Army's poor gun maintenance, design change causing accidents: OFB

Hitting back at Indian Army’s internal report that held faulty ammunition led to deaths and injuries of troops, state-owned production firm Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) on Wednesday said the accidents could also be because of “poor gun maintenance”, “faulty firing drill”, and “unvalidated design changes in the weapon”. Read More

Poor quality productions by OFB led to killing of 27 troops in 6 years: Report

Indian Army has lost its 27 personnel and injured 159 soldiers in the last six years due to poor quality productions of ammunition and armament by state-owned Ordnance Factory Board (OFB). Read More

300th ALH Dhruv rolls-out from HAL Hangar

In yet another major fillip to indigenous programme, 300th Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH-Dhruv) rolled out from Bengaluru-based Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) hangar on Tuesday. Read More

India successfully conducts flight test of 'Abhyas'

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Tuesday conducted successfully flight test of 'Abhyas, a high-speed expendable aerial target (HEAT), from the Interim Test Range, Balasore in Odisha. Read More

Atmanirbhar Bharat: DRDO successfully test-fires HSTDV

India on Monday successfully test-fired Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle (HSTDV), it could be called as a giant leap in indigenous defence technologies and significant milestone towards an Atmanirbhar Bharat,. Read More

HAL’s ALH Dhruv and Chetak helicopters in rescue operations at Mauritius reef

State-owned plane maker HAL's indigenous advanced light helicopter Dhruv and Chetak have been pressed into service to rescue people and extricate skimmed oil from the Japanese owned cargo ship MV Wakashio. Read More

Rajnath inaugurates HAL-IISc Skill Development Centre in Karnataka

Defence minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday inaugurated the HAL-IISc Skill Development Centre (SDC) established at IISc’s Challakere campus in Chitradurga district of Karnataka through a video conference. Read More

HAL’s indigenous light combat helicopters deployed for operations at Leh

Amid simmering border row with China in eastern Ladakh since early May, state-owned plane maker Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) made two Light Combat Helicopters (LCH) have been deployed for operations at high altitude in the Leh sector at short notice to support Indian Air Force (IAF) missions. Read More

DRDO launches ‘Dare to Dream 2.0’ contest for innovators and startups

Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Monday launched its innovation contest ‘Dare to Dream 2.0’ on the 5th death anniversary of former President and noted scientist Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. Read More

BEML receives order from MoD worth ₹557 crore

BEML Limited received order from the ministry of defence for supply of 1,512 Track Width Mine Plough (TWMP) for T-90 Tanks at an approximate cost of ₹557 crore. Read More

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