INDIAN AIR FORCE
BEL to deliver more Akash missiles to Indian Air Force
The missiles are designed and developed by the state-run Defence Research and Development Organisation.
DRDO, ADA successfully execute first-ever arrested landing of LCA
Indian Navy needs several fighter jets for its future aircraft carriers inc...
Tejas successfully performs critical test for naval deployment
The test was carried out at a shore-based test facility of the Indian Navy. Th...
India to deploy latest American weapon systems for Ex-HimVijay along China border
Codenamed HimVijay, this exercise planned by India in the northeast will mainly test the war fighting abilities of the newly-raised 17 Mountain Strike Corps in Arunachal Pradesh.
DRDO hands over second 'Netra' early warning system to IAF
The indigenously-built aircraft was handed over to Western Air Command chief.
Saab to hold meetings with Indian firms for making Gripen E aircraft
Saab is in the fray for a contract to supply around 110 fighter planes to India under the Multi Role Fighter Aircraft (MRFA) programme.
Bangalore Watch Co makes watches with MiG-21 fuselage metal
The company claims this is the first time watches with components of Aircraft metal are made in India.
Indian Army's Mountain Strike Corps, Air Force to carry out war games near China border
The exercise will be the first of its kind along the China border by the newly-raised 17 Mountain Strike Corps which has been preparing for it under the Eastern Command for the last five to six months now.
First Rafale likely to be handed over on Oct 8; Rajnath Singh scheduled to go to France for ceremony
Expected to arrive in India by May next after months of testing and flight training for pilots
India to spend a whopping USD 130 billion to modernise forces
Govt plans to procure a range of critical weapons, fighter jets, missiles, submarines and warships in 5-7 years.
IAF's 17 Squadron to be resurrected Tuesday; to be first Rafale unit
The 'Golden Arrows' 17 Squadron was commanded by Air Chief Marshal Dhanoa during the Kargil war in 1999.
Apache has edge over Mi-35 in e-warfare, missile payload
As per IAF sources, another four choppers are set to arrive in India in September.
Pricing issue of 83 LCA finalised: Defence Ministry
The pricing of light combat aircraft was finalised two days ago and the support package will be finalised in a month or two, said Director General, Defence Ministry Apurva Chandra
HAL to receive Rs 45,000 crore orders for 83 LCA fighters
The IAF had issued a tender for 83 LCAs about two years ago and the project was stuck over the pricing issue as the government and the Air Force felt that the price offered by the HAL was slightly higher.
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