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Vishal Thapar

Group Editorial Head for BW’s Defence, Security & Police

Latest Articles By Vishal Thapar

ACC Rejects IAF’s Promotion List For Rank Of Air Marshal

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Special Promotion Board reconvenes under Air Chief to review selection and submit a new list

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Fallout Of Ukraine War Stalls IAF’s Programme To Expand And Upgrade Its Su-30MKI Fighter Fleet

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Modernisation of 85 frontline fighters and procurement of 12 additional aircraft put on the backburner

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Boeing CEO Calls On Modi To Discuss Partnership In Aatmanirbhar Bharat Agenda

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Support for India’s aircraft leasing industry in Gujarat’s GIFT City broached

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Boeing Scales Up MRO Capability In India For P8I Maritime Aircraft

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BIRDS initiative seeks to develop India into an Aviation & Defence maintenance hub for the region

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Time To Up Your Game And Become An Aerospace Force, Rajnath Tells IAF

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Defence Minister tasks Air Force with readiness to counter space-guided attacks and threats to India’s space assets

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Indian Army Gets Its 1st Chief From Corps Of Engineers

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General Manoj Pande’s principal challenge during his 2-year tenure will be handling the protracted stand-off with China in Ladakh and preparing the Army for Theatre Commands

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Kashmir counter-insurgency specialist named Vice-Chief of the Indian Army

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Lt General BS Raju will serve as chief of staff to new Army Chief General Manoj Pande; both to take over new roles on May 1

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India Formalises Bar On Import Of Arms By Amending Defence Acquisition Procedure 2020

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L1 concept for awarding contract to lowest bidder diluted in another major policy shift: big ticket orders to be split among shortlisted vendors willing to match lowest price bid

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Kanpur company becomes 1st Indian manufacturer of aerostructures for suicide drones

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Surge in global demand for loitering munitions following resounding validation in Ukraine War

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6th & final Scorpene submarine being built for Indian Navy launched at Mumbai shipyard

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Big milestone for $2.8 Bn programme, last of the French-designed submarines to be inducted by late-2023

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