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Tejas Mark II to get engine in September

US Company General Electric (GE) is likely to deliver the first F-414INS6 engine which will power the Tejas Mark II. The F-414 engine's maximum power output of 98 kiloNewtons (kN) will make the Tejas Mark II faster and nimbler. Also the F-414 will also provide the burst of power needed for the Naval Tejas to…
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Govt award 73 defence licences in one year

The Indian Government has approved 73 industrial licences in defence sector during the last one year of its tenure. It includes the licences for manufacture of arms and ammunition such as helicopters, aircraft, radars, bulletproof jackets and helmets, ammunition fired from artillery, tanks, helicopters and aircraft, rockets and missiles. Also the Foreign direct investment inflows…
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Mahindra forge MoU with Ultra Electronics

Mahindra Defence Naval Systems has signed a MoU with Ultra Electronics U.K. to manufacture highly specialised defence electronics, underwater warfare equipment for anti-submarine warfare capabilities and technologically advanced software-defined tactical radios. Source: http://www.thehindu.com/business/Industry/mahindra-ultra-electronics-tieup-for-defence-play/article7392588.ece
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Private Sector may get ‘Tejas’ fighter project

Indian Government is considering for giving the project to build new, improved version of ‘Tejas’ fighter to the private sector. Frustrated by the delays and design flaws of the project, the Govt. may give the project to private sector for time bound and efficient execution. Source: http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/defence/project-to-build-new-improved-version-of-tejas-fighter-may-be-given-to-private-sector/articleshow/48010908.cms
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