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.
September 23, 2016
Dinesh Paliwal elected to Raytheon Board of Directors
The Board of Directors of Raytheon Company has elected Dinesh Paliwal as a director, effective immediately. Paliwal, 58, is Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Harman International (NYSE: HAR), a position he has held since 2007.
September 22, 2016
Boeing appoints Jim Chilton President of Network & Space Businesses
Boeing veteran Jim Chilton will succeed Craig R. Cooning as president of the company’s Network & Space Systems (N&SS) businesses, effective Oct. 21.
September 9, 2016
Rear Admiral Sanjeev Kale assumes charge as Admiral Superintendent, Naval Dockyard, Mumbai
Rear Admiral Sanjeev Kale, VSM assumed charge as the Admiral Superintendent, Naval Dockyard, Mumbai on 27 Jul 16.
September 7, 2016
Boeing names Groberg Director of Veterans Outreach
Boeing today named Florent (Flo) Groberg director of Veterans Outreach, effective Sept. 2. He will be based in Washington, D.C.
September 1, 2016
Lt General Bipin Rawat takes over as Vice Chief of Army Staff
Lt General Bipin Rawat took over as the VCOAS of the Indian Army on September 1, 2016. He was commissioned in the Fifth Battalion of the Eleven Gorkha Rifles in December 1978, from IMA, Dehradun, where he was awarded the ‘Sword of Honour’.
September 1, 2016
Lt Gen P.M. Hariz took over as GOC-in-C Southern Command of the Indian Army
Lt Gen P.M. Hariz on Thursday, September 1, 2016 assumed office of the General Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Indian Army's Southern Command...
August 26, 2016
Air Marshal HS Arora AVSM takes over as Director General Air (Operations)
Air Marshal Harjit Singh Arora AVSM was commissioned in the IAF as a figher pilot in Dec 1981. He has over 2600 hours of operational flying on MiG 21, MiG 29...
August 25, 2016
Lockheed Martin names Greg Gardner Vice President, Investor Relations
Lockheed Martin has appointed Greg Gardner to the role of vice president, Investor Relations, effective December 5, 2016. Jerry Kircher, who has worked for Lockheed Martin for 36 years, will retire at the end of the year.
August 3, 2016
General Dynamics elects Peter A. Wall to Board of Directors
The board of directors of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has elected Peter A. Wall to be a director of the corporation, effective August 3, 2016.
July 31, 2016
Air Marshal NJS Dhillon takes over as SASO WAC
Air Marshal NJS Dhillon AVSM takes over as Senior Air Staff Officer, Western Air Command, from Air Marshal B Suresh AVSM VM, who assumes appointment of Air Officer-in-Charge Personnel at Air Headquarters.
July 31, 2016
Air Marshal B Suresh assumes appointment of AOP
Air Marshal B Suresh AVSM VM assumes charge as Air Officer-in-Charge Personnel (AOP) at Air Headquarters today. A graduate of the 'Rashtriya Indian Military College', Dehradun and 'National Defence Academy' Kharakvasla...
July 29, 2016
Thomas Gottschild takes over as Managing Director of MBDA Deutschland
Thomas Gottschild takes over the role of Managing Director of MBDA Deutschland GmbH and Executive Group Director Improvement.
July 28, 2016
Rear Admiral Narayan Prasad, NM takes over as Admiral Superintendent of Naval Dockyard, Visakhapatnam
Rear Admiral Narayan Prasad, NM, took over as the Admiral Superintendent, Naval Dockyard, from Rear Admiral SR Sarma, AVSM, VSM, during a formal ceremony...
July 18, 2016
Boeing names Hyslop Chief Technology Officer
Boeing today named Greg Hyslop its chief technology officer (CTO), replacing John Tracy, a 35-year company veteran who served as CTO since 2006 and announced his retirement earlier this year.
July 4, 2016
Stéphane Cueille named head of R&T and Innovation at Safran
Effective July 1, 2016, Stéphane Cueille is named Safran Senior Executive Vice President, R&T and Innovation, and also joins the Executive Committee. He replaces Pierre Fabre, who is retiring.
