India likely to sign multi billion dollar naval helicopter deal with US by year end
The Navy considers these choppers extremely essential as their absence poses serious operational risks to warships at sea.
Indian Navy loses helicopter in Arabian sea
The Navy said a board of inquiry has been ordered to investigate the cause of the technical failu...
Watch: IAF receives its first Apache Guardian attack helicopter
Indian Air Force receives its first Apache Guardian attack helicopter at its production facility in Arizona, in the US. India has signed a c...
Oscars 2019: 'Black Panther' makes history twice for diversity
Hannah Bleacher became the first African American to win an Oscar in production design for her work in bringing the fictitious nation of Wak...
Coast Guard deploys ships, helicopter in search-and-rescue operations in Odisha
The Coast Guard had kept all its assets on standby to be pressed into service for the rescue operations.
Government sweetens deal to attract bidders for Pawan Hans
Now, the successful bidder would be required to retain all permanent employees for a period of at least a year.
Congress raises doubts over 'suspicious black trunk' in PM's helicopter
Congress spokesperson Anand Sharma asked the prime minister to come clean on the issue and said the EC should inquire into the contents of the trunk.
Airbus offers to set up global production hub in India for Panther helicopter
The Indian Navy in August last had issued a global RFI or an initial tender for the procurement of 111 naval utility helicopters and 123 multi-role choppers under the strategic partnership model.
2019 Oscar nominations: 'Black Panther' & 'Bohemian Rhapsody' fight for best picture
Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga were nominated for best actor & actress for 'A Star Is Born'.
CAG finds flaws in acquisition of Apache, Chinook helicopters
Before signing the contract, Boeing convinced the Defence Ministry that transfer of technology and maintenance in India would not be cost effective in view of the small quantity of helicopters.
VVIP chopper deal scam: Defence Ministry extends ban Leonardo, units by 6 months
The company and its affiliates have been banned since July 3, 2014, after the VVIP helicopter deal was cancelled by the government.
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