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OFB developed Extreme cold clothing awaiting field trials

With Indian Army jawans expected to remain stationed at high altitudes in Ladakh during winter amidst Indo-China tension, the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) is still waiting for the army to conduct field...

OFB claim their grenade testing method is more reliable

The Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) feels the isothermal microcalorimetry (IMC) method to test shelf life of multimode hand grenades might be unreliable compared to ISAT (B) tests followed by OFB and approved...

OFB still waiting for new multimode grenade order

Nagpur: Even as Economic Explosives Limited (EEL), a company from the city, became the first private entity to get a bulk contract to make hand grenades, the ordnance factory is awaiting a...

OFB dismisses Indian Army’s criticism of faulty ammunition

The Ordnance Factory Board on Wednesday said it did not accept the figures given out in an internal army assessment that flagged concerns about faulty ammunition supplied by the board causing casualties...

Indian ATAGS Artillery Gun may Go to Drawing Board After Barrel Blast

An indigenously developed artillery gun which suffered a barrel burst in field trials earlier this month injuring four army personnel may need to go back to the drawing board, officials told ET....

Underpowered Ammunition Might be the reason for Barrel Burst in ATAGS

Nagpur: The 155x52 mm advanced towed artillery gun system (ATAGS), claimed to have the world’s longest range of 48km, suffered a barrel burst during trials last week. Now, concerns have been raised...

Exclusive: Indian Army Getting Deadly AK-203 Assault Rifles

On 10 Aug 2020, India’s Ministry of Defense (MoD) announced that MoD has cleared hurdles for “Made in India” AK-203 assault rifles which is one of the deadliest rifles on the planet....

Why Indian Army Needs ‘Made In India’ Weapon

The recent Galwan valley faceoff in Ladakh brought to the fore the momentous shift in policy, posturing and power of India when it comes to China, relative to the situation in 1962...
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