July 1, 2016
Lieutenant General Velu Nair takes over as DGMS (Army)
Lieutenant General Velu Nair took over as the DG Medical Services (Army) on 1 July, 2016. The General officer is an alumnus of Armed Forces Medical College and was commissioned into the Army Medical Corps in Mar 1978.
July 1, 2016
Lieutenant General M.K. Unni takes over as the new DGAFMS
Lieutenant General Manoj Kumar Unni assumed the charge of Director General Armed Forces Medical Services (DGAFMS) in a function here today.
June 6, 2016
Vice Admiral G. Ashok Kumar apointed as Deputy Chief of Naval Staff, IHQ
Vice Admiral G. Ashok Kumar AVSM, VSM, Commandant, National Defence Academy (NDA), has taken over as Deputy Chief of Naval Staff, Integrated Headquarters of Ministry of Defence (Navy) on June 6, 2016.
June 1, 2016
Vice Admiral AK Chawla, AVSM, VSM, NM assumes charge as Chief of Personnel
Vice Admiral AK Chawla has assumed charge as Chief of Personnel, Indian Navy on 28 May 16. An alumnus of the National Defence Academy, Vice Admiral Anil Kumar Chawla...
May 31, 2016
Admiral Sunil Lanba appointed the new Chief of the Naval Staff
Admiral Sunil Lanba, PVSM, AVSM, ADC has assumed Command of the Indian Navy, as the 23rd Chief of the Naval Staff today, May 31, 2016.
May 31, 2016
Martin Hölz new Chief Information Officer for the thyssenkrupp Group
Dr. Martin Hölz takes over as head of the corporate function Group Processes & Information Technology (GPI) at thyssenkrupp on July 1, 2016. He will also assume the position of Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the thyssenkrupp Group.
May 30, 2016
Vice Admiral AR Karve assumes command of Southern Naval Command
Vice Admiral AR Karve, AVSM took over charge as the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Southern Naval Command (SNC) from Vice Admiral Girish Luthra, AVSM, VSM today, 29 May 16.
May 30, 2016
Vice Admiral Girish Luthra takes over Western Naval Command
Vice Admiral Girish Luthra took over the reins of Western Naval Command (WNC) as Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief (FOC-in-C) on 30 May 16 from Vice Admiral Sunil Lanba at a ceremonial parade held at INS Shikra.
May 11, 2016
Brad Haselhorst to lead Strategy and Business Development for Rockwell Collins’ Government Systems business
Rockwell Collins today announced that Brad Haselhorst has been promoted to vice president, Strategy and Business Development...
May 3, 2016
Air Marshal PP Khandekar takes over as Air Officer-in-Charge Maintenance at Air Headquarters
Air Marshal PP Khandekar assumed the responsibilities of Air Officer-in-Charge Maintenance at Air HQ, New Delhi on 02 May 16.
May 3, 2016
New Directors take charge at BEL
Two new Directors have taken charge at Navratna Defence PSU Bharat Electronics Ltd (BEL) on May 1, 2016. They are Mr Girish Kumar, Director (Bangalore Complex), and Mr Nataraj Krishnappa, Director (Other Units).
April 30, 2016
Inspector General Rajan Bargotra, TM takes over as Regional Commander Coast Guard Region East
Inspector General Rajan Bargorta, TM took over as the new Commander Coast Guard Region (East) from Inspector General SP Sharma PTM & BAR, TM who retired today...
March 23, 2016
Herakles Names Chief Executive Officer
The Board of Directors of Herakles, meeting today, decided to separate the functions of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer in order to address the company's strategic challenges as efficiently as possible.
March 14, 2016
Martin Fausset appointed as the CEO of Elbit Systems UK
Elbit Systems UK Limited (ESUK), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd. (Elbit Systems), announced that Martin Fausset has been appointed as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO) with effect as of March 1, 2016.