BEL in Race for $1 Billion Infrared Tracking System for Su-30 MKI Fighter Jet

June 1, 2018 @ 09:02 AM

BEL Chairman and Managing Director M V Gautama said on Wednesday that his company had received an expression of interest from the MoD seeking its interest in bidding to supply these two systems. Gautama told that BEL had the required technical expertise to execute the project. "The TI sight for...

Demonstration of Su-30MKI Cockpit Simulator for BrahMos Weapon Deployment

April 28, 2018 @ 10:28 AM

The BrahMos-Su-30MKI simulator provides pilot-in-loop simulation. It also allows the pilot to strategize BrahMos deployment with a complete mission planning and 3D real time flying experience. The simulator was on display and demonstration at the recently concluded DefExpo 2018 at Chennai, India. The Indian Air Force (IAF) concluded the second phase of...

Lockheed Martin LRASM Air Launched Flight Testing

December 13, 2017 @ 12:22 PM

Lockheed Martin has test fired production-configuration Long Range Anti-Ship Missiles (LRASM) from a US Air Force B-1B bomber. During the test over the Sea Range at Point Mugu, California, B-1B aircrew simultaneously launched two LRASMs against multiple maritime targets, meeting the primary test objectives, including target impact, the company said in...

Indian Air Force Flight Tests BrahMos Supersonic Cruise Missile from Su-30MKI

November 22, 2017 @ 02:32 PM

The Indian Air Force has successfully flight-tested BrahMos, supersonic cruise missile from its frontline fighter aircraft, Su-30MKI against a sea based target in the Bay of Bengal. The missile was gravity dropped from the Su-30 from fuselage, and the two stage missiles engine fired up and straightway propelled towards the intended...

Azerbaijan Launches Large-scale Military Exercise

September 18, 2017 @ 12:56 PM

Azerbaijan has launched large-scale military exercises involving various military branches of the Armed Forces. The exercises are being held in accordance with the plan approved by Azerbaijani President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev. The drills involve up to 15,000 military personnel, more than 150 tanks and armored vehicles,...

President Donald Trump Commissions USS Gerald R. Ford Aircraft Carrier

July 24, 2017 @ 03:04 AM

President Donald J. Trump commissioned the aircraft carrier USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) during a ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk, Va., July 22, 2017. USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78) is the lead ship of the new Gerald R. Ford class of aircraft carrier, the first new class in more...

Eurofighter Typhoon Capabilities Using A Simulator At LIMA 2017

April 3, 2017 @ 11:47 AM

BAE Systems' Aircrew adviser and Eurofighter Typhoon pilot, Paul Smith demonstrated the aircraft capabilities using a simulator at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA) 2017. The simulator is an exact replica of the Typhoons cockpit, includes a Head Up Display (the demonstration of the visor is in the previous...

Eurofighter Typhoon Technical Briefing At LIMA 2017

April 3, 2017 @ 11:27 AM

BAE Systems' Aircrew adviser and Eurofighter Typhoon pilot, Paul Smith demonstrated the new Copter-E radar at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA) 2017. The Captor-E Active electronically scanned array (AESA) radar being developed by the Euroradar consortium. It is a next-generation mechanical multi-mode pulse Doppler radar designed for the...

Russian Knights Aerobatics Performance at LIMA 2017: Video

March 30, 2017 @ 11:45 AM

The Russian Knights acquired the first batch of Su-30SM fighters in mid-October last year. Colonel Andrey Alekseev, the leading pilot of “Russian Knights” outlines, “Su-30SM is much easier in control. It is equipped with state-of- the-art systems, what makes its piloting quite comfortable” The new fighter is the modern combat aircraft with...

South Korean BlackEagles Capture The Heart At LIMA'17

March 22, 2017 @ 04:18 AM

The South Korean Black Eagles aerobatic team flying the Lockheed Martin-Korean Aerospace Industries (KAI) developed T-50 trainers capture the heart at the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition-2017.