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India’s Share in Joint Fighter Project with Russia Likely to Grow

India’s Share in Joint Fighter Project with Russia Likely to Grow

India’s share in research-and-development work for the joint Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft (FGFA) project with Russia is currently limited by India’s domestic industrial capabilities but will gradually increase with the project’s implementation, a Russian military expert said Friday. India’s The […]


Upgraded Indian Mirage 2000 Undertakes Maiden Flight In France

Upgraded Indian Mirage 2000 Undertakes Maiden Flight In France

Under IAF’s over Rs 10,000 crore modernization program, the first Mirage 2000, upgraded by its manufacturer, has successfully completed its maiden flight at an air base in France. India had signed an upgrade programme worth over Rs 10,000 crore with […]


AgustaWestland Given Final Show Cause Notice to Cancel Indian Helicopter Deal

AgustaWestland Given Final Show Cause Notice to Cancel Indian Helicopter Deal

The Defence Ministry has issued a final show cause notice to Anglo-Italian firm AgustaWestland for cancelling its contract worth Rs 3,600 crore (556 million euros—Ed.) for supplying 12 choppers to the Air Force for “violating” the terms of its contract. […]


Army seeking in-depth engagements in Asia-Pacific theater

Army seeking in-depth engagements in Asia-Pacific theater

Countries throughout the Asia-Pacific region are “excited by our increased participation here,” said the Army component commander for that area. “We intend to put into motion a pathway of activity (for the Army) into multiple countries for extended periods of […]


India Grappling With Free Fall In Fighters, Will Have to Fly Upgraded MiG-21s Till 2025

India Grappling With Free Fall In Fighters, Will Have to Fly Upgraded MiG-21s Till 2025

Just ahead of its 81st anniversary on October 8, the IAF has virtually sounded the red-alert over its fast-dwindling number of fighter squadrons. Confronted with the government’s slow decision-making, fund crunches and Hindustan Aeronautics’ sluggish performance, the force is now […]


Indian Navy Receives First Hawk Trainer Jet

Indian Navy Receives First Hawk Trainer Jet

The Indian Navy has received the first of 17 Hawk Advanced Jet Trainers, becoming the third naval operator of the Hawk along with the US Navy and the Royal Navy. The 17 Hawk aircraft ordered by the Indian Navy form […]


Rosoboronexport Will Take Part In India’s First Naval Show

Rosoboronexport Will Take Part In India’s First Naval Show

Rosoboronexport will participate in NAMEXPO 2013, India’s premiere international naval & maritime exposition and conference to be held in Cochin, India from 23 to 27 September 2013. Enterprises affiliated with the United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC) – Rubin Central Design Bureau […]


Saab Self-Protection System for the Indian Advanced Light Helicopter

Saab Self-Protection System for the Indian Advanced Light Helicopter

Defence and security company Saab has received two orders from Hindustan Aeronautic Limited (HAL), India, for serial production of an integrated electronic warfare self-protection system for installation on the Indian Army’s and Air force’s Advanced Light Helicopter. The orders have […]


Second Test Flight of Agni 5 Missile Successful

Second Test Flight of Agni 5 Missile Successful

India’s Long Range Ballistic Missile -Agni 5- capable of delivering warhead with high precision- was successfully launched today in a repeat of spectacular maiden launch last year. A symbol of DRDO’s technological excellence and India’s strength, the missile took off […]


 
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