Category Archives: India

Ukraine looking at defence purchases from India

Four agreements worth $70 mn for weapons, upgrades from Kyiv signed at Aero India. Ukraine is looking to procure some military hardware from India in addition to efforts to deepen its presence in the Indian defence market, said Yuriv Husyev, General Director of Ukroboronprom, the umbrella corporation of Ukrainian state defence companies. The two sides will discuss a range of

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India signs key military agreement with the U.S. moving further away from Russia

India, once Russia’s key ally in Asia and Russia’s largest buyer of weapons, is finally refocusing on military cooperation with the United States. On Tuesday India and the United States signed an agreement BECA (Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement for Geo-Spatial Cooperation), which provides for the exchange of advanced military technologies and geospatial information. Indian Defense Minister Rajnath Singh said

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Russia Expects Expedited Fighter Jet Deal With India – Interfax

Russia and India could sign contracts for the sale of 33 fighter jets soon as New Delhi deals with heightened tensions with China and Pakistan, Interfax reported Thursday. India’s defense ministry said it has approved procurement of 21 Mig-29 for nearly $1 billion and 12 Su-30MKI for $1.4 billion. It has also approved an upgrade to its existing fleet of

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