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Defence Ministry to take a call on the purchase of Rafale fighter jets

Aug 12, 2016

Defence Ministry to take a call on the purchase of Rafale fighter jets

The Defence Ministry's top acquisition council is likely to take up this month the final report submitted by a team negotiating the much-anticipated Rafale fighter jet deal with France #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Manohar Parrikar #defence ministry #Defence Acquisition Council #Dassault Aviation #Rafale fighter jet
Defence ministry clears mega purchase, howitzers, Dhanush artillery guns on buy list

Jun 25, 2016

Defence ministry clears mega purchase, howitzers, Dhanush artillery guns on buy list

The Defence Ministry on Saturday paved the way for purchase of 145 Ultra Light Howitzers, worth about USD 750 million, from the US and also approved bulk production of 18 Dhanush artillery guns. #NewsTracker #Manohar Parrikar #defence ministry #Defence Acquisition Council #Ultra Light Howitzers #Dhanush artillery guns
Defence Acquisition Council chaired by Manohar Parrikar to discuss shopping list on Saturday

Jun 24, 2016

Defence Acquisition Council chaired by Manohar Parrikar to discuss shopping list on Saturday

The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), chaired by Manohar Parrikarwill offer clarity on the Navy, Air Force and the Army's plans to procure missile boats, special operations vehicles, long-range air defence systems artillery modernisation programme respectively. #NewsTracker #Indian Army #Manohar Parrikar #Defence Acquisition Council #M777 howitzer #Akash missile #Indian defence projects #Bofors deal
Manohar Parrikar says yes to deal with Russia on S-400 missile system

Dec 17, 2015

Manohar Parrikar says yes to deal with Russia on S-400 missile system

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Russia, the Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) on Thursday approved a deal to buy Russian S-400 missile systems, defence ministry sources said. #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Russia #Defence minister #Manohar Parrikar #Defence Acquisition Council #Russian S-400 missile system
DAC gives go ahead for further talks with France on Rafale deal

Sep 02, 2015

DAC gives go ahead for further talks with France on Rafale deal

The Defence Acquisition Council on Wednesday gave the go ahead to further negotiations for purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France talks for which had got stalled, reviving hopes of the deal going through. #India #France #NewsTracker #Defence Acquisition Council #Rafale #fighter jets #DAC
Indian Army yet to receive bullet-proof jackets promised to them in 2009

Jun 30, 2015

Indian Army yet to receive bullet-proof jackets promised to them in 2009

A decade after the Indian Army's demand and six years after the government gave the proposal a go-ahead, the army is yet to receive lightweight bullet-proof #NewsTracker #Indian Army #Defence Acquisition Council #Jawans #AK Anthony #bullet proof jackets #Parliament's Standing Committee on Defence
Rafale fighter jet deal not yet finalised, says Manohar Parrikar

Mar 13, 2015

Rafale fighter jet deal not yet finalised, says Manohar Parrikar

India's multi-billion dollar Rafale fighter jet contract with France has not been finalised yet and is still in the negotiation stage, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar informed Lok Sabha on Friday. #India #Lok Sabha #Manohar Parrikar #Defence Acquisition Council #Rafale
India ordered military hardware worth Rs 83,858 cr since 2011

Feb 27, 2015

India ordered military hardware worth Rs 83,858 cr since 2011

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said foreign vendors got orders worth Rs 55,406 crore from IAF between 2011-12 and 2013-14 followed by Navy's Rs 25,454 crore and Rs 2,998 crore from Army. #India #Defence #NewsTracker #Army #FDI #IAF #Manohar Parrikar #Defence Acquisition Council #Navy #Rafale #Dassault Aviation #defence procurement procedure
 Defence panel clears acquisition proposals worth Rs 4,444 cr

Dec 17, 2014

Defence panel clears acquisition proposals worth Rs 4,444 cr

The DAC, however, could not arrive at a decision on a joint bid by Tata Sons Ltd and Airbus to replace the Indian Air Force's Avro transport fleet, according to sources. #India #Defence #Tata Sons #Airbus #Manohar Parrikar #Hindustan Aeronautics #Defence Acquisition Council #Samyukta
American firm Sikorsky bags contract for Navy's 16 multi-role choppers

Dec 05, 2014

American firm Sikorsky bags contract for Navy's 16 multi-role choppers

Defence ministry sources said the commercial bids were opened yesterday and since the US firm was the only left in the fray after the "partial ban" European company Finmeccanica, it emerged as the winner. #NewsTracker #Indian Navy #Ministry of Defence #Defence Acquisition Council #Finmeccanica #AgustaWestland #Sikorsky