Over 200 business deals materialise at DefExpo
  • Over 200 business deals materialise at DefExpo(16:03)
    Lucknow, Feb 7 (IANS) Over 200 partnerships involving signing of MoUs, transfer of technology and product launches took place on the third day of DefExpo-2020 at a ceremony titled Bandhan.
Indigenous Light Utility Helicopter gets wings
  • Indigenous Light Utility Helicopter gets wings(15:46)
    Lucknow, Feb 7 (IANS) The single engine Light Utility Helicopter (LUH) got wings at Defexpo-2020 on Friday after Chairman Defence Research and Development Organisation's initial operational clearance to Hindustan Aeronautics Limited for its production.
DRDO inks deal with Russian company
  • DRDO inks deal with Russian company(11:04)
    Lucknow, Feb 7 (IANS) The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) signed a technology development contract with a Russian company Rosoboronexport on Friday at DefExpo2020 here.
Indian, Russian companies ink 14 defence MoUs
  • Indian, Russian companies ink 14 defence MoUs(18:35)
    Lucknow, Feb 6 (IANS) As many as 14 MoUs were signed between Russian original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and Indian companies on Thursday at Defexpo currently on in Lucknow.
Sharang gun will be inducted on Friday
  • Sharang gun will be inducted on Friday(18:20)
    Lucknow, Feb 6 (IANS) Indigenously upgraded Sharang 155 mm gun system will be inducted in the Indian Army, the Indian Army Chief said on Thursday. The induction of Sharang will bolster the Army's combat abilities.
India, Russia JV to produce helicopters is still grounded
India, Madagascar for long term maritime security cooperation
  • India, Madagascar for long term maritime security cooperation(13:42)
    Lucknow, Feb 6 (IANS) Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held bilateral talks with his counterpart from Madagascar, Lt. General Rokotonirina Richard, on the second day of DefExpo 2020 here on Thursday where he stressed upon enhancing ties in maritime security cooperation in the region.
  • PM fires assault rifle at DefExpo 2020(23:49)
    Lucknow, Feb 5 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who on Wednesday inaugurated the Defexpo 2020 here, also went around the exhibition and fired an assault rifle at a virtual firing range.
Defence Min talks business with five counterparts at DefExpo
  • Defence Min talks business with five counterparts at DefExpo(18:08)
    Lucknow, Feb 5 (IANS) On the first day of DefExpo2020 on Wednesday, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh held meetings with his counterparts from five countries - the UAE, the UK, the Maldives, Kyrgyzstan and Oman - to strengthen military cooperation.
3P strategy to make India defence manufacturing hub: Rajnath
  • 3P strategy to make India defence manufacturing hub: Rajnath(17:52)
    Lucknow, Feb 5 (IANS) Emphasising India will a defence manufacturing powerhouse in the coming years, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said that the government has adopted a new strategy known as 3P strategy which stands for Policy, Production and Partnership.
HAL signs MoU with Israeli firm to make, sell drones (Lead)
  • HAL signs MoU with Israeli firm to make, sell drones (Lead)(17:39)
    Lucknow, Feb 5 (IANS) To manufacture and sell drones, Indian state-owned aerospace and defence company Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Bengaluru based Dynamatic Technologies Limited (DTL) and Israel Aerospace Industries Limited (IAI) at DefExpo 2020 here on Wednesday.
HAL to make Israeli drones for Indian armed forces
  • HAL to make Israeli drones for Indian armed forces(16:47)
    Lucknow, Feb 5 (IANS) State-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) will make and sell Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) or drones in partnership with Israeli Aerospace Industries Ltd (IAI) and Dynamatic Technologies Ltd for the Indian defence, para-military and Central armed forces, the aerospace major said on Wednesday.
Russian helicopters at Defexpo 2020 for hard-selling
  • Russian helicopters at Defexpo 2020 for hard-selling(11:50)
    Lucknow, Feb 5 (IANS) Russia's Rostec State Corporation's holding firm is showcasing its civilian helicopters at the biennial 11th edition of Defexpo 2020 here for hard -selling them to Indian customers, an official said on Wednesday.
UP to procure Dornier aircraft to ferry passengers: Yogi
  • UP to procure Dornier aircraft to ferry passengers: Yogi(23:30)
    Lucknow, Feb 4 (IANS) For the first time, Hindustan Aeronautical Limited (HAL) manufactured Dornier aircraft will be used to ferry passengers. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said on Tuesday that his government will sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with HAL for two 19 seater Dornier aircraft for non-military purpose.
UAVs, ramjet tech to be showcased at DefExpo: IIT-Madras
  • UAVs, ramjet tech to be showcased at DefExpo: IIT-Madras(17:48)
    Chennai, Feb 4 (IANS) Multi-role unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), fire control network and ramjet projectile technology developed by start-ups incubated at the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras Research Park will be on display at the DefExpo 2020 at Lucknow, the institute said on Tuesday.
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