IAF inducts indigenously-built Light Combat Helicopter

Jodhpur, Oct 3 (PTI) The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Monday inducted the first fleet of indigenously-built Light Combat Helicopter (LCH), which has been developed primarily for mountain warfare after a requirement for it was felt during the Kargil war in 1999. Developed by state-run aerospace major Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL), the 5.8-tonne twin-engine gunship chopper […]

Agniveer recruitment to take off in TN  from September 20

Chennai, July 5 (BPNS) Agniveer recruitment rally will be held from September 20 to October 1 at Tiruppur for the eleven districts.  The Defense wing of the Press Information Bureau in a statement on Tuesday said that the Agniveer recruitment rally will be held at TEA Public Matric Higher secondary school at Avinashi for male […]

Agnipath : Protests in Kozhikode, Thiruvananthapuram

Thiruvananthapuram, June 18 (BPNS) Several unemployed youths who have been waiting for a job in the army conducted protest marches in Thiruvananthapuram and Kozhikode. Most of the youths have reached the state capital through whatsapp information and the march which started near the Thiruvananthapuram central railway station with around 500 people increased in size with […]

US commander meets Army chief at New Delhi

New Delhi, Jun 7 (BPNS) US Army’s Pacific Commanding General Charles Flynn held talks with Army chief General Manoj Pande on Tuesday on ways to boost military cooperation. General Flynn is on a visit to India. “General Charles A. Flynn, Commanding General United States Army Pacific #USARPAC called on General Manoj Pande #COAS & discussed […]