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  • Indian air force continues Dhruv grounding


    ​The Indian air force has grounded its Hindustan Aeronautics-built Dhruv advanced light helicopters, following a fatal crash that happened on 25 July. All seven personnel on board were killed when the Mk III production standard aircraft came down after its crew had issued a mayday call.


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  • Oman retires last Jaguar strike aircraft


    ​Oman has retired its last four operational Sepecat Jaguars, with the strike aircraft having been involved in a...


  • Indian air force continues Dhruv grounding


    ​The Indian air force has grounded its Hindustan Aeronautics-built Dhruv advanced light helicopters, following a fatal...


  • MBDA signs Indian ASRAAM contract


    India’s defence ministry has signed a £250 million ($428 million) contract with MBDA to equip its Sepecat/Hindustan...


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  • New Delhi approves Apache buy, cancels long-running tender

    News | 29 Aug 2014 17:38 | Atul Chandra

    ​India’s Ministry of Defence (MoD) has cleared the procurement of attack and heavy-lift helicopters for the Indian air force, cumulatively worth an estimated $2 billion, while cancelling a decade long effort for the procurement for 197 “Reconnaissance and Surveillance Helicopters” (RSH) worth $1 billion.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/New-Delhi-approves-Apache-buy-cancels-long-running-tender-403173/
  • HAL readies Cheetal delivery for Afghanistan air force

    News | 27 Aug 2014 16:29 | Atul Chandra

    ​Indian state owned airframer Hindustan Aeronautics is preparing to deliver three Cheetal light helicopters to the Afghanistan air force next month. The unarmed helicopters are be transferred via a commercial cargo plane to Kabul International Airport from its Helicopter Division located in Bangalore.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/HAL-readies-Cheetal-delivery-for-Afghanistan-air-force-403076/
  • HAL looks to increase domestic content in Tejas

    News | 13 Aug 2014 05:24 | Greg Waldron

    Hindustan Aeronautics (HAL) hopes to increase the number of locally-produced line replacement units (LRU) in its Tejas Light Combat Aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/HAL-looks-to-increase-domestic-content-in-Tejas-402630/
  • Oman retires last Jaguar strike aircraft

    News | 12 Aug 2014 13:29

    ​Oman has retired its last four operational Sepecat Jaguars, with the strike aircraft having been involved in a disbandment flypast by 8 Sqn at its Thumrait air base on 6 August.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Oman-retires-last-Jaguar-strike-aircraft-402605/
  • Indian air force continues Dhruv grounding

    News | 04 Aug 2014 09:37 | Atul Chandra

    ​The Indian air force has grounded its Hindustan Aeronautics-built Dhruv advanced light helicopters, following a fatal crash that happened on 25 July. All seven personnel on board were killed when the Mk III production standard aircraft came down after its crew had issued a mayday call.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Indian-air-force-continues-Dhruv-grounding-402337/
  • ANALYSIS: India's air force modernisation challenge

    News | 04 Aug 2014 08:43 | Atul Chandra

    The modernisation of the Indian air force is massive in scale and hugely expensive, but will deliver capability that will put the service at the forefront of any battle in the future.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Indias-air-force-modernisation-challenge-402028/