New Delhi: Defence Minister A.K. Antony released the first edition of a year book on defence titled “BRAHMAND World Defence Update 2012” at the Defence Exhibition Defexpo 2012 which began here today.
The book provides valuable data related to defence industries world over. This is a voluminous 600 pages all colour book published by Pentagon Press. CMD of BrahMos project Dr. Sivathanu Pillai was also present on this occasion.
The book extensively covers the defence industries in various countries. It gives information on military requirements, procurements, military data of 164 countries.
The foreword on the book is written by India’s Minister of State for Defence M.M. Pallamraju.
Brahmand World Defence Update has focused on providing accurate, credible and objective information on the military database of various countries. It covers defence capabilities, new military programmes, arms acquisitions and defence tie-ups along with military expenditure of each of these countries.