India’s HAL to Supply Digital Overhead Head Up Display Systems to Elbit...

February 8, 2021 @ 10:29 AM

Indias Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has entered into an agreement with Israeli firm Elbit Systems for the supply of Digital Overhead Head Up Display Systems (DOHS). The agreement with Elbit Systems Electro Optics Elop Ltd was signed during Aero India 2021 in Bengaluru last week

Indian Su-30MKI Upgrade Program to be Finalized in 6-9 Months

February 7, 2021 @ 01:18 PM

Upgrading of the Su-30MKI fleet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) will be finalized in the next 6-9 months with some aircraft undergoing the upgrade in Russia and the rest in India. Discussions with the IAF and the Russians (United Aircraft Corporation-UAC) are currently at an advanced stage, V Seshagiri Rao,...

Boeing, Air Works Sign India’s P-8I Poseidon Maintenance Agreements

February 4, 2021 @ 01:03 PM

Boeing today announced strategic agreements with Indias Air Works for the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) of two key Boeing defence platforms in India, the P-8I operated by the Indian Navy (IN) and the VIP transport fleet operated by the Indian Air Force (IAF). Boeing Indias strategic collaboration with Air Works...

HAL Receives RFP for HTT40 Basic Trainer Aircraft from Indian Air Force

February 4, 2021 @ 09:48 AM

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has received a Request for Proposal (RFP) from the Indian Air Force (IAF) for HTT40 Basic Trainers requirement today at the ongoing Aero India 2021. The RFP is for 70 aircraft with additional clause for 38 more

Twin-seat Boeing Naval Super Hornet Can Link Up with Indian Drones, Helicopters

February 4, 2021 @ 09:20 AM

The twin seater Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet helicopter being offered to the Indian Navy can receive information from drones, MH-60R Maritime Helicopter besides the P-8I maritime surveillance aircraft to increase the lethality of the carrier based fighter jet. Ankur Kanaglekar, Vice President, India fighter sales told

Indian MoD Inks $6.56B Deal for Tejas Jets at Aero India 2021

February 3, 2021 @ 11:14 AM

Indian Ministry of Defence today sealed a $6.56 billion (INR 48,000 Crore) with Hindustan Aeronautics Limited for 83 Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA)

New F-15EX Jet’s First Flight Clears Path for Deliveries to U.S. Air...

February 3, 2021 @ 04:27 AM

The new Boeing F-15EX fighter jet completed its first flight today, paving the way for the early delivery of the first two jets to the U.S

MiG-29K Aircraft Replacement, Indian TEDBF Breaks Cover at Aero India 2021

February 2, 2021 @ 05:18 PM

Replacement for the Indian Navys MiG-29K fighter jet, the Twin engine deck based fighter (TEDBF) has broken cover at Aero India 2021. A spin off from the light combat aircraft project, the TEDBF will be the first twin engine aircraft project in India that too for dedicated carrier based operations

India's HAL to Display Teaming Drone at Aero India 2021

February 2, 2021 @ 05:22 AM

A drone that can team up with fighter jets to carry munitions into heavily defended enemy skies will be on display at Aero India 2021. The Warrior aircraft, a full scale model of which will be showcased at the event, is Indias first ever semi-stealth drone

Life-size Model of Russia’s Su-57 fighter at Aero India 2021

February 2, 2021 @ 04:58 AM

A life-size export model of Russias first stealth fighter, the Su-57, will be on display at this years edition of Aero India show starting tomorrow. “Foreign customers display high interest in the export version of Russias Su-57

India's HAL Readies New Plant to Double Tejas Jets Production Capacity

February 1, 2021 @ 10:18 AM

Indias Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) is preparing the third plant to produce 83 new Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas Mark 1A jets that the Air Force is expected to sign a contract for, during Aero-India 2021 event scheduled to take place from February 3-5. The new plant at Doddanekundi in Bengaluru city would be inaugurated by Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday

HAL to Roll Out Final 2 Su-30MKIs for Indian Air Force

February 1, 2021 @ 09:52 AM

Indias Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has completed manufacturing final two out of 272 Su-30MKI fighter jets contracted from Russia for the Indian Air Force (IAF). “One aircraft is certified and inducted for BrahMos modification