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HAL To Co-Design, Co-develop And Manufacture 200-250 FGFA Fighters

  HAL would be joining Russia’s Sukhoi Corporation to co-design, co-develop, and manufacture 200-250 FGFA; each separately for its respective air force. Joint development and production by HAL for the Indian Air Force are estimated to cost Rs 135,000 crore ($30 billion) or around Rs 500 crore each.   HAL’s Chairman, Mr Ashok Nayak, told Business Line that the requirements ...

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Samtel to build Cockpit Displays for Sukhoi-30MKI

Delhi-based Samtel Display Systems has vaulted a giant hurdle on the way to its declared goal of becoming a major supplier to the armed forces. After a year of rigorous flight trials in the Indian Air Force’s frontline Sukhoi-30MKI fighters, Samtel’s home-built cockpit displays have been certified as suitable for introduction into frontline service. Multi-Function Displays (MFD), as these cockpit ...

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China Develops Stealth Fighter Military Technology

China is developing new 5th generation “stealth” fighter, which is being developed under a programmed variously referred to as XXJ, J-X, or J-XX by Western intelligence sources and is apparently designated as J-14. Here, Coniglio details China’s internal installations and full scale development of J-14.   The first picture has recently become available of the new Chinese 5th generation “stealth” ...

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