INTERVIEWS

Mine Advisory Group International To Set Up Demilitarization Operations In Syria, Myanmar

Mine Advisory Group International is currently running demilitarization operations in over a dozen countries and is hoping to soon set up operations in Syria. In an e-mail interview to Defenseworld.net’s Bindiya Thomas, Geoff Turner, Information & Pr

Smarter Facial Recognition Introduced By Animetrics

ForensicaGPS, a new facial recognition software, can convert images and videos from 2D to 3D making it the only biometric solution of its kind. Defenseworld.net spoke to Animetric President & CEO Paul Schuepp on the launch of ForensicaGPS.

Aeroflex Offers Testing Equipment For Defense Electronics

Defenseworld.net spoke to Stephen Hire, General Manager of Aeroflex India, a pioneer in testing solutions for defense equipment such as avionics systems, airborne military radio and satellite test systems among others.

Lockheed Martin Expects Follow-On C130J Orders

Defenseworld.net interviewed Roger Rose, Chief Executive of Lockheed Martin India on the successful execution of the C130J program for the Indian Air Force (IAF) and the company’s pitches for other defence procurement programs in India.

BEL Eyes $800 Million MMRCA Contract

BEL's New Chairman, Anil Kumar spoke exclusively to Defenseworld.net. He spoke extensively on the current projects BEL is involved in.

IWI Launches Uzi Sub Machine Gun Successor

Some 56 years after the introduction of the Uzi Sub Machine gun, the Israeli Weapons Industry has introduced the Uzi Pro. Defenseworld.net spoke to URI AMIT, CEO of Israeli Weapons Industries on the significance of the launch of the new weapon.

From Sukhoi Fighters To Passenger Jets - IRKUT's New Flight Plan For...

Defenseworld.net interviewed Alexei Fedorov, President of IRKUT Corp, manufacturer of the famous Sukhoi fighter planes who talked about his company's plans for the civil aviation industry where a new generaion of passenger airliners are being develo

Mahindra Defense Systems Sets up Systems Integration Laboratory For Land Vehicles Design...

Defenseworld.net interviewed Brig. Khutub Hai, CEO, Mahindra Defense Systems on his company's pitch for the Future Infantry Combat Vehicle Project.

Plant DNA To Help Sniff Out Counterfeit Defense Electronics

Defenseworld.net spoke to Dr. Jim Hayward, CEO of ADNAS about the new and unique method that will help in identifying counterfeit components in defense electronics. The technology assumes significance in the light of a recent U.S. rule which requires

Future for MiG Fighter Aircraft in India

Defenseworld.net was part of a select media interaction with Mr. Sergey Sergeevich Korotkov, CEO of RAC MiG, the manufacturer of MiG fighter aircraft during the MAKS 2011 air show in Moscow. Mr Korotkov spoke on a wide range of issues including marke

CAE-HAL Introduce Advanced Helicopter Training in India

Defenseworld.net interviewed Wg. Cdr. (Retd) C.D. Upadhyay, Chief Executive Officer – HATSOFF, the CAE-HAL joint venture helicopter training academy- on the new concepts in helicopter training being introduced in India for both civilian and militar

Saab in Indian maritime reconnaissance aircraft race

In the burgeoning Indian market for military hardware, the latest big ticket acquisition planned is that of medium-range maritime reconnaissance (MRMR) aircraft. The Indian Navy had issued an RFP in 2009 and the procurement process has now gathered p