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China Talking Tough To U.S. on Military Encounters at Sea and In The Air

Teddy Ng in Beijing and Reuters in Washington

A Chinese J-11 fighter jet is seen flying near a US Navy P-8 Poseidon east of China’s Hainan Island. 743 more words

VVIP scam: India bans Finmeccannica from future contracts

New Delhi: India barred scam-tainted Italian defence firm Finmeccannica from participating in future tenders while deciding to carry out ongoing contracts with the group and its subsidiary AgustaWestland, more than a month after putting all deals on hold. 149 more words


Rafale fighter jet deal's contract between India and France almost ready

The much-awaited multi-billion Rafale combat aircraft deal with France has moved a step further with the Indian defence ministry finalizing a ‘draft contract’, according to top defence ministry officials. 108 more words

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US overtakes all to become India's largest defence supplier

Stunning new figures on Indian defence imports by Defence Minister Arun Jaitley in Parliament on Tuesday have revealed that for the first time, the United States has overtaken all competitors to become India’s largest defence supplier in the past three financial years. 333 more words

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Indian Defense is in the air again

Defense is in the air again. There is a palpable sign of excitement amongst the Industry players who are suddenly awake to new sense of anticipation as far as defence sector is concerned. 455 more words

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Indian Air Force continues to order and modernize its Su-30 MKI's

India’s SU-30MKI fighter-bombers are the pride of its fleet. Below them, India’s local Tejas LCA lightweight fighter program aims to fill its low-end fighter needs, and the $10+ billion M-MRCA competition is negotiating to buy France’s Rafale as an intermediate tier. 589 more words

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Def Min clears acquisition proposals worth Rs 21,000-cr

Among the major proposals to receive approval is a Rs 9,000 crore tender to provide five fleet support ships for the Navy, for which the Request for Proposal (RFP) would be issued to all public and private sector shipyards, Defence Ministry officials said. 293 more words

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