September 14, 2019 9:52 am
Although it is an important step, there is still a long process before the aircraft can be tested for landing on an aircraft carrier, officials said.
September 13, 2019 9:24 pm
The critical test, which was conducted in Goa today, has put India among a select group of nations having the capability to design a jet which can land on an aircraft carrier.
September 13, 2019 12:25 am
The train will be launched in October and is a part of a deal to run two such services — the other one being between Ahmedabad and Mumbai— as a kind of pilot project by Railways to develop a model for private operators to run passenger trains in the future.
November 30, 2018 6:10 pm
Lockheed, which has proposed to shift its entire F-16 manufacturing base to India, subject to it getting a major order from the Indian armed forces, argued that currently there are production opportunities for more than 400 such fighter jets globally.
September 11, 2018 8:17 am
The feat was achieved days after the Indian Air Force (IAF) successfully did a dry run of mid-air refuelling using the Russian-built IL-78 MKI tanker.
December 21, 2017 10:44 am
The 83 Tejas aircraft will be of Mark-1 configuration, an improved version of the single-engine fighter being inducted into the Indian Air Force.
November 16, 2017 3:15 am
The IAF is in the process of issuing an RFI for 114 single-engine fighter aircraft, out of which 18 aircraft will come in a fly-away condition.
October 17, 2017 5:41 am
On Sunday, the train from Karmali in Goa on way to Mumbai had to be stopped in Chiplun to admit 25 passengers to a hospital due to suspected food poisoning after they vomited in the coaches.
July 27, 2017 9:07 am
Launched by Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu in May, Tejas runs between Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus and Karmali in Goa. Tejas has the highest ticket fare per kilometre for trains in the country, with an executive chair-car seat costing around Rs 2,940 with food for the 552-km trip.
April 12, 2016 12:25 pm
NID Bengaluru faculty members had also earlier worked on the colour palette, however, the project shifted to the RDC-Ahmedabad as more design options were sought, said officials.
September 19, 2019 4:02 pm
"The minister will be briefed by IAF officers before taking a sortie on Thursday,” a Defence Ministry official had said.
January 22, 2016 4:45 pm
This was the first appearance of Tejas at a foreign air show, and is bound to be compared with Pakistan’s JF-17 Thunder fighter produced with Chinese help.