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IAF requests US for 6 more C-130J airlifters

October 28th, 2011 - 6:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) India has asked the United States for another six Lockheed Martin C-130J Super Hercules special operations aircraft under a government-to-government foreign military sales (FMS) deal. The ... Read more...

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Obama to meet with US business leaders in India

October 27th, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Oct 27 (IANS) During his India trip, US President Barack Obama will meet top US business leaders, including India-born Pepsico chairperson Indra Nooyi, to "discuss the opportunities and ... Read more...

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India will pay 3.8 percent on all FMS deals with US

September 2nd, 2010 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Gulshan Luthra Washington, Sep 2 (IANS) India would be paying 3.8 percent as an administrative fee for all military hardware and systems acquired from the United States under its Foreign Military ... Read more...

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America Likely To Vend Additional Patriot Missiles To Kuwait

August 12th, 2010 - 6:25 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Washington, August 12, 2010 (Just Flashed): The Pentagon is intending to vend in excess of 200 Patriot missiles to the territorially diminutive Kuwait. These missiles, in all, are nearly of the ... Read more...

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Army denies cautioning Antony on deals with the US

May 25th, 2010 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): The Indian Army's Additional Directorate General (Public Information) at the General Staff Branch of the Integrated Headquarters of the Ministry of Defence said on Tuesday that a ... Read more...

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U.S.-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue highlights military equipment delivery

May 12th, 2010 - 3:30 am ICT by BNO News
RAWALPINDI, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) – The U.S.-Pakistan Strategic Dialogue’s bilateral Security Assistance Working Group met in Pakistan on Wednesday, May 5, the U.S. Department of State said Tuesday.The group met in Rawalpindi ... Read more...

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Iraq, US close $5 billion arms deal

February 15th, 2009 - 4:51 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, Feb 15 (Xinhua) The Iraqi government would spend more than $5 billion to buy military equipment, supplies and training from the US through the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) program, the US ... Read more...

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China raises eyebrows at US six-billion-dollar arms deal with Taiwan

October 5th, 2008 - 11:34 am ICT by ANI
Washington , Oct 5 (ANI): Beijing has warned that the US decision to sell weapons to Taiwan worth more than six billion dollars would hamper US-China relations. Following the US announcement ... Read more...

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U.S. approves 1 bln dlrs in arms sales to four nations

September 28th, 2008 - 1:22 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept. 27 (ANI): The U.S. Defense Department said today it approved sales of radar and aircraft upgrades, missiles and other equipment valued at 1.01 billion dollars to four U.S. allies ... Read more...

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US may sell 24 air-to-ground-anti-ship missiles to India

September 10th, 2008 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , Sept 10 (ANI): The Pentagon is learnt to have notified to the US Congress of a possible sale to India of two dozen Harpoon air to ground anti-ship missiles.The ... Read more...

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Pentagon weapons expert among four held over Chinese spy plot

February 12th, 2008 - 6:59 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb.12 (ANI): A Pentagon weapons expert and a Boeing engineer are among four people taken into custody on suspicion of spying for China. Fifty-one-year-old Gregg Bergersen, Taiwanese-born businessman Tai Shen Kuo, 58, ... Read more...

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