20:38 GMT 11.04.2019
00:06 GMT 11.04.2019
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) is planning to buy a Soyuz spacecraft and launch services from Russia to send two domestic astronauts to orbit on one mission. The flight will be possible in two years, Sergey Krikalev, director of manned spaceflight at Russian State Space Corporation Roscosmos, said in an interview with Sputnik.
09:36 GMT 09.04.2019
15:52 GMT 29.03.2019
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The United Kingdom sold at least 5.7 billion pounds ($7.45 billion) worth of arms to the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen since the start of the war in 2015, Sky News reported, citing figures released by the UK Department of trade agreements and compiled by a UK anti-arms trade organisation.
19:16 GMT 26.03.2019
Two more F-35A Joint Strike Fighters will soon be delivered to Luke Air Force Base, where Turkish pilots are training to fly the advanced jets. The planes won’t find their way to Turkey until November, but even that’s up in the air as Ankara presses forward with an S-400 purchase from Moscow in the face of objections from Washington.
06:17 GMT 21.03.2019
16:42 GMT 20.03.2019
India has been conducting combat air patrol missions along the border with Pakistan involving its mainstream fighters such as Su-30MKI, MiG-29, and Mirage 2000 that are equipped with Russian Vympel launchers. With India looking to purchase more air-to-air missiles, experts predict Russia may offer the advanced variant R-74 to India.
14:57 GMT 13.03.2019
While India’s apex court is hearing a petition seeking a review of its earlier verdict on the Rafale deal corruption case, the government has argued that the papers submitted as proof in court had been “stolen” from the Defence Ministry and that by doing so the conspirators had compromised national security - an act that attracts penal action.
20:19 GMT 17.02.2019