28 Apr 2016
Washington: Top US lawmakers have expressed concerns over the Obama Administration's decision to sell eight F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan, saying the aircrafts could be used against India and not in combating terrorism.
11 Mar 2016
Washington: US Senators have strongly opposed the use of taxpayers' money for military aid to Pakistan in USD 700 million sale of eight F-16 fighter jets to the country as they questioned Islamabad's commitment to fight terrorist organisations.
13 Feb 2016
Washington/New Delhi: The US has decided to sell eight F-16 combat jets to Pakistan to 'support (its) counter-terrorism and counterinsurgency operations', prompting India to summon American ambassador Richard Verma to lodge its strong protest against the move.
13 Feb 2016
New Delhi: India today expressed disappointment over US administration's decision to sell eight F16 fighter jets to Pakistan, saying it disagrees that such arms' transfers will help combat terrorism.
16 Apr 2016
New Delhi: The negotiations over the purchase of 36 Rafale fighter jets have entered the 'final stages' as both India and France have managed to narrow down their differences over the pricing.
17 Feb 2016
Washington: The Obama administration's decision to sell eight F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan should not be a cause of concern for India as the regional security situation was taken into account at the time of sale, the Pentagon said.
31 Jul 2015
Cairo: The United States will deliver eight F-16 fighter jets to Egypt as a part of its ongoing military support to Egypt. This was announced by US embassy in Cairo yesterday, a news agency reported.
05 Apr 2016
Washington: The US is poised to sell nine AH-1Z Viper attack helicopters worth USD 170 million to Pakistan, weeks after Obama administration decided to provide eight F-16 fighter jets to the country despite strong opposition from some Congressmen and India.
18 Feb 2016
Singapore: US fighter jet maker Lockheed Martin today said it is ready to manufacture F-16 aircraft in India and supports the ongoing talks between the two countries to set up the first manufacturing facility, which could be one of the largest projects under the 'Make in India' initiative.
25 Apr 2016
New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will today meet industry associations to take their views on the controversial "strategic partnership" agreement that the government plans to enter into with private firms in critical defence projects like building submarines and fighter planes.