• 28 September, 2022
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The Farnborough Air Show 2022: Prospects For India?

The Farnborough International Air Show (FIAS)-2022, in vogue since 1948, was held at Farnborough, UK from 18 to 22 July 2022. The five-day event is the world’s largest airshow, hosted…

By Brig Arvind Dhananjayan (Retd)

Indigenisation: The Unsung, Unknown and Untold Story of IAF

In a recently organised seminar at Pune, AOC in C Maintenance Command mentioned the indigenisation plans and achievements by IAF. The crux of his statement was achieving self-reliance for 95…

By Air Vice Marshal Samir Borade, VSM (Retd)

U.S. lawmakers pressure Biden to help with transfer of European aircraft to Ukraine

By Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S. lawmakers pushed President Joe Biden's administration on Monday to facilitate the transfer of fighter aircraft to Ukraine from Poland and other NATO and Eastern…

LCA Tejas to Participate in Singapore Air Show -2022

A 44 member contingent of Indian Air Force reached Changi International Airport in Singapore today to participate in the ‘Singapore Air Show-2022’. The Air Show will be held from 15th…

Development of Kaveri Engine for Aircraft

Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) sanctioned Kaveri Engine project in 1989. The following milestones were achieved: ·   9 Full prototype engines and 4 core engines built ·   3217 hours of engine testing…

The Dubai Air Show 2021: Opportunities For The Indian Armed Forces?

The Dubai Air Show (DAS) 2021 was held at the Al Maktoum International Airport, Dubai from 14-18 November 21 and is the first and largest such event since the cancellation of…

By Brig Arvind Dhananjayan (Retd)

India’s Rafale vs Pakistan’s JF-17: Who Steals The ‘Thunder’?

Historically, the moniker of ‘fighter aircraft’ came into use much after the advent of such machines. The British Royal Flying Corps (the Air Arm of the British Army in World War…

By Brig Arvind Dhananjayan (Retd)

Flying of drones, microlight aircraft, hot air balloons banned in Delhi ahead of Independence Day

New Delhi [India], July 16 (ANI): In view of the threat to the safety of the general public posed by anti-social elements or terrorists, the Delhi Police on Thursday banned…

IAF set to sign leasing contract for the first Airbus A 330 mid air refueller from France

With IAF's first Rafale squadron — No 17 Golden Arrow, now fully operational, the Indian Ministry of Defence is all set to charter one Airbus A330 MRTT from France. According…