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IAF ensuring level-playing field for single, twin engine fighter jets in USD 20 billion deal

Seven fighter aircraft including the F-21 from Lockheed Martin, F-18 and F-15 from Boeing, Gripen from Saab, MiG-35 and Sukhoi-35 from Rosoboronexport and Rafale from Dassault Aviation are the likely participants for the deal, which is likely to cost over USD 20 billion.

Mar 12, 2020, 20:10 PM IST

IIT Hyderabad-incubated health startup gets Rs 25 lakh grant

The device that provides rehabilitation therapy for the upper limb through interactive and fun games can help patients suffering from cerebral palsy, multiple sclerosis (MS), traumatic brain injury, fracture and frozen shoulder.

Jul 22, 2019, 14:56 PM IST

Mike Pompeo to arrive in India on Tuesday; all eyes on strengthening defence ties

Disputes over trade and protectionist moves have escalated between the two countries in recent months, but defence ties remain strong with Washington seeking to build Indian capabilities as a counterweight to China.

Jun 25, 2019, 06:24 AM IST

Lockheed says F-21 jets will not be sold to any other country if it wins IAF deal

IAF has issued an RFI (Request for Information) or initial tender to acquire 114 jets. The top contenders for the deal include Lockheed's F-21, Boeing's F/A-18, Dassault Aviation's Rafale, the Eurofighter Typhoon, Russian aircraft Mig 35 and Saab's Gripen.

May 13, 2019, 21:54 PM IST

F-21 will give India 'significant edge' with greater standoff capability: Lockheed

Lockheed Martin during the Aero India show in Bengaluru in February unveiled the F-21 multi-role fighter jet for India, to be produced locally.

Apr 17, 2019, 23:46 PM IST

Turkish F-35 delivered to training base in Arizona, official says

A Lockheed Martin-made F-35 fighter jet for Turkey arrived on Wednesday at a military training facility in Arizona, an Air Force official said on Thursday, amid a dispute over Ankara`s planned purchase of a Russian missile defence system.

Apr 05, 2019, 06:23 AM IST

Lockheed Martin denies Pakistan's claims of suing India for shooting down F-16 jet

Despite India's proofs, Pakistan has maintained that no F-16 fighter jets were used in the airstrike and denied that one of its planes had been downed by the Indian Air Force. 

Mar 02, 2019, 14:57 PM IST

Lockheed Martin unveils new combat jet F-21 for India

The US Defence major, which had earlier offered its F-16 fighter to India, said the F-21 addresses the IAF's unique requirements and integrates India into the world's largest fighter aircraft ecosystem.

Feb 20, 2019, 12:56 PM IST

Lockheed Martin proposes 'game-changing' defence partnership with India

Lockheed Martin is 'proposing game-changing defence partnerships that benefit multiple stakeholders' not only in India, but also in the US, its top executive said.

Feb 05, 2019, 08:17 AM IST

India F-16 fighter production unit likely to generate $20 bn export business for Lockheed

Lockheed Martin has offered to shift its F-16 production line from the United States to India, potentially the biggest boost for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Make in India project.

Jan 22, 2019, 13:26 PM IST

SpaceX to launch US spy satellite in first national security mission

This latest generation satellite will provide three times greater accuracy and up to eight times the anti-jamming capabilities.

Dec 18, 2018, 17:22 PM IST

AWS joins Lockheed Martin to help decode massive satellite data

The collaboration with AWS will allow Lockheed Martin to deliver robust ground communications that will unlock new benefits for environmental research, scientific studies, security operations, and real-time news media

Nov 28, 2018, 15:30 PM IST

Make in India: Lockheed Martin to produce F-16 fighter jet wings in India

Lockheed officials insisted that the planned F-16 wing production to India is not contingent on India selecting the F-16 for the Indian Air Force.

Sep 04, 2018, 16:40 PM IST

Israel says it is the first country to use US-made F-35 in combat

Manufactured by Lockheed Martin Corp, the F-35 is also known as the Joint Strike Fighter and, in Israel, by its Hebrew name "Adir" (Mighty).

May 23, 2018, 14:00 PM IST

F-16 production can make India fighter jet export hub: Lockheed

Lockheed Martin has previously announced that F-16 jet production in India will be exclusive.

May 23, 2018, 13:38 PM IST

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

NASA hires Lockheed Martin to build quiet, supersonic plane

NASA has inked a deal with Lockheed Martin to develop a supersonic "X-plane" that could break the sound barrier without a sonic boom, officials said today.

Apr 04, 2018, 10:25 AM IST

F-16 jet production in India will be exclusive: Lockheed

"We plan to introduce two new words into the lexicon of international fighter aircraft manufacturing: 'India' and 'exclusive'."

Mar 19, 2018, 15:28 PM IST

Lockheed Martin proposes making custom-built F-35 fighter jets in India

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company.

Jan 20, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

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