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Oct 12, 2017
Tawang chopper crash fallout: Indian Army wants body bags, caskets lying in warehouse for 17 yrsThe Indian Army has sought early handing over of 900 body bags and 150 caskets procured in 1999 lying in a warehouse for the past 17 years after allegations of kickbacks in the USD 4 lakh deal and subsequent CBI probe into it.
Oct 11, 2017
Former IAF chief SP Tyagi summoned by CBI court in AgustaWestland chopper caseA court in New Delhi on Wednesday issued summons to former Indian Air Force chief SP Tyagi and others in the multi-million dollar AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal case
Oct 09, 2017
Lack of local resources meant bodies from Tawang chopper crash had to be sent back in plastic sacksThe bodies belonged to those onboard the ill-fated Mi-17 helicopter, which crashed in the Tawang region of Arunachal Pradesh and killed all seven personnel.
Oct 09, 2017
Tawang chopper crash: Images of soldiers' bodies spark outrage, Indian Army calls it 'aberration'Two days after seven military personnel were killed in a helicopter crash in Tawang, purported images of their bodies wrapped in plastic sacks surfaced, trigerring outrage
Oct 07, 2017
The Bell V-280 Valor aims to replace the US Military's Black Hawk with a faster tiltrotor aircraftThe Bell V-280 Valor rotated its rotors for the first time today, marking a major milestone in the US Military’s Future Vertical Lift (FVL) program.
Oct 06, 2017
Indian Air Force helicopter crashes in Arunachal Pradesh's Tawang region: All seven on board killedIndian Air Force's Mi-17 V5 chopper crashed in Tawang region of Arunachal Pradesh killing five personnel and injuring one crtically
Oct 02, 2017
Israel Aerospace Industries unveils unmanned helicopter to evacuate wounded soldiersThe helicopter is able to carry a wounded soldier off the front lines, without risking more troops, while monitoring and transmitting vital signs mid-flight.
Sep 04, 2017
HAL signs Rs 6,100 crore deal to supply 41 advanced light helicopters to Indian armed forcesHAL said it has signed a Rs 6,100 crore contract for supply of 41 to the Indian Army and one to the Indian Navy.
Aug 27, 2017
Jaitley inaugurates Light Combat Helicopter; asks to focus on indigenous technology for defence preparedness"In the present geopolitical situation, India is located sensitively. Preparedness is something that India cannot compromise on," the Defence Minister noted.
Aug 27, 2017
Arun Jaitley says India's location geopolitically sensitive, defence preparedness can't be compromisedDefence Minister Arun Jaitley said India was located somewhat sensitively and the nation's defence preparedness was something "we could never compromise on"