Indian Airforce

  • Boeing delivers fifth maritime patrol aircraft to India 4 days ago

    New York: Boeing has delivered the fifth maritime patrol aircraft to India as part of a deal for eight aircraft to support the Indian Navy's maritime patrol requirements. The P-8I aircraft incorporates not only India-unique design features, but also Indian-built sub-systems that are tailored to meet the country's maritime patrol requirements. It...
  • US, India to sign $8 billion defence deals: envoy April 27, 2012

    New Delhi: US companies are poised to sign defence deals totalling $8 billion with India, US Ambassador Nancy Powell said on Friday at her first public speech since arriving in New Delhi this month. Powell did not specify which companies she was talking about or when the deals would be signed,...
  • Former Air Chief Lafontaine passes away April 6, 2011

    Hyderabad: Retired Air Chief Marshal Denis Anthony Lafontaine, who played a key role in Indo-Pak wars of 1965 and 1971, died of heart attack on Wednesday at his residence in Medak district of Andhra Pradesh. He was 82 and is survived by his wife and three daughters. Lafontaine served as Air Chief...