All articles by Shalini Nair

Shalini Nair

NATO allies and RAF participate in Formidable Shield exercise

This exercise is undertaken biannually and intended to improve allied interoperability.

US fighter jets engage in overwatch in Kabul for evacuation security

Pentagon officials said on 19 August that there have been no security incidents between US troops in Kabul airport and Taliban.

France’s PNF orders judicial probe into Rafale jet deal with India

India had signed an $8bn deal on 23 September 2016 to procure 36 Rafale jets from Dassault Aviation.

Cybersecurity hiring more than doubles in last three quarters of 2020, says GlobalData

In the last three quarters of 2020, cybersecurity hiring has more than doubled in the Aerospace, Defense, and Security (ADS) market, according to the Jobs Analytics database by leading data and analytics company, GlobalData.

India set to receive deliveries of S-400 from Russia

India has announced it will begin receiving S-400 Triumf air defence missile systems from Russia and all the five squadrons of deliveries are expected to be completed by April 2023.

Thales Australia World Trade Centre facility for OneSKY project opens

Thales Australia World Trade Centre facility has opened in Melbourne following a $12m redevelopment, allowing further development of the OneSKY project.

Indonesia finalises deal for 11 Su-35S with Russia

Indonesia has finalised a $1.14bn deal with Russia for 11 Sukhoi Su-35S multi-role fighter jets, of which two units will be delivered in August.

UK MoD to invest £90m in RAF aircrew training facility

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) is to invest more than £90m to continue pilot training operations at Medium Support Helicopter Aircrew Training Facility for another eight years.

USAF awards two contracts to upgrade ICBM airborne launch control system

The US Air Force (USAF) has awarded two contracts, totalling $157m, to Lockheed Martin Space Systems and Rockwell Collins to upgrade the intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) airborne launch control system (ALCS).