TNPSC Current Affairs March 2017
1.Inauguration of ‘Test Bed’ of IAAMS at INS Rajali
'The first ever ‘Integrated Automatic Aviation Meteorological System (IAAMS)’ was inaugurated at INS Rajali, Arakonam, Tamil Nadu. It was inaugurated by Admiral Sunil Lamba,PVSM, AVSM, ADC Chief of the Naval Staff.
'The project aims to to modernise the meteorological infrastructure of the nine Naval Air Stations (NAS) of Indian Navy.
2.Indian Navy's Light Craft Utility ship - INLCU-L51 - was commissioned
'Vice Admiral Bimal Verma, AVSM, Commander-in-Chief, Andaman and Nicobar Command has commisioned the Indian Navy's Light Craft Utility ship -INLCU-L51 to Indian Navy at Port blair.
'INLCU L51 is the first of the 8ship of LCU Mk IV class , which was built by kolkata based, M/s Garden Reach Ship Builders & Engineers Ltd
3.'Border Out Posts on Indo-Bangladesh Boarder
'Indian Government has approved construction of Border Out Posts (BOPs) by Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) in Chittagong Hill Tracts area.
4.'Army Released the book "Home of the Brave"
'General Bipin Rawat, released the book ‘Home of the Brave’ on the history of Indian Army’s Counter Insurgency Force, the Rashtriya Rifles (RR), which is authored by Mr Nitin A Gokhale, Defence & Security Analyst and Brig S K Chatterji (Retired).