Defence Ministry issues multi-crore tender for 56 new aircraft

Defence Ministry has issued a tender expected to be worth over Rs 12,000 crore to replace IAF`s Avro planes with 56 new aircraft which will be produced by the Indian private sector firms.

‘India planning to procure two more AWACS for IAF’

India is planning to procure two more Airborne Warning and Control Systems (AWACS) for the Indian Air Force, Lok Sabha was informed on Monday.

Embraer aircraft with Indian warning system to fly by 2011

An Indian built AEWCS will be integrated into Brazilian Embraer-145 and will fly in India in Jan 2011.