Category Archives: International

Rolls-Royce Validation Center for MTU Microgrids goes into service


Rolls-Royce has commissioned a Microgrid Validation Center for its MTU product and solution brand. Some 5 million euros have been invested in the center, which is located at the Friedrichshafen headquarters of the Rolls-Royce business unit Power Systems. Close-to-reality simulations of microgrids of various dimensions and configurations are to take… Read More

Ministry of Commerce | India’s Foreign Trade: September 2019

commerce ministry

PIB News Update:India’s overall exports (Merchandise and Services combined) in April-September2019-20* are estimated to be USD 267.21billion, exhibiting a positive growth of 1.93per cent over the same period last year. Overall imports in April-September 2019-20* are estimated to be USD 312.16billion, exhibiting a negative growth of 3.15per cent over… Read More

Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas | 3rd India Energy Forum by CERAWeek

3rd India Energy Forum by CERAWeek

PIB News Update:The India Ministerial Dialoguewas held at third India Energy Forum by CERAWeek here today in which Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel,Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry, Shri Pralhad Joshi, Minister of Coal, Mines and Parliamentary Affairs, and Shri R.K. Singh, Minister… Read More

Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod Marks Critical Milestone For FA-50 Integration

Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod

Lockheed Martin’s Sniper Advanced Targeting Pod (ATP) successfully completed its fit check on the FA-50 platform, marking a significant step in the pod’s aircraft integration. The FA-50 is a light combat aircraft manufactured by Korea Aerospace Industries, LTD., in partnership with Lockheed Martin.

Since Korea Aerospace Industries, LTD., awarded Lockheed… Read More

Sikorsky Introduces RAIDER X™ | A NextGen Light-Attack Reconnaissance Helicopter


Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company introduced RAIDER X™, its concept for an agile, lethal and survivable compound coaxial helicopter, specifically designed for securing vertical lift dominance against evolving peer and near-peer threats on the future battlefield. Through the U.S. Army’s Future Attack Reconnaissance Aircraft (FARA) program,… Read More

Beloved Qantas 747 becomes Rolls-Royce flying testbed

Beloved Qantas 747 becomes Rolls-Royce flying testbed

A much-loved Qantas passenger aircraft retired from commercial service this weekend to begin life as a Rolls-Royce flying testbed. The aircraft will be used to test current and future jet engine technology that will transform flight, reduce emissions and set new benchmarks for efficiency. The Boeing 747-400 – with the registration of VH-OJU – has been in… Read More

Sikorsky Ceremony Showcases New Combat Rescue Helicopter

Sikorsky Ceremony Showcases New Combat Rescue Helicopter

Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company, showcased the next generation Combat Rescue Helicopter (CRH) during a ceremony at its Development Flight Center in West Palm Beach, Florida, this week During the event, United States Air Force General James M. Holmes, Commander, Air Combat Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia (91) described the HH-60W helicopter… Read More

Indo-Kazakhstan Joint Military Exercise Kazind – 2019 | Validation & Closing Ceremony

Indo-Kazakhstan Joint Military Exercise Kazind - 2019

PIB News Update: The fourth edition of joint Indo-Kazakhstan military exercise KAZIND-2019 concluded today at Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand. The exercise included joint training in mountainous as well as jungle terrain. Important lectures, demonstrations and drills related to counter insurgency and counter terrorism operations were rehearsed and executed… Read More

Dilli Series | Sea Power Seminar – 2019 to be conducted at Indian Naval Academy

Dilli Series’ Sea Power Seminar - 2019

PIB News Update: Indian Naval Academy (INA), Ezhimala will host the the prestigious Dilli Series Sea Power Seminar on 17th and 18th  of October 2019. The theme for this year’s seminar is “Role of Sea Power in Shaping of Nations”.

  1. The seminar will be covered under three sub – themes, Sea Power Vs Land Power – A Historical Perspective, Sea Power and Geo Economics
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India & Netherlands launch 2nd Phase of LOTUS-HR

India and Netherlands launched the second phase of the LOTUS-HR

PIB News Update:During the visit of His Majesty King Willem-Alexander and Her Majesty, Queen Maxima of the Kingdom of the Netherlands a joint launch of the second phase of the Local Treatment of Urban Sewage streams for Healthy Reuse (LOTUS-HR) program was done by the Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Health & Family Welfare… Read More

MoD | 1st Training Squadron at DAR ES SALAAM and ZANZIBAR, Tanzania

1st Training Squadron at DAR ES SALAAM and ZANZIBAR, Tanzania

PIB News Update:As part of Indian Navy’s Overseas Deployment, four indigenously built ships of Indian Navy’s First Training Squadron, Indian Naval Ships Tir, Sujata and Shardul and Indian Coast Guard Ship Sarathi, are visiting Tanzania from 14 to 17 Oct 19. During the visit the 1TS ships would be undertaking port calls at Dar Es Salaam on 14 Oct… Read More