You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> India

IAF inducts second plane with new AEW&C system

DNAHM130252 | 9/12/2019 | Author : Zee Media Newsroom | WC :153

Zee Media Newsroom

New Delhi: Indian Air Force formally inducted the 2nd Airborne Early Warning & Control (AEW&C) aircraft into its inventory on Wednesday. The AEW&C aircraft was inducted during a ceremony held at Air Force Station Bhisiana in Punjab. Air Marshal R Nambiar, Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Air Command was chief guest at the event.
The AEW&C system has been developed by the Center of Airborne Systems in Bengaluru with the help of Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO).
Developed at a total cost of  Rs 2,400 crore, the system has been programmed to detect and classify aerial threats in the surveillance area and acts as a Command base in support for all Air-Defence operations.
The syst
Read full story



Copyright restricted. Under license from www.dnasyndication.com   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price

More on India

Bengal Guv slams TMC for calling his JU visit ‘shocking’
DNMUM443273 | 9/21/2019 12:00:00 AM | Author : Zee Media Newsroom | WC :177

New Delhi: West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar came down heavily on Trinamool leader Partha Chatterjee for his claims that he went to the Jadavpur University on Thursday without informing the state government.
The Raj Bhavan on Friday released a
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

J & K HC report to CJI nails activists’ lies
DNMUM443274 | 9/21/2019 12:00:00 AM | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :477

New Delhi: The Chief Justice of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court in a report to the Supreme Court has dismissed the charge that citizens in Jammu and Kashmir are facing any difficulty to approach the High Court for getting their grievances redressed.
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

‘Cut in tax will awaken corporate spirits’
DNMUM443275 | 9/21/2019 12:00:00 AM | Author : Sanjay Jog | WC :255

Mumbai: Industry players on Friday opined that Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s announcement to cut the effective corporate tax to 25.17% from 30% will boost investor sentiments, encourage manufacturing and awaken animal spirits in the economy.
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

On same page with Centre on PoK: Tharoor
DNMUM443276 | 9/21/2019 12:00:00 AM | Author : Zee Media Newsroom | WC :254

Jaipur: Congress leader Shashi Tharoor has said that it has no differences with the central government on its stand on Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir (PoK), however, he has issues with the way government revoked Article 370 in the former state of Jammu an
Add To LightboxCalculate Price