India Struggles to Solve Its Fighter Jet Procurement Puzzle

India Struggles to Solve Its Fighter Jet Procurement Puzzle

India, which intends to replace all of its Russian-made MiG-21 and MiG-27 fighter jets by 2024, is stuck in a difficult situation, as Lockheed Martin has denied total transfer of technology, SAAB itself lacks complete technology and local firm HAL is incapable of delivering at the required pace

New Delhi — In a rude shock to India, which has been p

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PM Narendra Modi Expresses Delight Over Successful Brahmos Test

PM Narendra Modi Expresses Delight Over Successful Brahmos Test

"Delighted on the successful maiden test firing of Brahmos air-launched cruise missile from Su-30MKI. Congratulations to all those associated with this remarkable feat," Modi tweeted.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed delight over the successful maiden test flight of Brahmos cruise missile from an Air Force jet.

"Delighted on the

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NDTV's Defence Editor On Why BrahMos Test Is Such A Big Deal

NDTV's Defence Editor On Why BrahMos Test Is Such A Big Deal

by Vishnu Som

With a successful test of the air launched version of India's BrahMos missile, the Indian Air Force will now have the ability to strike hostile warships and ground targets more than 400 kilometres away with precision accuracy and within minutes of being ordered to strike.

A compact version of the missile was test-launched from an

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