Tagged: F-16

Is India Buying 200 F-16 Fighter Jets?

India’s Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar announced on Tuesday that the government is finalizing guidelines for a global bid to select a new Western single-engine fighter jet for the Indian Air Force. Speaking at a...

Gripen E  VS  F 16 block 70 which one is best choice for Indian Airforce??

Gripen E VS F 16 block 70 which one is best choice for Indian Airforce??

Now once again here we are where we have to chose between some more new variants of the 4Gs. After cancelling MMRCA tender because of being fucked up by Dassault’s price changes. The new...

Major Defense Partner Status Could Smoothen F-16 Deal With India

Major Defense Partner Status Could Smoothen F-16 Deal With India

India, being designated as a major defense partner (MDP) of the US, could be offered simplified licensing requirements to acquire sensitive military technologies such as those that go into the F-16 and F-18 fighter...

IAF kicks off contest to make single-engine fighters

IAF kicks off contest to make single-engine fighters

A global contest has restarted for supplying India a medium, multi-role fighter, with the Indian Air Force (IAF) inviting top international fighter jet manufacturers to set up a production facility in India. Business Standard...

Why America’s Bid to Build Lethal F-16 Fighters in India Could be a Game Changer

Why America’s Bid to Build Lethal F-16 Fighters in India Could be a Game Changer

The US Air Force and those of other NATO countries are phasing out F-16s much sooner than anticipated. This implies that performance of F-35s has met expectations, and that there are no obvious show-stoppers...

In exclusive deal, India to get ‘Most Advanced’ F-16 fighter jets by 2019-20

In exclusive deal, India to get ‘Most Advanced’ F-16 fighter jets by 2019-20

US defence major Lockheed Martin has firmed up its plans to produce the latest version of its iconic F-16 fighter jets only in India under the ‘Make in India’ programme. The multi-billion dollar deal...