Aero India

  • IAF sacks Wing Commander over bribery charges 16-07-2013 05:24 PM

    New Delhi: IAF has dismissed a Wing Commander who was allegedly caught demanding a bribe of Rs 20,000 from officials of a French defence firm at the Aero India show in Bangalore in 2011. Wing Commander A K Thakur was dismissed after a General Court Martial found him guilty of...
  • Aero India: India's indigenous combat chopper 13-02-2011 10:43 AM

    Bangalore: This is the light combat helicopter, India's first indigenously made attack gunship. This Aero Show is the first time it's been shown off to the world media. It's a rare machine, one that can fly and attack even at the heights of Siachen Glacier. Wing Commander Unni Pillai, Chief...
  • CNN-IBN flies light combat aircraft Tejas 12-02-2011 05:54 PM

    CNN-IBN brings you the thrill involved in flying India's first home-grown fighter jet. ...
  • IAF's aerobatic team set to perform at Aero India 11-02-2011 11:28 AM

    Bangalore: The Indian Air Force's aerobatic team - Surya Kiran - will perform at the Bangalore air show on Friday. The pilots of the Surya Kiran team feel it is a privilege to fly the machines and say it's a different high when they paint the Indian skies in tri...
  • High demand for business jets at Aero India 09-02-2011 11:38 AM

    A Rs 42,000 crore deal has been signed for medium multi-role combat aircraft at the Bangalore show. ...
  • Aero India: world's top jets at Bangalore 09-02-2011 11:32 AM

    Bangalore: From a modest beginning in 1993 as Avia-India, where only a few aviation assets were displayed, the Aero India has today become Asia's biggest air show. The bi-annual event, which is held at the Air Force Station, Yelahanka for five days, ranks as one of the largest attended air...
  • US official in India to discuss defence, trade 08-02-2011 12:06 PM

    Washington: Ahead of the Defence Policy Group meeting in Washington next month, US Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs, Andrew J Shapiro, is in India beginning Tuesday to hold a series of discussions with his Indian counterparts on defence and trade related issues. The State Department, in a statement,...
  • India's indigenous fighter to fly at aero show 07-02-2011 05:23 PM

    Bangalore: Almost three decades after it was conceived and after running up a staggering 3,000 percent cost escalation, India's indigenously developed fighter will on Wednesday for the first time be seen in its true role of a combat jet at the AeroIndia international air show in Bangalore. The Tejas light...
  • Clinton to visit India for strategic dialogue 20-01-2011 10:35 AM

    Washington: US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will travel to India this spring, most likely in early April, for the next round of India-US Strategic Dialogue. She would be accompanied by a number of other Cabinet-level officials as part of the administration's efforts to expand the scope of the Strategic...
  • In pics: Aero India 2009 ends on Sunday 16-02-2009 04:30 AM

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  • Watch: The showstoppers at Aero India 2009 16-02-2009 12:24 AM

    It was a five-day carnival of magnificent planes and flamboyant flying. ...
  • Ratan Tata to fly F-16 tomorrow 07-02-2007 06:08 PM

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