KKR to buy Airbus Group's defence electronics unit for $1.2 bn

19 Mar 2016

Airbus Group’s defence electronics business makes components for radars, optronics, electronic warfare and border control applications

Tata banks on defence, aerospace for 7.5% revenue jump

17 Mar 2016

49% FDI ceiling in defence not attractive: Airbus

15 Mar 2016

European aircraft manufacturer Airbus Group today cautioned that the 49 per cent foreign direct investment limit in the defence sector cannot fetch India the industry or the right original equipment manufacturer that it is eying under its ‘Make in India’ initiative

India to pare down foreign defence contract payments

12 Mar 2016

India plans to reduce contracts with foreign defence equipment vendors to 30 per cent of the total procurement over the next two years, defence minister Manohar Parrikar said on Friday

Lockheed Martin to cut 1,000 jobs in aeronautics unit

09 Mar 2016

Tata Motors, Bharat Forge, GDLS team up for Rs50,000-cr Army project

08 Mar 2016

Lighter, futuristic future infantry combat vehicles that are both amphibious and air-portable and are capable of firing anti-tank guided missiles to ranges beyond four km, will replace the Army’s fleet of 2,610 Russian-designed BMP series armed vehicles

BAE selects Mahindra Defence for Howitzer partner

17 Feb 2016

BAE Systems has selected Mahindra Defence Systems as its partner for the in-country assembly, integration and test facility for the M777 Ultra Lightweight Howitzer

Sweden's Saab, Kalyani group form JV for air defence systems

13 Feb 2016

Reliance Defence gets conditional nod for 12 industrial licences

21 Nov 2015

Egyptian cleric masterminded Russian jet crash?

09 Nov 2015

Lockheed Martin expects to close $9 bn acquisition of Sikorsky Aircraft this week

04 Nov 2015

The acquisition of Sikorsky is the biggest by Lockheed since its $10-billion purchase of Martin Marietta in 1995, and also the biggest aerospace deal after the 2012 acquisition of Goodrich by UTC for over $16 billion

France’s Thales, Indian Institute of Science in pact for joint doctoral programme

31 Oct 2015

Tata Motors secures Army order for 1,200 high-mobility trucks

10 Jul 2015

Airbus, Mahindra team up to build military helicopters in India

03 Jul 2015

The joint venture will act as the prime suppler of reconnaissance and surveillance helicopters, naval utility helicopters and naval multirole helicopters

UK’s aerospace, defence and security trade body sees positives in staying in Europe

11 Jun 2015

L&T wins Rs468-cr order for construction of floating dock for Navy

03 Jun 2015

GRSE hands over fourth anti-sub ship to Indian Navy

19 May 2015

Parrikar claims 90% `Make in India’ in defence despite multi-billion Rafale deal

04 May 2015

DARPA developing “asleep-yet-aware” electronics that could revolutionise remote wireless sensors

24 Apr 2015

Bengaluru firm develops special coatings for defence industry

22 Apr 2015

US IT defence contractor explores sale

18 Apr 2015

Airbus backs Modi’s 'Make in India' campaign with $2-bn outsourcing pledge

11 Apr 2015

French aerospace major Airbus has expressed its readiness to manufacture helicopters, satellites and military transport planes in India

Parrikar to stress joint defence manufacture during Korea visit

16 Mar 2015

Defence minister Manohar Parrikar is determined to push Prime Minister Narendra Modi's `Make in India' initiative during his first foreign visit since taking charge last year

Congress slams Parrikar statements on defence graft

16 Mar 2015

Reliance Infra to take control of Pipavav Defence in Rs819-cr deal

04 Mar 2015

Reliance Infrastructure said it would make an open offer to public shareholders of the private sector shipyard, at Rs66 per share, in order to take its stake to 26-per cent