Russian Ministry of Defence honours Praveen Pathak, CGM (Mkt. Prom. & Export) of BrahMos

BrahMos Aerospace (February 21, 2019)                                                                           Print This News

BENGALURU: The Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation has honoured Mr. Praveen Pathak, Chief General Manager (Mkt. Promotion & Export) & Corporate IT HoD, BrahMos Aerospace, with a State Order signed by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) for his invaluable contribution in strengthening defence cooperation between India and Russia.

Mr. Pathak, who has been associated with the highly prestigious BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile programme since its inception, has been awarded with the medal of Ministry of Defence (MoD) of the Russian Federation under a Presidential decree signed on 4th Sept 2018.

As the marketing head of the BrahMos JV project, Mr. Pathak has made incredible contribution towards making BRAHMOS a globally-reckoned missile system. Today, BrahMos Aerospace has established its leadership position among worldwide cruise missile makers.

  • "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