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March 26, 2015, 9:42 AM

Indian Mirage 2000 Upgrade Paves Way For Rafale Signing, Say French

The first two have been completed in France. Meanwhile however, the operational fleet is affected by a lack of spares.

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Feb 19, 2015 - 11:08 AM
Indian air force chief says MMRCA is urgent, and more Sukhois are no substitute
Feb 18, 2015 - 3:55 PM
Israel's defense minister Moshe Ya'alon said his country's relationship with India is "finally out of the closet" after his visit to the Aero India show.
Feb 18, 2015 - 1:53 PM
Indian private sector companies are taking advantage of a more open defense procurement environment
General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper
Feb 17, 2015 - 8:17 PM
The U.S. State Department announced a new export policy that provides for the sale of U.S.-made military and commercial drones overseas.
General Atomics due regard radar
Feb 17, 2015 - 1:55 PM
General Atomics said it has flown the first fully functional air-to-air collision avoidance radar for unmanned aircraft.
Feb 13, 2015 - 9:30 AM
Dassault Aviation concluded its first export order for the Rafale fighter with Egypt in barely three months.
An MH-53E Sea Dragon lands on the deck.
Feb 12, 2015 - 10:59 AM
The U.S. Naval Air Systems Command issued updated guidance for inspecting Sikorsky CH/MH-53E heavy lift helicopters.
Feb 12, 2015 - 7:48 AM
Israeli company has chosen the Bombardier business jet as it re-enters the maritime patrol aircraft market.
Feb 12, 2015 - 6:38 AM
Row develops over alleged improper funding of modifications to the ACES ejection seat
Feb 11, 2015 - 8:22 AM
Qatar could follow, but negotiations with India are still unresolved.