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Northrop to Help India Modernize Air Bases

Northrop to Help India Modernize Air Bases

Northrop Grumman Corporation’s Europe-based air traffic management subsidiary, Northrop Grumman Park Air Systems is providing a range of navigation equipment including Instrument Landing Systems (ILS) and Doppler VHF Omni-directional Range Systems (DVOR) for air bases in India as part of […]


Russia to take part in new Indian submarine tender

Russia to take part in new Indian submarine tender

Russia will participate in a new tender on the delivery of six diesel-electric submarines for the Indian Navy, the state-run exporter Rosoboronexport said. Russia dropped out of the first Indian submarine tender in 2009. “There is a new tender, with […]


Russia behind schedule on Indian frigates delivery

Indian Talwar Frigate

Russia is not going to meet the deadlines in the implementation of a contract on the delivery of missile frigates to the Indian Navy, the state-run arms exporter Rosoboronexport said. Russia and India signed a $1.6 billion contract on construction […]


India Requests MK-54 Lightweight Torpedoes

India Requests MK-54 Lightweight Torpedoes

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress Friday of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of India for 32 MK-54 All-Up-Round Lightweight Torpedoes and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of $86 million. […]


Asia on maritime crash course: Australia think-tank

Asia on maritime crash course: Australia think-tank

Nationalism and hunger for resources are stoking maritime disputes in Indo-Pacific Asia, with China showing “troubling signs of assertiveness at sea”, an Australian think-tank warned Tuesday. The Lowy Institute foreign policy group said there had been an “upsurge in confrontation […]


Indian Air Force Seeks Direct Control of HAL

Indian Air Force Seeks Direct Control of HAL

With an eye on the future and fed up with the “bureaucratic culture” pervading Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL), the country’s only aircraft manufacturer, IAF now wants the control of the navratna defence PSU. IAF has asked the defence ministry (MoD) […]


India Short lists MBDA PARS 3 Missile

India Short lists MBDA PARS 3 Missile

MBDA’s PARS 3 LR guided missile system has been short listed for the Indian Army helicopter future air-to-ground requirement. MBDA Deutschland has delivered proposals for its PARS 3 LR multi-target, long range weapon system for HAL’s Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH […]


Boeing Begins Final Assembly of India’s 1st P-8I Aircraft

Boeing Begins Final Assembly of India’s 1st P-8I Aircraft

Boeing began final assembly of the Indian navy’s first P-8I long-range maritime reconnaissance aircraft this month at the company’s Renton factory. The P-8I, based on the Boeing Next-Generation 737 commercial airplane, is a variant of the P-8A Poseidon that Boeing […]


Indian Brass Split Over French Mirage Upgrade Deal

Indian Brass Split Over French Mirage Upgrade Deal

With the $2.4 billion Mirage-2000 upgrade deal with France in its final stages, India’s defence ministry and air force top brass seem to be split over the high costs and likely benefits to the country’s future air power needs. With […]


 
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