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  • Russia planning development of VTOL jet :-The Russian Defence Ministry is currently in talks with aircraft manufacturers to discuss the development of a vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft for a future aircraft carrier, Deputy Defence Minister Yuri Borisov has said....
  • Russia's UEC to repair engines of Malaysian Su-30 fighters:-The United Engine Corporation (UEC) has signed agreements at the MAKS 2017 international airshow to overhaul the AL-31FP turbojet engines mounted on Malaysian Air Force's Sukhoi Su-30MKM fighters....
  • Indian Army to get medium-range surface to air missile:-The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has signed a pact with the Army for developing a medium-range surface to air missile (MRSAM) which will be capable of shooting down ballistic missiles and aircraft....
  • 'Kamov deliveries to start in 2 years after contract signing':-The delivery of Kamov military helicopters to India will begin within two years of the signing of the contract, according to a top Russian official who indicated that the number of choppers to be supplied could be increased to more than 200 in the future....

Ex-ISRO chief pitches for human space flight, reusable rocket

With the successful launch of its heaviest rocket, ISRO now needs to focus on human space flight mis...

Russia to build launch pad for Angara carrier rocket at Vostochny spaceport by 2021

The launch pad for the Angara carrier rocket and associated infrastructure will be built at the Vost...

'GSLV Mk III to open up 4-ton satellite launch mrkt for India'

The heavy-lift GSLV Mark III rocket, slated to be launched by space agency ISRO on Monday, would ope...

Russian, French astronauts land on Earth from ISS

A Soyuz MS-03 spacecraft carrying French astronaut Thomas Pesquet and Russian cosmonaut Oleg Novitsk...

NASA to launch world's first mission to Sun

The US space agency is set to launch the world's first mission to the Sun in 2018, that will explore...

ISRO braces to tame monster rocket that could launch Indians into space

An indigenous rocket as heavy as 200 full-grown Asian elephants could well be the one taking "Indian...

ISRO to launch five communication satellites by year-end

The space research organisation will launch five communication satellites by the year-end, its chair...

Cassini flies between Saturn and rings in historic 1st

The NASA-built spacecraft has ventured into the never-before-explored region between Saturn and its ...

China's 1st cargo spacecraft successfully docks with space lab

The Tianzhou-1 cargo spacecraft has successfully completed automated docking with the orbiting Tiang...

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