India aims to be global aviation hub by 2020: Ministry of Civil Aviation official
India plans to be a global aviation hub and one of top three aviation markets worldwide by 2020 as the passenger traffic at airports here is expected to increase to 450 million by then from 159.3 million in 2012-2013, a senior Aviation ministry official said.
Global Vectra signs pact with Airbus for supply of parts
Global Vectra has inked a pact with European aviation major Airbus, which entails re...
DGCA drafts a new set of rules to lift air ambulance services to global levels
An air ambulance is a helicopter equipped with an approved fli...
Airbus brings India operation under one entity, says move to aid 'Make in India'
India is the first international market where local operations are being brought under a single company as part of the Group's 'one roof' policy, it said.
Airbus pledges additional support to PM Modi's Make In India programme
"The Group is willing to set-up final assembly lines and establish supply chains and related infrastructure for military transport aircraft and helicopters in the country," it said in a statement.
French aerospace firm Thales eyes Indian market with cooperation from HAL
French aerospace major Thales plans to expand business in India in cooperation with defence behemoth Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL).
Airbus to highlight choppers, aircraft offered to India
Helicopters and transport aircraft offered to Indian Armed Forces would be the focus of the European Airbus Group at the four-day DEFEXPO 2014 starting February 6.
Four Indian firms including Tata, Adani in final race for Rs 25,000 crore chopper deal for Navy
Under the first project of the strategic partnership policy of the Narendra Modi government to develop indigenous industry's defence manufacturing capacity, 111 light helicopters have to be built indigenously through joint ventures between Indian and foreign firms.
HAL delivers Chetak helicopter to Indian Navy ahead of schedule
HAL entered into a contract with the Indian Navy in August 2017 for the supply of eight Chetak helicopters with the delivery schedule of the first two in August 2019 and the rest in August 2020.
CAG report on Rafale doesn't mention dissenting note, not worth paper it's written on: Rahul Gandhi
The government's argument on price and faster delivery of Rafale fighter jets has been demolished, Rahul Gandhi said
India seeks to short list bidders for 111 naval helicopters
They will be used for tasks such as Search and Rescue, casualty evacuation, passenger duties and even anti-submarine roles such as torpedo drops.
Mahindra, Airbus sign pact to form joint venture for military helicopters
Mahindra Defence and Airbus Helicopters inked a pact to form a joint venture to produce military helicopters in India.
Airbus to set up MRO facility for EC725 choppers in Goa
The Coast Guard had first raised the requirement post 26/11 which exposed the loopholes in its surveillance and interception capabilities.
After Airbus, Mahindra Defence Naval Systems to make naval equipment with UK firm Ultra Electronics
Mahindra Defence Naval Systems said it has joined hands with Britain's Ultra Electronics to manufacture, supply underwater warfare equipment for the Indian Navy.
Push for Make in India: Airbus & Mahindra to jointly manufacture military helicopters
The resulting joint venture aims to become the first private Indian helicopter manufacturer under the 'Make in India' initiative.
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