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Indian Air Force to Modernize, Raise More Su-30MKI Squadrons

Indian Air Force to Modernize, Raise More Su-30MKI Squadrons

Unveiling ambitious expansion plans, the Indian Air Force (IAF) said on Friday it will complete 75% of its modernization in another decade and raise four more squadrons of Sukhoi Su-30 MKI fighters in the near future. Seventy-five% of the IAF […]


India Successfully Test Fires BrahMos Cruise Missile

India Successfully Test Fires BrahMos Cruise Missile

The Indian Navy has successfully test-fired a BrahMos supersonic cruise missile launched from a warship off the western Goa coast, India’s Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO) reported on Sunday. The BrahMos missile, a joint development of Russian and Indian […]


India to Upgrade Israeli Made UAV Fleet

India to Upgrade Israeli Made UAV Fleet

The IAF is planning to join hands with an Israeli firm to upgrade the UAVs of the three services under a project worth over Rs 5,000 crore to enhance their snooping capabilities. The three services operate a fleet of more […]


The Military Fighter Aircraft Market 2012-2022

The Military Fighter Aircraft Market 2012-2022

The military fighter aircraft market is set for a period of great activity over the coming decade, as the demand for 5th generation fighter jet capability continues among the world’s leading military nations. Budget restraints and spiralling costs related to […]


Indian Aircraft Carrier Handover Delayed – Builders

Indian Aircraft Carrier Handover Delayed – Builders

The refurbishment of an Indian Navy aircraft carrier has hit further snags, with handover delayed to fall 2013, Russia’s United Shipbuilding Corporation said on Tuesday. The previous official handover date for the carrier Vikramaditya had been December 4, 2012, but […]


India to Buy M-777 Howitzers from US: Report

India to Buy M-777 Howitzers from US: Report

India will issue a request to the US Government next month for procuring 145 M777 ultra-light howitzers for the Army at a cost of over Rs 3,000 crore. “The Letter of Request (LoR) for procuring 145 Ultra-Light Howitzers for the […]


Swedish Investments in the Indian Defence Industry

Swedish Investments in the Indian Defence Industry

In end August 2012, the Swedish defence and security company Saab Technology signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Indian private-sector company Pipavav Defence and Offshore Engineering Company Limited. Saab, with total sales of US $3,582 million in 2011, […]


India Inducts Latest SU-30 MKI Variant

India Inducts Latest SU-30 MKI Variant

SU-30 MKI aircraft was inducted into Western Air Command in a formal ceremony at Air Force Station Halwara on 25 Sep 12. Air Marshal Arup Raha AVSM VM AOC-in-C Western Air Command IAF was the chief guest for the induction […]


MMRCA Deal Likely By April: IAF Chief

Rafale fighter aircraft

The purchase deal for 126 Medium Multi-Role Combat Aircraft (MMRCA) fighter planes should be signed by April 2013, Air Chief Marshal N. A. K. Browne, Chief of Air Staff, said. “Negotiations are on. We should be able to finish [the […]


 
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