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211.
Which company is developing the Tactical LAN radio for the Indian Army?
Astrome Tech Pvt Ltd
SPAN Infotech (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Active Mind Technology
Backbench Internet Services Private Limited
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Indian Army has recently signed a contract with Astrome Tech Pvt Ltd, a Bengaluru-based company, to develop the indigenously-developed "tactical LAN radio."

212.
The first maritime partnership exercise involving India, France, and the UAE recently began in which body of water?
Indian Ocean
Gulf of Khambhat
Gulf of Oman
Gulf of Mannar
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The inaugural edition of the India, France, and UAE Maritime Partnership exercise commenced on June 7, 2023, in the Gulf of Oman. The exercise involves INS Tarkash, the French ship Sarcouf, integral helicopters, French Rafale aircraft, and UAE Navy maritime patrol aircraft.

213.
Which ballistic missile was recently launched by DRDO?
Agni-IV
Brahmos
Agni Prime
Prahaar
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully conducted the maiden pre-induction night launch of the new-generation ballistic missile 'Agni Prime,' marking a significant achievement for India's defence capabilities.

214.
Indian Navy divers and Marine Commandos are in the Maldives for which edition of Exercise Ekatha?
5th
6th
7th
8th
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Indian Navy divers and Marine Commandos are in the Maldives for the sixth edition of Exercise Ekatha. Exercise Ekatha is an annual exercise conducted between the navies of India and the Maldives.

215.
India, along with which country, has concluded a roadmap for 'Defence Industrial Cooperation'?
Russia
China
United States
Bangladesh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India and the United States have concluded a roadmap for defence industry cooperation, paving the way for collaboration in the defence manufacturing sector and strengthening India's ambitions in this area.