Fighter Jet(Search results - 50)
India13, Jul 2019, 1:23 PM IST
Pakistan will not open airspace until India withdraws fighter jets from forward airbases, says official
Pakistan fully closed its airspace on February 26 after the Indian Air Force (IAF) fighter jets struck a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist training camp in Balakot following the Pulwama terror attack
India6, Jul 2019, 1:29 PM IST
First Rafale fighter jet to arrive in India in September, says French ambassador
French ambassador to India Alexandre Ziegler has stated that the first Rafale fighter aircraft will arrive in India in two months, 'perfectly on time'
India9, Jun 2019, 5:03 PM IST
Integration of Brahmos missiles on Sukhoi jets to be expedited
The integration of the missiles with the jets aims at reinforcing the combat capability of the Indian Air Force (IAF)
India31, May 2019, 5:13 PM IST
When the Air Force Chief trolled the Congress with Rafale replica
Facing a dipping number of fighter jets in India, PM Modi signed an SOS deal. In 2016, an inter-governmental deal was signed with France to purchase "ready-made" 36 Rafale aircraft from Dassault aviation.
India17, May 2019, 5:50 PM IST
In pics: Air chief BS Dhanoa flies MiG-21 Type 96 fighter jet
Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa flew a dual and three solo sorties while flying a MiG-21 Type 96 fighter jet at Sulur airbase
India14, May 2019, 9:38 AM IST
Why IAF may not consider Lockheed Martin's only-for-India F-21 jet deal
The Defence giant Lockheed Martin is trying to make this deal sound interesting for India, but it still has to face a stiff competition from other manufacturers based out of the US, Europe and Russia who are also pitching their latest fighter jet for this mega-deal
India3, May 2019, 1:14 PM IST
IAF conducts fighter aircraft operation in civil airfields
The aim was to use the civil airport in case of any eventuality, validate the fighter operations procedure, familiarise the crew and pilots about the Air Field and coordinate with civil agencies for these operations.
India10, Apr 2019, 4:14 PM IST
Supreme Court accepts controversial Hindu report as Bhushan's evidence against Rafale deal
In December, the apex court had rejected the petition that accused the government of deliberately procuring 36 Rafale fighter jets at an inflated price to help Anil Ambani’s newly formed defence firm get an offset contract with jet-maker Dassault Aviation.
Security13, Mar 2019, 8:31 PM IST
Pakistan sends fighter jets close to LoC, Indian Air Force on high alert
The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) jets were caught on Indian radars and preventive measures were taken. As the jets remained within Pakistani-controlled territory, they were not shot down.
India6, Mar 2019, 4:01 PM IST
Fake social media accounts with IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman's name spread Pakistan’s propaganda
These fake social media handles were also carrying his pictures and personal details in the bio. Some of the fake accounts also got thousands of followers within a few hours of creating them.
Security5, Mar 2019, 6:40 PM IST
IAF to power Sukhoi jets with same bombs that razed Jaish terror camp in Balakot
According to a senior IAF official, to enhance the firepower capacity of Sukhoi-30s it will be equipped with SPICE-2000. Currently, only Mirage-2000 fighter jets are capable of delivering these bombs.
India3, Mar 2019, 1:10 PM IST
After India, Pashtuns accuse Pakistan of using F-16 against civilians
The Pashtun leadership has called for a UN inquiry into the matter alleging that this was the latest misuse of the F-16 fighter jets, and that Pakistan has been consistently using them to harass the Pashtuns, who are not terrorists
India1, Mar 2019, 5:34 PM IST
Abhinandan Varthaman shows MiG-21 jets can take F-16s down, are no pushovers
Although MiG-21 fighter jets maybe old and ageing, they are still capable of taking down a much modern Pakistan's F-16. Defence experts have hailed Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman for his shoot down.
Entertainment1, Mar 2019, 3:12 PM IST
Celebs join the welcome celebrations for Wing Commander Abhinandan
Wing Commander Abhinandan will be released today at the Wagah Border after getting captured by the Pakistan army during aerial combat between Indian and Pakistani fighter jets.