Eastern Fleet Ships On Overseas Deployment To Indonesia

Eastern Fleet Ships On Overseas Deployment To Indonesia In pursuance of India’s ‘Act East Policy’, Indian Naval Ships Sahyadri, Shivalik, Jyoti and Kamorta under the command of Rear Admiral Biswajit Dasgupta, YSM, VSM, the Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Fleet are on an overseas deployment to the South East Asia and Southern Indian Ocean.…

100% FDI In Airlines Poses Threat To National Security, Says FIA

100% FDI In Airlines Poses Threat To National Security, Says FIA FDI limits and control norms in other countries: Country Foreign Investment limit United States of America 25% of voting equity Canada 25% of voting equity European Union 49% Effective control has been codified to ensure that control of European airlines is vested with European nationals Brazil 20% of voting equity China 35% Japan 33.33% Malaysia […]…

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Exclusive Opinion Piece By Lt Gen S L Narasimhan On Convergences In India China Relations & Present Cooperation

Exclusive Opinion Piece By Lt Gen S L Narasimhan On Convergences In India China Relations & Present Cooperation All is not lost in India China relations. On 14 and 15 May this month, China is holding a summit meeting in Beijing in which leaders of approximately 28 countries and representatives of 90 countries are attending. …

Government holds extensive talks with Indian Industry, likely to soon announce SP policy for defence production

Government holds extensive talks with Indian Industry, likely to soon announce SP policy for defence production Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday held detailed discussions with representatives of the Indian defence industry over the soon to be notified -- the strategic partnership policy model for private sector participation in production of critical military platforms like fighter jets, helicopters, Main Battle tanks and submarines in India.…

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Indian cabinet approves policy for strategic partnerships in defence

Indian cabinet approves policy for strategic partnerships in defence India approved on Wednesday a long-awaited policy to boost local defence manufacturing by effectively picking industry champions that would tie up with foreign players and make high-tech defence equipment.…

Industry Chambers (CII, FICCI) Hail Clearance Of The SP Policy For Defence

Industry Chambers (CII, FICCI) Hail Clearance Of The SP Policy For Defence India’s leading Industry chambers-- Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) on Saturday welcomed the Ministry of Defence’s decision to clear the Strategic Partnership policy to engage Indian Private Sector in Manufacture off Hi-tech defence equipment in India.…

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Singapore’s BOC Aviation orders six Airbus jets worth $1.05 bn

Singapore’s BOC Aviation orders six Airbus jets worth $1.05 bn Singapore-based aircraft leasing firm BOC Aviation said today it has ordered six new Airbus planes worth around $1.05 billion.…

Indian cabinet approves policy for strategic partnerships in defence

Indian cabinet approves policy for strategic partnerships in defence India approved on Wednesday a long-awaited policy to boost local defence manufacturing by effectively picking industry champions that would tie up with foreign players and make high-tech defence equipment.…

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Eastern Fleet Ships On Overseas Deployment To Indonesia

Eastern Fleet Ships On Overseas Deployment To Indonesia In pursuance of India’s ‘Act East Policy’, Indian Naval Ships Sahyadri, Shivalik, Jyoti and Kamorta under the command of Rear Admiral Biswajit Dasgupta, YSM, VSM, the Flag Officer Commanding Eastern Fleet are on an overseas deployment to the South East Asia and Southern Indian Ocean.…

Indian Navy, Shaping India’s Land Wars Part 2: Carrier Modernization Efforts and Missing Elements

Indian Navy, Shaping India’s Land Wars Part 2: Carrier Modernization Efforts and Missing Elements The Indian Navy is modernizing at a fast pace in consonance with the mission sets assigned to it and optimum force structure centered on CSGs. The CSGs possess inherent capability for cross-domain attacks but India is yet to either upgrade or plug-in the basic elements of this capability. …

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Military solutions to be given by military officers: Arun Jaitley

Military solutions to be given by military officers: Arun Jaitley

Referring to the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, a day after the Army went public on fire assaults on Pakistani posts along the LoC, Union Defence Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday said, “Military solutions to be provided by military officers, how to handle a situation must be left to them.”

