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Boeing Delivers 1st EA-18G Growler Featuring Indian Made Part

Boeing Delivers 1st EA-18G Growler Featuring Indian Made Part

Boeing on May 3 delivered to the U.S. Navy the first EA-18G Growler electronic attack aircraft with a cockpit subassembly produced by Bangalore-based Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL). The subassembly provides cockpit floodlighting compatible with the aircraft’s Night Vision Imaging System […]


Panetta Travels to Asia to Discuss Refocus On Region

Panetta Travels to Asia to Discuss Refocus On Region

Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta will put meat on the bones of what the refocus on the Asia-Pacific region means to the U.S. military during a week-long trip to Asia that begins today. Panetta will speak about the new defense […]


The UAV Market 2012-2022: Technologies for ISR & Counter Insurgency

The UAV Market 2012-2022: Technologies for ISR & Counter Insurgency

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are becoming increasingly important for militaries worldwide. UAVs are expected to perform key roles in current and future forces, thus providing robust demand over the next decade. UAVs are taking on a range of battlefield tasks, […]


US to renew naval power in Asia-Pacific: Panetta

US to renew naval power in Asia-Pacific: Panetta

The United States will renew its naval power across the Asia-Pacific region and stay “vigilant” in the face of China’s growing military, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Tuesday. On the eve of a trip to Asia that will include stops […]


Indian Air Force Selects Pilatus PC-7 MkII Training System

Indian Air Force Selects Pilatus PC-7 MkII Training System

Pilatus Aircraft Ltd is proud to announce that the Indian Air Force has entered today into a contract in excess of 500 Million Swiss Francs to procure a fleet of 75 PC-7 MkII turboprop aircraft, together with an integrated ground […]


Indian Aircraft Carrier Sea Trials Postponed Until June

Indian Aircraft Carrier Sea Trials Postponed Until June

Sea trials of the Admiral Gorshkov aircraft carrier being overhauled for the Indian navy at the Sevmash shipyard in northern Russia have been postponed until the beginning of June, the shipyard said on Wednesday. The purchase of the Soviet-built Admiral […]


Indian Cabinet Approves $700M Purchase of Pilatus PC-7 Trainers

Indian Cabinet Approves $700M Purchase of Pilatus PC-7 Trainers

The Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) on Thursday cleared the purchase of 75 basic trainer aircraft for the Indian Air Force (IAF). The IAF has been suffering from a crippling shortage of trainers since 2009, when its old basic trainer […]


Indian Minister Seeks Hike In Defence Outlay to Counter Twin Threats

Indian Minister Seeks Hike In Defence Outlay to Counter Twin Threats

India is looking to crank up its defence budget to counter the deepening military nexus between China and Pakistan, which could even extend to it being confronted with a two-front war in a worst-case scenario. Defence minister A K Antony […]


Indian Budget 2012-13: Aerospace and Defense Highlights

Indian Budget 2012-13: Aerospace and Defense Highlights

The Indian Defense Budget allocation for 2012-13 is INR 1,93,407.00 Crore (USD 37.58 Billion), which will cater to needs of the Armed Forces (Army, Navy and Air Force) and other associated defense departments, such as the Defense Research and Development […]


 
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