Sortie(Search results - 11)
India27, Dec 2019, 10:52 AM
IAF’s Kargil hero MiG-27 to bid adieu to skies, to fly one last time today
After serving for 40 glorious years, fighter jet MiG-27 that played a crucial part in the Kargil war will be decommissioned today (December 27)
India8, Oct 2019, 2:48 PM
Air Force Day: Dakota Parshurama gifted by BJP MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar flies sortie
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Rajya Sabha member Rajeev Chandrasekhar had donated Dakota Parshurama to the Indian Air Force. The vintage aircraft flew a sortie on Air Force Day at the Hindon air base.
India6, Oct 2019, 10:54 AM
Rajnath Singh to meet French President Macron before receiving first Rafale jet
Defence minister Rajnath Singh is to meet French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris on October 8 before receiving the first Rafale jet manufactured for India. Singh is likely to fly a sortie of the Indian Rafale aircraft in France on the same day.
India19, Sep 2019, 1:52 PM
Rajnath’s LCA sortie: Why Onboard Oxygen Generating System is a boon for pilots
The DRDO has successfully completed the lab trials of OnBoard Oxygen Generating System (OBOGS), a technology used to supply oxygen to aircrew using bleed air from the aircraft’s engine
India2, Sep 2019, 6:52 PM
From Vikram Lander to Kulbhushan Jadhav case, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
India accepted the consular access extended by Pakistan to death-row convict Kulbhushan Jadhav and a senior Indian diplomat is meeting him on Monday, official sources said as tensions over Kashmir simmer between the two countries. IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman flew a joint sortie with Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa in MiG-21 fighter. In today's sortie, the two took off in the MiG-21 trainer from Pathankot and flew for 30 minutes. For the top stories of the day, watch MyNation in 100seconds.
India2, Sep 2019, 1:50 PM
Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman flies joint sortie with IAF chief
Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman and Air Force chief Marshal BS Dhanoa took off in a two-seater MiG-21 trainer from Pathankot and flew for 30 minutes
India17, May 2019, 5:50 PM
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
India17, Feb 2019, 9:21 PM
MHA sources debunk reports that govt stopped air sorties for soldiers, say flights have increased
Some in mainstream and social media had claimed that the government had exposed CRPF soldiers to danger before the Pulwama massacre by refusing to provide them aircraft.
India10, Feb 2019, 4:50 PM
Indian Air Force wins hearts again, this time by rescuing 538 people from heavy snowfall in J&K
The IAF launched the special sorties of C17 Globemaster and came into the assistance of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) aspirants, the locals and tourists who got stuck in the twin capital cities of Jammu and Srinagar
India1, Feb 2019, 12:41 PM
Bengaluru: IAF's Mirage 2000 aircraft crashes, both pilots dead
A Mirage 2000 trainer fighter aircraft crashed near HAL airport in Bengaluru, resulting in the death of both the pilots. The flight developed a technical snag and hit the wall near the LCA gate.