Indian Navy

India to unveil Rafale M deal for INS Vikrant aircraft carrier on Bastille Day

India to unveil Rafale M deal for INS Vikrant aircraft carrier on Bastille Day

India to purchase 26 Dassault Rafale M naval fighter aircraft India and France will sign this week a deal for… Read More

10 months ago

Bye-Bye Super Hornet! Boeing to cease production of F/A-18 in 2025 unless India buys it

Boeing expects to complete new-build production of the F/A-18 Super Hornet fighter aircraft in late 2025 following delivery of the… Read More

1 year ago

Video shows Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet Successfully Completing Carrier Compatibility in India

The F/A-18E/F Block III Super Hornet can act as a force multiplier for the Indian Navy as it interfaces with… Read More

2 years ago

Dassault wants to prove the Rafale M can fly from a ski-jump in India but INS Vikrant lift may be too small to accommodate either the French fighter or the F/A-18

The Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet – Rafale M’s competitor – already demonstrated the ski-jump capability in December 2020 at NAS… Read More

3 years ago

[Video] F/A-18 Super Hornet conducts successful launch from a ski-jump ramp and demonstrates the ability to operate from Indian Navy aircraft carriers

The demonstration was completed to ensure the jets could launch from the Indians’ aircraft carriers, configured with Short Take-Off but… Read More

3 years ago

Boeing to Conduct Ski-Jump Trials for F/A-18 Super Hornet Strike Fighter

Discussions are underway with the Indian Navy for F/A-18 Super Hornet Ski-Jump Trials. Boeing’s Vice President Thom Breckenridge has revealed… Read More

4 years ago

Boeing says India can launch the Super Hornet from INS Vikrant’s ski jump with significant payload

The Super Hornet strike fighters would replace Indian Navy MiG-29Ks that are facing problems with engines and electronic control systems… Read More

6 years ago

Dassault will deliver first Rafale to India in September 2019

All 36 Rafale aircraft will be delivered by April 2022 India will take delivery of the Dassault Rafale fighter starting from… Read More

6 years ago

Video shows Indian Navy Il-38 after emergency landing in Russia

The nose gear of the Il-38 had failed to lower. Ilyushin company press service says the aircraft was flown by… Read More

6 years ago

THESE COMBAT PLANES COULD TURN INDIA INTO ASIA’S HUB FOR FIGHTER JETS

Several companies are trying to sell their aircraft to the country to modernize its fighter fleet This article originally appeared… Read More

6 years ago

INDIAN NAVY MiG-29K FULCRUM FIGHTER JETS HAVE FLOWN OVER USS NIMITZ DURING EXERCISE MALABAR 2017

Only 3 MiG-29Ks out of a fleet of 10 were normally available for operations in 2016 because of problems with… Read More

7 years ago

INDIAN NAVY TO PROCURE NEW FIGHTERS FROM ABROAD BECAUSE THE INDIGENOUS HAL TEJAS IS TOO HEAVY TO OPERATE FROM ITS AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

Hal Tejas too heavy to operate from Indian Navy aircraft carriers Chief of the Indian Navy, Adm. Sunil Lanba, has… Read More

7 years ago