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DAC approves to buy C-130J, NVGs

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) has approved the buying of one C-130 J Super Hercules aircraft, worth about Rs. 900 Crores. Further, approval has also been given to the procurement of 58 Night Vision Goggles (NVGs) for pilots for night enablement. In addition, the DAC also reviewed progress of capital acquisition proposals in current financial…
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Elbit Systems Introduces Skylark TM C

Elbit systems have come out with a New Mini UAS for Tactical Naval and Maritime applications. The system features a waterproof and floating air vehicle that provides even small vessels a unique organic off board surveillance capability that can be deployed and retrieved in less than 15 minutes. Source:http://elbitsystems.com/pr-new/elbit-systems-introduces-skylark-c/
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India seeks 134Mn Euro waiver in Rafale deal

India has sought a waiver in Rafale fighter deal from a key provision that requires India to shell out an advance guarantee clause on the basis of the fact that it is a government-to-government sale. If France accepts the Indian demand, it will result in a saving of more than euro 134 Million. Currently, the…
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DRDO Tests precision-guided ‘Smart Glide Bombs

DRDO developed precision-guided 'smart glide bombs' known as 'Garuthmaa' and 'Garudaa' has recently been tested successfully at Pokhran firing range. The test was to evaluate its precision for drop trials and range from a Su-30 MKI aircraft. Garudaa is the non-winged glide-bomb having a range of 30 kilometres; while Garuthmaa is 1000 kg winged smart…
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