General knowledge question and answer on Defence



1
From which of the following countries has India purchased the Pilatus PC-7 trainer aircraft
A.    United States of America
B.    France
C.    Switzerland
D.    Germany

Answer : C.  Switzerland

2
Admiral Gorshkov, the Soviet aircraft carrier imported by India is now named -
A.    INS Vikrant
B.    INS Vikramaditya
C.    INS Virat
D.    INS Vishaal

Answer : B.   INS Vikramaditya

3
Which of the following organizations has Sarvatra Sarvottam Suraksha as its slogan?
A.    Border Security Forece
B.    Sikh Light Infantry
C.    Indian Air Force
D.    National Security Guard

Answer : D.  National Security Guard

4
At which of the following places is the Heavy Vehicles Factory located?
A.    Kanpur
B.    Khadki
C.    Avadi
D.    24 Paraganas

Answer : C.  Avadi

5
At which of the following places was a new officers Training Academy for training Army officers established in 2011?
A.    Pune
B.    Jabalpur
C.    Secunderabad
D.    Gaya

Answer : D.  Gaya

6
Which of the following aircraft is the air-to-air refueller of the Indian Air Force?
A.    C – 17 Globemaster
B.    IIyushin - 76
C.    IIyushin - 78
D.    C – 130J Hercules

Answer : C.  IIyushin - 78



7
Which of the following is India’s first indigenously developed nuclear powered submarine?
A.    INS Vikrant
B.    INS Trikhand
C.    INS Arihant
D.    INS Sindhurakshak

Answer : C.  INS Arihant

8
Who of the following is the only Chief of Air Staff to be given the rank of Marshall of the Indian Air Force?
A.    Arjan Singh
B.    Subroto Mukherjee
C.    P.C. Lal
D.    O.P. Mehra

Answer : A.  Arjan Singh