Tag: Indian Air Force

Commanding Officer of first Rafale squadron transferred

The Commanding Officer of the first Rafale fighter squadron based in Ambala air force station in Haryana has been transferred to the headquarters of the...

Effective response to Pulwama attack showed India can take strong decisions for its troops: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday said by giving an “effective response” to the 2019 Pulwama attack, India set an example that it can...

Uttarakhand glacier burst: Working against hope, rescue team move ahead to clear tunnel at Tapovan

Even as hopes of finding survivors from the nearly 250-metre Intake Adit tunnel at Tapovan in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district faded, the rescue team pressed ahead...

Vaccines: Maldives & Bhutan will be first recipients of India’s vaccine gift

New Delhi: A consignment containing 100,000 doses of COVISHIELD vaccines and another consignment containing 150,000 doses of COVISHEILD vaccines will reach Maldives and Bhutan respectively...

IAF objects to Netflix movie, wants scenes withdrawn | India News

NEW DELHI: The IAF on Wednesday demanded “withdrawal” of certain scenes from an about-to-be-released Netflix movie, “AK vs AK”, after a trailer of it was...

Swarm drone system work fast-tracked to take on China’s air defence

NEW DELHI: India is accelerating plans to develop an air-launched swarm drone system designed to attack enemy advanced air defences, like the ones deployed by...

MARCOS deployed near Pangong Lake in eastern Ladakh, naval commandos to get new boats soon

NEW DELHI: Amid the ongoing stand-off between India and China, the Marine Commandos (MARCOS) of the Indian Navy have been deployed in the Pangong lake...

President Kovind boards first flight of Air India One for Chennai, to visit Tirumala today | India News

NEW DELHI: President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday boarded the first flight of the Air India One – B777 aircraft for Chennai for his visit...

Aviation will see recovery by early 2021: Hardeep Singh Puri

Minister of Civil Aviation Hardeep Singh Puri tells Prerna Katiyar in an interview the government will do whatever it can to save the sector. Edited...

BrahMos: India test-fires air launched version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile

New Delhi: In a display of its growing combat prowess, the Indian Air Force on Friday successfully test-fired an air launched version of the BrahMos...

US offers F-18 fighters to India for Naval requirement | India News

NEW DELHI: Seeking to develop further closer ties with India, the United States of America (USA) has offered its F-18 naval fighter jets for the...

VVIP chopper deal: Christian Michel had access to confidential info on transaction, says CBI

NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has claimed that Christian Michel, the alleged middleman in the VVIP chopper deal, had access to confidential...

Rafale leads ‘Vijay’ formation, IAF’s might on full display at 88th Air Force Day celebrations | India News

GHAZIABAD: The grandeur and might of the various types of aircraft in the Indian Air Force (IAF) were on full display on the occasion of...

Indian air force news: Indian Air Force well positioned to deal with any threat: Air chief RKS Bhadauria

NEW DELHI: The Indian Air Force is very “well positioned” to deal with any threat and very strong deployments have been made in all relevant...

Army gears up for winter in eastern Ladakh; biggest operation in decades to stock supplies

NEW DELHI: In its biggest military logistics operation in decades, the Indian Army has rushed tanks, heavy weaponry, ammunition, fuel, food and essential winter supplies...

IAF formally inducts Rafale jets: How ‘game-changer’ jets will boost India’s air power | India News

NEW DELHI: The first five Rafale fighters, dubbed “game-changers”, were formally inducted into the Indian Air Force on Thursday at a glittering ceremony in the...

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh expected to visit Russia next week to attend SCO meet

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is expected to visit Russia next week to attend a crucial meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) which is expected...

Sangam city to contribute in making Tejas MK1A fighters | India News

PRAYAGRAJ: At a time when the countrymen are in an upbeat mood after first five of 36 Rafale fighter been inducted in the Indian Air...

Indian consulate in Dubai to remain open to share info related to Kozhikode plane crash

DUBAI: The Indian Consulate in Dubai will remain open on Saturday to help those who need assistance to travel to Kerala and provide information about...

Indian Army prepares to maintain current strength in eastern Ladakh during winter months

NEW DELHI: The Indian Army is preparing to maintain its current strength of troops, tanks and other weaponry in all key areas in eastern Ladakh...

After arrival of Rafales, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh sends veiled warning to China

New Delhi: The arrival of five Rafale jets will make the IAF much stronger to deter any security challenge facing India and those seeking to...

Navy significantly expands deployment in Indian Ocean following border row with China: Sources | India News

NEW DELHI: The Indian Navy has deployed a large number of frontline warships and submarines in the Indian Ocean Region(IOR) in the wake of the...

Rafale fighter jet deal: A saga of political dogfight to celebratory touchdown

New Delhi: The touchdown of five Rafale jets on Indian soil on Wednesday caps years of intense political dogfight, with the ruling BJP projecting the...

Rafales land in Ambala: How ‘game-changer’ jets will boost India’s air power | India News

NEW DELHI: India’s first five Rafale fighters – 3 single-seat & 2 twin-seat – finally tore into its skies on Wednesday after a 7,000-km flight...

Indian Navy’s clear message to Beijing following escalation of border tension “registered” by China: Sources

New Delhi: The Indian Navy‘s clear message to Beijing through its aggressive deployment of almost all frontline warships and submarines in the Indian Ocean Region...