September 7, 2017
Nirmala Sitharaman takes over as Defence Minister
Nirmala Sitharaman took over charge as Defence Minister, here today. On her arrival at the Ministry of Defence in South Block, Sitharaman was received by outgoing Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, Minister of State for Defence Dr. Subhash Bhamre, Defence Secretary Sanjay Mitra, Defence Secretary (Defence Production)...
September 7, 2017
Raytheon appoints Christopher J. Davis president, Raytheon International Inc.
Raytheon Company has appointed Christopher J. Davis as president, Raytheon International Inc. effective immediately. Davis will report to John Harris, vice president, Business Development and CEO, RII, and be based in Washington, D.C.
September 7, 2017
Boeing names Musser to top communications post
Boeing today named Phil Musser as the company's next senior vice president of communications, succeeding Tom Downey, who has announced plans to step down from the role late this month and retire from the company early next year.
September 6, 2017
Boeing names Maurita Sutedja as Investor Relations Leader
Boeing named Maurita Sutedja, a veteran Finance leader, as its next vice president of Investor Relations. She will succeed Troy Lahr, who has been appointed chief financial officer of Boeing's Autonomous Systems business.
August 30, 2017
Lockheed Martin names Stephanie C. Hill Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development
Lockheed Martin has appointed Stephanie C. Hill, 52, senior vice president for Corporate Strategy and Business Development and a corporate officer effective September 11, 2017.
August 22, 2017
DSM names Olivier Janin to head sales & marketing DSM Dyneema
DSM is pleased to announce that Olivier Janin is joining the company as its vice president of marketing and sales DSM Dyneema as of 1 September 2017. He will become a member of the Strategic Leadership Team of DSM Dyneema and will report directly to Golnar Motahari Pour, President DSM Dyneema.
August 14, 2017
Robert O. Work elected to Raytheon Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company has elected Robert O. Work as a director, effective immediately. Work, 64, was appointed the 31st Deputy Secretary of Defense by President Barack Obama in 2014, a position he held through July 2017.
August 10, 2017
Boeing board elects Caroline Kennedy as new director
The Boeing board of directors has elected Caroline B. Kennedy as a new member. Kennedy, 59, served as U.S. Ambassador to Japan from 2013 to 2017 and is an author and attorney.
August 3, 2017
Air Marshal Hemant Narayan Bhagwat AVSM VM Air Officer-in-Charge Administration, Air Headquarters
Air Marshal Hemant Narayan Bhagwat AVSM VM assumed the appointment of Air Officer-in-Charge Administration (AOA) at Air Headquarters on August 01, 2017. He took over charge from the outgoing incumbent Air Marshal MK Malik AVSM VSM.
August 2, 2017
Lieutenant General Cherish Mathson takes over as the Army Commander of South Western Command
Lieutenant General Cherish Mathson took over the command of Sapta Shakti Command of the Indian Army at a solemn military ceremony held at Jaipur. He paid tributes to the martyrs at the Prerna Sthal and later reviewed a Guard of Honour presented to him.
August 2, 2017
General Dynamics appoints Gilliland as President of General Dynamics Information Technology
General Dynamics today announced that M. Amy Gilliland will succeed S. Daniel Johnson as president of General Dynamics Information Technology, effective September 1, 2017.
July 31, 2017
An experienced hand takes over Eastern Theatre
Lt Gen Abhay Krishna, UYSM, AVSM, SM, VSM has been appointed the GOC-in-C Eastern Command and shall take over from the outgoing incumbent Lt Gen Praveen Bakshi, PVSM, AVSM, VSM, ADC on 01 Aug 17.
July 28, 2017
Jean-Michel Billig commences as Naval Group's Executive Director for the Australian future submarine program
Jean-Michel Billig has been appointed Naval Group's Executive Director to work with the Commonwealth of Australia on the Australian Future Submarine Program. Member of the Naval Group Executive Committee, he joined the company in May 2017 as special advisor to Hervé Guillou, President and CEO.
July 28, 2017
Ralph Acaba appointed Vice President Program Management Excellence
Raytheon Company today announced that Edward Miyashiro, vice president of the Raytheon Company Evaluation Team, is retiring after a 43-year career with the company. Succeeding him is Ralph Acaba, who has been elected a company officer and named vice president, Raytheon Program Management Excellence.
June 1, 2017
Surgeon Vice Admiral AA Pawar, VSM assumes the charge as Director General Medical Services (Navy)
Surgeon Vice Admiral AA Pawar, VSM has assumed charge as Director General Medical Services (Navy) on 01 Jun 2017.
