Mumbai: Godrej Aerospace, a unit of Godrej & Boyce Mfg. Co. Ltd., January 30 handed over a `Technology Booster’ for the BrahMos project to Atul Rane, OS & Director General (BrahMos), DRDO and CEO & MD BrahMos Aerospace in the presence of Dr G Raja Singh, Project Director, BrahMos – DRDL, Captain (IN) D K Alwan, Director MSQAA, Dr K Ramesh Kumar, Executive Director (Production), BrahMos, Vice Admiral. S R Sarma (Retd.), Director Technical, BrahMos.
Continuing the proud tradition of contributing toward augmenting India’s defence capabilities, Godrej Aerospace has been associated with the BrahMos programme since its inception in 2001. Godrej is a dominant contributor manufacturing most of the metallic sub systems in the BRAHMOS missile. Besides the main airframe, Godrej supplies control surfaces and nose cap. Godrej also supplies the Mobile Autonomous Launchers, Missile Replenishing Vehicles for the land launched versions.
Not very long ago, Defence Research & Development Laboratory (DRDL) in India was supplied the first airframe assembly from the company for the air-launched variant of the prestigious BRAHMOS missile.