Chadar Trek: IAF says 71 trekkers brought to safety after Zanskar flooding, rescue ops still on
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Republic Day 2020: Rafale jet to be part of Indian Air Force tableau
Indian Air Force: IAF Tableau to showcase scaled down models of 5 system...
Chinook, Apache to take part in Republic-Day flypast; IAF tableau to showcase Rafale, Tejas
During the Republic Day parade, the IAF will also...
India to acquire 200 fighter jets for Indian Air Force: Defence secretary
The contract for HAL-manufactured 83 LCA Tejas Mark 1 A advanced fighter jets are in the final stages, he said. Apart from these, Expression of Interest (EOI) has been floated for another 110 aircraft, based on which Request for Proposal (RFP) will be floated, defence secretary Ajay Kumar said.
Rajnath Singh to inaugurate induction of Sukhoi fighter jet Su-30 squadron
At a press meet here, Air Marshal Amit Tiwari said this would be the second frontline fighter squadron of the Indian Air Force (IAF) to be based in South. The induction ceremony would take place on January 20 and the fighters would have the most potent platform capable of long reach and multi-role capabilities, he said.
IAF to add clause on local engines for Advanced Multirole Combat fighters
Plans to develop the indigenous Kaveri fighter jet engine as part of the Rafale offsets deal have not taken off.
New Su-30 squadron in Thanjavur will hugely enhance operational capabilities, says Air Chief Bhadauria
"In Thanjavur, we are forming a new Su-30 squadron that will primarily have a maritime role. They will be the part of southern air command and will add huge capacity from the point of view of operational capability," said Bhadauria.
IAF flew 625 tonnes of new notes after demonetisation: Dhanoa
Former Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa has said that after demonetisation in 2016, the Indian Air Force (IAF) transported 625 tonnes of new currency notes to various parts of the country.
Gaganyaan On, 4 IAF pilots to be trained in Russia
Indian Space Research Organisation chairman K Sivan on Wednesday said that 2020 will be a year of Chandrayaan-3 and Gaganyaan (human spaceflight mission). The space agency has targeted over 25 missions this year. "Chandrayaan-3 will have a lander, rover and a propulsion module, " said Siva.
IAF chief formally inducts Dornier aircraft into No. 41 Squadron
The Dornier-228 aircraft is a multi-purpose, fuel efficient, rugged, light weight twin turboprop aircraft with a retractable tricycle landing gear. "The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria formally inducted the FIS Dornier aircraft into No 41 Squadron, the ‘Otters', at a ceremony at Air Force Station Palam today," the statement said.
MiG-27 takes to skies one last time, IAF bids farewell to its 'Bahadur'
The MiG-27, which proved to be an "ace attacker" during the 1999 Kargil War, roared through the skies for one last time on Friday after serv...
IAF's MiG-27 decommissioned from Air Force
Air marshal S K Ghotia, the air office commanding-in-chief of South Western Air Command, said the plane has been at the frontline and has proved its worth in the 1999 Kargil War. After serving the IAF for over three decades, the fleet of MiG-27 had their last sortie from the air base on Friday. Jodhpur air base had the squadron of seven MiG-27.
Govt rejected IAF proposal to strike Pakistan after 26/11: BS Dhanoa
Former IAF chief BS Dhanoa said on Friday the government had rejected a proposal of the air force to strike Pakistani terrorist camps after 26/11. “We knew where the terror camps were located in Pakistan and were ready. But it is a political decision whether to carry out a strike or not,’’ he said. Dhanoa was the air chief between December 31, 2016, and September 30, 2019.
IAF-A Cut Above review: Game allows users to fly IAF fighter jets like Wing Commander Varthaman
The game has been nominated for Google’s ‘Best apps of 2019’.
CDS Bipin Rawat focuses on preparing roadmap for creation of an air defence command
Till now air defence command is distributed between all the three services. General Rawat's first priority is to set up an Air Defence Command to secure India from any aerial attack. Indian Air Force plays a major role in air defence but the Indian Army does have its own area air defence system and Indian Navy has a most advanced complex and dynamic air defence system.
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