France is aiming to secure a mega-contract from the Indian Navy for looking for fighter jets for its indigenous aircraft carrier Vikrant
Defence Jan 7, 2022, 10:18 AM IST
Pakistan’s Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed confirmed that the Chinese aircraft have been procured in response to India’s acquisition of 36 Rafale fighter jets from France.
Defence Dec 30, 2021, 2:01 PM IST
The contract was signed for five years, beginning 2023, which involves supplying critical avionics Line Replaceable Units (LRU), flight control computers and night flying LRUs.
Defence Dec 16, 2021, 12:08 PM IST
According to reports, the alleged theft took place when a consignment of new tyres of Mirage-2000 fighter jet and other air force equipment was being transported from the Bakshi Ka Talab air force station to the Jodhpur airbase.
Top Stories Dec 5, 2021, 2:07 PM IST
Investigators are trying to understand why would anyone steal a fighter aircraft tyre especially when it cannot be used on any roadworthy vehicle.
Defence Dec 3, 2021, 9:06 AM IST
The Defence Acquisition Council approved a capital acquisition proposal worth Rs 2,236 crore to acquire GSAT-7C satellite. The deal for 6.71 lakh AK-203 assault rifles is worth Rs 5000 crore.
Defence Nov 24, 2021, 12:37 AM IST
Group Captain Abhinanadan Varthaman was given Vir Chakra for his outstanding role in combating Pakistan Air Force’s F-16 fighter jet in 2019 during an aerial dogfight.
Defence Nov 22, 2021, 10:41 AM IST
The Indian Air Force will also perform an airshow on the 3.2 km long airstrip built on the Expressway, which will allow Indian Air Force fighter jets to land and take off in an emergency.
Top Stories Nov 16, 2021, 8:37 AM IST
On Friday, the Indian Air Force’s three Jaguar conducted trial run on the Expressway.
Defence Nov 13, 2021, 2:16 PM IST
Wing Commander Varthaman's MiG-21 fighter jet shot down a Pakistan Air Force F-16 in a dogfight
Defence Nov 3, 2021, 9:12 PM IST
During the second round of sea trials, a thorough performance check will be carried out.
Defence Oct 24, 2021, 5:03 PM IST
Indian Air Force fighter and transport aircraft on Thursday made perfect 'touchdown' landings on a 3 km stretch of the Barmer National Highway in Rajasthan in the presence of Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and Highway Minister Nitin Gadkari.
Defence Sep 9, 2021, 11:48 AM IST
"Looking at northern neighbours, we need niche technology built in-house. This is what will give us the maximum result and string surprises in the next conflict," the IAF chief said.
Defence Sep 8, 2021, 1:50 PM IST
The fighter jets that would 'touch-and-go' on the Barmer highway would include Sukhoi-30MKI and Jaguars. Besides, the Hercules C-130J transport aircraft will also attempt to land on the highway.
Defence Sep 6, 2021, 8:34 PM IST
An inquiry has been ordered to find out why the aircraft crashed.
Defence Aug 25, 2021, 6:57 PM IST