Modi-Trump hold talks; trade, defence, security on agenda
In his address at the massive "Namaste Trump" event at Motera stadium in Ahmedabad, the US president announced that deals to sell state-of-the-art military helicopters and other equipment worth over USD 3 billion will be sealed between the two countries on Tuesday. The deals will include procurement of 24 MH-60 Romeo helicopters by India from the US at a cost of USD 2.6 billion. Another contract to acquire six AH-64E Apache helicopters for USD 800 million from the US is also on the table.
Indian Coast Guard to set up helicopter base in Puducherry
Additional Director General Virender Singh Pathania, Coast Guard Commander (Easter...
US approves sale of 24 MH 60 Romeo Seahawk helicopters to India for $2.4 bn
India has been in need of these formidable anti-submarine hunter ...
'Risk-sharing' model for Indian medium lift chopper likely
Looking at a 'risksharing' model to develop an indigenous medium lift helicopter that will replace all imports in that class for the armed forces, India’s leading aerospace manufacturer has requested the government for permissions to go ahead on the ambitious project.
Why US President's India visit may not just be about Modi-Trump optics
The trip will underscore what brings India, US together — wide strategic interests, people-to-people ties & more.
UAE national alleges Khaitan told her not to join ED probe
The Dubai resident has told a judicial magistrate who recorded her statement that Khaitan had pressurised her not to join the probe, they said. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) is probing alleged money laundering linked to an air force deal to buy Agusta-Westland helicopters to transport VVIPs.
UP Police to beef up security for women
The Anti-Romeo Squads and traffic police will get 25,000 body-worn cameras and post-mortem kits, police said on Tuesday, adding that 5,000 hand-held mobile tablets along with 15,000 desktops monitors will be provided for the Crime and Criminal Tracking Networks and Systems in the current fiscal.
India Navy to display assault, search and rescue demonstration during DefExpo2020
The marine commandos will be inducted by the indigenous ALH helicopters who will display an assault demonstration drill at Gomti River front from Wednesday to Saturday for half an hour. These elite force is at par with the best in the world when it comes to operations in all three dimensions of warfare which is land, air and sea.
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.
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.
With Apache, Chinook, 'Dhanush', India displays military might at R-Day parade
In the mechanised columns, three indigenously-developed battle tank T-90 Bhishma, three Ballaway Machine Pikate, three K-9 Vajra gun system, two transportable satellite terminal (TST) and two Akash surface-to-air-missiles, were also showcased.
Russian Helicopters eyeing Indian market to promote Ansat
The company presented Ansat helicopter with highly comfortable cabin in Aurus car brand style for the first time in the ongoing MAKS air show.
Watch: India-China troops practice insertion by helicopters during joint training exercise
Shillong (Meghalaya), Dec 12 (ANI): India-China troops participated in ‘Hand-in-Hand 2019’ exercise in Meghalaya’s Shillong. Indian and Chin...
Indian Coast Guard in talks with DoT for satellite bandwidth; eyes 200 ships, 100 aircraft by 2025
The Indian Coast Guard - the fourth largest coastal security agency in the world - is moving ahead with its Vision 2025 of having a fleet of about 200 ships and 100 aircraft in order of prevent transnational maritime crimes like drug/arms trafficking, piracy and others.
Chadar Trek: IAF says 71 trekkers brought to safety after Zanskar flooding, rescue ops still on
Indian Air Force's Advanced Light Helicopters carried out a search and rescue operation in Ladakh's Zanskar valley after sudden flooding in ...
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