The delayed approval for the acquisition of the M-777 ULH means that India will have to bear a much higher price because of the weaker rupee.
The tender to manufacture the C-295 was the first aircraft procurement plan especially intended by the IAF and the defense ministry to be solely partnered in India by private industry.
Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar: ‘A replacement (for the MiG-21) could be the LCA Tejas or another – I’ll not call it low end – but a single engine lighter aircraft. Tejas is a good aircraft but it has its limitations.’
Boeing’s Dave Brostrom briefed media about the light armed helicopter and their expectations of its market potential at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace exhibition (LIMA2015) last month.
Christian Scherer, Head of Sales and Marketing at Airbus Defence and Space told StratPost about their plans to extend the validity of their A330 MRTT bid for the Indian Air Force.
StratPost spoke to Christian Scherer, Head of Sales and Marketing at Airbus Defence and Space the scope for the A-400M in India at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace exhibition (LIMA2015).
Major Thomas “Tom” Reinert walks us around the unique Grob 520T aircraft and its capabilities at LIMA2015 and tell us how his company plans to revive the development of the aircraft, only one of which flies today.
Watch Captain Timothy O’Keefe of the United States Marine Corps as he takes us around the UH-1Y utility workhorse helicopter and tells us about its history, evolution and capabilities at LIMA2015.
Watch Boeing’s VP for International Sales of the F/A-18 Super Hornet, Howard Berry walk us around the aircraft and describe its capabilities at LIMA2015.