c/o Ministry Of Defense; Government Of India
By 'Anup Kumar Chaturvedi'
India's Heavy Transport & Reconaissance Aircraft
(A) - Boeing's C-17 GlobemasterIII Long-Range Strategic Heavy Lift Transport (1996) Video of: C-17 Landing
Some more good Videos of: C-17
The Indian Air Force has bought 10 C-17 Globmaster111 aircraft; with an option to buy 10 more for a total of 20 !
- BOEINGS P-8I Poseidon, Long Range Maritime Reconnaissance Aircraft (2011) Video of: P-8I
The Indian navy has bought 12 P-8I Poseidon Maritime Reconnaissance aircraft; with an option to buy 12 more for a total of 24 !
(B) - Lockheed-Martin's C-130J Super Hercules Tactical Transport (1999) Video of: C-130J
Some more good Videos of: C-130J
India has purchased 10 C-130J Super Hercules aircraft for Cargo / Special Operations; with an option to buy 6 more soon ! The C_130J
can be a contender for the IAF's future plan to buy 56 medium-transport planes to replace IAF HS-748 and AN-32 turbo-propeller aircraft.
- Lockheed-Martin's AC-130U Spectre Gunship (1995) Video of: AC-130U
Lockheed Martin has offered the AC-130U Spectre Gunship to the Indian Armed Forces
- Lockheed-Martin's P-3C Orion Maritime Patrol & ASW (2002) Video of: P-3C
Lockheed's P-3C Orion Maritime Patrol & ASW aircraft has been offered to the Indian Navy and the Coast Guard
(C) - Northrop Grumman's E-3D Advanced 'Hawkeye' Airborne Early Warning Aircraft (2010) Video of: E-3D
Northrup Grumman has offered the E-3D 'Advanced Hawkeye', airborne surveillance system to the Indian Navy
The Indian Navy is planning to purchase about 18 'E-3D' Advanced Hawkeye, AEW aircraft for its Navy and Coast Guard