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Russia to showcase helicopter at Berlin air show


September 11th, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Sep 11 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russian Helicopters company will display its newest addition to the famed Mi-8/17 family of military transport helicopters at the ILA Berlin Air Show in Germany ... Read more...

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Stronger than steel ‘paper’ to make cars!


April 29th, 2011 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, April 29 (IANS) A composite material based on paper thin graphite and 10 times stronger than steel is set to revolutionise the automotive, aviation, electrical and optical industries, ... Read more...

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Futuristic ’sleek jets’ could be new travel option for fliers


March 6th, 2011 - 11:15 am ICT by ANI
London, Mar 6 (ANI): Travelling by jumbo jets could soon be a thing of the past, thanks to new futuristic sleek jets that NASA plans to introduce.The US space agency revealed designs ... Read more...

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Cameron branded a disgrace for taking arms dealers on Egypt visit


February 22nd, 2011 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.22 (ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron was last night branded a 'disgrace' after it emerged that he has taken eight defence firms with him on a four-day visit to ... Read more...

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Fighter procurement for dummies: Ashley Tellis does it again! (Part-1)


February 13th, 2011 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
By Admiral Arun Prakash New Delhi, Feb 13 (ANI): Amongst the strategic analysts on the Indo-US horizon, few are as incisive and diligent as Ashley J Tellis. In this context Tellis ... Read more...

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German Defence Minister meets Manmohan Singh


February 10th, 2011 - 6:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.10 (ANI): German Defence Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg met the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, here on Wednesday.After the interaction, Guttenberg said: "It was a very warm reception. ... Read more...

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India invites aerospace majors for partnerships, outsourcing


February 9th, 2011 - 3:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 9 (IANS) India Wednesday invited leading international aerospace firms to partner with its strong defence organisations, state-run enterprises and the emerging private sector for the all-round development of its aerospace ... Read more...

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South Asia’s largest aero show takes off Wednesday


February 8th, 2011 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 8 (IANS) As India's aerospace hub, Bangalore is abuzz with hectic activity for the south Asia's largest air show, AeroIndia 2011, from Wednesday at the Yelahanka air base on ... Read more...

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Ex Sleeper Spy Anna Chapman Hired by Russian Bank


October 12th, 2010 - 12:04 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Anna Chapman, former Russian sleeper spy and overall celebrity has now become the new face of a bank in Moscow, Russia.FondServisBank is connected to Russian aerospace companies, and has hired ... Read more...

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US, UAE to boost defence trade


October 6th, 2010 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Oct 5 (IANS/WAM) Representatives of more than 50 defence and aerospace companies from the US have met the deputy chief of staff of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to discuss ... Read more...

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UAE, US reliable allies


October 4th, 2010 - 1:14 am ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Oct 3 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates and the US are reliable allies with shared security and economic interests, a UAE minister has said."This is due to the fact that ... Read more...

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India’s HAL among top 100 global aerospace companies: PwC survey


September 27th, 2010 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) India's state-owned Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has retained its 38th ranking among the top 100 global aerospace companies, with Boeing leapfrogging European defence behemoth EADS to reclaim ... Read more...

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Helicopter pilots training academy eyes overseas market


September 14th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Sep 14 (IANS) Buoyed by the success of training Bell-412 chopper pilots in India, the Helicopter Academy to Train by Simulation of Flying (HATSOFF), the only such in the country, is ... Read more...

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Samtel-Saab ink MoU for new generation head-up display


February 16th, 2010 - 9:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) Samtel Display Systems (SDS), one of India's leading private sector aerospace companies, has inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Swedish major Saab to jointly develop, manufacture ... Read more...

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NASA picks companies to study commercial crew transport


February 2nd, 2010 - 8:27 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 2 (DPA) US space agency NASA Monday named five aerospace companies to come up with concepts for transporting humans into orbit under plans announced by the Obama administration to shift ... Read more...

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Border dispute not to come in way of trade ties with China: Pallam Raju


December 20th, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Kolkata, Dec 20 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence MM Pallam Raju has said that the border dispute would not affect trade ties with China.Talking to reporters on the sidelines of a ... Read more...

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India to raise defence procurement from domestic market


December 19th, 2009 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Dec 19 (IANS) India hopes to procure almost 70 percent of its defence hardware from domestic sources in the next 10 years, up from 30 percent now, Minister of State for ... Read more...

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NASA plans to reduce sonic booms to distant rumbles in jets


February 11th, 2009 - 2:42 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): If NASA has its way, the sonic booms coming out of jets might be reduced to distant rumbles.According to a report in New Scientist, quieter supersonic ... Read more...

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Technical bids for 126 fighter jets submitted


April 28th, 2008 - 10:09 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 28 (IANS) The defence ministry Monday received proposal offerings from six international players for the acquisition of 126 medium multi-role combat aircraft (MMRCA) by the Indian Air Force. "All ... Read more...

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French pilot successfully flies battery-powered aircraft for 48 minutes


January 3rd, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by admin
London, January 3 (ANI): It seems that the dream of environmentally friendly aviation is very close to reality, with a French test pilot successfully flying an aircraft propelled by an electric motor. ... Read more...

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