HAL posts over Rs 21,100 crore turnover in 2019-20
During 2019-20, 31 new aircraft / helicopters and 117 new engines were produced and overhaul of 199 aircraft / helicopters and 490 engines were undertaken.
Time for Modi to bring in the helicopters
India got its first glimpse of the covid-19 virus under a microscope. It's round like other coronav...
India to get MH-60 'Romeo' in early 2021 to counter China, Pakistan
The MH-60 helicopters would serve as replacements for the Sea King 42/42A helicopters that were already decommissioned in the 1990s. The choppers will operate from frontline ships and aircraft carriers providing them the critical attributes of flexibility of operation, enhanced surveillance and attacking capability.
Indian Navy to soon get world's best submarine hunter helicopter
The government has decided to buy 24 MH-60 Romeo multirole helicopters worth around $2.5 billion for the Indian Navy. Here is all you should...
MH-60 Seahawk: Why India is in love with this 'Romeo' helicopter
The helicopters, with anti-surface anti-submarine warfare and search and rescue missions capabilities, will prove to be a very potent weapon against the rising Chinese presence in the Indian Ocean region. The choppers will be armed with Hellfire missiles, precision kill weapon system and MK 54 torpedoes.
Trump in India: $2 billion helicopter deal cleared; missile shield LoA received
In the run-up to President Donald Trump's visit, India has cleared a $2-billion deal to acquire naval multirole helicopters.
On eve of Trump's visit, India finalises $3.5 billion defence deals to be inked with US
India has finalized two more mega defence deals with the US, together worth over $3.5 billion (Rs 25,000 crore) for 30 heavy-duty armed helicopters, in the run-up to President Donald Trump’s visit here on February 24-25. These soon-to-be-inked deals will take the total value of Indian defence contracts bagged by the US since 2007 to beyond $20 billion mark.
Indian Army troops rescue passengers stranded due to heavy snow near Dera Ki Gali in Kashmir
The TATA Sumo vehicle in which the passengers were travelling in got stuck due to heavy snowfall which kept on increasing with every passing minute. On receiving information about the same, the troops and the local police stationed at Dera Ki Gali sprang into action and reached the site immediately and rescued the passengers and the vehicle.
Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd plans to produce Apache-like military helicopter in India
The aim of this project is to stop import of more than Rs 4 lakh crore worth of military choppers.
In a first, India figures on arms exporters list
The latest data on global arms transfer by SIPRI shows that Indian imports have come down since 2015.
India, US sign $3 bn deal for military helicopters
The US President described the deal for 24 MH-60 Sikorsky Romeo multi-role helicopters and six Apache attack choppers as a highlight of the visit and said it would contribute to interoperability.
Agusta chopper scam: Two government officials claim secret information was leaked
Middleman Christian Michel hired ex-air force official to track file movement, say witnesses. The duo — a former Indian Air Force official have recently deposed in a special court as CBI witnesses. According to them, Michel had “religiously kept track” of the movement of the file of the deal through the retired official.
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