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Govt. to clear defence procurements worth Rs 5200 Crores

The Government is set to clear two major defence procurements from Russia which includes comprehensive upgrade and enhancement of the air force's transport fleet of IL 78 and 76 aircraft worth Rs 4250 Crores aimed to increase the service life of the aircraft by up to 20 years and purchase of 150 BMP 2/2K armoured…
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India-Israel to build AESA Radar for Tejas

India and Israel will develop Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar for the next generation Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA). The equipment of Tejas with AESA radar will make it a more capable fighter. The configurations of the new Tejas called SoP-18, the IAF agreed to buy 100 SoP-18 fighters from Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL),…
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L&T, Samsung Techwin shortlisted for $1 Bn Indian Gun Tender

Larsen & Toubro jointly with South Korea's Samsung Techwin, has been selected for the Indian Army's $1 billion tender for 155mm howitzer gun. Larsen and Samsung fielded the K-9 Vajra tracked howitzer. The price negotiations are to begin soon. Source:http://www.defensenews.com/story/defense/land/weapons/2015/10/17/domestic-firm-shares-1b-indian-gun-tender-korean-partner-samsung-techwin-larsen--toubro/73983584/  
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India plans to procure Russian S-400 Missile Systems

India will be procuring at least 12 new-generation Russian S-400 Triumf air defence missile systems for the IAF. A proposed G to G deal for the S-400 systems is at an initial stage and is expected to be taken up by the DAC soon. The S-400 has three kinds of missiles with different capabilities which…
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