The PM headed Cabinet Committee on Security approved the procurement of 73 LCA Tejas Mk-1A fighter aircraft and 10 trainer aircraft at the cost of Rs 45,696 crore on January 13. Equipped with critical operational capabilities, the fighter-jet is an indigenously designed, developed, and manufactured fighter aircraft. Touted as game-changer, the 4th-generation Light Combat Aircraft would be equipped with Active Electronically-Scanned Array… read-more
After an 11-day search, the dead body of MiG 29K pilot Commander Nishant Singh has been recovered on December 7. Reportedly, a MiG 29K fighter jet plummeted into the Arabian Sea with Commander Nishant and a co-pilot on November 26. However, the other pilot was rescued immediately. "The squadron stands with the family and the family… read-more
Courtesy: The New Indian Express
Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa on October 7 confirmed that the Aero India Show 2021 will be conducted in Bangalore with COVID-19 precautionary measures. The CM stated that the delegates will be screened and social distancing measures will be undertaken in accordance with COVID-19 protocol. He also stated that most of the slots were booked by the exhibitors as they prepare for the event scheduled between February 3-7, 2021.
Courtesy: Deccan Herald