- Prime Minister Narendra Modi opened the 14th Aero India 2023 air show at the Air Force Station in Yelahanka, Bengaluru.
- With the theme "The runway to a billion opportunities," the five-day event will show how India's aerospace and defence capabilities are growing.
Israel took part in the Aero India 2023 exhibition, which celebrated 30 years of defence ties between India and Israel. This showed how closely New Delhi and Tel Aviv work together.
The International Defense Cooperation Directorate of the Israel Ministry of Defense (SIBAT) is leading India-Israel defence cooperation with several Israeli defence companies at the Aero India 2023 biennial air show and aviation defence exhibition in Bengaluru, India. This is according to a statement from a spokesperson for the Israel Ministry of Defense.
Aero India Defense Exhibition was attended by the Israeli Ministry of Defense and Israeli Defense Industries. Different Israeli defence industries are coming up with high-tech answers to security problems that many countries around the world face today.
Some of the ground-breaking technologies are Air Defence Systems, Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS), Aerial and Ground Precise Guided Munitions, Electronic Warfare (EW) systems, Land and Naval solutions, Avionic Systems, Air and Missile Defence Systems, and more, said the statement.
“The Israeli Ministry of Defense is glad that Israeli defence industries are taking part in the Aero India 2023 show today. “We are proud to share with our partners the cutting-edge technologies that Israel has to offer in the field of aerial defence, and the solutions shown here are just a few examples,” said Brig Gen (ret.) Yair Kulas, Head of SIBAT.
“This year also marks the 30th anniversary of India and Israel’s highly valued partnership, which has been a key part of strengthening India-Israel defence cooperation. Over the past few years, the close relationship between Israeli defence industries and their Indian counterparts has grown as both sides have adjusted to the ‘Make in India’ policy. We’re looking forward to working with our Indian partners for the next 30 years,” he said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi opened the 14th Aero India 2023 air show at the Air Force Station in Yelahanka, Bengaluru. This is Asia’s biggest air show.
PM Modi also put out a commemorative stamp to mark the event.
With the theme “The runway to a billion opportunities,” the five-day event will show how India’s aerospace and defence capabilities are growing.
In line with the “Make in India, Make for the World” vision for a safe and prosperous future, it will show equipment and technologies made in India and form partnerships with companies from other countries.