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  • Bangalore Watch Company’s latest pilot watch is inspired by the IAF Suryakiran aerobatic team Aug 07, 2022 08:59 AM IST

    Bangalore Watch Company’s latest pilot watch is inspired by the IAF Suryakiran aerobatic team

    The Synchro, which is water-resistant up to 100 metres, is priced at Rs 1.56 lakh, and is limited to 125 pieces.

  • In a first, IAF pilot flies with her father in fighter jet formation Jul 07, 2022 08:42 AM IST

    In a first, IAF pilot flies with her father in fighter jet formation

    Ananya Sharma and her father Sanjay Sharma flew in the same formation of Hawk-132 aircraft at the Air Force Station in Bidar in Karnataka in May.

  • IAF receives 56,960 applications under Agnipath scheme Jun 26, 2022 06:52 PM IST

    IAF receives 56,960 applications under Agnipath scheme

    ”56960! That’s the total number of applications received till date from future Agniveers in response to the Agnipath recruitment application process on https://agnipathvayu.cdac.in. Registration closes on July 5,” the IAF stated on Twitter on Sunday.

  • Agnipath program: Future of recruits secure will not affect armed forces: Sources Jun 16, 2022 04:21 PM IST

    Agnipath program: Future of recruits secure will not affect armed forces: Sources

    Armed forces will become more youthful and agile. The scheme will accentuate regimental bonding and make the defense forces more effective.

  • 103rd Birth Anniversary of Arjan Singh | Remembering the iconic air warrior's contribution to the nation Apr 15, 2022 12:03 PM IST

    103rd Birth Anniversary of Arjan Singh | Remembering the iconic air warrior's contribution to the nation

    The country lost the iconic air warrior on September 16, 2017. His dynamic personality, professional competence, leadership and strategic vision sets him apart as an icon of the Indian Air Force.

  • Future warfare is likely to be hybrid with weapons ranging from computer virus to hypersonic missiles: IAF Chief Apr 12, 2022 12:49 PM IST

    Future warfare is likely to be hybrid with weapons ranging from computer virus to hypersonic missiles: IAF Chief

    "Cyber and information" have become the modern tools for shaping the battlefield, Air Chief Marshal said in his speech at an event organised by All India Management Association (AIMA).

  • Jharkhand Ropeway Accident: 10 more rescued by IAF choppers Apr 12, 2022 10:30 AM IST

    Jharkhand Ropeway Accident: 10 more rescued by IAF choppers

    Some 50 people have been rescued so far from cable cars which were left dangling mid-air after a malfunction of the ropeway which saw trolley cars colliding on Sunday 4 pm.

  • Ukraine-Russia war: Indian student who was shot in Kyiv arrives in Delhi on IAF flight Mar 07, 2022 06:49 PM IST

    Ukraine-Russia war: Indian student who was shot in Kyiv arrives in Delhi on IAF flight

    Minister of State for Civil Aviation V K Singh and around 200 Indians, mainly students, also returned to India on the flight that landed at 6.15 pm, officials said.

  • CDS General Bipin Rawat’s chopper crashed due to inclement weather, ‘entry into clouds’: IAF Jan 14, 2022 08:45 PM IST

    CDS General Bipin Rawat’s chopper crashed due to inclement weather, ‘entry into clouds’: IAF

    The accident took place after the chopper entered into clouds due to an unexpected change in weather conditions in the valley in Tamil Nadu’s Coonoor on December 8 last year, the Indian Air Force said in a statement. Any foul play, mechanical failure, or negligence has been ruled out as the cause of the accident.

  • IAF chopper crash: Rajnath Singh apprised of probe team's findings Jan 05, 2022 12:32 PM IST

    IAF chopper crash: Rajnath Singh apprised of probe team's findings

    The probe team has already completed its investigation into the crash of the Russian-origin Mi-17V5 helicopter, people familiar with the development said.

  • IAF MiG-21 fighter jet crashes in Jaisalmer, pilot dead Dec 24, 2021 10:01 PM IST

    IAF MiG-21 fighter jet crashes in Jaisalmer, pilot dead

    Wing Commander Harshit Sinha was killed in the MiG-21 crash, the IAF has confirmed.

  • EXPLAINED: India deploys first of its S-400s, here's all about advanced aerial defence system Dec 21, 2021 10:21 PM IST

    EXPLAINED: India deploys first of its S-400s, here's all about advanced aerial defence system

    Seen as being one of the most advanced aerial defence systems in the world, the S-400 packs an ability to take on everything from drones to ballistic missiles.

