Navy Mig-29 trainer jet crashes in Goa, pilots safe
In a statement, Ministry of Defence Spokerperson has said: "During a training mission, after take off from INS HANSA at Dabolim a Mig 29k trainer aircraft suffered an engine fire. The pilots Capt M Sheokhand and Lt Cdr Deepak Yadav ejected safely. A bird hit and fire on the right engine was observed."
MiG eyes deal to supply military jets to Navy
In January, the Indian Navy had kick-started the process of procuring 57 multi-role combat airc...
A K Anthony to commission MIG-29 K fighter planes into Navy
'The squadron, named INAS 303 Black Panthers, will be commissioned on May 11 by Anthony at INS Hansa Naval base in the state.'
IAF goes to desi cos like Tatas and Max Aerospace for overhaul of Mig-29s and AN 32s
Others who have shown interest in the contract include Max Aerospace and Taneja Aviation, according to a senior IAF source.
MIG 29 fighters deployed at Hindon for Delhi's security
In the wake of intelligence reports warning of possible 9/11 like terror strikes, the Indian Air Force has deployed its MiG 29 fighter aircraft at Hindon air base.
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.
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.
Bangladesh marks 49th 'Victory Day' with grand parade; Indian Army band contingent participates
PM Hasina was seen excitedly applauding the march-past, the flypast, aerobatics display, armoury acquisitions of different regiments and contingents of the armed forces. The parade showcased the development of the different civil and military organisations over the years as well as socio-economic progress of the country through tableaux.
India's MiG 29 to fly with Eurofighter Typhoon in Oman
The Indian Air Force will be flying its MiG 29 (UPG) and C-17 Globemaster alongside Oman's Eurofighter Typhoon and F-16, in this bilateral exercise.Exercise Eastern Bridge V is being held at the Air Force Base Masirah in Oman from October 17-26.
Government likely to order 36 more Rafale fighter jets
The Indian Air Force has recently been handed over its first Rafale aircraft from France.
IAF carries out mega exercise at Pokhran
Akash missile firing, gun firing from Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) and MiG 29's air-to-ground role will be among four "first-time demonstrations" in the exercise which is scheduled to be attended by Defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
IAF's 223 squadron, 117 helicopter Unit to get President's Standards
Operational outfits of the IAF become eligible for award of President's standard on completion of 18 years. The selection is based on their performance and achievements.
Boeing offers to set up production facility for F/A18 in India
In January, the Indian Navy had launched a Request for Information (RFI) to procure 57 multi-role combat aircraft for its carrier.
Four players interested in supplying 57 fighter jets to Navy
Having rejected indigenously built 'Tejas' as too heavy, the Indian Navy in January issued a Request for Information to procure 57 multi-role combat aircraft for its carrier.
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