aerospace industries

Karnataka to have aerospace policy to woo investments


August 24th, 2012 - 8:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 24 (IANS) The Karnataka government is formulating an aerospace policy to attract global investments and make Banagalore a major aerospace hub in south Asia, a senior official said ... Read more...

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Israel, Italy ink deal for military aircraft


July 20th, 2012 - 3:13 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, July 20 (IANS) Israel and Italy Thursday signed a $750 million agreement to provide the Italian Air Force with two early warning aircraft.The contract includes ground control stations and ... Read more...

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US imposes sanctions over 50 Iranian entities


July 13th, 2012 - 3:08 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 13 (IANS) The US has put over 50 Iranian entities under sanctions in its latest step to stifle the Islamic republic's nuclear and ballistic missile programmes.According to the ... Read more...

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Iran demands $4 bn from Russia over cancelled missile deal


July 6th, 2012 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, July 5 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iran has filed a $4 billion law suit against Russia's state arms corporation Rosoboronexport in an international court in Geneva over a missile deal that ... Read more...

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Russia, Israel talk to build new drone


June 14th, 2012 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 14 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia and Israel are negotiating a joint project to build an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin has said."We are negotiating ... Read more...

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Asia’s largest aerospace hub near Bangalore soon


June 4th, 2012 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, June 4 (IANS) Leading infrastructure developer Sun Forest City Ventures Ltd. will build one of Asia's largest hubs for the aerospace industry near Bangalore with an upfront investment of ... Read more...

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Israeli army to acquire rockets


March 15th, 2012 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, March 15 (IANS) The Israeli military will acquire rockets with ranges of 40 and 150 km, a media report said.Brig-Gen. David Suissa, the commander of the army's Artillery ... Read more...

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Israel to test next-generation missile defense system


March 2nd, 2012 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, March 2 (IANS) Israel is ready to conduct the first test of the Arrow 3 missile defense system, a state-owned defense contractor announced."The initial trial of the advanced ... Read more...

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Israel to test missile defence system


March 2nd, 2012 - 1:08 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, March 1 (IANS) Israel will test its next-generation Arrow 3 missile defence system, the authorities said Thursday."The initial trial of the advanced Arrow 3 will be performed in the ... Read more...

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Pakistan gets upgraded F-16s from Turkey


February 25th, 2012 - 3:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 25 (IANS) The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has received three F-16 fighter jets after the aircraft were upgraded in Turkey.The aircraft were sent to the Turkish Aerospace ... Read more...

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Israel’s flagship drone crashes during test flight


January 30th, 2012 - 4:38 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Jan 30 (IANS) An Israeli military drone, said to be the most advanced unmanned aerial vehicle currently operated by the Israel Air Force (IAF), crashed Sunday morning during a ... Read more...

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One killed after Israeli air strikes hit the Gaza Strip in response to rocket fire


August 17th, 2011 - 1:16 am ICT by BNO News
GAZA (BNO NEWS) -- The Israeli army launched a series of air strikes in the Gaza Strip on Tuesday, killing one Hamas gunman and injuring two others, according to Hamas medical sources. ... Read more...

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Two rockets fired from Gaza into Israel despite announced ceasefire


April 16th, 2011 - 2:09 am ICT by BNO News
ASHKELON, ISRAEL (BNO NEWS) -- Two rockers on Friday were launched from the Gaza Strip into southern Israel despite the announced ceasefire, Israel Defense Forces (IDF) informed.The rocket attacks were launched into ... Read more...

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Israeli strike kills two in Gaza, Israel deploys anti-missile system


March 27th, 2011 - 9:58 pm ICT by BNO News
GAZA (BNO NEWS) -- Israeli warplanes on Sunday raided Jabalya refugee camp, north of Gaza, killing two Palestinians and wounding a man critically, Palestine News and Info Agency WAFA reported.Medical sources announced ... Read more...

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Israel bars AESA radar export to India


January 14th, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Jan 14(ANI): The Israeli Defence Ministry has blocked the potential export sale of Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)'s EL/M-2052 Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar to a number of countries, including India.According ... Read more...

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Russian Bank hires spy Anna Chapman


October 12th, 2010 - 12:03 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Anna Chapman, the Russian spy who was arrested in the United States earlier this year is in the news again. This time, for the right reasons because the spy has ... Read more...

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India plans to launch 10 satellites every year


March 31st, 2010 - 12:00 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, March 31 (IANS) Indian space scientists and engineers are bracing up to launch an average of 10 satellites per year to meet the rising demand for various space ... Read more...

