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Shefali Juneja IRS appointed Representative of India in Council of ICAO, Montreal, Canada,

Shefali Juneja IRS

Ms. Shefali Juneja IRS (IT 1992) presently Joint Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation, has been appointed as Representative of India (JS level) in the Council of International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), Montreal, Canada, under the Ministry of Civil Aviation for a period of three years  vice ShriAlok Shekhar IAS (Punjab 1994).

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Kimberley Process Intersessional Meeting 2019

Kimberley Process Intersessional Meeting 2019

“Even a single conflict diamond is one too many. India will play an active role in the evolution and transformation of the Kimberley Process, in the transition from conflict diamonds to peace diamonds. The 4Cs (Cut, Clarity, Colour & Carat) of diamond may soon be expanded to 5Cs with the 5th C being ‘Conflict-free’. And the 5Ps of diamond marketing (Precious,… Read More

MoD | 20TH Anniversary of Kargil Victory

20TH Anniversary of The Victory at Kargil

In an Indian Bureaucracy Defence Update , the year 2019, marks the 20th anniversary of victory in ‘Operation VIJAY’ popularly known as the ‘Kargil War’. The Kargil War is a saga of strong political, military and diplomatic actions. The Nation shall be celebrating the 20th anniversary of victory this year in Kargil War with pride, honour and inspiration.The… Read More

Padmaja IFS concurrently accredited as next High Commissioner to Tuvalu

Padmaja ICCR

Ms. Padmaja IFS (2000) presently High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Fiji, has been concurrently accredited as the next High Commissioner of India to Tuvalu, with residence in Suva. She is expected to take up the assignment shortly Smt. Padmaja a Post Graduate in History from the University of Allahabad joined the Ministry of External Affairs in … Read More

World Day to Combat Desertification

World Day to Combat Desertification

Indian Bureaucracy Environment  News | Union Environment Minister today said that we as a country make targets not under any global pressure but for our own country’s real sustainable development, and as in the past India will play a leadership role and will lead by example in combating desertification. Speaking at an event in New Delhi on the occasion of World… Read More

Lockheed Martin delivers GPS III Contingency Operations Ground System Upgrade to Control more Powerful GPS Satellites

GPS Satellites

The next step in modernizing the Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite constellation with new technology and capabilities is happening from the ground up! On May 22, Lockheed Martin delivered the GPS III Contingency Operations (COps) software upgrade to the U.S. Air Force’s current GPS ground control system. The upgrade will enable the Air … Read More

Boeing and AAI sign agreement to jointly develop a comprehensive 10-year roadmap for modernizing Air Traffic management

Boeing and the Airports Authority of India (AAI) have signed a technical assistance agreement for developing a comprehensive 10-year Communication, Navigation and Surveillance/Air Traffic Management (CNS/ATM) modernization roadmap for India, undertaken with a grant from the U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA).

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Safran and Uber unveil a full-scale cabin mockup based on a vision of on-demand urban air mobility vehicle

Safran and Uber

Safran and Uber present an eVTOL cabin that will ensure a consistent passenger experience, no matter the vehicle manufacturer. Safran achieves such a concept thanks to its own expertise as the world’s #1 cabin interior provider and utilizing rapidly maturing vehicle technology.

The Mission Driven Cabin is the result of months of intensive design … Read More

Sikorsky flies Black Hawk with Optionally Piloted Vehicle Technology

Sikorsky Black Hawk

A technology kit developed by Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company was used for the first time to operate a Black Hawk helicopter with full-authority, fly-by-wire flight controls. The May 29 flight marked the official start to the flight test program for the soon-to-be optionally piloted aircraft. Follow-on flight testing aims to include envelope expansion… Read More

Lockheed Martin develops Advanced Visualization Training Tool for Apache Flight Line Maintainers

Lockheed Martin RELY3D

Lockheed Martin  has launched the latest version of RELY3D®, an advanced visualization and training tool for Apache AH-64 sensor system maintainers. RELY3D originated from an employee idea to improve maintenance efficiency through interactive training content. The tool leverages capabilities from popular commercial gaming technology to transform… Read More

DoNER Ministry | Japan to invest Rs 13,000 cr in Northeast

Japan to invest Rs 13,000 cr in Northeast

The Government of Japan has decided to invest an amount of 205.784 billion Yen, equivalent to approximately Rs.13,000 crore, in several ongoing as well as new projects in different states of India’s North- Eastern region.This was disclosed after a meeting which the DoNER Minister Dr Jitendra Singh had with the Japanese delegation led by Ambassador… Read More