7 Dead in Air Force Helicopter Crash Near Lucknow
Jul 25, 2014
Indian Air Force Launches 3D Mobile Game
Jul 3, 2014
MiG-21 Crashes in Jammu and Kashmir, Pilot Dead
May 27, 2014
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 30, 2014
The Lok Sabha today condoled the death of seven Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel, including two officers, in a helicopter crash in Uttar Pradesh.
India | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Saturday July 26, 2014
An Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter crashed in Uttar Pradesh's Sitapur district today, killing all seven people on board.
Monday July 21, 2014
The Air Force was rapped by the CAG for "irregularities" in procurement of more than 100 expensive Mahindra Scorpio and Toyota Innova vehicles against the procurement provisions to replace existing ones.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 13, 2014
The Indian Air Force on Sunday scrambled fighter planes from its air base in Jodhpur after two commercial passenger aircraft sought to enter Indian territory from the Pakistan side using similar identification codes, sparking a security alert.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 5, 2014
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) today slapped a money laundering case against former IAF chief SP Tyagi and 20 others in the Rs 3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal to probe alleged kickbacks of Rs. 360 crore.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 3, 2014
Embarking on its first sortie in virtual world, the Indian Air Force today launched nation's first 3D mobile game in a bid to attract generation-next youth to pursue a career in the air force.
Press Trust of India | Thursday July 3, 2014
The game, Guardians of the Skies, is available for free for Android and will be available for iOS and Windows Phone later.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 29, 2014
Error in piloting is understood to have been found as the reason behind the crash of Air Force's C-130J Super Hercules aircraft in March in which five service personnel, including four officers, were killed near Gwalior.
India | Written by Nitin Gokhale | Sunday June 29, 2014
The Indian Air Force or IAF may lose its traditional conventional edge against Pakistan if the contract to buy 126 Rafale medium multi-role combat aircraft or MMRCA is not clinched immediately, senior IAF officials told Defence Minister Arun Jaitley ...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 13, 2014
Seeking to attract the youth, the Indian Air Force (IAF) is all set to launch a video game called 'Guardians of the Sky' in which players can carry out virtual attacks on enemy targets flying a Su-30MKI combat aircraft.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday June 2, 2014
IAF chief Arup Raha today met Prime Minister Narendra Modi and is believed to have briefed him on the operational preparedness of the force.
India | Edited by Swati Gupta (With inputs from PTI) | Tuesday May 27, 2014
A MIG-21 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force or IAF today crashed in Bijbehara area of Anantnag district in Kashmir, killing the pilot.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 30, 2014
Former Chief of the Air Staff Norman Anil Kumar Browne has been appointed as India's next Ambassador to Norway.
India | Reported by Nitin A Gokhale, Edited by Prasad Sanyal (with inputs from Agencies) | Friday March 28, 2014
Less than 10 minutes after it took off from Agra, one of the Indian Air Force's newest and sturdiest aircraft crashed near Gwalior, killing all five people on board.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 16, 2014
The theory that the missing Malaysian aircraft could have been hijacked for a 9/11-type attack on India was today debunked by the Indian Air Force (IAF) and strategic experts who said it would not have escaped detection had it entered the Indian air ...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 12, 2014
The Indian Air Force (IAF) today said it has kept its aircraft on standby for taking part in the search operations for locating the missing Malaysian plane with 239 people on board.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 2, 2014
India has to recover bank guarantee worth Rs 2,134 crore deposited in Italian banks after scrapping AgustaWestland VVIP chopper deal in which allegations of corruption against then IAF Chief SP Tyagi and others are being probed by CBI.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday February 24, 2014
A 32-year old Indian Air Force pilot attached to Sulur airbase near Coimbatore allegedly committed suicide in the Officer's Mess following reported quarrel with his wife whom he married just three months ago, police said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 6, 2014
The Indian Air Force (IAF) has deployed two of its helicopters equipped with large-size buckets to douse widespread fire in forests of Mount Japfu in Nagaland raging since January 31.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday January 29, 2014
The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Wednesday rescued 203 people stranded for two days in snow-hit areas of Kishtwar district in Jammu and Kashmir, a defence spokesman said.