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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 […]


India Rejects US F-35 JSF Offer

India Rejects US F-35 JSF Offer

India has no plans as of now to either join the US-led joint strike fighter (JSF) programme or buy the F-35 `Lightning-II’ fifth-generation fighter aircraft (FGFA) when it finally becomes operational. “We cannot have two types of FGFA. We have […]


Indian navy probes warship collision

Indian navy probes warship collision

Indian defence officials began a probe Monday into a collision between a warship and a merchant vessel near Mumbai, in the latest incident in the busy waters outside the city, an officer said. The INS Vindhyagiri suffered damage and a […]


US raises stakes on global arms control deal

US raises stakes on global arms control deal

The United States on Thursday signalled that deadlock in global arms control talks should be broken this year to get a deal banning the production of new nuclear bomb-making material off the ground. Top US disarmament negotiator Rose Gottemoeller suggested […]


 
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