India Extends Deadline For Naval UAV RFI

India Extends Deadline For Naval UAV RFI

India’s Ministry of Defence (MoD) has extended its deadline to 21 November for overseas vendors to respond to its global request for information (RFI) for 50 naval shipborne unmanned aerial systems (NSUASs) for the Indian Navy (IN).

First issued on 10 October the RFI states that the fixed-wing, catapult-launched NSUASs will be required to operate

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Army’s Air Defence Deal Hangs Fire

Army’s Air Defence Deal Hangs Fire

The Army’s attempts to upgrade its short range air defence systems continues to hang fire with the tender for Very Short Range Air Defence (VSHORAD) systems stuck again after recent re-trials.

“Re-trials have been completed and two of the three contenders failed to comply with the requirements. The deal is before general staff evaluation and a t

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Army’s $2-B Ammunition Program Faces Delays

Army’s $2-B Ammunition Program Faces Delays
Army’s $2-B Ammunition Program Faces Delays

Defence Ministry yet to issue clarifications on the ‘Request for Proposal’ to leading players

by Nayanima Basu

The much-awaited $2-billion ammunition program of the Indian Army is facing inordinate delays as the Defence Ministry is yet to issue a revised Request for Proposal (RFP) to leading players eyeing the deal.

The Defence Ministry issued

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SAAB And Adani Team Up To Manufacture Defence Systems In India

SAAB And Adani Team Up To Manufacture Defence Systems In India
SAAB And Adani Team Up To Manufacture Defence Systems In India

SAAB RBS15 Mk3 Surface-To-Surface Missile System

SAAB has joined forces with India’s Adani Group to explore possible joint opportunities in the country’s defence and aerospace industry.

The partnership includes establishing joint ventures (JV) in India in line with and in support of the Make In India policy.

Both the companies will also support

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Indian Navy Floats Global Tender for High-Tech Night Vision Helmets

Indian Navy Floats Global Tender for High-Tech Night Vision Helmets
Indian Navy Floats Global Tender for High-Tech Night Vision Helmets

The Indian Navy has requisitioned for two options - uncooled thermal imaging devices and image intensifier tube with wide field of view

New Delhi — Indian Navy has started the process to equip its forces with highly advanced helmet mounted night vision devices. Such devices will help naval personnel in search & seizure procedures as well as s

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