  • Court of Inquiry on chopper crash will be thorough process, will take few weeks: IAF Chief Dec 18, 2021 12:57 PM IST

    Court of Inquiry on chopper crash will be thorough process, will take few weeks: IAF Chief

    Air Chief Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari was replying to a query on the details related to the investigation and the situation and circumstances of the chopper crash that killed General Bipin Rawat, India's first Chief of Defence Staff, his wife and 12 other armed forces personnel, at Coonoor in Tamil Nadu on December 8.

  • IAF calls for avoiding uninformed speculation on helicopter crash Dec 10, 2021 04:44 PM IST

    IAF calls for avoiding uninformed speculation on helicopter crash

    The IAF's comments came amid speculation by a certain section about reasons for the crash on Wednesday including doubts about whether it was the result of a possible sabotage.

  • Tri-service enquiry ordered into CDS Bipin Rawat's chopper crash: Rajnath Singh Dec 09, 2021 12:15 PM IST

    Tri-service enquiry ordered into CDS Bipin Rawat's chopper crash: Rajnath Singh

    Singh informed both the Houses of Parliament that the last rites of CDS Rawat will be performed with full military honours.

  • Gen Bipin Rawat: The Last Post Dec 08, 2021 09:49 PM IST

    Gen Bipin Rawat: The Last Post

    Gen Rawat rose from the ranks in the finest traditions of the armed forces and had an exceptional service record.

  • General Bipin Rawat: Five key things about the CDS' life and his illustrious military career Dec 08, 2021 07:55 PM IST

    General Bipin Rawat: Five key things about the CDS' life and his illustrious military career

    During his service, General Rawat has been decorated with the Param Vishisht Seva Medal, Uttam Yudh Seva Medal, Ati Vishisht Seva Medal, Vishisht Seva Medal, Yudh Seva Medal, and Sena Medal.

  • Who is General Bipin Rawat, India's first Chief of Defence Staff? Dec 08, 2021 03:46 PM IST

    Who is General Bipin Rawat, India's first Chief of Defence Staff?

    General Bipin Rawat, Chief of Defence Staff, was on his way to the Defence Staff College in Wellington when the helicopter crashed.

  • Facts to know about Mi-17V5 chopper that crashed with CDS Gen Bipin Rawat on board Dec 08, 2021 03:38 PM IST

    Facts to know about Mi-17V5 chopper that crashed with CDS Gen Bipin Rawat on board

    The chopper is manufactured by Kazan Helicopter Plant, part of Russian Helicopters company. By 2018, a total of 151 units of the helicopter had been supplied to India.

  • IAF chopper with CDS Bipin Rawat onboard crashes in Tamil Nadu's coonoor; 11 of 14 confirmed dead Dec 08, 2021 01:37 PM IST

    IAF chopper with CDS Bipin Rawat onboard crashes in Tamil Nadu's coonoor; 11 of 14 confirmed dead

    A total of 14 people including Bipin Rawat, his wife, Defence Assistant, security commandos and IAF pilots were on board the chopper

  • DRDO, IAF successfully flight test indigenously developed Long Range Bomb Oct 29, 2021 06:00 PM IST

    DRDO, IAF successfully flight test indigenously developed Long Range Bomb

    The DRDO also confirmed that the Long Range Bomb, released from IAF fighter aircraft, hit a land-based target at a long range with accuracy within specified limits.

  • First Zika virus case reported in UP's Kanpur Oct 24, 2021 06:40 PM IST

    First Zika virus case reported in UP's Kanpur

    The IAF officer was suffering from fever for the past several days and was admitted to the Air Force Hospital in the district, said Chief Medical Officer Nepal Singh.

  • A glance at combat vehicles as Indian Air Force celebrates 89th anniversary Oct 08, 2021 01:07 PM IST

    A glance at combat vehicles as Indian Air Force celebrates 89th anniversary

    Let's check out some of the fighter jets and aircraft that help the Indian Air Force dominate in any combat situation.

  • Air Chief Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari takes charge as new IAF chief Sep 30, 2021 07:24 PM IST

    Air Chief Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari takes charge as new IAF chief

    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.

  • Nitin Gadkari promises IAF to develop emergency landing strips in 15 days instead of 1.5 years Sep 09, 2021 05:02 PM IST

    Nitin Gadkari promises IAF to develop emergency landing strips in 15 days instead of 1.5 years

    The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) took about 19 months to construct the emergency landing strip on Satta-Gandhav stretch on NH-925 in Barmer.

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