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August 23, 2014

Kolkata and Kamorta- Pride of Indian Navy

Though the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has dedicated to the Indian Navy , country’s most modern and ferocious warship INS Kolkata on 16th August and later the defence minister Arun Jaitley on 23rd August...
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Indigenously Built Stealth Anti-Submarine Warfare Ship- INS Kamorta- Commissioned

Breaking new grounds in the making of warships in the country, India today commissioned the first indigenously built stealth Anti-Submarine Warfare...
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August 16, 2014

Prime Minister commissions INS Kolkata at Naval Dockyard, Mumbai

The Hon’ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi, commissioned INS Kolkata into the Indian Navy at a glittering ceremony held today at the Naval..
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August 01, 2014

Sudhir Kumar Mishra, new Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, BrahMos Aerospace

Top missile scientist, Shri Sudhir Kumar Mishra, OS, CC R&D, joins BrahMos Aerospace, an Indian-Russian Joint venture...
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July 30, 2014

Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha takes over as new COSC

Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha took over as the Chairman, Chief of Staff Committee (COSC) today.
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July 29, 2014

Tracy A. Atkinson elected to Raytheon Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has elected Tracy A. Atkinson as a director effective immediately. Ms. Atkinson, 49, currently serves as executive vice president, finance...
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July 28, 2014
July 24, 2014

Malabar - 2014

Exercise Malabar is a complex, high-end operational exercise that has grown in scope and complexity over the years. Malabar 2014 is the latest in a continuing series of exercises conducted to enhance multinational...
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July 01, 2014


Covering a distance of over 5000 nautical miles (9000 Km), Indian Naval Ship Sahyadri, an indigenously built guided missile stealth Frigate arrived today at Pearl Harbour, USA to participate in the multilateral maritime exercise...
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June 14, 2014

Prime Minister spends a day onboard INS Vikramaditya

In his first visit to an operational military formation after assuming office, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the country’s new aircraft carrier...
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May 29, 2014

Rao Inderjit Singh takes over as MoS Defence

Rao Inderjit Singh took over as Minister of State for Defence here today. On his arrival at the Ministry of Defence in South Block, Singh was received by senior officials of the Ministry.
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May 22, 2014

Exercise Sagar Kavach

The bi-annual maritime coastal security exercise introduced post 26/11 was conducted on 21-22 May 2014 across the State of Gujarat and Union Territory of Daman & Diu coastline.
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The 2014 edition of the ‘SIMBEX 14’ series of annual bilateral naval exercises between the Indian Navy (IN) and the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN), is being conducted in the Andaman Sea from 22 May to 28 May 14.
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March 07, 2014

Third Naval Offshore Patrol Vessel INS Sumedha commissioned at Goa

INS Sumedha was commissioned into the Indian Navy at Goa today, by Vice Admiral Anil Chopra, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief...
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March 01, 2014

Indian Navy concludes theatre level exercise 'TROPEX – 2014'

The Indian Navy’s major annual exercise ‘TROPEX’ (Theatre Level Operational Readiness Exercise) concluded yesterday.
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February 13, 2014

TROPEX – 2014

Admiral D.K. Joshi, Chief of the Naval Staff and Vice Admiral Anil Chopra, Flag Officer Commanding-in-chief, Eastern Naval Command, embarked the combined Fleets at sea off the East coast on 13 Feb 14.
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February 09, 2014

17 Nations 15 ships demonstrate a momentous ‘MILAP’: MILAN 2014 an unequivocal success

15 ships manoeuvered in perfect harmony in the clear Andaman Sea on a balmy morning making for a grand culmination of the MILAN 2014...
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January 30, 2014

BAE Systems appoints John Brosnan as Managing Director of India operations

BAE Systems has named John Brosnan Managing Director of the Company’s India operations with effect from January 2014. Dean McCumiskey who has successfully completed his tenure...
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January 18, 2014

Safran appoints new VP for production at Safran

Jean-Paul Louis has been named Vice President, Production at Safran, effective January 1, 2014. He replaces Denis Vercherin, who has retired. Jean-Paul Louis, 60, graduated from the Ecole Nationale Supérieure des...
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January 16, 2014

Raytheon announces new Chief Executive Officer

Raytheon has announced that its Board of Directors has elected Dr Thomas A. Kennedy to serve as the Chief Executive Officer of Raytheon Company...
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January 06, 2014

INS Vikramaditya heads home

INS Vikramaditya operating with the Western Fleet...ships including INS Viraat, INS Delhis and Mumbai, INS Teg, Talwar, Trikand, INS Subhadra, INS Godavari and INS Deepak (Fleet Tanker).
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Lady officer part of INSV Mhadei crew for first time

