suffered a massive computer penetration attack over the last eight months.