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Government issues new export regulations for defence firms

The Indian Government has recently eased several bureaucratic hurdles in export regulations and done away with a provision that demanded multiple assurances by foreign governments even for the sale of components and parts by Indian entities. The new set of rules for exports for both the private and public sector includes: Removal of the ‘ultimate…
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Reliance- Augur sign pact to build Aerostat and Aeroship

India’s Anil Ambani-led Reliance group has signed an agreement with a Singapore-based firm Augur Overseas Operation to manufacture aerostat and aeroship for the armed forces. The joint venture with Reliance having 51 per cent share, would be involved in the development, production, sales, modification and life support for different sizes of aerostats, airships and lighter-than-air…
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Pipavav and Russian firm sign JV for Refit of submarine

Indian private shipyard Pipavav Defence and Offshore Engineering Company (PDOC) has signed an agreement with JSC Ship Repairing Centre Zvyozdochka, Russia, for Medium Refits and Life Certification of 877EKM Submarines in India. Under the agreement, Zvyozdochka will provide complete technical assistance and support, including the enhancement of infrastructure at the PDOC facilities & training of…
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Mahindra bags contract from Airbus

Indian firm Mahindra Group has been awarded with the contract for the production of aero-components from Germany based Airbus Group. Under the contract Mahindra will manufacture and supply variety of metallic components that will be fitted into several Airbus aircraft programs as part of assemblies produced by Premium AEROTEC. Source: http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/make-in-india-mahindra-group-bags-multi-million-dollar-aerospace-deal-with-airbus/articleshow/47678226.cms
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