While the DRDO has succeeded in producing an impressive arsenal of missiles capable of striking targets thousands of kilometres away, when it comes to weapons that directly affect the humble jawan, even manufacturing a decent rifle has proved to be a bridge too far
India can now intercept missile of 5,000-km class: DRDO chief on flight test of Ballistic Missile Defence interceptor
The missile AD-1 is part of the phase 2 development programme of the BMD shield and can destroy both ballistic missiles and low-flying fighter aircraft
The AD-1 missile test is the latest in a series of successes by the DRDO which had tested the upgraded version of the Pinaka multi-barrel rocket launcher recently
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 12th edition of the defence expo at Gandhinagar’s Helipad Exhibition Centre. This year’s event is the biggest in India’s history with participation from over 75 countries and a registration of 1,340 companies
Prahar missile, HAL’s new jet and more…What to expect at DefExpo 2022, India’s largest defence exhibition
DefExpo 2022 being held at Gandhinagar’s Helipad Exhibition Centre is seeing a record registration of 1,340 companies and participation of 75 other countries. The defence ministry has stated that as many as 451 agreements will be signed during the five-day exhibition
India must first get its core engine technologies right, but simultaneously look at next generation engine technologies. Joint Venture is the best way forward for India
Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Thursday said the cross-country grassroots campaign will see the party emerge in a new aggressive avatar that cannot be taken for granted by either friends or political adversaries.
Pin-point accuracy of QRSAM system established in six successful flight tests, performance confirmed from data captured
DRDO said that the uniqueness of the QRSAM weapon system is that it can operate on the move with search and track capability and fire on short halt
Those who want to apply for the vacancies are required to visit the official web portal at drdo.gov.in. A total of 1901 vacancies will be filled through this recruitment drive
The registration link will close on 23 September at 5 pm. The last date to submit the DRDO application fee is also 23 September.
Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has released the notification for the Center for Personnel Talent Management (CEPTAM) recruitment to fill 1901 posts in the organisation
Samir V Kamat appointed as DRDO chief; G Satheesh Reddy named scientific adviser to Defence Minister Rajnath Singh
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the appointment of Samir V Kamat from the date of his assumption of charge till he attains the age of 60 years
The Ministry of Defence said that the flight test was carried out from an Indian Naval Ship against a high-speed unmanned aerial target for demonstration of vertical launch capability
Dubbed 'Face Recognition System under Disguise', or FRSD, the system claims to detect faces through several 'disguises like face masks, beard, moustache, wigs, sunglasses, head-scarves, monkey-caps, hats, etc'
PM Modi mentioned that the ceremonial 21-gun salute at the celebrations featured the usage of an indigenously developed howitzer gun for the first time. The Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System has been developed under the government's 'Make in India' initiative by DRDO
The counter drone system developed by DRDO has the capability to detect and deactivate drones of any size within a radius of around 4 km
The Autonomous Flying Wing Technology Demonstrator's airframe, undercarriage, flight controls, and avionics system were developed indigenously
Developed and designed by DRDO, ABHYAS is a 75-kg drone that will be used as a target for various missile systems. Capable of attaining an altitude of more than five kilometres at half the speed of sound, it can also be used as a decoy aircraft
VL-SRSAM, a ship-borne weapon system is meant for neutralising various aerial threats at close ranges including sea-skimming targets
DRDO said that Prithvi-II missiles test fired successfully and met all parameters. The short-range ballistic missile is capable of striking targets with a very high degree of precision