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WOW! After PM Modi's push, foreign fighter-jet makers rush in with offers

WOW! After PM Modi's push, foreign fighter-jet makers rush in with offers

These companies are even offering blueprints of future advanced combat aircraft which can be made in the country, a media report said.

US-EU economic relations in for stormy weather

US-EU economic relations in for stormy weather

With spats over Apple and Deutsche Bank and squabbles about Airbus and Boeing, approaching elections on both sides of the Atlantic are exacerbating strains in US-European economic relations.

Boeing to supply 22 harpoon missiles system to India

Boeing to supply 22 harpoon missiles system to India

The contract is expected to be completed in June 2018.

US grants Airbus, Boeing a chance to sell airplanes to Iran

European airplane manufacturer Airbus announced the license from the US Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control early Monday. Chicago-based Boeing followed with its own announcement later in the day.

NASA astronauts conduct spacewalk to install docking adaptor

NASA astronauts conduct spacewalk to install docking adaptor

Expedition 48 Commander Jeff Williams and Flight Engineer Kate Rubins of NASA are conducting the spacewalk to install equipment (adaptor) that was launched on a SpaceX Dragon cargo spacecraft and arrived at the station on July 20, 2016.  

India-US deal to procure four Poseidon-8I aircraft

With today's deal, the total value of defence deals signed with the US in the last one decade comes to around USD 15 billion.

India orders four P-8I maritime spy planes from Boeing to check China's presence in Indian Ocean

India orders four P-8I maritime spy planes from Boeing to check China's presence in Indian Ocean

India has already deployed eight of the long-range P-8I aircraft to track submarine movements in the Indian Ocean.

Air India to get 6 more Boeing Dreamliners by next year

Air India to get 6 more Boeing Dreamliners by next year

US aircraft maker Boeing will deliver two Dreamliners to Air India this year and four more next year to complete the airline's order of 27 of these aircraft, even as the national carrier grapples with glitches in its fleet of 787-800 planes.

New civil aviation policy could spur demand for planes: Boeing

New civil aviation policy could spur demand for planes: Boeing

New civil aviation policy can spur a "potential demand" for more wide-bodied planes, Boeing said Wednesday as it projected India to see a demand for 1,850 new aircraft worth USD 265 billion over the next 20 years.

Boeing using Google Glass to build airplanes: Report

Boeing using Google Glass to build airplanes: Report

Tech giant Google's augmented reality (AR) eyewear Google Glass may not have worked among real life consumers but the device is helping US aircraft manufacturing company Boeing build airplanes, media reported this week.

Chinese man to serve US prison term in military hacking case

Su Bin was charged with taking part in a years-long scheme by Chinese military officers to obtain sensitive military information.

Iran criticises US for blocking sales of passenger aircraft

 Iran's Foreign Ministry has criticised the US House of Representatives for blocking the sale of Boeing passenger aircraft to Tehran, the media reported.

Boeing says it signs historic sales agreement with Iran Air

Boeing Co. Said today it signed an agreement with Iran Air "expressing the airline's intent" to buy its aircraft, setting up the biggest business deal between the Islamic Republic and America since the 1979 U.S. Embassy takeover in Tehran if it goes through.

Boeing, Tata to set up joint aerospace facility in Hyderabad

Boeing, Tata to set up joint aerospace facility in Hyderabad

 Boeing and Tata Advanced Systems Limited (TASL) have joined hands to set up a facility here to co-produce Boeing AH-64 Apache helicopter fuselages and other aerostructures.

Russia's new MC-21: A challenge to Boeing, Airbus planes?

Russia's new MC-21: A challenge to Boeing, Airbus planes?

Russia on Wednesday presented a new medium-range passenger plane which state media said was superior to its Western-made counterparts in many respects. 

Air India grappling with Dreamliner woes

Air India grappling with Dreamliner woes

Facing frequent technical problems in its Dreamliner fleet, Air India has found itself in a spot as absence of contractual provisions is hindering the national carrier's efforts to get financial compensation from aircraft maker Boeing.

Boeing, Iran airlines in talks on new aircraft sales

US aerospace giant Boeing expressed caution Monday after executives held talks in Iran on providing new aircraft to Iranian carriers last week.

With Rafale deal in limbo, India may buy American F/A-18 fighter jets

With Rafale deal in limbo, India may buy American F/A-18 fighter jets

A report said on Wednesday that the jets may be supplied to the IAF under the Make in India programme.

Boeing and Airbus expect Indian airlines to order up to 1,740 jets over the next 20 years

Boeing and Airbus expect Indian airlines to order up to 1,740 jets over the next 20 years, as aircraft manufacturers eye one of the world`s fastest-growing aviation markets to offset any weaker sales elsewhere.

US case filed against Boeing over MH370 disappearance

The family of an MH370 passenger has brought a lawsuit against Boeing in what is believed to be the first case filed in the United States against the manufacturer of the missing plane.