India Puts On Hold US$1.4 Billion Deal For 12 Japanese US-2 Aircraft

November 11, 2016 @ 10:54 AM

Indias Defense ministry has chosen to wait on making any decision on a proposal worth over Rs 10,000 crore (US$1.4 billion) for acquiring 12 Japanese amphibious aircraft for the Navy

Indian Navy Ship To Help Mauritius In Marine Patrolling

November 9, 2016 @ 11:59 AM

Indian Navys amphibious ship INS Shardul has reached Mauritius on Tuesday to assist the island country to marine patrol its waters. The ship is currently on a month-long deployment in the southern Indian Ocean, Business Standard reported Tuesday

India To Sign Shinmaywa US-2 Aircraft Deal This Week: Japanese Media

November 7, 2016 @ 01:23 PM

India will approve purchase of 12 US-2 Amphibious Search and Rescue aircraft worth $1.5 billion-$1

Indonesian CN-235 Maritime Patrol Equipped With Leonardo’s SAGE Electronics

November 4, 2016 @ 07:00 PM

Leonardo-Finmeccanicas SAGE Electronic Support Measures (ESM ) system has now entered service on the Indonesian Air Forces first modified CN-235 Maritime Patrol Aircraft (MPA). The modification program was led by PT Dirgantara Indonesia (PTDI) and Integrated Surveillance and Defense (ISD) in the US

NATO Special Forces To Equip Its USVs, Patrol Boats With EO/IR Maritime...

October 10, 2016 @ 07:02 PM

The Special Maritime Forces of several NATO countries have picked CONTROP Precision Technologies' iSea-10U EO/IR Maritime system to equip Unmanned Surface Vehicles (USVs) and Fast Patrol Boats. The iSea-10U opens up new opportunities for maritime customers operating small boats, due to the fact that it is a Navy grade high quality...

Boeing Rolls Out First Australian Air Force P-8A Poseidon Aircraft

September 28, 2016 @ 02:08 PM

Boeing has rolled out first of 15 P-8A Poseidon maritime surveillance aircraft meant for the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF). The aircraft is due to arrive in Canberra on November 15, flown by an Australian crew, according to the Australian Air Forces official website Wednesday

China Delivers First Amphibious Planes To Indian Ocean Island

September 27, 2016 @ 02:37 PM

China has delivered two A2C Seaplanes to Pacific Ocean Island of Palau. Two A2C seaplanes, manufactured by the AVIC China Special Air Vehicle Research Institute and Hubei Hangte Technology Co

Japan Likely To Reduce Cost In $1.6 Billion Shinmaywa Aircraft Deal with

September 12, 2016 @ 12:25 PM

Japan is likely to reduce the cost in its $1.6 billion deal with India for 12 Shinmaywa US-2 Amphibious Search and Rescue aircraft

South Korea Likely To Buy 4 Boeing P-8 Poseidon Anti-Submarine Aircraft

September 2, 2016 @ 04:18 PM

The South Korea is likely to buy four Boeing's P-8 Poseidon antisubmarine patrol aircraft in the wake of the successful test-firing of a submarine launched ballistic missile (SLBM) by North Korea last week. The advanced maritime surveillance aircraft Boeing's P-8 Poseidon costs between $223 to $268 million per jet, the JoongAng Ilbo reported Tuesday

Boeing To Provide 2 P-8A Poseidon Maritime Aircraft To UK

August 19, 2016 @ 11:12 AM

Boeing has won a $68 million contract to provide long-lead parts and manufacture of two P-8A Poseidon maritime aircraft to UK. Work is expected to be complete by July 2017, US department of defense said in a statement Friday

UTC Aerospace Flight Trials New Pulse Aircraft Health Monitoring System With USAF...

July 28, 2016 @ 11:11 AM

UTC Aerospace Systems is currently testing its new Pulse Health Monitoring System (HMS) to evaluate the airworthiness of sensing systems aboard the USAF's C-5 Galaxy aircraft. The Pulse HMS is a lightweight, scalable vehicle health management system designed to enable real-time evaluation of an aircraft's condition

India Buys Four Boeing P-8I Aircraft Worth $1 Billion

July 27, 2016 @ 02:13 PM

India signed a contract worth $1 billion on Wednesday to purchase four long-range P-8I aircraft from Boeing Co, defence and industry sources told