While the Indian government has begun to evaluate the 114 Multi Medium Role Combat Aircraft (MMRCA) 2.0 afresh, Boeing has offered its Super Hornet F/A-18 for the IAF and the Indian Navy. Boeing says the Super Hornet offers “affordable stealth” because it is designed to be more reliable and therefor
In an exclusive interaction, BW’s Manish Kumar Jha speaks with Chief of Air Staff B.S. Dhanoa over the critical acquisition of 114 multi-role fighter jets, next-generation upgrade in ISR and leveraging IT into the defence, among other things.
Spanish Navy Ship Mendez Nunez arrived at Mormugao Portin Goa. As part of naval diplomacy, the Indian Navy regularly interacts with foreign navies of the world, cementing Indian Navy as a Net Security Provider in Indian Ocean region.
AirChief Marshal BS Dhanoa launched the upgraded 3D Air Combat Mobile Game “Indian Air Force: A Cut Above” at the same venue.The FCP is an endeavour to connect to more than 7.5 lakh children that visit the Bal Bhavan annually.
Lockheed Martin, which is offering India the F-21 medium multi-role combat aircraft, proposes to draw the country into its global supply chain by shifting its entire production of F-16 wings to Indian shores. In a chat with Manish Kumar Jha, Lockheed Martin’s Vice President, Strategy and Business De
Pratt & Whitney is the world’s leading maker of aircraft engines, both fighter, and commercial. Its F 135 & F 119 engines are powering the fifth-generation fighter aircraft F 35 & F 22 Raptor. With India on the lookout for engine capability to leapfrog into the world of aerospace, Manish Kumar Jha o
India’s Ministry of Defence has concluded price negotiations with Airbus to acquire 62 Airbus C295 medium transport aircraft for the Indian Air Force (IAF). In a chat with BW Businessworld’s Manish Kumar Jha, Airbus Defence & Space CEO, Dirk Hoke spoke about how the deal will help create thousands o