Indian Naval Sailing Vessel (INSV) Mhadei was flagged off from Cape Town on January 4, 2014, to participate in the Cape2Rio Yachting Race 2014.
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December 05, 2013

Our enthusiasm is 100 per cent, the industry has to respond: Navy Chief on Self-Reliance
 Indian Navy Day 2013 
At the customary Navy Day press conference held at New Delhi, Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral D.K. Joshi, gave updates...
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December 03, 2013

Speech of CNS Admiral D.K. Joshi during Navy Day Press Conference - 2013
 Indian Navy Day 2013 
It is a privilege to welcome the members of media to this year's traditional Navy Week media interaction.
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November 14, 2013

Vikramaditya to be commissioned by Defence Minister A.K. Antony on November 16

Defence Minister A.K. Antony will be commissioning Indian Navy’s aircraft carrier ‘Vikramaditya’ at Severodvinsk in the Russian Federation.
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November 13, 2013

Indian Navy’s first advanced light helicopter squadron commissioned

The first ALH (Dhruv) Squadron was commissioned at Kochi today by Vice Admiral Shekhar Sinha, Flag Officer Commanding in Chief...
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November 06, 2013

Navy’s first AJT aircraft inducted

The Indian Navy inducted the Hawk 132, a fourth generation Advanced Jet Trainer (AJT) aircraft, on November 6, 2013 at an impressive ceremony held at Naval Air Station INS Dega.
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October 24, 2013

MSME Defexpo Curtain Raiser

The National Small Industries Corporation is organising the third MSME Defexpo at Bangalore from December 12-14, 2013, to provide yet again a platform to the defence original equipment manufacturers...
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September 05, 2013

Great Game Syria

Hopefully better sense will prevail but the US cruise missile strikes may still take place, which will have adverse economic consequences for India besides affecting Indian Diaspora in the region
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August 12, 2013

India’s first Indigenous Aircraft Carrier launched

Amidst chanting of vedic hymns, Vikrant, India’s first aircraft carrier, decommissioned on January 31, 1997, was launched once again...
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August 03, 2013

GRSE launches Mauritius offshore patrol vessel

An offshore patrol vessel (OPV) for the Coast Guard of the Government of Republic of Mauritius was on Friday, launched from Kolkata-based Defence Public Sector Undertaking, GRSE, which is the first defence export order...
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July 11, 2013

Northrop Grumman X-47B makes first arrested landing at sea

Northrop Grumman Corporation and the US Navy have completed the first arrested landing of the X-47B unmanned combat air system (UCAS)...
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May 15, 2013

Indian Navy’s first Boeing P-8I aircraft delivered

The first of the eight Boeing P-8I long-range maritime reconnaissance and anti-submarine warfare aircraft of the Indian Navy arrived at Naval Air Station Rajali, Arakkonam, Tamil Nadu, on May 15.
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May 07, 2013

Northrop Grumman, US Navy conduct first arrested landing of X-47B unmanned demonstrator

Northrop Grumman Corporation and the US Navy have conducted...
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April 12, 2013

US Navy deploying laser weapon prototype

The US Navy has announced that it will deploy a new laser technology that will allow the military to target threats without the use of bullets and explosives.
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Oct 01, 2012

India's Maritime Security—Raytheon Shows the Way

The world’s economy sails on the oceans as 95% of the goods sold and the majority of the world’s oil and gas move on them. The security of EEZ and ports is also of primary importance.
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Aug 16, 2012

Steadily steaming ahead

Although the Navy accounts for just a little over 15 per cent of India's defence budget, it's modernisation programme appears the most focussed and productive among the three services.
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Aug 13, 2012

India approves $50 billion naval build-up

India will be spending at least an additional $50 billion for its naval build-up from 2012 to 2017. Outgoing Navy Chief Admiral Nirmal Verma disclosed that the government has granted Acceptance of Necessity (AON) for naval acquisitions worth Rs. 2,73,000
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22 Apr 2011

Network Centric Warfare is a “key enabler”: Seminar

There is a groundswell of support among the higher echelons of power for speedy deployment of Network Centric Warfare (NCW) systems, borne out of a robust homegrown network.
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22 Apr 2011

Indian Operating System in three years: DRDO Chief

With security concerns running high, the government has tasked several agencies, including the DRDO, for speedy deployment of India’s own Operating System.
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08 Nov 2010

WASS opens first subsidiary in India

The Finmeccanica Company aims at expanding its footprint in India through its subsidiary Win Blue Water Services Private Ltd Read More

C4I2 Vision for Indian Defence

SP Guide Publications is synonymous with zero-compromise quality and steadfast commitment towards the services. In tune with this philosophy, SP’s took yet another step in its 45th year by supporting the recently held C4I2 event as the presenting sponsor. Read More

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