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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
Unveiled – New spacesuit for Boeing’s Starliner astronauts (Must watch)

Unveiled – New spacesuit for Boeing’s Starliner astronauts (Must watch)

The newly designed spacesuit is lighter and more comfortable than earlier suits astronauts wore.

Feb 02, 2017, 13:54 PM IST
SpiceJet inks deal with Boeing for 205 aircrafts worth Rs 1.5 lakh crore

SpiceJet inks deal with Boeing for 205 aircrafts worth Rs 1.5 lakh crore

With this deal, SpiceJet has enhanced its existing order of 55 aircraft with additional 100 firm B737-8 MAX and 50 purchase rights for B737-8 MAX and wide-body aircraft.

Jan 13, 2017, 12:46 PM IST

Donald Trump calls on Boeing to offer quote for F-35 rival

President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday said he had asked Boeing to provide a price estimate for a new F-18 fighter jet, after bemoaning the soaring costs of Lockheed Martin`s F-35 stealth fighter.

Dec 23, 2016, 05:41 AM IST
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.

Sep 25, 2016, 21:17 PM IST
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.

Sep 25, 2016, 11:56 AM IST
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.

Sep 24, 2016, 22:55 PM IST

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.

Sep 22, 2016, 06:45 AM IST
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.  

Aug 19, 2016, 09:32 AM IST

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.

Jul 27, 2016, 19:01 PM IST
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.

Jul 27, 2016, 17:56 PM IST
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.

Jul 24, 2016, 13:03 PM IST
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.

Jul 20, 2016, 18:10 PM IST