May 30, 2017
Eric Trappier is the new President of ASD
ASD is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Eric Trappier, the French Chairman and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Dassault Aviation, as President of the AeroSpace and Defence Industries Association of Europe (ASD).
May 19, 2017
Air Marshal PN Pradhan AVSM took over as DCIDS (Ops), HQ IDS on May 12, 2017
Air Marshal PN Pradhan AVSM took over as Deputy Chief of Integrated Defence Staff (Operations), HQ IDS. He was commissioned as a pilot in the Transport stream of the Indian Air Force in 1981.
April 26, 2017
Esteban García Vilasanchez appointed as new President of Navantia
The Spanish Government has appointed Esteban García Vilasánchez as new President of Navantia. With a wide experience in the naval sector, he was previously the Director of Programs.
April 25, 2017
Commodore Ravi Malhotra VSM assumes command as Station Commander (Navy) Delhi
Commodore Ravi Malhotra, VSM took over command of INS India (Base Depot Ship) and Station Commander (Navy) Delhi from Commodore BK Munjal, VSM in a formal...
April 13, 2017
Rolls-Royce appoints Paul Stein as Chief Technology Officer
Rolls-Royce announces today that Paul Stein has been appointed as Chief Technology Officer, reporting to Chief Executive Warren East.
March 22, 2017
Air Marshal S Harpal Singh AVSM VM assumes the office of Director General (Inspection and Safety) at Air Headquarters
Air Marshal S Harpal Singh AVSM VM has assumed office of Director General (Inspection and Safety) on March 21, 2017.
March 1, 2017
General Dynamics appoints Gilliland as Deputy for Operations at General Dynamics Information Technology; Kuryea as Senior Vice President, Human Resources and Administration; Moss as Vice President and Controller
General Dynamics today announced that M. Amy Gilliland will become the Deputy for Operations for General Dynamics Information Technology.
February 22, 2017
Charles Woodburn to succeed Ian King as CEO
Ian King, Chief Executive, BAE Systems plc, has today informed the Board that he will retire on 30 June 2017. The Board has also today confirmed that Charles Woodburn, currently Chief Operating Officer, will be appointed as Chief Executive from 1 July 2017.
February 20, 2017
Boeing names Darren Edwards VP/MD of Boeing Defence Australia
February 3, 2017
Thales appoints Emmanuel de Roquefeuil as Country Director in India
Thales has announced the appointment of Emmanuel de Roquefeuil as the new VP and Country Directory for India. He will succeed Antoine Caput with effect from 1st February 2017.
February 1, 2017
Lt General JS Cheema takes over as DCOAS (IS&T) of Indian Army
Lieutenant General Jagbir Singh Cheema takes over as Deputy Chief of the Army Staff (Information Systems and Training) on 01 February 2017. The General Officer is an alumnus of National Defence Academy and Indian Military Academy.
February 1, 2017
Lt General Suresh Sharma takes over as Engineer-in-Chief
Lieutenant General Suresh Sharma took over as Engineer-in-Chief of the Indian Army today (February 1, 2017). In his capacity as Engineer-Chief, in addition to steering the Corps of Engineers, he will serve as the Principal Advisor to Chiefs of Army, Navy, Air Force and the Ministry of Defence on all matters pertaining to engineering works services, being head of Military Engineering Services (MES).
February 1, 2017
BAE Systems names Nik Khanna Managing Director for India
BAE Systems is pleased to announce the appointment of Nik Khanna as the Managing Director of its India operations with effect from 1st February 2017. Nik joins the Company from Raytheon where as Country President he led business development, marketing and strategy in India for the last four years.
January 23, 2017
New Director (HR) takes charge at BEL
Mr R.N. Bagdalkar took charge as the new Director (Human Resources) at Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) today. He was working as Executive Director of BEL’s Hyderabad Unit before the elevation.
January 18, 2017
James A. "Sandy" Winnefeld, Jr. elected to Raytheon Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company has elected James A. "Sandy" Winnefeld Jr. as a director, effective immediately. Winnefeld, 60, is a retired US Navy admiral who served as the ninth V.C. of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
January 13, 2017
Lieutenant General Sarath Chand takes over as Vice Chief of Army Staff
Lieutenant General Sarath Chand took over as Vice Chief of Army Staff and paid homage at Amar Jawan Jyoti, today. Before taking over as Vice Chief of Army Staff, the General officer was commanding South Western Command.
