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India Looks to Develop Rapidly Modernizing Armed Forces

India Looks to Develop Rapidly Modernizing Armed Forces

With “violent disturbances” in the neighbourhood posing a security challenge to the country, the Government on Wednesday vowed to rapidly modernise the armed forces and said the defence expenditure was bound to go up in the coming decades. Inaugurating South […]


Russia at Aero India 2011 Airshow

Russia at Aero India 2011 Airshow

The 8th International Exhibition on Aerospace, Defence and Civil Aviation Aero India 2011, which is one of the biggest among such events in Asia, is hosted at the Air Force Station Yelahanka in the suburbs of Bangaluru from 9th to […]


Russia showcases new weaponry at Aero India

Russia showcases new weaponry at Aero India

Russia will exhibit over 80 types of weaponry at the upcoming Aero India 2011 air show, state-run arms exporter Rosoboronexport said in a statement, but the MiG-35 fighter jet will not take part. Aero India-2011, which will be held in […]


Eurocopter Brings the AS550 C3 Fennec Helicopter to Aero India 2011

Eurocopter Brings the AS550 C3 Fennec Helicopter to Aero India 2011

Eurocopter’s AS550 C3 Fennec helicopter will make its Indian public debut at this month’s Aero India 2011 exhibition in Bangalore, showcasing the candidate for India’s acquisition of new rotary-wing aircraft in reconnaissance and surveillance missions. The AS550 C3 Fennec recently […]


Indian Air Force Inducts First C-130J Super Hercules

Indian Air Force Inducts First C-130J Super Hercules

The Indian Air Force (IAF) celebrated the induction to service of its first Lockheed Martin C-130J Super Hercules at Hindon Air Force Station, India, on Feb. 5. The aircraft is the first of six C-130Js ordered under a U.S. Foreign […]


Russia to unveil new air defense system at Indian air show

Russia to unveil new air defense system at Indian air show

A Russian firm will disclose information about a new mobile short-range air defense system based on the Strelets launcher at the upcoming Aero India 2011 air show. “The [Kolomna-based] Engineering Design Bureau will present for the first time details of […]


Russia tests upgraded MiG fighter jet for India

Russia tests upgraded MiG fighter jet for India

Russia’s MiG corporation on Friday carried out the first test fight of a MiG-29 fighter modernized under a contract with the Indian Air Force (IAF). “On February 4, 2010, a MiG-29UPG fighter carried out its first test flight. The flight […]


Shourya – India’s Hypersonic Boost Glide Missile – Part 4

Shourya – India’s Hypersonic Boost Glide Missile – Part 4

Shourya – India's Hypersonic Boost Glide Missile – Part 4

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Contenders for Indian fighter deal to show in force at Aero India 2011

Contenders for Indian fighter deal to show in force at Aero India 2011

All six participants of a tender to supply 126 light fighter jets to the Indian air force will showcase full flight displays at Aero India 2011 air show, the organizers said. Six major aircraft makers — Lockheed and Boeing from […]


 
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