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India’s Air Force Completes Development Trials of Astra Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile
October 05, 2018
India’s Air Force Completes Development Trials of Astra Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile
India’s first domestically developed beyond visual range air-to-air missile is ready for induction into service.
India’s Air Force Completes Development Trials of Astra Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile
India Successfully Test Fires Indigenous Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile
September 28, 2018
India Successfully Test Fires Indigenous Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile
The Indian Air Force has successfully test fired the Astra air-to-air missile as part of a series of pre-induction trials.
India Successfully Test Fires Indigenous Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missile
India’s Tejas Light Combat Aircraft Conducts First-Ever Aerial Refueling
September 11, 2018
India’s Tejas Light Combat Aircraft Conducts First-Ever Aerial Refueling
The Indian Air Force carried out its first mid-air refueling of the indigenously developed Tejas LCA on September 10.
India’s Tejas Light Combat Aircraft Conducts First-Ever Aerial Refueling
Lockheed Martin to Build F-16 Wings in India
September 06, 2018
Lockheed Martin to Build F-16 Wings in India
Lockheed Martin announced that it will build all future F-16 wings with a local partner.
Lockheed Martin to Build F-16 Wings in India
India Successfully Tests Indigenous Air-Launched Anti-Tank Guided Missile
August 23, 2018
India Successfully Tests Indigenous Air-Launched Anti-Tank Guided Missile
A Helina anti-tank guided missile was successfully test fired from an Indian Army helicopter this month.
India Successfully Tests Indigenous Air-Launched Anti-Tank Guided Missile
HAL Chief: Tejas Light Combat Aircraft Will Be ‘Backbone’ of Indian Air Force’s ‘Combat Power’
August 09, 2018
HAL Chief: Tejas Light Combat Aircraft Will Be ‘Backbone’ of Indian Air Force’s ‘Combat Power’
The head of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited flew in the Tejas Light Combat Aircraft earlier this week.
HAL Chief: Tejas Light Combat Aircraft Will Be ‘Backbone’ of Indian Air Force’s ‘Combat Power’
India, Russia in Advanced Talks for 48 Additional M-17-V5 Helicopters
July 24, 2018
India, Russia in Advanced Talks for 48 Additional M-17-V5 Helicopters
The Indian defense ministry is in the final stages of concluding an agreement for the purchase of 48 M-17-V5 helicopters from Russia.
India, Russia in Advanced Talks for 48 Additional M-17-V5 Helicopters
India’s Air Force to Participate in Australia’s ‘Pitch Black’ Air Combat Exercise
July 23, 2018
India’s Air Force to Participate in Australia’s ‘Pitch Black’ Air Combat Exercise
The Indian Air Force will for the first time participate in the Royal Australian Air Force’s biennial ‘Pitch Black’ air combat drill.
India’s Air Force to Participate in Australia’s ‘Pitch Black’ Air Combat Exercise
India’s Light Combat Aircraft Misses Deadline for Final Operational Clearance
July 10, 2018
India’s Light Combat Aircraft Misses Deadline for Final Operational Clearance
India’s Tejas Light Combat Aircraft missed another deadline to become fully combat-ready.
India’s Light Combat Aircraft Misses Deadline for Final Operational Clearance
US Approves Sale of 6 More Apache AH-64E Attack Helicopters to India
June 13, 2018
US Approves Sale of 6 More Apache AH-64E Attack Helicopters to India
The U.S. State Department has approved the possible sale of the helicopter gunships on June 12.
US Approves Sale of 6 More Apache AH-64E Attack Helicopters to India
India’s Tejas Light Combat Aircraft Faces Further Delays
May 24, 2018
India’s Tejas Light Combat Aircraft Faces Further Delays
Serial production of the Tejas is encountering additional delays as the Indian Air Force is requesting the incorporation of new and upgraded systems.
India’s Tejas Light Combat Aircraft Faces Further Delays
Will India’s Air Force Get 40 More Su-30MKI Fighter Jets?
May 18, 2018
Will India’s Air Force Get 40 More Su-30MKI Fighter Jets?
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited offered to build 40 additional Su-30MKI fighters.
Will India’s Air Force Get 40 More Su-30MKI Fighter Jets?
India’s Light Combat Aircraft Fires Beyond Visual Range Missile
May 04, 2018
India’s Light Combat Aircraft Fires Beyond Visual Range Missile
The Tejas Light Combat Aircraft has successfully test-fired the Derby air-to-air beyond visual range missile.
India’s Light Combat Aircraft Fires Beyond Visual Range Missile
Boeing to Partner With Indian Defense Firms in Bid for 110 Fighter Jets Contract
April 14, 2018
Boeing to Partner With Indian Defense Firms in Bid for 110 Fighter Jets Contract
Boeing will partner with Indian defense contractors in setting up a F/A-18 fighter jet production facility.
Boeing to Partner With Indian Defense Firms in Bid for 110 Fighter Jets Contract
India to Buy 110 Fighter Jets
April 11, 2018
India to Buy 110 Fighter Jets
The Indian Air Force initiated the procurement of 110 fighter jets last week.
India to Buy 110 Fighter Jets
India Denies Interest in F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
March 07, 2018
India Denies Interest in F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
The Indian Air Force has denied that it requested a classified briefing on Lockheed Martin’s F-35.
India Denies Interest in F-35 Joint Strike Fighter
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