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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 week 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 Chronicle2 weeks ago ‘Ultra-light howitzer deal faces cost issues’  Asian Age2 weeks ago Why US guns won't boom in India anytime soon!  Rediff.com2 weeks ago No new artillery guns for Army in near future  Deccan Herald2 weeks 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 India2 weeks ago 'Procurement of howitzers hit by cost issues'  Economic Times2 weeks 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 India2 weeks 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

India-US to discuss defence deals during Hagel visit

India and the US are expected to discuss military deals worth over Rs 20,000 crore during the three-day visit of American Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel here starting August 7. The Defence Secretary will hold discussions with Defence Minister Arun ...
 Business Standard India1 day ago India-U.S. To Discuss Defence Deals During Hagel Visit  Silicon India11 hours ago

New chief takes over India's army

General Dalbir Singh will inherit on Thursday the leadership of the army from General Bikram Singh when the force is in the midst of a costly transformation to fill critical gaps in capabilities. The Indian army is devoting efforts to set up a new ...
 Stars and Stripes12 hours ago New chief to take over army reins today  Hindustan Times23 hours ago

C-17s for India: 10 Aircraft by 2015

IAF's 1st C-17 (click to view full) In November 2009, reports surfaced that India was negotiating to buy 10 C-17A Globemaster III heavy transports for its air force. A Defense News article added that: The C-17′s advantages include its ...
 Defense Industry Daily1 day ago

Kerry visit: fully loaded agenda, high expectations

Nuclear and trade issues are likely to dominate talks as US Secretary of State John Kerry lands in Delhi on Wednesday night for the Indo-US Strategic dialogue. But Mr. Kerry's bigger mission, as the first political cabinet-level visitor from the ...
 The Hindu2 days 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.com2 weeks ago Defense Capital Outlay Could Be Insufficient For Procurement Commitments  Defense World2 weeks ago
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