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India’s ballistic missile defence shield test fails


March 15th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) India's ballistic missile defence shield test failed Monday after one of the two rockets involved in the exercise deviated off course due to an "on board systems ... Read more...

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Israel launches massive drone that can fly 20 hrs non-stop to reach Iran


February 22nd, 2010 - 5:34 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Feb. 22 (ANI): The Israeli Air Force (IAF) has launched a massive drone that can fly non-stop for 20 hours, and is capable of reaching Iran.Marking a new stage in Israel's ... Read more...

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Global arms majors descend on Indian defence exhibition (Curtain raiser)


February 14th, 2010 - 1:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 14 (IANS) Eyeing a share of the $31 billion India is expected to spend on arms imports over the next decade, a clutch of global arms majors have descended ... Read more...

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Defence exhibition in Delhi from Feb 15


February 12th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) About 650 firms from 23 countries will participate in the 6th edition of a biennial defence exhibition to be held here from Feb 15 with Israel being ... Read more...

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Israeli Navy chief inspects guard of honour, meets his Indian counterpart


January 19th, 2010 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 19 (ANI): Israeli Navy chief Vice-Admiral Eliezer Marom inspected a guard of honour in New Delhi on Tuesday and later met Indian Navy chief Admiral Nirmal Verma, with the ... Read more...

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India and Israel in anti-terror front (Lead)


December 22nd, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Counter-terrorism and intelligence sharing, delivery of weapons and enhancement of cooperation in research and development were high on the agenda as a joint working group on defence ... Read more...

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India, Israel discuss cooperation against terror


December 22nd, 2009 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Counter-terrorism and intelligence sharing, delivery of weapons and enhancement of cooperation in research and development were high on the agenda as India-Israel's joint working group on defence ... Read more...

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Scientists discover method to recover rare earth materials


December 16th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 16 (ANI): Researchers from Leeds' Faculty of Engineering have discovered how to recover significant quantities of rare-earth oxides, present in titanium dioxide minerals.The rare-earth oxides, which are indispensable for ... Read more...

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IAF proposes to procure six fight refueller aircrafts: Antony


December 14th, 2009 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 14 (ANI): Defence Minister A K Antony informed the Lok Sabha on Monday that the Indian Air Force (IAF) had proposed the procurement of six fight refueller aircraft to ... Read more...

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Israel, India discuss delivery schedule of weapons


December 9th, 2009 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Israeli chief of defence staff Lt. Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi Wednesday met the top brass of the Indian armed forces and discussed boosting cooperation in the field of ... Read more...

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Israeli defence chief coming to India


December 8th, 2009 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 8 (IANS) An Israeli military delegation, led by chief of defence staff Lt. Gen. Gabi Ashkenazi, is coming to India to boost defence ties and strengthen the joint counter-terrorism ... Read more...

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Israeli military delegation to visit India to strengthen ties (Lead)


December 3rd, 2009 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) An Israeli military delegation will visit India next week to boost defence ties and strengthen the joint counter-terrorism network, officials said. The two-day visit starts Dec ... Read more...

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Israeli defence delegation to visit India next week


December 3rd, 2009 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) An Israeli defence delegation led by chief of defence staff Lt Gen Gabi Ashkenazi will visit India next week to not just boost bilateral military ties but ... Read more...

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Fairfax County in US beckons India Inc to invest


November 6th, 2009 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Nov 6 (IANS) Fairfax County in Virginia state Friday invited India Inc to explore business opportunities in the US by investing in the county, especially in defence and aerospace sectors. "Proximity to ... Read more...

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Work begins on Tata helicopters cabin facility


July 31st, 2009 - 12:29 am ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 30 (IANS) The work on Tata Advanced Systems' facility on the outskirts of Hyderabad to manufacture Sikorsky helicopter cabins formally began Thursday as Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy ... Read more...

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Israel calls anti-missile system test a success


July 27th, 2009 - 12:33 am ICT by admin
JERUSALEM (BNO NEWS) -- The Israeli navy on Sunday says it has successfully tested the latest model of its Barak ship-borne anti-missile system.The test took place earlier this week, according to a ... Read more...

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US forces Israeli company to back out of Indian Air Force fighter jet bid


July 5th, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, July 5 (ANI): The United States has forced an Israeli company to back out of the multi-billion dollar tender to sell new multi-role fighter jets to the Indian Air Force.Israel ... Read more...

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India gets set to receive more Israel AWACS


May 24th, 2009 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, May 24 (ANI): Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) and India are in the advanced stages of talks regarding New Delhi's interest in purchasing three new Phalcon Airborne Warning and Control Systems (AWACS) ... Read more...

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