Defence News | Here’s why former Navy chief wants India’s next Raksha Mantri to personally guide Tejas

Having retired many years ago, my request to fly in the naval version of the light combat aircraft, also ‘Tejas’, may have seemed whimsical or eccentric to naval headquarters. Actually, it was motivated by intense curiosity to see for myself how an ‘outlandish’ concept visualised by the naval staff, a…

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Here’s why former Navy chief wants India’s next Raksha Mantri to personally guide Tejas – Indian Defence Research Wing

SOURCE: ADMIRAL ARUN PRAKASH RETD / THE PRINT Having retired many years ago, my request to fly in the naval version of the light combat aircraft, also ‘Tejas’, may have seemed whimsical or eccentric to naval headquarters. Actually, it was motivated by intense curiosity to see for myself how an…

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Pakistan Navy lays the keel of 1st milgem class corvette in Turkey – Indian Defence Research Wing

SOURCE: NAVY RECOGINATION The keel-laying ceremony of 1st MILGEM Class Corvette for Pakistan Navy was held at Istanbul Naval Shipyard (INSY), Turkey. Chief Naval Overseas (Turkey), Commodore Syed Rizwan Khalid graced the occasion as Chief Guest. For the record, the contract for four corvettes for Pakistan Navy with Transfer of…

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Navy should barter for additional Submarines if Plans for new Carrier Battle Group (CBG) are shelved – Indian Defence Research Wing

SOURCE: TUSHKAR SHIRODKAR / FOR MY TAKE / IDRW.ORG. CDS General Bipin Rawat a while ago confirmed reports that Navy’s plan for third aircraft carrier might be shelved as the country faces economic turmoil due to global pandemic situation and big-ticket projects like an aircraft carrier and Carrier Battle Group (CBG) in support…

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Defence News | 82,000 OFB staff to go on indefinite strike against corporatisation plan

A day after the ministry of defence placed an order worth over Rs 1,000 crore for infantry vehicles, 82,000 employees of ordnance factories have decided to go on indefinite strike.Over 82,000 employees working in 41 ordnance factories have decided to go on indefinite strike against the government’s decision to implement…

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82,000 OFB staff to go on indefinite strike against corporatisation plan – Indian Defence Research Wing

SOURCE: THE WEEK A day after the ministry of defence placed an order worth over Rs 1,000 crore for infantry vehicles, 82,000 employees of ordnance factories have decided to go on indefinite strike. Over 82,000 employees working in 41 ordnance factories have decided to go on indefinite strike against the…

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