Indian Air Force(Search results - 179)
DefenceSep 21, 2021, 10:49 PM IST
Air Marshal VR Chaudhari to be new Indian Air Force chief
Air Marshal Chaudhari, who is currently holding the charge of IAF’s vice chief will replace Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria, who is set to retire on September 30.
DefenceSep 9, 2021, 5:10 PM IST
IAF boosts its firepower; inducts medium-range SAM air defence system
MR-SAM, a quick-reaction, high-response, a vertically-launched supersonic missile designed to hit adversary's aircraft, missiles, guided bombs and helicopters.
DefenceSep 9, 2021, 11:48 AM IST
IAF gets new Emergency Landing Field 40 Km from Pakistan border on Barmer Highway (WATCH)
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.
DefenceSep 8, 2021, 7:25 PM IST
Process for integrated theatre command begins months after CDS-IAF chief spat; 3 commanders to be nominated
Theatre commanders will be appointed after the government's approval. The theatre commanders will be tasked to form the theatre command, a top source in the government establishment said.
DefenceSep 8, 2021, 1:50 PM IST
350 aircraft to be bought in next 2 decades, AMCA prototype by 2025: IAF chief
"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.
India NewsAug 31, 2021, 2:05 PM IST
IAF does an 'Elephant Walk' with 75 fighter aircraft (PHOTOS)
As part of the celebration of 75 years of Independence from British rule, the Indian Air Force on Tuesday carried out an 'Elephant Walk' with a fleet of 75 fighter aircraft.
DefenceAug 24, 2021, 3:16 PM IST
Lockheed Martin gets contract to keep India's C-130J Super Hercules in shape
Teams from Lockheed Martin, who built the C-130J Super Hercules aircraft, will handle the program, engineering and logistics support requirements needed to sustain the Indian Air Force fleet.
World NewsAug 22, 2021, 1:03 PM IST
Everything is over, says Afghan Sikh MP rescued from Kabul by India
The Afghan MP said that the Taliban wanted Afghan nationals to stay back and assured their safety. However, Narinder Singh Khalsa said, that it was difficult to reconcile with the decision considering that there are "thousands of variants" of the Taliban in the country.
World NewsAug 21, 2021, 1:53 PM IST
Over 150, mostly Indians, abducted by insurgents near Kabul Airport; Taliban denies report
Reports claim that the abducted people have been taken to an unknown place and their phones have also been confiscated.
World NewsAug 21, 2021, 12:14 PM IST
Indian Air Force's special flight evacuates over 85 Indians from Kabul: Sources
According to reports, the jet took off from Kabul and stopped in Tajikistan for refuelling on Saturday. Indian government authorities assisted in the evacuation of the Indian people in Kabul.
Top StoriesAug 20, 2021, 12:38 PM IST
Taliban target Indian consulates; MEA updates 24x7 special Afghanistan cell
India has asked its nationals in Afghanistan, who seek assistance, to contact its special cell immediately amid speculation that an Indian Air Force C-17 Globemaster transport aircraft is likely to take off today from Kabul for New Delhi.
Top StoriesAug 18, 2021, 2:06 PM IST
Centre will bring back all stranded Indians from Afghanistan: Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia
“The Indian government will bring its citizens back to their homes from Afghanistan, like we did in the Vande Bharat Mission, through Air India and the Indian Air Force (IAF) planes, whichever way is possible,” Scindia told reporters in Madhya Pradesh's Shajapur, where he reached as part of his 'Jan Ashirwad Yatra'.
World NewsAug 16, 2021, 9:48 PM IST
IAF C-17 Globemaster in Kabul to bring back remaining Indians: Sources
As per sources, an IAF C-17 Globemaster landed in Kabul on Sunday and evacuated Indians from the war-torn country. However, neither MEA nor the defence ministry confirmed the evacuation drive.
Top StoriesAug 14, 2021, 6:17 PM IST
Independence Day at the Red Fort will be unlike other years; here is why
With India celebrating its 75th year of Independence, a flower petal shower over the ramparts of the Red Fort by two Indian Air Force Mi-14 1V choppers in Amrut formation, a separate block for Corona warriors, and the presence of 32 Olympic winners would be highlights of this year's Independence Day.