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China displays trimaran frigate design

Navies have flirted with exotic hull forms for decades, and the US Navy is producing Independence-cl…

Make in India policy fuels this local defense firm's growth plans

Data Patterns' CEO Rangrajan says the company aims to boost its current annual turnover of more than…

Low-key Aero India 2017 witnessed limited agreements

Mostly only joint venture agreements and memorandums of understanding were announced between oversea…

Drones are all the rage at Aero India 2017

One of the highlights of Aero India 2017 is the display of unmanned aerial vehicles by domestic and…

Aero India 2017: Russian firm offers Sukhoi Su-30MKI engine upgrade

Russia has offered the Indian Air Force an improved version of the engine that powers Sukhoi Su-30MK…

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China displays trimaran frigate design

Navies have flirted with exotic hull forms for decades, and the US Navy is producing Independence-cl…

Make in India policy fuels this local defense firm's growth plans

Data Patterns' CEO Rangrajan says the company aims to boost its current annual turnover of more than…

Low-key Aero India 2017 witnessed limited agreements

Mostly only joint venture agreements and memorandums of understanding were announced between oversea…

Drones are all the rage at Aero India 2017

One of the highlights of Aero India 2017 is the display of unmanned aerial vehicles by domestic and…

Aero India 2017: Russian firm offers Sukhoi Su-30MKI engine upgrade

Russia has offered the Indian Air Force an improved version of the engine that powers Sukhoi Su-30MK…

Another twist in Indonesia's puzzling AW101 helicopter buy

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Aero India 2017: New hope for Indo-Russian fighter aircraft

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Indian private sector hits roadblocks to meeting aerospace demands

A top Indian defense official says the private sector is hobbled by a lack of in-house capability an…

Strategic Partners policy absent from Aero India's opening day

Indian Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar did not announce at the inaugural of Aero India 2017 the mu…

North Korea displays ballistic missile improvements with test launch

North Korea has showed footage and images of a new mobile, medium-range ballistic missile that it te…

Israeli firm to debut MTCR-compliant Heron drone

State-owned Israel Aerospace Industries is debuting at this week’s Aero India show an export version…

Interview: Jan Widerström, chairman and managing director of Saab India Technologies

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US, Chinese aircraft in 'unsafe' encounter in South China Sea

The U.S. Pacific Command detailed what it called an "unsafe" close encounter between a U.S. Navy P-3…

China upgrades military infrastructure on South China Sea islands, report claims

China is continuing to expand its construction activities in a second group of disputed South China…

Russia and Iran: Split over Syria?

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Aero India: New single-engine fighters to be star attractions

Here's what you can expect at this year's Aero India event.