BEL Receives Offset Contract from ELOP Israel Posted: 2017 Feb 15
Indian defence electronics public sector undertaking (PSU) Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) has received an offset contract from Israeli defence firm Elbit Systems Electro-Optics Elop Ltd (ELOP), for the supply of 10 units of the Compact Multi-Purpose Advanced Stabilised System CoMPASS System, which is an EO/IR payload sensor used on the Indian Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) which is built by Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL).
Thales to Make STARStreak Missile Systems in India Posted: 2017 Feb 14
Thales has decided to transfer the STARStreak missile technology to India.
A memorandum of understanding was signed between Thales and India’s state-owned Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) on the sidelines of the ongoing AeroIndia show to assess the opportunity for the transfer of technology of the STARStreak missile capability to India with the support of the U.K. government.
Textron Systems Weapon & Sensor Systems, a unit of Textron Inc., has successful tested the G-CLAW precision guided glide weapon, against moving targets.
The flight tests, which occurred in October 2016, took place at Yuma Proving Grounds in Arizona.
HAL Reveals Additional Details on IMRH Posted: 2017 Feb 14
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), has revealed additional details of its proposed Indian Multi-Role Helicopter (IMRH). The IMRH full-scale mock-up was unveiled by Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar at Aero India and the new helicopter will be in the 12 tonne class.
BEL launches 12.7mm RCWS for MBT Arjun Mk II Posted: 2017 Feb 14
A new Remote Controlled Weapon Station (RCWS)/Air Defence Weapon Station (ADWS) fitted with a 12.7 mm gun of the MBT Arjun Mk II battle tank, was unveiled by Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) on the inaugural day of Aero India 2017.