Air Force plane crashes near Pune
Dec 13, 2011
After Monday's crash, Sukhoi fleet grounded
Dec 2, 2009
India | Reported by Nitin Gokhale; Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Wednesday October 22, 2014
India has grounded its entire Sukhoi-30 fleet and each aircraft is undergoing a thorough technical check following a recent crash near Pune - both pilots had ejected safely and were not injured.
India | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Wednesday October 15, 2014
A Sukhoi-30-MKI - India's mainstay fighter jet - crashed 20 km from Pune on Tuesday evening; fortunately, both pilots ejected safely from the plane which had taken off from the air force base in Pune for a training sortie.
World | Associated Press | Monday May 13, 2013
A Yemeni military plane on a training exercise exploded in mid-air over the country's capital on Monday, killing the pilot and slamming into a residential neighborhood, according to an army official.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 19, 2013
A Sukhoi 30 aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) today crashed in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer district but both the pilots bailed out safely.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 18, 2012
Indonesian investigators blamed human error on Tuesday for a Sukhoi jet crash that killed all 45 onboard an exhibition flight that slammed into a Javanese volcano in May.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 28, 2012
Indonesia has certified Russian-made Sukhoi civilian jets as airworthy, allowing the export of the planes to the booming aviation market despite a pending probe into a crash that killed all 45 onboard.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday May 16, 2012
Indonesian special forces have found the voice-and-data recorder of a new Russian passenger jet that slammed into a jagged, mist-shrouded cliff on a dormant volcano, an official said on Wednesday.
World | Associated Press | Monday May 14, 2012
Indonesian special forces traversed the sheer slope of a volcano to try to reach the voice and flight data recorder of a new Russian-made passenger jet that crashed during a demonstration flight for potential buyers.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 14, 2012
Flight recorders of the Russian Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ-100) that crashed in Indonesia killing 45 people, were found on Sunday in a deep gorge but will be brought out on Monday, officials said.On Sunday, the Indonesian special police force also foun...
World | Associated Press | Saturday May 12, 2012
Clearer weather finally allowed Indonesian helicopters to land Saturday and retrieve some remains of the 45 people aboard a Russian-made plane that crashed into a volcano during a demonstration flight.
World | Associated Press | Friday May 11, 2012
Search teams found at least 10 bodies on Friday near where a Russian-made jetliner crashed into the side of an Indonesian volcano whi
World | Reuters | Thursday May 10, 2012
A rescue team found several bodies but no survivors on Thursday in the wreckage of a Russian plane that crashed into a mountain in Indonesia during an exhibition flight with 45 people on board.
World | Agence France Presse | Thursday May 10, 2012
All of the dozens aboard a Russian Sukhoi passenger jet flying on a sales promotion trip in Indonesia were killed when the plane slammed into a mountain, officials said on Thursday.
World | Reuters | Thursday May 10, 2012
Wreckage of a Russian Sukhoi aircraft with about 50 people on board was found on Thursday strewn on a steep ridge on a mountain south of the Indonesian capital where it crashed during a demonstration flight. There was no sign of survivors.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 10, 2012
The Sukhoi Superjet 100, the Russian jet which has gone missing in Indonesia, is a brand new passenger plane built by Russia in a bid to lift its civil aviation industry from a post-Soviet crisis.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday March 19, 2012
The Indian Air Force (IAF) lost 33 combat jets in the last four years, 27 of them MiGs of various variants, parliament was informed on Monday. Ten helicopters also crashed during this period. Twenty-six defence personnel, including 13 pilots, lost th...
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 13, 2011
A frontline Sukhoi jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed near Pune today but the two pilots bailed out to safety, an officer said.
India | Nitin Gokhale | Thursday December 3, 2009
Less than 10 days ago India's Supreme Commander flew in Sukhoi fighter jet. Now, the entire fleet of Sukhoi 30s has been grounded as a standard operating procedure.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday December 2, 2009
Two days after a Sukhoi fighter jet crashed, the second this year, the Indian Air Force has grounded its entire fleet of 100 SU-30 aircraft.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 8, 2009
The Sukhoi crash on April 30 in Rajasthan on Wednesday caused an uproar in the Rajya Sabha, forcing Defence Minister A K Antony to speak.