Fighter Planes(Search results - 10)
WORLDSep 26, 2020, 11:27 AM IST
Watch: Photographer directs fighter planes mid-air, captures head-on pics
Ever wonder how head-on photos of fighter planes flying in formation are captured? All you need to do is sit on the open ramp of a military transport plane while the subjects follow close behind.
IndiaSep 10, 2020, 9:08 AM IST
Rafale fighter jets to be formally inducted into IAF on September 10
Union Defence minister Rajnath Singh and his French counterpart Florence Parly will be the chief guests for the event. The Rafale jets are India's first major acquisition of fighter planes in more than two decades.
IndiaJul 29, 2020, 2:31 PM IST
Rafale Fighter Jets Will Force Enemy To Think Hard, Says Abhijit Iyer-Mitra
The first batch of the French Rafale fighter jets touched down at Haryana’s Amala on July 29 after covering a distance of nearly 7,000 km to join the Indian Air Force fleet. These jets, which are India’s first major acquisition of fighter planes in over 2 decades, will introduce new capabilities in IAF's fighter fleet that will be unrivalled in the region. We asked Defence and Foreign Policy analyst Abhijit Iyer-Mitra if the induction of this omnirole fighter sends a strong message to China and Pakistan about India’s air power and defence preparedness and here’s what he had to say.
Feb 16, 2017, 10:43 AM IST
Aero India: Make in India on track, what about made for India?
A quick visit to the pavilions at the 11th Aero Show 2017 proves that defence is not all about fighter jets and aviator planes, though both are certainly on high display. But that is just the surface area. Beneath all the flashy exteriors are the nuts and bolts and wires - the true heart of any product, defence or otherwise.
Sep 23, 2016, 7:13 AM IST
India inks ₹58,000 crore-deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets with France
The deal was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his visiting French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian
May 7, 2016, 10:03 AM IST
Still negotiating for 'cheaper' Rafale deal: Parrikar
India is yet to finalise the Rafale fighter deal as the government is still renegotiating with France to "save a lot" of money, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said