Day: September 23, 2018

Wi-Fi in the Sky: How will in-flight WiFi work?

September 23, 2018

The Telecom Commission Tuesday allowed in-flight connectivity of Internet and mobile communications on aircraft in Indian airspace. Once all legislative modalities are in place over the next 3-4 months, telecom operators, airlines, and other technological partners will be able to tie up to roll out these services. What is the technology by which Internet will […]

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RAFALE DEAL: Dassault Aviation says it decided to partner with Reliance Defence

September 23, 2018

NEW DELHI: The French government has said it was in no manner involved in the choice of Indian industrial partners for the multi-billion dollar Rafale fighter jet deal as former French president Francois Hollande’s reported comments that New Delhi proposed Reliance Defence as the Indian partner for the contract escalated the political row over it. […]

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Modi’s Multi-Billion Dollar Warplane Deal Faces Fresh Scrutiny

September 23, 2018

India’s prime minister is facing allegations his administration acted improperly on a multi-billion dollar warplane contract with France, keeping alive a controversial issue that could dent the ruling party’s reputation as it heads to elections next year. Francois Hollande was president when Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited France and signed an $8.7 billion deal […]

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