Pillars of BrahMos

 Dr. H Yefremov

Dr KalamYefremov, Herbert Alexandrovich, a design engineer and professor of Technical Sciences, headed JSC "MIC" "NPOM" from 1991 till 2009 as Director General and Designer General. He has been involved in design and development of various technologies related to space, cruise and ballistic missiles during his more than 50 years of career in NPOM. He is one of the founders of the Indo-Russian joint venture BrahMos along with Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam.

Dr. Yefremov is an author of numerous technical papers leading to the development of various systems. He has been honoured with the 'Hero of Socialist Labour', the 'Lenin Prize' and the 'USSR State Prize' by the Russian Government. He is also the recipient of 'Padma Bhushan' from the Government of India for his outstanding contribution in the formation of BrahMos.

 Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam

 Dr. A Sivathanu Pillai

 Dr. A G Leonov

  • "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