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Confident of IAF pilot's return says man who brought back Flt Lt in 1999
Varthaman was captured by Pakistan on Wednesday after his plane was shot down. The Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot will be governed under the Geneva Convention of 1929.
5-star Balakot camp was sitting duck target for IAF, 350 terrorists killed while sleeping: Sources
Everyone at the camp was sleeping and Paki...
#IndiaStrikesBack: Lata Mangeshkar, Jadeja, Mary Kom salute the IAF for action against Pak
Akshay Kumar and Sehwag, too, congratulated the IA...
IAF to take HAL's LCA Tejas' non-compliant proposal to Defence Ministry
The top commanders of the force during their commander's conference in October last year had told HAL to rectify the problems in the tender proposal and get back with the right response. However, the IAF officials said the responses are still not in line with its requirements.
Indian Air Force plane crashes in Gujarat, pilot killed
The IAF's Jaguar, crashed around 10:30 am, in the Mundra taluk of the Kutch region in northwestern Gujarat.
Varthamans a MiG-21 family; son flies it, dad flew it
His father Air Marshal (retd) Simhakutty Varthaman also flew the MiG-21s and was an IAF test pilot, who retired five years ago, a family friend said here Friday.
Budget crunch hits IAF's new arms deals, upgrade of airbases
The IAF had asked for Rs 77,695 cr under the capital outlay in the 2018-2019 budget, but got only Rs 35,770 cr.
India requests Pak to let PM Modi's flight pass through its airspace
Pakistan had fully closed its airspace on February 26 after an Indian Air Force (IAF) strike on a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terror camp in Balakot.
Indian Air Force MiG-21 crashes near Nal in Rajasthan, pilot safe
The pilot ejected and is reportedly safe. Further details are awaited. A CoI will be set up to investigate the cause of the accident.
Indian Air Force MiG 27 crashes near Rajasthan's Jodhpur
While the plane was completely destroyed according to the images of the crash, the pilot is reportedly safe.
Rafale is game changer, SC delivered fine judgment: IAF Chief
Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa said the planned procurement had already taken a long time and during this period India's neighbours have upgraded their own defence arsenal. He also cautioned against politicisation of defence purchases, suggesting that this had earlier led to the delay in the Army acquiring the Bofors gun.
Abhinandan Varthaman's unit dons 'Falcon Slayers' uniform patches to mark F-16 downing
The squadron, which has a fleet of MiG-21s, also calls itself "AMRAAM dodgers" as its aircrafts evaded four to five AIM-120 AMRAAM missiles fired by PAF F-16 jets.
Priyanka taunts Modi over cloud cover remark
Priyanka Gandhi referred to a recent interview by Modi in which he said there was cloud cover over Balakot when the air strikes were being planned.
CAG blows holes in DRDO’s early warning planes
In a detailed report, the CAG has stated that the project is yet to be fully realised even though it was conceived in 2002, leaving gaps in the IAF’s air-surveillance capability.
'Fani' fury weakens, heavy rainfall predicted in Odisha, AP, Bengal, northeast: MHA
Rescuers belonging to the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), the Navy, Coast Guard, Army and Air Force have been deployed in a mass operations, closely monitored by the central government.
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