Tag Archives: Indian Air Force
Russia-India Talk On Buying New Generation MiG-35s
As the new generation Mig-35 fighter, touted as being superior to the US F-35, made its public debut at the MAKS Aerospace Exhibition, its Russian makers say talks are on with India for buying the jet. In the partially cloudy sky at the Zhukovsky airport, the 4++ generation jet roared through its..
IAF Rescues 3 Persons From Flood Hit Siyani Village, Limbdi
Indian Air Force(IAF) helicopters came into action on Sunday to rescue three persons from Siyani village of Limbdi Taluka floods in Gujarat. Defence spokesperson Wing Commander Abhishek Matiman said as soon as they received call from the state administration, the MI-17V5 helicopter reached the sp..
IAF Keeps Four Mi-17s Ready For Rescue Operations In Odisha
The Indian Air Force has kept four Mi-17 helicopters ready for rescue and relief operations in Odisha where heavy rains triggered flash floods in parts of Rayagada and Kalahandi districts, a defense statement said on Sunday. "Four helicopters are on standby awaiting weather clearance," said the D..
Search On For Missing IAF Chopper In Arunachal
A massive ground search operation is on for the second day on Wednesday in Arunachal Pradesh for a missing Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter with three operating crews on board, an official said. "Rescue teams from the Army, Indo-Tibetan Border Police along with state police were trekking through..
What Is India-Israel MRSAM Missile Deal ?
In April this year, India had signed nearly $2 billion missile defence contract with Israel for supplying advanced Medium-range surface-to-air missile systems (MRSAM) to India. Israel Aerospace Industries, the company that would supply the missile defence systems to India, also said it would prov..
3 Assam Youths Arrested In Pathankot
Punjab Police has arrested three young men in Pathankot district on the basis of suspicion, police said on Wednesday. All three belong to Assam, sources said. The arrests were being linked to the Monday recovery of an abandoned bag containing three Army uniforms. The bag was left on Defence Road ..
Search For Missing Sukhoi-30 Underway; China Denies Any Information
Search for the Indian Air Force's (IAF) Sukhoi-30 MKI fighter plane that went missing with two pilots in Assam continued today, a day after it lost radar and radio contact, a defence spokesman said. Search operations were on in the areas where the plane lost contact with the Tezpur Salonibari Air..
No Information About Sukhoi, Hope India Avoids Disturbing Peace: China
China on Wednesday warned India not to disturb peace in the border area while searching for its missing Sukhoi-30 fighter jet that disappeared along the Indo-China border a day ago. Beijing also said it had no information about the fighter jet. "As for the situation you mentioned, I have no re..
Pakistan In War Mode? Pak Flies Fighter Jets Near Siachen
The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Wednesday categorically denied that Pakistan Air Force (PAF) jets violated Indian airspace in Siachen. Reports in Pakistan media claimed that the PAF flew fighter jets near the Siachen Glacier and made 'forward operating bases' operational. According to Pakistani ..
IAF Sukhoi-30 Fighter Jet Goes Missing Near Indo-China Border
A Sukhoi fighter jet of the Indian Air Force went missing near Tezpur in Assam today, IAF sources said. The Su-30 aircraft was on routine training mission when it lost radar and radio contact approximately 60 km north of Tezpur, they said. The Russia-made fighter jet, with two pilots on board,..