Though the USAF and IAF have conducted joint exercises, the Bomber force was, by and large, never a part of it.
He said the past year presented hardships due to the Covid-19 pandemic and its adverse impact is being felt across the world.
The company's Light Utility Helicopter received the Initial Operational Clearance for the Indian Army from Centre for Military Airworthiness and Certification.
He said 60 winners out of more than 1,200 start-ups and innovators who participated in the Defence India Start-up Challenge (DISC) have received grants of up to Rs 1.5 crore each to build prototypes
Safran Helicopter Engines is HAL’s key partner in engines for HAL’s helicopters like Chetak, Cheetal, Light Utility Helicopter, Light Combat Helicopter and Advanced Light Helicopter
This is the first time in the history of Aero India air shows that a President has physically attended the event since it began in 1996
Self-reliance in defence manufacturing is crucial for India's strategic autonomy, says Rajnath Singh
A contract to manufacture 83 LCA Tejas fighters was handed over to the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) by the Defence Ministry at the Aero India 2021 on Wednesday.
Systems will ensure maximum firepower against enemy targets, will keep pilot, aircraft safe
President Ram Nath Kovind arrived at HAL Airport on Thursday evening and was received by CM B S Yediyurappa and Governor Vajubhai Vala, and was driven to the Raj Bhavan.
He pointed out that military burdens are only growing and they can be comprehensively addressed only through smart partnerships and sharing of geographical burdens.
Production will take place at HAL’s two manufacturing units at Bengaluru and Nashik
With Surya on board as a co-pilot, the LCA took off from Air Force Station Yelahanka and during a 30-minute sortie, the young MP took control of the fighter jet for around five to six minutes
India can be a reliable partner as it looks forward to cooperation from friendly countries to create a more stable environment, he added.
For instance, even the Air Chiefs Conclave, which was participated by 26 countries, 14 air chiefs participated virtually.
Aero India has laid a strong foundation for cooperation among countries of the Indian Ocean Region for peace and stability in the region, he said.