Tag Archives: Indian Air Force
India Bids Adieu To Marshal Of IAF Arjan Singh
Hundreds of people including Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and the three Service Chiefs bid a tearful adieu to Marshal of the Indian Air Force (IAF) Arjan Singh at a state funeral at Brar Square here on Monday. Arjan Singh, who led the air operations in the 1965 war with Pakistan, died at t..
Marshal Of IAF Arjan Singh Passes Away
Marshal of Indian Air Force Arjan Singh, who was on Saturday admitted to Army Hospital (R&R) here after a suspected massive heart attack and in a critical condition, has passed away, a defence official said. He was 98. The end came at 7.47 p.m., the official said. Prime Minister Narendra Modi..
Marshal Of The IAF Arjan Singh Suffers Massive Heart Attack, On Ventilator
Marshal of Indian Air Force (IAF) Arjan Singh was on Saturday suspected to have suffered a massive heart attack and was in a critical condition on ventilator support at the Army Hospital (R&R) here. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman visited the hospital's Intens..
CBI Files Chargesheet In Rs 3,726 Cr AgustaWestland Case
The CBI on Friday filed a chargesheet in Rs 3,726 crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper case against former Indian Air Force chief S.P. Tyagi and eight others. The agency submitted the 30,000-page chargesheet before special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) judge Arvind Kumar. Tyagi's cousin ..
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,..
‘Be Prepared For Uncalled Threat’: Warns Air Chief To IAF Personnels
Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa, the Chief of Air Staff, has written a personal letter to each officer in the Indian Air Force, asking them 'to be prepared for operations with our present holdings, at a very short notice'. Air Chief Marshal Dhanoa sent the letter on March 30 when the increasing numb..