January 4, 2017
Air Marshal Sanjay Sharma takes over as Air Officer-in-Charge Maintenance, IAF
Air Marshal Sanjay Sharma assumed the responsibilities of Air Officer-in-Charge Maintenance at Air Headquarters, New Delhi on 01 January 2017.
January 2, 2017
Air Marshal SB Deo takes over as Vice Chief of the Air Staff of Indian Air Force
Air Marshal SB Deo PVSM AVSM VM VSM ADC paid homage at Amar Jawan Jyoti, India Gate this morning before taking over as Vice Chief of the Air Staff (VCAS) at Air HQ, today.
January 1, 2017
Air Marshal Anil Khosla AVSM VM takes over as AOC-In-C Eastern Air Command, IAF
Air Marshal Anil Khosla AVSM VM took over as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief Eastern Air Command on January 1, 2017.
December 31, 2016
Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa takes over as the 25th Chief of the Air Staff
Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa PVSM AVSM YSM VM ADC took over as the 25th Chief of the Air Staff at a ceremony held at Air Headquarters (Vayu Bhawan) today.
December 31, 2016
General Bipin Rawat takes over as the 27th COAS of the Indian Army
General Dalbir Singh, the Chief of Army Staff, after an illustrious career spanning over four decades, handed over the baton to General Bipin Rawat in a ceremony held at South Block today.
December 21, 2016
New Managing Director at KMW Asia Pacific
Christoph Cords is to be the new Managing Director of Krauss-Maffei Wegmann Asia Pacific (KMW Asia Pacific).
December 19, 2016
Rafael has appointed Dr. Irit Idan as Executive Vice President, Head of Research and Development Branch
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. announced today the appointment of Dr. Irit Idan to the position of Executive Vice President and Head of the company's Research and Development Branch.
December 7, 2016
Rafael has appointed Mr. Pini Yungman as Executive Vice President, Head of Air Superiority Systems Division
Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. announced today the appointment of Brigadire General (Res.) Pini Yungman, to the position of Executive Vice President and Head of the company's Air Superiority Systems Division.
November 28, 2016
RADA appoints new CEO
RADA Electronic Industries Ltd. – a leader in the development, production, and sale of tactical land radars for force and border protection - has announced the appointment of Mr. Dov (Dubi) Sella as the company's Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
November 16, 2016
Vice Admiral SR Sarma, AVSM, VSM, takes over as Director General Naval Projects Visakhapatnam
Vice Admiral SR Sarma, AVSM, VSM, took over as Director General Naval Projects Visakhapatnam on November 1, 2016.
November 11, 2016
Boeing names Pat Goggin President of Defense and Space Development organization
Boeing is promoting Pat Goggin to be president of its Defense, Space & Security Development organization, succeeding Jim O’Neill who will retire next year.
November 10, 2016
Mr MV Gowtama takes charge as CMD, BEL
Mr MV Gowtama has taken charge as the Chairman and Managing Director of Navratna defence PSU Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL) on November 8, 2016.
October 31, 2016
Vice Admiral GS Pabby, AVSM, VSM assumes charge as Chief of Materiel, Indian Navy
Vice Admiral GS Pabby, AVSM, VSM has assumed charge as the Chief of Materiel, of the Indian Navy today (31 October 2016). The Admiral is a graduate with Honours...
October 31, 2016
David Trulio Appointed as Vice President in Lockheed Martin International
Lockheed Martin today announced David Trulio has been appointed Vice President for International Government Affairs, Operations, and Regional Executive for Latin America within the Lockheed Martin International organization.
October 21, 2016
Vice Admiral SN Ghormade, NM takes over as Director General of Naval Operations
Vice Admiral SN Ghormade assumed the charge of Director General Naval Operations today 21 Oct 16 at the IHQ MoD (N).
October 20, 2016
Vice Admiral SV Bhokare, YSM, NM assumes Office as the Commandant, Indian Naval Academy
Vice Admiral SV Bhokare, YSM, NM took over charge as the Commandant of Indian Naval Academy (INA), Ezhimala, today 20 October 2016. An impressive ceremonial guard of honour was presented on the occasion.
October 14, 2016
Rear Admiral B Dasgupta assumes command as Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Fleet
Rear Admiral B Dasgupta, YSM, VSM took over command of the sword arm of Indian Navy, the Eastern Fleet, from Rear Admiral SV Bhokare, YSM, NM at an impressive...
October 2, 2016
Elbit Systems of America announces new Vice President of Engineering and Vice President of Technology and Innovation
Further fulfilling their commitment to innovative technologies that protect and save lives, Elbit Systems of America welcomes Tiffany Nesbit and Douglas Sandklev.