MoD notifies ‘Second Positive Indigenisation List’ of 108 items to promote self-reliance

The ‘Second Positive Indigenisation List’ comprises complex systems, sensors, simulator, weapons and ammunitions like Helicopters, Next Generation Corvettes, Air Borne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) systems, Tank Engines, Medium Power Radar for Mountains, MRSAM Weapon Systems and many more such items to fulfil the requirements of Indian Armed Forces.

China’s National Defense in the New Era – The white paper 2019

"Peace is an aspiration for all peoples, and development is an eternal theme of humanity". Contents Preface I. International Security Situation II. China’s Defensive National Defense Policy in the New Era III. Fulfilling the Missions and Tasks of China’s Armed…

Successful Flight Test of High-speed Expendable Aerial Target (HEAT)- ABHYAS

Successful flight test of ABHYAS - High-speed Expendable Aerial Target (HEAT) was today conducted by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) from the Interim Test Range, Balasore in Odisha. During the trials, two demonstrator vehicles were successfully test flown. The vehicle can be used as target for evaluation of various missile systems.

List of banned 101 defence items by India(MoD) and clarification

Consequent to release of the negative list of items for import by Ministry of Defence (MoD) on August 09, 2020, certain queries have been received with respect to inclusion of some of the items like the light combat aircraft LCA Mark 1A, Pinakarocket system and Akash missile system, which are manufactured in India. It is highlighted that systems like LCA MK 1A, Pinakarocket system, Akash Missile System, etc are developed with qualitative requirements framed by Defence Forces. Such systems are also available in the international market.