Tagged: F-16

Trump administration asked to push for F-16 sale to India

Trump administration asked to push for F-16 sale to India

Two top Senators have urged the Trump administration to push for the sale of F-16 fighter jets to India to build its capability to counter security threats and balance China’s growing military power in...

American F-16 and FA-18 Hornet Fighter Jets may not be seen in action at Aero India 2017

American F-16 and FA-18 Hornet Fighter Jets may not be seen in action at Aero India 2017

Change of administration in the USA seems to have had an impact on the air show as F/A18 and F16 fighter aircraft will not be seen in action. This time, the event is a...

Is India Buying 200 F-16 Fighter Jets?

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...

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...