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M777 Howitzer Deal with BAE Systems The case for procurement of Ultra-Light Howitzer (ULH) guns through US Government has not progressed due to cost issues and because the vendor's proposal is not fully compliant to the offset requirements. ... Defense-Aerospace, 1 day ago

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Deccan Chronicle

Higher cost delays guns for Army

New Delhi: In what will be a blow to the Army's plans for modernisation of its artillery through acquisition of ultra-light howitzer guns from the US that are ideal for mountain warfare, the government on Friday informed Parliament that the proposed ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 week ago ‘Ultra-light howitzer deal faces cost issues’  Asian Age1 week ago Why US guns won't boom in India anytime soon!  Rediff.com1 week ago No new artillery guns for Army in near future  Deccan Herald1 week ago

Procurement of howitzers hit by cost issues

New Delhi, Jul 11 (PTI) The procurement of 145 ultra-light howitzers for the Army "has not progressed" due to issues over cost of the deal and offsets requirements, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley told the Lok Sabha today. India and the US have been ...
 Press Trust of India1 week ago 'Procurement of howitzers hit by cost issues'  Economic Times1 week ago Bottlenecks Clog Army's Bid to Procure M777 Howitzers  New Indian Express1 month ago
Times of India

Govt confirms deal for ultra-light howitzer artillery guns with the US has hit a dead-end

TOI was the first to report that the proposed deal for the M-777 howitzers, which had escalated from $647 million (Rs 3,882 crore) to $885 million (Rs 5,310 crore), was not going to be inked.
 Times of India1 week ago

Delhis costliest rented house Kapil Sibal to pay Rs 16 lakhmonth for residence

Defence ministry sources said though no final decision has been taken as yet, there was "no way" American M-777 ultra-light howitzers could be bought for over Rs 30
 Big News Network1 month ago

Why Finance Minister Jaitley disappointed Defence Minister Jaitley

The finance minister hiked the total defence expenditure from Rs 203,672 crore in FY 2013-2014 to Rs 229,000 crore for FY 2014-2015. Though the increase appears substantial, it is insufficient to undertake the military modernisation necessary to meet the emerging threats, feels Brigadier Gurmeet Kanwal (retd). In the first Budget presented by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's National Democratic Alliance government, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley -- who also happens to be India's defence ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago Centre orders massive security cover for all defence establishments  Daily Excelsior.com1 week ago Defense Capital Outlay Could Be Insufficient For Procurement Commitments  Defense World1 week ago 'Interim' Defence Minister Jaitley Faces MiG Crash on First Day  New Indian Express1 month ago

India set to drop US gun purchase

New Delhi, July 12: The Indian government looks set to cancel a proposed purchase of heavy guns from the US, further delaying the army's field artillery modernisation programme that has not taken off in 30 years. The case for procurement of ...
 Calcutta Telegraph1 week ago Towards a defence industry sans frontiers?  Hindustan Times1 month ago Ministry to Hang Up On Anonymous Complaints that Delay Defence Deals  New Indian Express1 month ago Prioritise defence buys: Arun  Calcutta Telegraph1 month ago
Eurasia Review

India: Not Really An Ideal Budget For Defence Analysis

By By P K Ghosh Even though the Narendra Modi Government started off with a proverbial military bang, and has received many bouquets for presenting a fairly balanced budget overall, for the Defence, however, it does not seem to be an ...
 Eurasia Review1 week ago

Foreign investment cap in defence increased to 49%

The Union government allocated an additional Rs 5,000 crore to the country's defence budget, increasing it by over 12 per cent in 2014-15 over the previous year even as it opened the defence sector to increased foreign investment. India has been ...
 DNA India2 weeks ago FDI hiked to 49% in defence  Asian Age2 weeks ago

India close to finalizing Apache and Chinook chopper deals worth over $2.5 billion

NEW DELHI: India is now close to inking major deals worth over $2.5 billion for two iconic American helicopters, the Apache attack and Chinook heavy-lift choppers, which thrashed their Russian rivals both technically and commercially earlier. ...
 Times of India2 weeks ago Boeing : India close to finalizing Apache and Chinook chopper deals worth over $2.5 billion  4 Traders2 weeks ago
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