India News | Written by Vishnu Som | Monday September 14, 2015
"When I stopped firing, (his) aircraft exploded, and I could not help flying through the fireball."
World News | Reuters | Monday June 16, 2014
Pakistani fighter jets pounded North Waziristan on Monday, a day after the army announced the start of a full-scale drive to flush Islamist insurgents out of the volatile region bordering Afghanistan.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Sunday June 15, 2014
Pakistani fighter jets launched air strikes on Sunday against militant hideouts in the country's troubled northwest, killing at least 80 insurgents including those linked to a brazen attack on Karachi airport, the military said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 25, 2013
Against the backdrop of a spike in tensions with India, the Pakistani military is conducting a combat exercise involving fighter jets and ground troops with a top General saying the armed forces were "well prepared" to defend the country's sovereignty and integrity.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 7, 2012
With an eye to India, Pakistan Monday received the last of 18 F-16 fighter jets from the US.The Dawn reports the primary consideration for purchasing the new aircraft was to improve the fighting capability of Pakistan Air Force (PAF) vis-à-vis the Indian Air Force.The last F-16D Block 52 aircraft as well as the first two of the upgraded fighter je...
World News | Jane Perlez, The New York Times | Friday May 20, 2011
China has agreed to immediately provide 50 JF-17 fighter jets to Pakistan, a major outcome of a visit by Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani to Beijing this week, Pakistani officials said Thursday. China and Pakistan have jointly produced the JF-17 aircraft, but the new planes would be equipped with more sophisticated avionics, the officials said. Th...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 5, 2010
India will operationalise a new airfield for its fighter jets in the Rajasthan desert along the borders with Pakistan in an effort to bridge the air defence gap in the western sector.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 5, 2009
The Pakistan Air Force on Saturday kicked off a special war game focussed on using fighter jets and drones.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 20, 2009
Fighter jets struck Taliban hideouts at Sarwakai and Madiyan in South Waziristan during early morning strikes.
World News | NDTV Correspondent | Saturday May 9, 2009
Fighter jets and helicopter gunships have pounded the Taliban occupied region. More troops are likely to join the offensive.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 9, 2009
Pakistani fighter jets and helicopter gunships on Friday pounded militant hideouts in the restive Swat valley.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 7, 2009
Unleashing an all-out war on the Taliban, Pakistani fighter jets on Thursday pounded militant positions in tribal belt.
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 29, 2009
Pakistan on Tuesday mounted a major offensive against Taliban in Buner, using fighter jets to pound their hideouts.