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Australia to Host Malabar Naval Exercise
Navy / Maritime Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software Bilateral Relations

Australia to Host Malabar Naval Exercise

Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has announced that his country will host Exercise Malabar in Perth in August.

India Purchases 70 HTT-40 Aircraft from HAL
Air

India Purchases 70 HTT-40 Aircraft from HAL

India announced that the government approved the purchase of a total of 70 Hindustan Turbo Trainer (HTT)-40 aircraft from HAL.

HAL and Safran Form a Partnership in the IMRH Project
Air Expo and Air Show

HAL and Safran Form a Partnership in the IMRH Project

Safran France and India's Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) have signed a cooperation agreement for the joint development of engines.

US F-35 makes debut at Aero India 2023
Air Bilateral Relations Expo and Air Show

US F-35 makes debut at Aero India 2023

U.S. Air Force’s F-35A Lightning II aircraft attends the 14th edition of Aero India 2023 at the Air Force Station at Yelahanka airbase in Bengaluru.

HAL Presents IMHR
Air Expo and Air Show

HAL Presents IMHR

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has presented the Indian Multi-Role Helicopter (IMRH) at Aero India 2023. Future IMRH helicopters will be manufactured at HAL’s facility at Tumkur.

World Assisting Turkiye After Earthquakes
Country Bilateral Relations

World Assisting Turkiye After Earthquakes

A state of emergency was declared in the region due to two major earthquakes in Turkiye on February 6, 2023, which affected ten provinces. Death toll from earthquake rises to 6,957 with 38,224 injured Turkiye. The World Health Organisation declared a “Level 3 Emergency”. Level 3 stands for the highest emergency, WHO’s agency-wide assets are called upon to be mobilised.

Guyana Shows Interest in Indian Aircraft
Air

Guyana Shows Interest in Indian Aircraft

Guyana is showing interest in Indian-made aircraft. The country is evaluating Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) product Do-228 platforms.

India Starts MiG-29K Trials on Indigenous Aircraft Carrier
Navy / Maritime Air

India Starts MiG-29K Trials on Indigenous Aircraft Carrier

India has reached an milestone in the indigenous aircraft carrier program. The jet belongs to the Indian Navy spotted on INS Vikrant (R 11).

India to Upgrade 150 Su-30MKI with a Budget of 4 Billion USD
Air Modernisation

India to Upgrade 150 Su-30MKI with a Budget of 4 Billion USD

The Indian Air Force (IAF) requires a budget of US$4 billion (USD) to upgrade 150 units of Su-30MKI fighter jets.

India Commissions the Fifth Scorpéné Class Submarine
Navy / Maritime

India Commissions the Fifth Scorpéné Class Submarine

India has passed another milestone for the Type 75 submarine project. INS Vagir, the fifth platform of the Kalvari Class submersible boat, is commissioned.

India and Russia co-produce the AK-203 Assault Rifle
Weapon / Missile

India and Russia co-produce the AK-203 Assault Rifle

Indian and Russian joint venture Indo-Russian Rifles Private Limited (IRRPL), started production of the Kalashnikov 7.62×39mm calibre AK-203 assault rifle.

Moroccan Army Receives TATA Trucks
Land

Moroccan Army Receives TATA Trucks

The Royal Moroccan Army received 92 Tata 6×6 trucks, model LPTA 2445, which will serve as a platform for transporting and loading/unloading ammunition.

Rafale M Expectation for Indian Navy
Navy / Maritime Air

Rafale M Expectation for Indian Navy

Indian Navy is near the total completion of the INS Vikrant (R 11) aircraft carrier. Local media claimed the Rafale M omnirole fighters are one step closer.

India Increased the Range of the BrahMos Cruise Missile to 450 km
Weapon / Missile

India Increased the Range of the BrahMos Cruise Missile to 450 km

India has succeeded in expanding the range of its airborne BrahMos cruise missile to 450 km, with a test firing conducted on December 29, 2022.