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Confirmed: India’s Next Aircraft Carrier Will Be Nuclear Powered

Confirmed: India’s Next Aircraft Carrier Will Be Nuclear Powered

The Indian Navy’s latest aircraft carrier, the 65,000-ton supercarrier INS Vishal, the second ship of the Vikrant-class, will be powered by a nuclear reactor, according to anonymous Indian Navy sources. Furthermore, the INS Vishal...

We’re not selling obsolete Fighter Jets to India with a dead shelf life: Lockheed

We’re not selling obsolete Fighter Jets to India with a dead shelf life: Lockheed

Aerospace and Defence major Lockheed Martin, which has offered to bring its only functional F-16 fighter jet manufacturing facility to India, says that it is not selling an aircraft with a dead shelf-life. Reports...

83 LCA’s, 464 T-90 Tanks & 6 Regiments of Pinaka cleared for purchase :: DAC

83 LCA’s, 464 T-90 Tanks & 6 Regiments of Pinaka cleared for purchase :: DAC

India today cleared major defence proposals for the procurement of close to 100 indigenised fighter jets, helicopters and more than 400 tanks, altogether worth more than Rs 82,000 crore. The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC)...