13 French soldiers killed in helicopter collision in Mali
The French military has said both helicopters were flying very low when they collided and crashed in Mali's Liptako region while supporting French commandos on the ground pursuing a group of extremists. No one on board survived. French defense minister Florence Parly said an investigation has been opened.
Indian Coast Guard to set up helicopter base in Puducherry
Additional Director General Virender Singh Pathania, Coast Guard Commander (Easter...
India delaying signing helicopters deal: Russian Helicopters CEO
India and Russia signed a deal in 2015 under PM Narendra Modi's ‘Make in Ind...
Two US service members killed in Afghanistan helicopter crash: US military
The Afghan Taliban claimed responsibility for downing the US helicopter, which it said crashed in Logar province south of the capital Kabul. "US Chinook helicopter shot down and completely destroyed last night while trying to raid Mujahideen (Taliban) position in Pangram area of Sarkh, Logar," Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said in a tweet.
Over 40,000 troop, tanks, attack helicopters to take part in exercise near Pakistan
The exercise will aim to show the integration between tanks including T-72, mechanised infantry including combat vehicles, artillery guns, army air defence, attack helicopters such as the armed Advanced Light Helicopter ‘Rudra’ and special forces. For the first time in an exercise, the K-9 Vajra self-propelled artillery gun, which was inducted into the army last November, is being used.
IAF helicopter, deputed for Mysuru Dasara air show, makes emergency landing
Mysuru Dasara, Karnataka's official festival, was inaugurated on September 29 and will go on till October 8.
India hands over second pair of Mi-24V helicopters to Afghan forces
"Vinay Kumar, Indian Ambassador @vkumar1969 handed over the 2nd pair of Mi-24V helicopters to Afg MinDef Asadullah Khalid at a ceremony today," the Indian Embassy in Kabul tweeted.
Airbus Helicopters hopes Centre will resolve Pawan Hans disinvestment situation 'very quickly'
Airbus Helicopters had signed an MoU with PHL in June for collaboration in introducing H145 and H225 in the national company's fleet in the future.
Withdraw approver status, Rajiv Saxena misled us: ED to court
The development assumes importance since the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is all set to file its supplementary charge sheet in the case.
Corporate tax cut: India sends up the monetary helicopters but will the gamble work?
A money-financed tax cut risks damaging the central bank by turning it into a junior partner.
'Saarang' helicopter, Suryakiran aircraft teams dazzle at Indian Air Force Day celebrations
Indian Air Force (IAF) celebrated 87th anniversary on Air Force Day at Hindon Air Base in Ghaziabad. Army Chief General Bipin Rawat and IAF ...
Apache choppers need integration with ground forces: Experts
The choppers, known as 'Tank Killers', provide close air support to armoured formations and ground forces by flying at 'tree-top heights'.
Major component of the Apache attack helicopters will be made in India
India on Tuesday became the 16th country to procure the Apache when the Indian Air Force (IAF) inducted eight of them at the Pathankot Air Base.
Eight Apache attack helicopters inducted into IAF at Pathankot
The AH-64E Apache is one of the world's most advanced multi-role combat helicopters and is flown by the US Army.
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