Rafael is stepping up its efforts to provide systems for the Indian air force’s HAL -built Tejas light combat aircraft, with its current emphasis on offering air-to-air missiles and a targeting pod.
Indian Navy urgently needs 57 Fighter Jets for its new Aircraft Carrier; The LCA Tejas program has taken a long time to develop an indigenous fighter for India’s armed forces. Though the IAF has inducted the plane which is still to get Final Operational Clearance.
Indian Navy’s Largest-Ever Exercise vs ‘Enemy Submarines’ ; The INS Chakra, the Indian Navy’s nuclear attack submarine, is on the prowl 200 km off Goa’s coast in the Indian Ocean, scouring the seas for the sound of “enemy submarines.”
As much as avalanches in Kashmir near the LoC have wreaked havoc over the last month, they have also sealed off routes used by militants from Pakistan to cross over to India, security officials in Jand K said.
Some of the A320 neo planes, which are being leased would replace the old classic A320 aircraft under the phase out plan, he said.
Hand Held Thermal Imager for Indian Army; While the Indian Army has access to thermal imaging devices, courtesy the Israeli defence forces, the Indian Army, looking for a mobile, hand-held thermal imager will get its first look at just such a gadget at the Aero India 2017, which commences on February 14.
State-run power giant NTPC today registered a lower 7.5 per cent net profit at Rs 2,468.72 crore for the third quarter compared to a year ago due to higher fuel cost.
L&T Expects Rs 4,600-Crore Order For Field Guns; The GoI’s push for local defence manufacturing has started showing results and L&T expects to close the current financial year with defence orders worth up to Rs 8,000 crore, according to group executive chairman L & T.
Tata Motors today reported a 3 per cent rise in global sales in January at 95,081 units, including that of Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) vehicles.
China on Wednesday expressed hope that its decision to place a ‘technical hold’ on designating Masood Azhar an international terrorist will not have a negative impact on Sino-Indian ties.
Online travel company Yatra.com today said it has signed an agreement with Andhra Pradesh government to promote homestays and enhance tourism in the state through their holiday packages.
India, Indonesia to hold first air combat exercise with an eye on China; After Vietnam, Singapore and other countries in Southeast Asia, India is now also steadily stepping up military ties with Indonesia with an eye firmly on China. India and Indonesia have now decided to hold their first-ever joint air combat exercise for security cooperation.