Lighter than its bulky predecessor, the Navy's redesigned Aircrew Endurance (AE) Survival Vest recently attained initial operational capability (IOC), a key milestone in the development of the life-saving equipment, the service announced Dec. 18. FULL ARTICLE AT GlobalSecurity.org
Indigenous supersonic fighter aircraft LCA-Tejas today received the Initial Operational Clearance (II), that takes it a step closer to its induction into IAF squadron. FULL ARTICLE AT The Economic Times, India
By Prashant Sood, Bangalore, Dec 19 : Regarded as the smallest and the lightest combat jet in the world, the indigenously-designed Tejas' way to induction into the Indian Air Force (IAF) will be cleared after it gets initial operational clearance (IOC-II ... FULL ARTICLE AT New Kerala
by Associated Press UK doping chief to head WADA observers in Sochi Associated Press - 19 December 2013 10:52-05:00 LONDON (AP) — The head of Britain's anti-doping agency will lead the World Ant-Doping Agency's independent observer program at ... FULL ARTICLE AT New Europe News
The International Olympic Committee (French: Comité International Olympique) is an organization based in Lausanne, Switzerland, created by Pierre de Coubertin and Demetrios Vikelas on June 23, 1894. Its membership consists of the 205 National Olympic Committees.
The IOC organizes the modern Olympic Games held in Summer and Winter, every four years. The first Summer Olympics organized by the... Full Article At Wikipedia.org