Ashley Bunce Appointed Executive Director Of US NDIA's 'Women In Defense'

February 7, 2017 @ 01:34 PM

The US National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) has appointed Ashley Bunce as Executive Director of Women In Defense. The NDIA affiliate, Women In Defense, supports the advancement and recognition of women in national security

Emmanuel de Roquefeuil Appointed Thales' Country Director In India

February 3, 2017 @ 12:22 PM

Thales has appointed Emmanuel de Roquefeuil as the new Vice-President and Country Director for India. He will succeed Antoine Caput with effect from 1st February 2017

BAE Systems Appoints Nik Khanna As Managing Director For India

February 1, 2017 @ 05:40 PM

BAE Systems has appointed Nik Khanna as the Managing Director of its India operations with effect from 1st February 2017. Nik joins the Company from Raytheon where as Country President he led business development, marketing and strategy in India for the last four years

Andrew Boginsky Appointed Russian Helicopters' Chief Executive

January 27, 2017 @ 11:57 AM

Andrey Boginsky, former Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation has been appointed as the CEO of Russian Helicopters, part of State Corporation Rostec. Andrey Boginsky has the title of Honorary Aircraft Builder

US Senate Armed Services Committee Approves Retired Mattis For Defense Secretary

January 20, 2017 @ 08:23 AM

The US Senate Armed Services Committee has approved retired Marine Gen. James Mattis for defense secretary

Rosoboronexport Gets New CEO

January 11, 2017 @ 10:40 AM

Russian Rosoboronexport has appointed Alexander Mikheev as its new CEO. On January 10, 2017, during a meeting held at Rostec offices, Rostec CEO Sergeic Chemezov officially introduced Alexander Mikheev as the new CEO of JSC Rosoboronexport to the Rostec and JSC Rosoboronexport leadership, the company said in a statement Wednesday

Former Pak Army Chief To Lead Saudi-Led Anti-Terror Force

January 7, 2017 @ 12:57 PM

Former Pakistan army chief General Raheel Sharif has been appointed as the commander of the Saudi-led 39-nation military coalition to combat terrorism. The coalition is fighting Shia rebels supported by Iran in Yemen and General's Sharief's appointment is seen as an attempt to thaw Saudi-Iran relations

India Appoints New Chiefs for Army, Air Force

January 2, 2017 @ 10:37 AM

General Bipin Rawat and Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa took over as the new chiefs of the India Army and Air Force respectively on Saturday. Lt General Rawat commanded an infantry battalion, along the Line of Actual Control in the Eastern Sector, a Rashtriya Rifles Sector and an Infantry Division in the Kashmir Valley, a Corps in the Eastern theatre and the Southern Command, the Indian MoD announced

Saab Appoints New Head Of Business Area Surveillance

December 14, 2016 @ 09:29 AM

Saab has appointed Anders Carp to take up the position as new head of business area Surveillance from January 2017. Business area Surveillance provides efficient solutions for surveillance, safety and security, decision support and products for threat detection and protection, the company announced Tuesday

MV Gowtama Appointed As New Chairman, Managing Director Of Bharat Electronics

November 11, 2016 @ 07:39 AM

Mr MV Gowtama has taken over as chairman and managing director of Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) Tuesday. Mr M V Gowtama took charge as GM (Technology Planning) at BELs Corporate Office in Bangalore on February 1, 2010

Australian Former Defense Minister Joins Lockheed Martin Board, Backs $17 Billion F-35

June 9, 2016 @ 07:00 AM

Australian former defence minister and Ambassador to the United States Kim Beazley has been appointed to the board of Lockheed Martin Australia. Beazley has backed the countrys decision to buy 72 F-35 fighter jets for $17 billion after joining the board of Lockheed Martin

Admiral Lanba Takes Over As New Indian Navy Chief

June 1, 2016 @ 02:30 PM

Vice Admiral Sunil Lanba has taken over as Indian Navy Chief on Tuesday, as Admiral RK Dhowan superannuated from service. “I am sure under his leadership, the Indian Navy will execute every task,” the ex-chief of the Naval Staff, Dhowan said