What is the name of the country's first indigenous machine pistol developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)?
DRDO develops India's first indigenous machine pistol ASMI
Defence Research and Development Organisation(DRDO) said that it has developed the country's first indigenous machine pistol ASMI.
The pistol which is developed by DRDO along with the help of Indian Army is set to replace the 9mm pistols in the defence forces. It was displayed at an event of the Indian Army.
he machine pistol can fire at a range of 100 metres and is in the class of the Uzi series guns of Israel. The prototype has fired over 300 rounds in the last four months of its development."
The Joint Military exercise named as ‘Exercise Kavach’ will be held under the aegis of which command of India?
Indian Armed Forces To Conduct Large-Scale Joint Military Exercise 'Kavach’ In Andaman Sea And Bay Of Bengal
In the coming week, a large-scale Joint Military exercise will be conducted under the aegis of Andaman and Nicobar Command (ANC), the only Joint Forces Command of India, said the Ministry of Defence in a statement.
The Joint Military exercise named as ‘Exercise Kavach’ involves the assets of Indian Army, Indian Navy, Indian Air Force and Indian Coast Guard.
The joint force would execute multi domain, high intensity offensive and defensive maneuvers in the Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal and carry out amphibious landing operations, air landed operation, helicopters-borne insertion of Special Forces from sea culminating in tactical follow-on operations on land.
The tri-services exercise aims to fine tune joint war-fighting capabilities and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) towards enhancing operational synergy.
Ex Desert Knight-21 is a bilateral Air exercise between India and which country?
Indian Air Force, French Air and Space Force to conduct bilateral air exercise at JodhpurIndian Air Force and French Air and Space Force will conduct a bilateral Air exercise, Ex Desert Knight-21 at Air Force Station Jodhpur .
French side will participate with Rafale, Airbus A-330 Multi-Role Tanker Transport (MRTT), A-400M Tactical Transport aircraft and approximately 175 personnel.
The Indian Air Force aircraft participating in the exercise will include Mirage 2000, Su-30 MKI, Rafale, IL-78 Flight Refuelling Aircraft, AWACS and AEW&C aircraft.
The four-day exercise marks an important milestone in the series of engagements between the two Air forces. As part of Indo-French defence cooperation, Indian Air Force and French Air and Space Force have held six editions of Air Exercises. This exercise is unique as it includes fielding of Rafale aircraft by both sides and is indicative of the growing interaction between the two premier Air Forces.
ISRO has decided to adopt how many Atal Tinkering Labs (ATL) across the country to promote space education?
Isro to adopt 100 Atal Tinkering Labs across the country to promote space education
Indian Space Research Organisation (Isro) will adopt 100 Atal Tinkering Labs (ATL) across the country to promote scientific temperament among students and encourage them for space education and space technology-related innovations.
Through this collaboration, Isro will facilitate coaching and mentoring of students in advanced 21st-century cutting-edge technologies, including those related to space, an official statement said.
The students will not only gain theoretical but also practical and application-based knowledge of STEM and Space Education related concepts such as Electronics, Physics, Optics, Space Technology, Material sciences and many more, it said.
Atal Innovation Mission and NITI Aayog have established over 7,000 ATLs across the country so far, enabling more than three million students between classes six to 12 acquire a problem solving, tinkering and innovative mindset.