Pawan Hans rejects doubts over airworthiness of fleet

Under attack from Arunachal
Pradesh government over airworthiness of its fleet, state-owned
Pawan Hans on Thursday said its choppers were properly maintained
and had the necessary certification to fly.

Coast Guard inducts patrol vessel `ICGS Vijit` in its fleet

Indian Coast Guard (CG) on Saturday
inducted a new generation off shore patrol vessel, ICGS Vijit
in its fleet.

China to expand fleet to patrol disputed seas

China will add 36 new vessels to its Naval fleet to boost its presence in disputed waters.

Japan to add six submarines to fleet: Reports

Japan`s navy plans to add six new
submarines to its fleet, in a major boost to its defence capability prompted by increasing military activity by
neighbouring China.

Finnair planning to expand fleet

Finnish air carrier Finnair said it has signed a four-year agreement with
aircraft lessor ILFC for acquiring two Airbus planes for long-haul flights to New Delhi and other destinations in Asia,
as well as New York.

Sukhoi fleet heads for France for joint exercise

A fleet of eight Sukhoi
fighter jets has left for France from Trishul airport to
participate in a joint military exercise.

Israel`s Barak warns Lebanon over Gaza aid fleet

Israeli Defence Minister Ehud
Barak on Thursday warned Lebanon it would be responsible for any
"violent and dangerous confrontation" with an activist aid
flotilla expected to set sail for Gaza.

UP Governor against traffic regulations for his fleet

Days after beating up of a motorist by police for coming in front of his fleet, Uttar Pradesh Governor BL Joshi on Wednesday directed DGP to ensure that unnecessary traffic regulations are not imposed during his movement in state.

Eastern Navy command to augment fleet strength

The Eastern Navy Command today unveiled plans to enhance coastal security in the aftermath of 26/11 attacks, including augmenting its fleet of fast attack craft.

UK to announce plans to cut nuclear sub fleet

Prime Minister Gordon Brown will announce Britain is prepared to scale back its nuclear capability as part of global disarmament efforts, Downing Street confirmed Wednesday.