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First AH-64E Apache, CH-47F Chinook helicopters for India makes maiden flight

American defence major Boeing has carried out the first flights of the Apache and Chinook military helicopters and delivery to the Indian Air Force will commence next year. India is procuring 22 AH-64E Apache attack choppers and 15 CH-47F(I) Chinook heavy-lift helicopters from Boeing. Spotted! India’s #AH-64E Apache takes flight in Arizona skies for the […]

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Indian Air Force to join Exercise Pitch Black 2018 in Australia

India is no doubt, adopted an aggressive diplomatic policy in making international relations with other countries. After 2014 when Modi government was formed with a supermajority, India is moving very fast towards development. Last year, India’s entry in MTCR and Wassenaar Arrangement and this year entry in The Australia Group shows that diplomatic channels are […]

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India Achieves Capability to Make Any Type of Surface to Air Missile

In a demonstration of the country’s indigenous capability, Indian defense scientists successfully launched the Akash surface-to-air missile with indigenous radio frequency seeker on Tuesday 5 dec 2017 afternoon. With this launch, the Defence Research & Development Organization (DRDO) can now claim that it can make any type of surface-to-air missile. The missile was tested against the unmanned Banshee aircraft. Surface-to-air missile Akash was successfully test fired […]

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In a first, IAF Embraer AEW&C aircraft carries out air-to-air refuelling

An Indian Air Force (IAF) Embraer transport aircraft with Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) function today got a major operational boost, which will allow it to prolong its surveillance missions. The aircraft successfully carried out Air to Air Refuelling (AAR), to fly a long duration flight beyond the aircraft’s stated endurance. “It is also […]