BrahMos shines at the DRDO Technology Day Awards 2010

BrahMos Aerospace (February 23, 2010)                                                                           Print This News

Dr A. Sivathanu Pillai, the father of the BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile programme, received a special award for the successful Indo-Russian joint venture during the DRDO Technology Day Awards function in New Delhi on Tuesday.
Dr. AS Pillai was given the special award for joint venture in keeping with the spirit of the 'Year of Collaborations' the organisation has been celebrating.
BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile is a precision strike weapon for Army, Navy, and Airforce. 
BRAHMOS is not just transfer of technology but mutual production & upgradation of technology so as to ensure that country become self-sufficient in supersonic strategic missile capacity.

  • "Time has come for BrahMos Aerospace to work on Mark-II version of BRAHMOS so that we will still be the market leader in hypersonic cruise missiles." - Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam

  • "The traditional partnership between India & Russia has been tested by the time and time and it is the most important stabilizing factor, not only for the asian region, but for the whole world" - Vladimir Putin

  • "Make in India' should not be limited to production & manufacturing only, it should also involve generation of engineering knowledge in the country." - Mr. Sudhir Kumar Mishra

  • "BrahMos is not only a successful Joint Venture but also a model for cooperation which has immense political value for our two countries" - Mr. Dmitry Rogozin

  • "BrahMos JV is a unique venture which has given substantial guidelines in defence design inputs, engineering inputs, production related culture and ultimately in pushing the technology base forward" - Dr. V G Sekaran

  • "BrahMos JV is most suitable model, which has withstood the test of time and is recommended to be followed for realization of all high end products with our country." - Dr. V K Saraswat

  • "BrahMos is the most successful missile company of the nation and it is this unique blend of young and experienced team members motivated with innovation and utmost dedication that has contibuted to the success of the missile system" - Dr. Avinash Chander