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Sanjay Mitra Takes Over as the New Defence Secretary

Sanjay Mitra Takes Over as the New Defence Secretary

Sanjay Mitra, the 1982 batch IAS officer, West Bengal Cadre took over as the new Defence Secretary on May 24th…

Win Indian Wars With Indian Solutions: Lt Gen Subrata Saha, Retired DCOAS

Win Indian Wars With Indian Solutions: Lt Gen Subrata Saha, Retired DCOAS

The General officer recently retired as the Deputy Chief of Army Staff (P&S) after a chequered career in the A…

US, India To Revive ‘New Silk Road’ To Counter China’s Belt And Road Project

US, India To Revive ‘New Silk Road’ To Counter China’s Belt And Road Project

The US has revived two major infrastructure projects in South and Southeast Asia in which India would be a vit…

Update On Su-30 Search Operation

Update On Su-30 Search Operation

The search and rescue operations were resumed at daybreak today.…

Seven Sukhoi-30 planes crashed since induction into IAF in 1997

Seven Sukhoi-30 planes crashed since induction into IAF in 1997

A frontline aircraft of the Indian Air Force, seven Sukhoi-30 fighter planes have crashed since their inductio…

Government Working Towards Developing Indigenous Defence Manufacturing Capability

Government Working Towards Developing Indigenous Defence Manufacturing Capability

The Government is working towards progressively reducing dependency on foreign manufacturers and developing th…

DRDO chief Dr S Christopher gets one-year extension

DRDO chief Dr S Christopher gets one-year extension

The government on Friday approved a one-year extension in service to DRDO chief Dr S Christopher, an aeronauti…

Air marshal PN Pradhan AVSM Takes Over As DCIDS (OPS), Hqids

Air marshal PN Pradhan AVSM Takes Over As DCIDS (OPS), Hqids

  Team DefenceAviationPost  Air Marshal PN Pradhan AVSM has taken over as Deputy Chief of Integrated Def…

Bilateral Exercise Between Indian & Republic of Singapore Navy SIMBEX-17 Commences

Bilateral Exercise Between Indian & Republic of Singapore Navy SIMBEX-17 Commences

As part of "SIMBEX-17’, the ongoing Bilateral Naval Exercise between Navies of the Republic of Singapore and…

INS Sharda Foils Piracy Attempt In The Gulf Of Aden

INS Sharda Foils Piracy Attempt In The Gulf Of Aden

Team DefenceAviationPost  In a bid to foul a piracy attempt in the Gulf of Aden, INS Sharda was deployed for…

Latest Aviation News


100% FDI In Airlines Poses Threat To National Security, Says FIA

100% FDI In Airlines Poses Threat To National Security, Says FIA

FDI limits and control norms in other countries: Country Foreign Investment limit United States of America 25%…

Tweak in UDAN to woo more airlines

Tweak in UDAN to woo more airlines

The government is planning to allow a slew of relaxations under its Ude Desh ka Aam Naagrik (UDAN) scheme to b…

GST won’t have major impact on air passenger growth: ICRA

GST won’t have major impact on air passenger growth: ICRA

The new rate for air travel in the proposed GST regime is unlikely to have a major impact on the passenger gro…

More UDAN routes to be allocated by August

More UDAN routes to be allocated by August

The central government on Wednesday said that it will allocate more air routes under its regional connectivity…

After SpiceJet, IndiGo brings special sale; offers flight tickets at just Rs 11

After SpiceJet, IndiGo brings special sale; offers flight tickets at just Rs 11

IndiGo has announced a six-day special Sale across its network. Under the sale, starting from May 23 till May …

SpiceJet flags off daily direct flight from Thiruvananthapuram to Male

SpiceJet flags off daily direct flight from Thiruvananthapuram to Male

SpiceJet, one of the country’s low-cost carrier, today launched its daily direct flight services from Thiruv…

SpiceJet launches direct flight service between Kolkata and Surat

SpiceJet launches direct flight service between Kolkata and Surat

SpiceJet ​-- ​one of ​India’s budget airline​s announced ​on Tuesday the launch of daily direct fl…

Air India to fly to Los Angeles, Stockholm, Nairobi this year: Lohani

Air India to fly to Los Angeles, Stockholm, Nairobi this year: Lohani

National carrier Air India will launch flights to three new destinations in the United States (US) as well as …

Airbus looks to upgrades to counter Boeing’s new mid-market jet

Airbus looks to upgrades to counter Boeing’s new mid-market jet

Europe’s Airbus is examining a series of step-by-step improvements to its A320neo family as it prepares to d…

Heavily drunk, Gujarat Dy CM’s son Nitin Patel misbehaves; taken off flight

Heavily drunk, Gujarat Dy CM’s son Nitin Patel misbehaves; taken off flight

Gujarat Deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel's son was early on Monday prevented by authorities from boarding a Q…

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