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'Make-in-India' sucess story: India's defence exports jump over 6.5 times since 2014
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'Make-in-India' sucess story: India's defence exports jump over 6.5 times since 2014

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
India

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

DRDO succesfully tests phase II of ballistic interceptor AD-1 missile
India

DRDO succesfully tests phase II of ballistic interceptor AD-1 missile

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

The Big Guns are Out! DefExpo 2022 in Gujarat thrills and chills all
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The Big Guns are Out! DefExpo 2022 in Gujarat thrills and chills all

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
India

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

Civil and military aircraft engine production: Time to get going India
India

Civil and military aircraft engine production: Time to get going India

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

'Bharat Jodo Yatra' is ‘sanjivani’ for Congress, will revive party, says Jairam Ramesh
India

'Bharat Jodo Yatra' is ‘sanjivani’ for Congress, will revive party, says Jairam Ramesh

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
India

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

DRDO CEPTAM Recruitment: Registration begins for 1901 vacancies, check steps to apply
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DRDO CEPTAM Recruitment: Registration begins for 1901 vacancies, check steps to apply

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

DRDO CEPTAM 2022: Registration for 1901 posts begins, check direct link
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DRDO CEPTAM 2022: Registration for 1901 posts begins, check direct link

The registration link will close on 23 September at 5 pm. The last date to submit the DRDO application fee is also 23 September.

DRDO-CEPTAM to fill 1901 vacancies, registration begins from 3 September
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DRDO-CEPTAM to fill 1901 vacancies, registration begins from 3 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
India

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

DRDO and Indian Navy successfully flight-test VL-SRSAM surface-to-air missile off Odisha coast
India

DRDO and Indian Navy successfully flight-test VL-SRSAM surface-to-air missile off Odisha coast

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

AI in defence: DRDO develops facial recognition system that can penetrate masks, disguise
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AI in defence: DRDO develops facial recognition system that can penetrate masks, disguise

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'

Independence Day 2022: PM Modi lauds armed forces for supporting self-reliance in defence
India

Independence Day 2022: PM Modi lauds armed forces for supporting self-reliance in defence

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

WATCH: Ahead of India's 75th Independence Day, DRDO deploys counter-drone system near Red Fort
India

WATCH: Ahead of India's 75th Independence Day, DRDO deploys counter-drone system near Red Fort

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

Watch: DRDO successfully carries out maiden flight of Made-in-India unmanned aircraft
India

Watch: DRDO successfully carries out maiden flight of Made-in-India unmanned aircraft

The Autonomous Flying Wing Technology Demonstrator's airframe, undercarriage, flight controls, and avionics system were developed indigenously

ABHYAS: A look at India’s indigenously-developed High-Speed Expendable Aerial Target drone
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ABHYAS: A look at India’s indigenously-developed High-Speed Expendable Aerial Target drone

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

India successfully test fires VL-SRSAM missile from Indian Naval Ship off Odisha coast
India

India successfully test fires VL-SRSAM missile from Indian Naval Ship off Odisha coast

VL-SRSAM, a ship-borne weapon system is meant for neutralising various aerial threats at close ranges including sea-skimming targets

India successfully test fires short-range nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile from Odisha
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India successfully test fires short-range nuclear capable Prithvi-II missile from Odisha

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