french aviation

Manmohan, Hollande talk India’s $20-bn plane deal

June 20th, 2012 - 10:58 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, June 20 (IANS) The just-concluded G20 summit in Los Cabos may have focused on the global economic crisis, but when French President Francois Hollande met ... Read more...

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Dasault wins $10.4 bn IAF jet fighter deal

January 31st, 2012 - 7:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) French aviation firm Dassault has won the $10.4 billion deal for supplying 126 multi-role fighter aircraft to the India Air Force (IAF), a government source ... Read more...

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Air France-KLM CEO Pierre-Henri Gourgeon resigns

October 18th, 2011 - 8:50 pm ICT by BNO News
PARIS (BNO NEWS) -- European airline holding company Air France-KLM on Monday announced that its CEO, Pierre Henri Gourgeon, has submitted his resignation. Few details were immediately released, but the resignation came ... Read more...

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Putin’s cousin to produce gyrocopters

August 4th, 2011 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) A company owned by a relative of Prime Minister Vladimir Putin is to produce gyrocopters for government officials and businessmen at a site near Moscow, ... Read more...

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IAF officer to be court-martialled for bribery

April 7th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) An Indian Air Force (IAF) officer, allegedly caught accepting a bribe from a foreign defence firm during the Bangalore air show February, may soon face ... Read more...

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IAF orders probe against Wing Commander for taking bribe

March 8th, 2011 - 3:24 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 8(ANI): The Indian Air force on Tuesday ordered a court of inquiry against Wing Commander A. K. Thakur for allegedly taking bribe.Thakur was reportedly caught accepting bribe from French ... Read more...

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The end of the Supersonic Jet ‘Concorde’: What brought down the Concorde Flight 4590?

February 23rd, 2009 - 9:57 pm ICT by David M N James
On Dateline NBC, the presenter was not very dramatic but just emphatic about what happened then. He featured the forlorn experiences of witnesses and those who have inches of information on ... Read more...

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India’s offsets policy could prove sticky, says French firm

November 5th, 2008 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, Nov 5 (IANS) India's offsets policy that mandates the reinvestment in the country of a percentage of all defence deals could prove to be a sticky issue as the country is ... Read more...

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