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Talks on 5th-generation jet project, contract may be signed soon: Official
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Talks on 5th-generation jet project, contract may be signed so...

Even as a project on the development of a Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft (FGFA) between India and Russia remains stuck, a top Russian official said the talks are in the "second stage" and a contract document may be signed soon.In an interview to IANS, ... Prokerala, 1 month ago

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Lockheed Martin denies offering India fifth-generation F-35 fighter

Lockheed Martin, the US aerospace giant, rebutted a report that was widely published in the Indian media, that it had offered the state-of-the-art F-35 Lightning II fighter to the country. The F-35, a fifth-generation fighter, that is only now entering service in significant numbers, is superior to the F-16 Block 70 fighter that Lockheed Martin is offering India in its proposed purchase of an estimated 100 single-engine fighters.But, Lockheed Martin spokesperson, Michael Friedman, stated: The ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Lockheed Martin proposes custom-built fighter jets to be made in India  Rediff.com2 months ago Lockheed proposes making custom-built fighter jets in India  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Why China deployed its latest jet fighter

This is perhaps the most authoritative portrayal so far of Indian air power as a threat to China.Ajai Shukla reports. IMAGE: The J-20, China's first stealth fighter, made its maiden flight in 2011. It was first unveiled at China's Zhuhai air show in 2016. Photograph: Reuters With China's air force deploying its 'latest stealth jet fighter' -- the J-20 Chengdu -- one of the provocations could be the Indian Air Force's deployment of its top-of-the-line Sukhoi-30MKI fighter in Assam, near the ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Now, IAF wants the F-35

In contrast to the bare-bones price of $115 million for each Rafale fighter, the F-35A cost $94.6 million, reports Ajai Shukla.   In what would be a huge capability jump, the Indian Air Force is increasingly interested in procuring the American F-35 Lightning II for its depleting fighter fleet. The IAF top brass is formally requesting a classified briefing by the F-35's prime builder, Lockheed Martin, on the capabilities of the sophisticated, fifth-generation fighter developed under the ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago

India aims to conclude S-400 deal with Russia during Sitharaman's visit

A nearly Rs 40,000 crore deal to procure S-400 Triumf air defence missile systems from Russia is yet to be concluded mainly due to differences over price which India would look to sort out during Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's upcoming visit to Moscow, official sources said.India wants to procure the long-range missile systems to tighten its air defence mechanism, particularly when China has been ramping up its military manoeuvring along the nearly 4,000 km Sino-India border.In 2016, ...
 Rediff.com2 weeks ago

Not ditched Tejas jet, looking to speed up production: Defence Minister

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) will have to scale up production of Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), asserting that the government has not "ditched" the project for any other fighter jet. Sitharaman ...
 DNA2 weeks ago
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