Defence Acquisition Council

  • Defence body to decide on replacing ageing IAF choppers 29-10-2012 10:10 AM

    New Delhi: The Defence Acquisition Council is set to meet on Monday where a decision is expected on replacing the military's ageing Cheetah and Chetak helicopters of the Indian Air Force. The meet comes amidst allegations of bribery which threaten to torpedo the VVIP helicopter deal. Italian defence major Finmeccanica...
  • 10 pc disinvestment in HAL approved 12-09-2011 06:55 PM

    New Delhi: The Defence Ministry has given approval for disinvestment of 10 per cent of its stake in the country's only aerospace company Hindustan Aeronautics Limited in the next five years. In a Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) meeting held last week, the Ministry gave "in-principle" nod to allow 10 per...
  • India fires order for 126 fighter jets 30-06-2007 05:41 AM

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