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Saudi passenger jet makes emergency landing, 53 injured

Saudi passenger jet makes emergency landing, 53 injured

The Saudia aircraft was travelling from the Muslim holy city of Medina to Dhaka with 151 people on board.

May 22, 2018, 14:36 PM IST
F18 fighter jets to be made in India: All you need to know about Boeing's Super Hornet

F18 fighter jets to be made in India: All you need to know about Boeing's Super Hornet

The United States and Australia are the only two countries which operate Super Hornet fighter jets.

Apr 12, 2018, 20:36 PM IST
Boeing joins hands with HAL, Mahindra for 'Make in India' Super Hornet fighter jet

Boeing joins hands with HAL, Mahindra for 'Make in India' Super Hornet fighter jet

The Super Hornet 'Make in India' proposal is to build an entirely new and state-of-the-art production facility that can be utilized for other programme like India's Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft (AMCA) programme.

Apr 12, 2018, 19:14 PM IST
NASA tells Boeing to fly three people for six months to ISS

NASA tells Boeing to fly three people for six months to ISS

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has updated its commercial crew contract with Boeing to let the US-based aerospace company fly three people to the International Space Station (ISS) who will stay there for up to six months from an earlier planned two-week trip.

Apr 09, 2018, 11:48 AM IST
Centre opens contest for more than 100 fighter jets, at least 90 to be made in India

Centre opens contest for more than 100 fighter jets, at least 90 to be made in India

India began its search for new planes for the Indian air force in 2003 to replace its Soviet-era MiG fighters

Apr 06, 2018, 20:01 PM IST
Jet Airways finalises deal for 75 more Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

Jet Airways finalises deal for 75 more Boeing 737 MAX aircraft

This is the second order of 75 that Jet Airways has placed with Boeing for the 737 MAX.

Apr 05, 2018, 06:59 AM IST
Jet Airways agrees to buy 75 Boeing 737 MAX jets worth $8.8 billion

Jet Airways agrees to buy 75 Boeing 737 MAX jets worth $8.8 billion

Jet Airways Ltd said late on Tuesday that it had entered into an agreement with Boeing Co for the purchase of 75 Boeing 737 MAX narrowbody jets.

Apr 04, 2018, 08:24 AM IST
Here's how Indian-origin NASA astronaut Sunita Williams is 'keeping herself busy' in space

Here's how Indian-origin NASA astronaut Sunita Williams is 'keeping herself busy' in space

Indian-origin NASA astronaut Sunita Williams is now helping privately-held companies like Space X and Boeing to develop their new spacecraft systems.

Mar 27, 2018, 11:04 AM IST
World's largest jet engine put to the test, expected in service by 2019

World's largest jet engine put to the test, expected in service by 2019

The GE9X may be seen in Boeing's next generation 777X series of planes which too are being tested for flight ability and efficiency.

Mar 19, 2018, 23:07 PM IST
News at a glance: March 17, 2018

News at a glance: March 17, 2018

Mar 17, 2018, 10:12 AM IST
Boeing signs nearly $1 bn of services deals, eyes $50 bn target

Boeing signs nearly $1 bn of services deals, eyes $50 bn target

The jet manufacturer has been looking to boost revenue in its services business which involves jet maintenance, repair and overhaul, data analytics and pilot training.

Feb 06, 2018, 15:43 PM IST
Boeing, SpaceX progressing towards first crewed missions in 2018: NASA

Boeing, SpaceX progressing towards first crewed missions in 2018: NASA

Boeing is expected to perform an uncrewed flight test in August, during which the unmanned Starliner will dock to the International Space Station for about two weeks.

Jan 05, 2018, 17:33 PM IST
Make in India: US defence firms want control over technology, but no liability

Make in India: US defence firms want control over technology, but no liability

Lockheed Martin and Boeing are both bidding to supply combat jets to India`s military.

Sep 19, 2017, 16:51 PM IST
Indian Army to get six Apache AH-64E helicopters – Know about world’s most advanced combat chopper

Indian Army to get six Apache AH-64E helicopters – Know about world’s most advanced combat chopper

The Indian Army will soon get its first attack helicopters, after the Defence Ministry on Thursday cleared a long pending proposal to procure six AH-64E Apache helicopters at a cost of Rs 4,168 crore.

Aug 18, 2017, 08:47 AM IST
India clears purchase of six Boeing helicopters in $650 million deal

India clears purchase of six Boeing helicopters in $650 million deal

India on Thursday cleared the purchase of six more Boeing Co Apache helicopters in a deal worth close to 42 billion rupees ($654.6 million), a defence ministry official said.

Aug 17, 2017, 20:08 PM IST
Army to get cutting edge attack copters, six Apache AH-64E to join the force

Army to get cutting edge attack copters, six Apache AH-64E to join the force

Boeing AH-64 Apache is an American four-blade attack chopper.

Aug 17, 2017, 18:20 PM IST
US to buy new Air Force One planes built for Russian airline?

US to buy new Air Force One planes built for Russian airline?

The two 747-8s were initially ordered in 2013 by Transaero, a Russian airline that went bankrupt in 2015.

Aug 02, 2017, 11:59 AM IST
US VP Mike Pence expresses desire to visit SpiceJet office in India

US VP Mike Pence expresses desire to visit SpiceJet office in India

US Vice President Mike Pence has expressed his desire to visit budget carrier SpiceJet's office on his trip to India in a meeting with the airline's chief Ajay Singh.

Jun 28, 2017, 15:05 PM IST
Possible sale of Boeing C-17 aircraft to India approved: Pentagon

Possible sale of Boeing C-17 aircraft to India approved: Pentagon

he Defense Security Cooperation Agency said in a statement it notified Congress on Monday of the sale, which includes four turbofan engines and a missile warning system.

Jun 27, 2017, 01:50 AM IST
China`s homemade C919 passenger jet makes successful flight - Watch

China`s homemade C919 passenger jet makes successful flight - Watch

The 80-minute flight was greeted with applause by more than 1,000 spectators on the tarmac, including Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai.

May 05, 2017, 18:55 PM IST