Tag Archives: India

DigitalGlobe Satellite Imagery Used to Monitor Forests in Russia and India

DigitalGlobe has announced that the company is seeing a spike in the demand for its satellite imagery offerings in the inventory and protection of a county’s natural resources. The company said that some of its recent customers for forestry mapping and monitoring include India and Russia, DigitalGlobe said Thursday. Russia …

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Northrop Wins $294M for Torpedo Components, Foreign Sales Included

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a potential $294, 384, 741 contract to produce first articles and functional item replacement level components for array kits on torpedoes. Fifty-two percent of purchases are for the U.S. Navy, along with 41 percent for the governments of Australia and India under the foreign military …

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Boeing Names GE Vet Prat Kumar India Business Lead; Shep Hill Comments

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has appointed Pratyush “Prat” Kumar to succeed Dinesh Keskar as president of Boeing India, effective Friday. The company said Keskar has taken on a senior sales leadership role in the commercial planes segment. Keskar will be responsible for coordinating business activities, growing Boeing’s presence and developing local relationships …

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Report: Negotiations to Start on $2.4 India Boeing Helicopter Sale

A senior India military official has told the Wall Street Journal the country has chosen to purchase two types of Boeing-made (NYSE: BA) helicopters with negotiations set to start soon. Santanu Choudhury reports the contracts to purchase the Chinooks and Apaches could be worth up to $2.4 billion, with the …

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U.S., India to Finalize $1B Deal for Boeing Apache Helicopters

The U.S. and India will soon finalize a $1 billion deal for the purchase of 22 Boeing attack helicopters, Defense News reported Tuesday. An Indian Defense Ministry official said the two countries will soon sign the agreement for the Boeing AH-64D Apache helicopters, 812 Hellfire Longbow missiles, 542 Hellfire-II missiles, …

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Report: BAE Close To $560M India Howitzer Sale

India plans to spend $560 million on 145 ultra-light howitzer guns from BAE Systems Inc., the Wall Street Journal reports. The sale is part of India’s military modernization efforts and would be processed as a foreign military sale, where the transaction is handled directly between the U.S. and Indian governments. …

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Boeing Wins $1.8B Air Force C-17 Contract

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a $1, 781, 413, 723 U.S. Air Force contract modification to provide 10 C-17 aircraft, the Pentagon announced Thursday. The Indian air force will receive the aircraft under a foreign military sales agreement. Work will be performed in Long Beach, Calif. and is expected to …

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Boeing Wins $120M Navy Contract for Defense Goods for 7 Countries on 3 Continents

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), St. Louis, Mo., a $119, 415, 215 firm-fixed-price contract for goods for the governments of Taiwan, India, Singapore, Japan, Australia, Korea and Canada under the foreign military sales program. The Taiwanese lot includes: 2 lot 86 harpoon missile bodies 2 exercise grade B …

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Roger Rose Appointed CEO of Lockheed Martin India

Roger Rose has been appointed CEO of Lockheed Martin India Private Limited. He will coordinate the expanding business of the aerospace giant in India.  Rose will take over for Douglas Hartwick, who has led Lockheed Martin’s New Delhi office since the formation of Lockheed Martin India Private Limited.   Hartwick will now …

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