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...
August 23, 2014
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...
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..
August 1, 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...
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.
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...
July 28, 2014
William H. Swanson to retire as Chairman of the Raytheon Board of Directors; Thomas A. Kennedy elected Chairman of the Raytheon Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) has elected Thomas A. Kennedy, age 59, as Chairman of the Board of Raytheon Company effective October 1, 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...
July 1, 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...
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...
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.
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.
May 22, 2014
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.
March 7, 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...
March 1, 2014
Indian Navy concludes theatre level exercise 'TROPEX — 2014'
The Indian Navy’s major annual exercise ‘TROPEX’ (Theatre Level Operational Readiness Exercise) concluded yesterday.
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.
February 9, 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...
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...
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...
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...
January 6, 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).
January 6, 2014
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.
December 5, 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...
December 3, 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.
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.
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...
November 6, 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.
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...
September 5, 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
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...
August 3, 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...
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)...
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.
May 7, 2013
Northrop Grumman, US Navy conduct first arrested landing of X-47B unmanned demonstrator
Northrop Grumman Corporation and the US Navy have conducted...
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.
October 1, 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.
August 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.
August 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.
April 22, 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.
April 22, 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.
November 8, 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
November 8, 2010
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.