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 | Saturday June 21, 2014
Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha today reviewed the Combined Graduation Parade of 193 flight cadets belonging to Pilot, Navigation and Ground Duty streams at Air Force Academy, Dundigal, near in Hydrabad.
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 | Friday June 6, 2014
Defence Minister Arun Jaitley was briefed on Friday by the Air Force on its operational preparedness and its immediate requirements such as 126 Rafale combat aircraft for carrying out its assigned tasks.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas (with PTI inputs) | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Union rural development minister Gopinath Munde, who died after a road accident in Delhi on Tuesday morning, will be cremated with full state honours in his native place today.
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.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday April 6, 2014
Australia on Sunday sent planes and ships to investigate signals detected by a Chinese ship in the hunt for a missing Malaysian jet.
Election 2014 | Reported by Sandeep Phukan; Edited by Mala Das | Sunday April 6, 2014
Senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde's supporters beat up a helicopter pilot in Beed in Maharashtra after he reportedly refused to defy rules.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 1, 2014
The Air Force has ruled out that the C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft could have crashed due to suspected counterfeit Chinese parts. The Air Force also said that it had already sent some of the equipment to the US for physical verification by...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 30, 2014
The black box of the C-130J transport aircraft that crashed near Gwalior on Friday has suffered damage.
India | NDTV.com | Friday March 28, 2014
The Indian Air Force's new C-130J aircraft crashed near Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh after taking off from Agra this morning. All five air force personnel on board were killed.
India | Nitin Gokhale | Friday March 28, 2014
The crash of Indian Air Force's C-130 J Super Hercules aircraft near Gwalior this morning has come as a big shock to military aviation specialists. A Court of Inquiry has been ordered by the Air Force to probe the reason behind the crash in which fiv...
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 | Saturday March 22, 2014
India today deployed two of its frontline surveillance aircraft in Kuala Lumpur to take part in the international search for the missing Malaysian airliner in the South Indian Ocean region.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday March 21, 2014
After objections raised by the defence forces, India today rejected China's request for permission to allow its four warships to enter Indian maritime zone to search for the missing Malaysian airliner.