LOCKHEED MARTIN OFFERS TO MAKE OVER 400 F-16 FIGHTERS FOR IAF LOCALLY

Lockheed Martin has offered to manufacture in its proposed Indian facility, over 400 new F-16 Block 70 fighter aircraft and upgrade some 400 more jets for its international customers. However, its setting up a manufacturing plant will be conditional to it getting an Indian MoD…

Russia makes India an offer it can’t refuse

Russia, that holds significant part of resource-rich Arctic region, has offered India access to the Northern Sea Route that connects Europe with the Pacific Rim including additional supplies of natural gas and joint development of gas fields to meet New Delhi’s growing energy needs. Russian…

Russia offers to Jointly develop Nuclear Attack Submarines with India

Russian shipbuilders have offered to help India, design and develop jointly countries first Generation class of Nuclear Attack Submarines to be developed locally in India. A government of India has approved in recent years, the Indian Navy’s proposal to develop Six Attack nuclear Submarines and…

F-16 jets are expensive to maintain

A senior military official was claiming that F16 fighter jets the US had offered to supply the Philippines would require huge operational and maintenance cost for the already-cash strapped Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP). The official, who asked not to be named, said that…

Russia offers to upgrade Indian Su-30MKI along with its own Su-30SM

Russia offers to upgrade Indian Su-30MKI along with its own Su-30SM MOSCOW: Russia has offered to upgrade the Indian Air Force (IAF) Su-30MKI fighter jets along with the improvement programme of the Russian Air Force’s Su-30SM aircraft. Such a move would lead to cost effectiveness…

Xi Jinping offers fresh $295 million grant to Sri Lanka in push for dominance

Chinese President Xi Jinping has offered Sri Lanka a fresh grant of 2 billion yuan ($295 million), as Beijing tries to expand its influence in the tiny island country off India’s southern tip. President Maithripala Sirisena of Sri Lanka, a partner in Beijing’s multi-country Belt…

US offers Guardian Drone, but here are other UAVs that form part of India’s arsenal

The United States has offered India the armed version of Guardian drones that were originally authorized for sale as unarmed for surveillance purposes. If the deal is cracked, it would be the first time Washington has sold a large armed drone to a country outside…

US offers India armed version of Guardian drone Sources

The United States has offered India the armed version of Guardian drones that were originally authorized for sale as unarmed for surveillance purposes, a senior US official and an industry source told Reuters. If the deal comes to fruition, it would be the first time…

India offered Diesel Submarine design to Taiwan to take on China : Taiwan Media

India offered Diesel Submarine design to Taiwan to take on China : Taiwan Media Earlier this year, the United States State Department approved the transfer of technology that will allow Taiwan to produce its own submarines for purposes of national defense. There are reports that…