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Government set to clear Rs 3,000 crore plan to develop engine for India's first UCAV
The Modi government is set to give the green light to a Rs 3,000-crore plan to develop Ghatak, a new engine that will power India’s first UCAV.
Indian firms to play major role in IAF fleet sustenance: Air Force Chief
Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria said the force is committed to building strategic autonomy through indigenous design and manufacturing under the 'Make-in-India' initiative of the government.
IAF Chief strongly backs indigenous 5th generation jet, says no plan to import
Last year, the IAF issued the initial tender known as the Request for Information to global aircraft companies to produce the jets in India along with an Indian firm.
Make-in-India: Govt plans to develop 5th-generation fighter aircraft
The aim is to fly the first twin-engine AMCA prototype by 2023-2024, which will be around the time deliveries of Tejas Mark-II fighters will be underway.
Government likely to order 36 more Rafale fighter jets
The Indian Air Force has recently been handed over its first Rafale aircraft from France.
Navy to ask Centre for 18% of defence budget
Navy Vice Chief Vice Admiral G Ashok Kumar said for the current financial year, the Navy’s share of the defence budget is 13.66%.
2nd Scorpene-class submarine 'Khanderi' to be commissioned on September 28
He said with the commissioning of 'Khanderi' and launch of 'Nilgiri', the combat potential of Navy will "go up many fold".
Kaveri engine to power fifth generation fighter aircraft
Under development for over two decades, the indigenous fighter jet engine ‘Kaveri’ will be used for powering the home-grown fifth generation AMCA.
Importance of LCA programme as flagship for 'Make in India' stressed
The road map and timelines for Tejas capability enhancement and measures to step up its production were also discussed at the conference.
I'm not undermining HAL but need to look at reality: Nirmala Sitharaman
The Modi govt has given enough support to HAL, says Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
India working on developing an advanced medium combat aircraft
In a written reply to a question in the Lok Sabha, she said the feasibility study for the programme has been already completed.
View: Why India should not delay its fighter jet procurement
The IAF squadron strength, while it’s sanctioned 42, is down to 32. This includes old MiGs that are well past their expiry date and will be retired soon.
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