R Adm Mohapatra signing the MoU

Naval Science & Technological Laboratory (NSTL), Visakhapatnam, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding for Advanced Modular Fire Control System ( IAC MOD '0') with Bharat Electronics on 20 January 2003. The Indian Navy has shown interest in the advanced modular fire control system developed by NSTL for use on R Class Ships. R Adm S Mohapatra, Director, signed the MoU with Shri R Ranga Nathan, Director, BEL, in nresence ofVice Adm Raman Puri.

Aero India-2003 Exhibition

A view of the Radal Cluster


The 4th International Aerospace Exhibition-Aero India 2003 was organised at Air Force Station, Yelahanka, Bangalore, during 5-9 February 2003. The Electronics & Radar Development Establishment (LRDE), Bangalore, participated under the aegis of Defence Research & Development Organisation. In recognition of significant achievements in the development of Radars at LRDE, a separate layout called Radar Cluster with BFSR-SR, 3D CAR, ALH Radar and WLR, etc was displayed.

DRDO Newsletter Correspondents Nominated

We welcome Shri S Radhakrishnan, Sci F, Combat Vehicles Research & Development Establishment (CVRDE), Avadi; Smt SS Avachat, Sci D, Armament Research & Development Establishment (ARDE), Pune; and Shri P Prapakaran, Sci C, Defence Institute of Psychological Research (DIPR) , Delhi, to the family of DRDO Newsletter Correspondents.