BrahMos extends warm welcome to Russian VIP
Mr. Boris Obnosov, Director General of Tactical Missiles Corporation, during his visit on the inaugural day of Aero India 2023 at the BrahMos pavilion, was apprised about the BRAHMOS missile system by Mr. Alexander Maksichev, JMD of BrahMos Aerospace.
BrahMos welcomes Kazakh delegation at Aero India 2023
A high-level delegation from Kazakhstan, including Col. Talgat Syzdykov, Deputy Commander of the Air Defence Forces of Kazakhstan, was welcomed at BrahMos pavilion on the inaugural day of Aero India 2023 being held in Bengaluru. BRAHMOS supersonic cruise missile is one of the major attractions at the Air Show, organised by the Department of Defence Production, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, will be held from February 13 to 17, 2023 at the Air Force Base, Yelahanka, Bengaluru.
Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh releases 12th edition of Brahmand World Defence Update
Shri Rajnath Singh, Hon'ble Defence Minister of India on 13th February 2023 released the 12th edition of global military compendium 'Brahmand World Defence Update 2023' at BrahMos Aerospace pavilion during the inaugural day of Aero India 2023 in Bengaluru, Karnataka. The yearbook was released in the presence of Shri Atul Dinkar Rane, OS & DG (BrahMos), DRDO and CEO & MD of BrahMos Aerospace, Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Joshi, Dy CEO of BrahMos Aerospace and other senior BrahMos officials.
VIP visit at BrahMos pavilion at Aero India 2023
Maj. Gen. (Retd.) Tarique Ahmed Siddique, Defence and Security adviser to Bangladesh Prime Minister, visited the BrahMos pavilion today on the inaugural day of Aero India 2023, being held at the Air Force base Yalahanka in Bengaluru.
Saab setting up manufacturing facility for Carl-Gustaf weapon system in India
Swedish defence major Saab has announced it is setting up a manufacturing facility in India for Carl-Gustaf recoilless rifles that will support the production of the man-portable multi-role weapon system for the Indian armed forces. Saab will also be partnering with Indian sub-suppliers and the systems manufactured in the facility will fully meet the requirements of 'Make in India', Chairman and Managing Director, Saab India Technologies, Mats Palmberg said.
United States Air Force's F-35 to make debut at Aero India
The United States Air Force's (USAF) newest fifth-generation fighters the stealthy, supersonic, multi-role F-35A Lightning II and F-35A Joint Strike Fighter will make their debut at Aero India 2023. The F-35A Lightning II from Eielson Air Force Base in Alaska will be on static display.
India rejuvenated defence production sector in 8-9 years: PM Modi
After inaugurating the 14th edition of Aero India at the Yelahanka Air Force station complex on the outskirts of Bengaluru, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said India has "rejuvenated" its defence production sector in the last eight-nine years and is looking at increasing the export of military hardware from USD 1.5 billion (one billion=Rs 100 crore) to USD five billion by 2024-25.
Boeing to showcase initiatives to boost 'Make-in-India' at Aero India
US aerospace major Boeing will showcase at Aero India its focus on boosting local services, investments and partnerships in complimenting India's ambitious goal of achieving self-reliance in defence manufacturing.
Thales to display futuristic military equipment at Aero India
French defence major Thales said it will showcase at Aero India a plethora of its futuristic platforms and equipment, including radars, drones, short range air defence systems and anti-submarine warfare devices.
PM Modi inaugurates Aero India 2023
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today showcased India as an attractive destination for investment in the defence manufacturing sector, and said it will move towards becoming one of the leading exporters of military hardware globally. Modi made the comments in his address after inaugurating the 14th edition of Aero India at the Yalahanka Air Force station complex on the outskirts of Bengaluru.
BrahMos Aerospace participates in Aero India 2023
BrahMos Aerospace (JV) is showcasing the BRAHMOS missile in various configurations, including the land-based weapon complex, ship-based weapon complex, underwater version and air-version along with the BRAHMOS air-borne launcher and equipment including systems and sub-systems manufactured by various industries associated with BrahMos, at the mega event, Aero India 2023, which kick-started today at the Air Force Base, Yelahanka, Bengaluru.
Rajnath Singh to host Defence Ministers' conclave at Aero India
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will host the 'Defence Ministers' Conclave' on February 14, on the sidelines of 14th edition of Aero India in Bengaluru. The biennial airshow would be held at the Air Force Station in Yelahanka here from February 13-17. The conclave will see participation of Defence Ministers of foreign friendly countries, who would also be attending the Aero India.
Russia to display Sukhoi fifth-generation fighter at Aero India air show
The Sukhoi fifth-generation fighter jet, the Checkmate light tactical fighter and Orlan-30 drones will be among 200 types of the most advanced Russian-made armaments and military hardware that will be displayed at the upcoming Aero India 2023 international air show, Russia's state arms seller has said.
HAL to display scale model of 'Next Gen Supersonic Trainer' for first time
The Hindustan Aeronautics Limited will display for the first time the scale model of Hindustan Lead in Fighter Trainer (HLFT-42), at the Aero India. HLFT-42 is the 'Next Gen Supersonic Trainer' that will play a "critical role" in modern combat aircraft training with state-of-the-art avionics like Active Electronically Scanned Array, Electronic Warfare Suite, Infrared Search and Track with Fly by Wire control system, the HAL said.
US delegation to Aero India-2023 one of the biggest ever: US Ambassador
United States Charg d'Affaires Ambassador to India Elizabeth Jones on Sunday said her country's delegation to Aero India-2023 is one of the biggest ever in the premier aviation exhibition's history, and insisted that India and the US are crucial partners in many ways to ensure a free, open and resilient Indo-Pacific region where democracies can thrive.
Aero India set to take off today, dazzling aerial displays on the cards
The 14th edition of India's largest aerospace and defence exhibition, Aero India, takes off today with inauguration by Prime Minister Narendra Modi bolstering the 'Make in India' campaign and giving a fresh impetus to the domestic aviation sector. The five-day event will include aerial displays by aircraft and helicopters along with a large exhibition and trade fair of aerospace and defence companies.