Oct 08, 2021 01:07 PM IST
Let's check out some of the fighter jets and aircraft that help the Indian Air Force dominate in any combat situation.
- Oct 05, 2021 01:27 PM IST
Addressing a press conference ahead of Air Force Day on October 8, he said the IAF is fully prepared to deal with any security challenge in eastern Ladakh and that new infrastructure created by the Chinese side in the region will not affect India's combat readiness.
- Sep 30, 2021 07:24 PM IST
Air Chief Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari added that enhancement of operational capability through integration of newly inducted platforms, weapons and equipment with existing assets and dovetailing the same in the concepts of operations would remain a priority area.
- Sep 24, 2021 12:37 PM IST
Under the deal, 40 of the 56 planes will be manufactured in India by a consortium of the Airbus Defence and Space and Tata Advanced Systems Limited (TASL) within 10 years of signing the contract.
- Sep 15, 2021 11:25 AM IST
"The main aim of the air show is to motivate the youth of the Valley to join the Indian Air Force and to promote tourism in the region," Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Pandurang K Pole said.
- Sep 09, 2021 11:51 AM IST
A Hercules C-130J plane of the IAF, carrying the two ministers and Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat, conducted a mock emergency landing on the national highway on Thursday. NH-925 is India's first national highway to be used for emergency landing of IAF aircraft.
- Sep 06, 2021 11:46 AM IST
The two ministers will be inaugurating the 3.5 km-long strip on the national highway in Barmer this week as it is ready to handle emergency landings of the IAF's fighter jets and other aircraft, sources mentioned.
- Jul 06, 2021 08:33 AM IST
The RFI said that vendors are to indicate the delivery schedule with a stage-wise breakup of the entire project, post conclusion of the contract.
- Jun 29, 2021 10:23 AM IST
The dual-use airport belongs to the Indian Air Force but is also used for commercial flight operations. It is located on the outskirts of Jammu city.
- Jun 19, 2021 12:51 PM IST
In 2016, India had signed an inter-governmental agreement with France to procure 36-Rafale jets at a cost Rs 59,000 crore. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh had in February said the country would have the entire fleet of the fighter aircraft by April 2022.
- Mar 29, 2021 09:54 PM IST
After landing in India, the jets would be flown to Ambala, where they would be joining the Golden Arrows Squadron, as per the report.
- Feb 26, 2021 09:29 AM IST
The 'non-military' and 'pre-emptive' air strike by the Indian Air Force in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province was India’s response to the Pulwama terror attack
- Feb 26, 2021 07:17 AM IST
Since the Balakot airstrike in 2019, the Indian Air Force has undertaken several reformative measures to bolster its operational capabilities.
- Feb 23, 2021 07:19 PM IST
The DAC also approved that all capital acquisition contracts (delegated and non-delegated) other than D&D cases shall be concluded in two years.
- Feb 15, 2021 06:22 PM IST
The extended range Astra Mark 2 would give India an edge over its adversaries and would add more lethality to its fighter jets in aerial combat, like the one which happened a day after the Balakot airstrikes on February 26, 2019.
- Jan 18, 2021 10:38 PM IST
Bhawana, who belongs to Bihar's Darbhanga, was inducted into the IAF in 2016 along with Avani Chaturvedi and Mohana Singh. She is currently posted at an airbase in Rajasthan where she flies MiG-21 Bison.
- Dec 09, 2020 03:49 PM IST
In a tweet on December 9, the IAF asked Netflix to withdraw some scenes for showing Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor in an 'inaccurately-donned uniform and for the language used being ‘inappropriate’.
- Oct 21, 2020 08:54 PM IST
Born in February 1924, she was commissioned in the Army Medical Corps on August 22, 1955 and was seconded to the Air Force with effect from the same day
- Oct 04, 2020 07:03 PM IST
Several IAF transport aircraft, including the C-130J Super Hercules, have already made it to the Ladakh airfield with supplies. The heads of the Army and the Air Force often meet with Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat to plan security measures, says a report
- Sep 24, 2020 10:31 AM IST
Shivangi Singh, who hails from Uttar Pradesh’s Varanasi, joined the IAF in 2017 and is currently undergoing training to fly the Rafale aircraft.
- Sep 10, 2020 11:17 AM IST
The first batch of five Rafale fighter jets has been formally inducted into the Indian Air Force in Ambala air base.
- Sep 10, 2020 07:49 AM IST
Rafale induction ceremony updates: The Indian Air Force (IAF) held a ceremony at the Ambala air force station, to formally induct the first batch of Rafale fighter jets.
- Aug 12, 2020 06:15 PM IST
The movie is based on the life of IAF officer Gunjan Saxena who became the first woman pilot to take part in the 1999 Kargil war. It has been produced by Karan Johar's Dharma Productions.
- Aug 07, 2020 11:04 AM IST
An Indian Air Force Mi-17 helicopter was shot down by a surface-to-air missile in a 'friendly fire' incident, within 10 minutes of taking off, almost simultaneous to the aerial dogfight between India and Pakistan in February 2019.
- Aug 04, 2020 11:16 AM IST
The aircraft installed at the university in 2009 as a symbol of the Indian Air Force (IAF) was listed on OLX for sale for Rs 999,99,999.