AMETHI RIFLES FACTORY
Call on Amethi rifle project likely today
The order to manufacture a record 670,000 Kalashnikov AK 203 rifles for the Indian Army has been discussed for more than a year but the formal order has yet to be placed owing to delays in submission of technical and commercial bids.
Indo-Russian joint venture for Amethi rifles factory hits hurdle
The JV could not agree on a competitive offer price to the Army that would a...
Amethi factory to get orders for 6.7 lakh Kalashnikovs soon
While the factory in Amethi was formally inaugurated in March, orders are yet to ...
Russia ready to start Amethi rifles unit
Defence minister Rajnath Singh, who met his Russian counterpart General Sergey Shoigu in Moscow, pushed for joint manufacturing of spares, components and aggregates in India to reduce costs and supply timelines. An industry delegation led by Ficci met Russian equipment manufacturers to identify products for which joint ventures would be formed in near future.
Joint venture for AK 203 rifles factory at Amethi was the `fastest ever’ created with Russia
Top official says project had `firm political will’ at the top levels, orders likely to be placed soon.
Catch a glimpse of the AK203 which will replace INSAS rifles in Indian army
These AK203 rifles will be manufactured in the Amethi ordinance factory in Uttar Pradesh in collaboration with Kalashnikov. Manu Pubby of Th...
PM Modi to launch Kalashnikov rifles unit in Amethi
The Indo-Russia Rifles Pvt Ltd is a joint venture between India's Ordnance factory and a Russian firm. It will produce the last series of Kalashnikov rifles in the Korwa Ordnance Factory.
After 15-year wait, troops to get new assault rifles
Sources on Wednesday said the Army has received 10,000 of the 72,400 rifles ordered from US firm SiG Sauer for Rs 638 crore in February this year under the fast-track procurement (FTP) route for critical operational requirements.
‘Pakistan's plot to target Amarnath Yatris foiled; Ordnance factory markings recovered’
The situation along the LoC is under control and largely peaceful, the Army said on Friday, asserting that it will not allow Pakistan to dis...
Coming soon: Kalashnikovs made in Amethi
Sources said an inter-governmental agreement to manufacture the 7.62x39 mm caliber AK-203 guns, which are a derivative of the famous AK-47 rifle, is likely to be inked on February 15.
Ahead of Bodoland polls huge cache of arms, ammunition and warlike stores recovered
BTC is going to polls on April 4. Based on intelligence inputs, multiple teams of Indian Army and Assam Police conducted extensive Search Operations in Kokrajhar and Udalguri Districts .
How security forces recovered US-made M-24 sniper rifle near Amarnath Yatra route
The search operation in areas parallel to the track was carried out by the units of the Indian Army deployed specifically for protection duty under Op Shiva, they said.
Self-reliance in small arms manufacturing fundamentally necessary for India: CISC R Hari Kumar
Vice Admiral R Hari Kumar, CISC expressed hope that the defence manufacturing would be more competitive with private companies in the fray, and said the ongoing reforms in defence procurement process should give an opportunity to the "OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) to partner with the Indian companies to enter this (small arms) market".
Sig Sauer rifles to be made available to infantry by year-end: Army chief
Gen Bipin Rawat said the Army is treading on that path to empower them to ensure they are well-equipped and well provided with operational capabilities.
Russian president Putin hopes AK-203 rifles will help Indian security agencies
Putin said he is convinced that commissioning of the new enterprise will contribute to stronger defence potential of India.
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