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IAF to finalise Rafale fighter deal this fiscal


September 20th, 2012 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, S Sep 20 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) would finalise the multi-billion dollar contract with Dassault Aviation of France during this fiscal (2012-13) for the supply of its ... Read more...

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HAL to make multirole aircraft with Russian firm (Lead)


May 29th, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 29 (IANS) Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) will manufacture a Multi-role Transport Aircraft (MTA) with a Russian partner primarily for the Indian and Russian air forces, the state-run defence ... Read more...

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Coast Guard inducts Dornier aircraft


May 23rd, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, May 23 (IANS) In a bid to enhance its capability in West Bengal and Odisha, the Coast Guard Wednesday inducted a new Dornier aircraft with state-of-art sensors and equipment ... Read more...

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India lost over half of its 872 MiG jets in 40 years


May 2nd, 2012 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 2 (IANS) Over the last 40 years, India lost more than half of its MiG combat fleet of 872 aircraft and 171 pilots, the Rajya Sabha was ... Read more...

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Prince Andrew to visit naval command, Ambani school


April 30th, 2012 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 30 (IANS) Corporate, defence and academic engagements will mark Prince Andrew's daylong visit to Mumbai this week as part of Queen Elizabeth II's diamond jubilee celebrations, an official ... Read more...

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Facelift for two Mirage 2000 jets in French Riviera


December 5th, 2011 - 12:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) The first set of two Mirage 2000 combat jets of the Indian Air Force (IAF) have flown out for upgrade at the facilities of Thales, ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa answers nearly 600 more questions in assets case


October 21st, 2011 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 21 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday completed two-days of answering hundreds of questions from a special court judge here in the disproportionate assets case against ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa reappears in court in assets case


October 21st, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 21 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday resumed answering questions from a special court judge here in the disproportionate assets case against her.She had Thursday answered ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa faces 758 questions in assests case


October 21st, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 20 (IANS) Tamil Nadu chief minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday answered 379 questions from a special court judge here in a disproportionate assets case and will face an equal ... Read more...

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Naval LCA engine test successful


September 27th, 2011 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) India's bid to build its own carrier-borne fighter plane got a boost with the naval version of the Light Combat Aircraft successfully completing its first ... Read more...

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Air cargo operations launched from Ojhar airport


September 20th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by IANS
Nashik (Maharashtra), Sep 20 (IANS) Air cargo operations supported by state-of-the-art facilities have been started from Ojhar airport, on the outskirts of this pilgrim and industrial centre in northern Maharashtra, ... Read more...

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Don’t disinvest in HAL, says CPI-M


September 19th, 2011 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) The CPI-M Monday asked the government to reverse its move to disinvest 10 percent of shares in Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) and asked it not ... Read more...

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IIT-Madras student found dead in hostel room


September 1st, 2011 - 12:16 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 31 (IANS) A 36-year-old M.Tech student at the Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IIT-M) was found dead in his hostel room Wednesday. Police suspect the death was sucicide.B. Gowrisankar, ... Read more...

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Many Indian companies involved in Dreamliner project: Boeing


July 13th, 2011 - 10:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 13 (IANS) Many Indian companies are associated with American aircraft manufacturer Boeing's most advanced passenger jet -- the B-787 Dreamliner, a top companyn official with the company ... Read more...

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Trainer aircraft crashes, two pilots eject safely (Lead)


April 29th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by IANS
Chennai/Bangalore, April 28 (IANS) Two test pilots of a trainer aircraft belonging to Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) ejected to safety minutes before the plane crashed near a forest in Krishnagiri ... Read more...

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IAF wants more improvements in Tejas: Antony


February 7th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 7 (IANS) India's indigenous Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) Tejas, which obtained its initial clearance to be eligible for flying by the Indian Air Force (IAF) last month after 27 years ... Read more...

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Karnataka setting up Aerospace Park near Bangalore


February 3rd, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 3 (IANS) The Karnataka government is setting up a dedicated Aerospace Park near the Bangalore international airport at Devanahalli on the city's outskirts to attract global majors and small and ... Read more...

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India’s own first supersonic fighter Tejas handed to Air Force


January 10th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghBangalore, Jan 10 (ANI): India's own first supersonic multi-role combat aircraft Tejas, meant to replace MiG 21s and MiG 23s, was handed to the Air Force on Monday after ... Read more...

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IAF flies homegrown Tejas fighter jet for operational clearance


January 10th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Jan 10 (IANS) India Monday joined the select club of countries making a fighter jet from scratch when Indian Air Force (IAF) flew for the first time the lightweight indigenous multi-role ... Read more...

