Tag Archives: Indian Air Force
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..
IAF Officer Missing From Kolkata Command Hospital Since May 4
A serving air force officer has gone missing from the Command Hospital here, with his whereabouts still unknown to the family as also to the police a week after the disappearance. Fifty two-year-old Brajesh Kumar Shukla, a Junior Warrant Officer posted at the Jorhat air base, Assam, of the Indian..
1948 Made Dakota Aircraft To Arrive In India Soon
Rajya Sabha MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar's offer to the Union Government to hand over the 1948 made Douglas DC3 'Dakota' Aircraft to the Indian Air Force (IAF) that will arrive in India shortly, is now getting all the mandatory clearances. Speaking to IANS, the businessman-turned-lawmaker said the ai..
IAF Opens Recruitment Path For Women NCC Cadets With C Certificate
In a path-breaking step, the Indian Air Force for the first time is opening the NCC special entry route for women cadets of the Air Wing who hold a C level certificate. Applications will be accepted online. Recruitment to the three services through the Combined Defence Services (CDS) exam is a..
Four Die In Blast In Firecracker Factory
Ghaziabad: Four persons were killed and five injured on Friday when an explosion rocked a godown of a firecracker factory here, police said. The incident occurred in Farukh Nagar near the Hindon Indian Air Force station. The police said although the National Green Tribunal had ordered the clos..
Lakshya UAV Crash Lands In Odisha
An Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Lakshya of the Indian Air Force crashlanded in Odisha's Balasore district on Friday. The UAV crashlanded in an agricultural field at Chandamuhi village in Baliapal block. "There may be some technical reason behind the accident. A team of Defence Research and De..