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New Boeing 777 aircraft with missile defence systems to fly PM Narendra Modi from 2020: Sources

The new Boeing 777 aircraft will be fitted with state-of-the-art missile defence systems Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM) and Self-Protection Suites (SPS), which will enhance its security manifold.

Oct 10, 2019, 20:45 PM IST

Russia beefing up nuclear arsenal, to add over 40 missiles: Vladimir Putin

President Vladimir Putin said Tuesday that Russia will boost its nuclear arsenal by over 40 intercontinental missiles this year, in a move likely to further unnerve the West.

Jun 16, 2015, 20:19 PM IST

Turkey could scrap controversial Chinese missile purchase: Sources

 Turkey could scrap a controversial plan to buy missile defence systems from China that alarmed the United States and its Western allies, Turkish and European sources said Wednesday.

Nov 12, 2014, 18:55 PM IST