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April 15, 2015, 4:45 PM

Indian Rethink Is Leading To a Smaller Rafale Deal

Procurement funds may be switched to indigenous LCA and Indo-Russian FGFA.

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Jun 5, 2009 - 11:10 AM
India’s air force is planning to arm its growing fleet of Sukhoi Su-30MKI Flanker-H fighters with anti-ship missiles developed by the Russian-Indian joint
Jun 5, 2009 - 10:58 AM
Indian navy pilots and support crew have started training on the MiG-29K/KUB fighters with RAC MiG in Russia.
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Jun 5, 2009 - 6:31 AM
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Jun 5, 2009 - 6:28 AM
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Last month Sikorsky displayed a mock-up of a possible X2 Light Tactical Helicopter <br />(LTH) design at the Army Aviation Association of America annual co
Jun 2, 2009 - 11:11 AM
Despite the current economic crisis and the absence of two major U.S.
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May 18, 2009 - 10:19 AM
EADS Airbus Military hopes that by the Paris Air Show next month launch customers Belgium, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Spain, Turkey and the UK will compl
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May 18, 2009 - 6:38 AM
The Italian Army confirmed that it is buying 16 Boeing CH-47F Chinook heavy-lift helicopters in a co-production deal with AgustaWestland that is worth appr
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May 18, 2009 - 6:31 AM
Boeing is making further improvements to the F/A-18E/F, and evaluating a more powerful version of the Super Hornet’s GE F414 powerplants.