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India’s own first supersonic fighter Tejas to join Air Force today


January 10th, 2011 - 7:46 am ICT by ANI
By Praful Kumar SinghBangalore, Jan 10 (ANI): India's own first supersonic multi-role combat aircraft Tejas, meant to replace MiG 21s and MiG 23s, will join the Air Force on Monday for initial ... Read more...

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India’s own fighter jet Tejas to join air force Monday


January 9th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
By Fakir Balaji Bangalore, Jan 9 (IANS) India's long-delayed, indigenously-developed, multi-role combat aircraft Tejas will join the Indian Air Force (IAF) Monday for initial operational clearance (IOC) in this aerospace hub.Considered to be ... Read more...

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Coastal security has become ‘immediate agenda’ of Govt., says Antony


January 4th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by ANI
Chaliyam, Jan 4 (ANI): Defence Minister A K Antony on Tuesday said coastal security has become the 'immediate agenda' of the government in the light of the pirate attacks on ships following ... Read more...

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Carla Bruni says she enjoyed her stay in Bangalore


December 4th, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 4 (IANS) French President Nicolas Sarkozy's celebrity wife Carla Bruni said she enjoyed her brief stay in Bangalore though they had no time to go the city.Sarkozy and ... Read more...

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Sarkozy, Bruni arrive in India (Lead)


December 4th, 2010 - 12:53 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 4 (IANS) French President Nicolas Sarkozy and his celebrity wife Carla Bruni arrived here Saturday morning on a four-day official visit to India aimed at expanding cooperation in defence, ... Read more...

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Nicolas Sarkozy arrives in India


December 4th, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 4 (IANS) French President Nicolas Sarkozy arrived here Saturday morning on a four-day official visit to India for expanding cooperation in defence, nuclear power, sustainable development and culture.Accompanied by a ... Read more...

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French President Sarkozy to arrive in Bangalore


December 4th, 2010 - 9:35 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 4 (IANS) French President Nicolas Sarkozy will arrive in this tech hub Saturday on a four-day official visit to India for expanding cooperation in defence, nuclear power, sustainable development ... Read more...

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Sarkozy to visit satellite centre in Bangalore


December 3rd, 2010 - 11:25 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Dec 3 (IANS) French President Nicolas Sarkozy begins his four-day official visit to India from this tech hub Saturday where he will address top scientists, captains of industry and students ... Read more...

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‘Technology diplomacy an important part of bilateral ties’


October 5th, 2010 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
Jaipur, Oct 5 (IANS) Creating ties between countries in research and technology has now become an important part of bilateral ties, scientists were told at a workshop on technology diplomacy here Tuesday."For ... Read more...

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Russia, India sign agreement on manufacturing military aircrafts


September 10th, 2010 - 2:32 am ICT by BNO News
NEW DEHLI, INDIA (BNO NEWS) – Russia and India on Thursday signed a cooperation agreement for manufacturing military transport aircrafts, officials said.Each country will pay $300.35 million of the charter capital and ... Read more...

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India, Russia finalize transport aircraft project


September 9th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Gulshan Luthra New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) India and Russia have finalized arrangements to jointly develop the Multi-role Transport Aircraft (MTA) with each side pooling in $300.35 million.According to the coming issue ... Read more...

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Chetak chopper crashes, pilots escape with minor injuries (Lead)


August 27th, 2010 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 27 (IANS) A two-seater Chetak helicopter of the Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) crashed while taking-off during a training mission here Friday. The two pilots escaped with minor injuries, HAL said. The ... Read more...

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Chetak chopper crashes, pilots safe


August 27th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 27 (IANS) A two-seater Chetak helicopter crashed moments after take-off during a training mission at the Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) airport here. The two pilots suffered minor injuries, police said. The ... Read more...

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Space expo begins in India’s tech hub


August 25th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Aug 25 (IANS) The second international space exhibition and conference began here Wednesday with global space agencies and vendors showcasing their latest technologies, products and services. Organised by the state-run Indian ... Read more...

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Rakesh Sharma to attend Malaysian astronaut’s wedding


July 28th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, July 28 (IANS) India's Rakesh Sharma will be among the 100 astronauts converging here to attend the wedding of Malaysian astronaut Sheikh Muszaphar Shukor. Shukor's wedding with Halina Mohammed Yunos ... Read more...

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Cameron arrives on two-day visit to India


July 28th, 2010 - 2:02 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, July 28 (IANS) British Prime Minister David Cameron arrived here early Wednesday on the first leg of his two-day maiden visit to India. Cameron, who is accompanied by the biggest ever ... Read more...

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