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IAF's ALH Dhruv makes precautionary landing in Gujarat's Kevadia
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Rajnath Singh attends Combined Commanders' Conference
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Watch: IAF participates in Sri Lanka Air Force’s 70th anniversary celebrations
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IAF participates in 70th anniversary of Sri Lankan Air Force
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IAF launches precision strike to mark 2nd anniversary of Balakot operation
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Uttarakhand Glacier burst: Navy Divers measure depth of lake formed in Chamoli| Oneindia News
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Watch: Operation launched by Indian Navy-IAF to measure depth of glacial lake
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Watch: Navy divers, in IAF helicopter, measure glacial lake depth in Tapovan
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Watch: Indian Air Force marks 50 yrs of 1971 India-Pakistan war with mega show
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Air show organised in Coimbatore to mark 50 years of Indo-Pak war of 1971
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Watch: 4 HELINA anti-tank missiles launched from ALH Dhruv helicopter
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HELINA anti-tank missiles successfully launched from ALH Dhruv helicopter in Rajasthan|Oneindia News
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'Pakistan’s plan didn't factor in airpower': IAF chief on Battle of Longewala
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Pak's plan was brilliant, but didn't factor in airpower: IAF Chief on Battle of Longewala
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IAF marks 2nd Balakot anniversary with long-range precision strike mission
IAF carries out long-range precision strike against practice target to mark Balakot anniversaryThe Indian Air Force carried out a long-range precision strike against a practice target to mark the second anniversary of the Balakot Operations, sources said on Saturday. The strike was carried out..
IAF contingent reaches Colombo for SLAF celebrations
IAF gifts 1971 war helicopter to Bangladesh, gets F-86 fighter as return gift"To mark the Golden Jubilee of 1971 War of Liberation, IAF chief RKS Bhadauria gifted a legacy Alouette III helicopter to the Bangladesh Air Force. Bangladesh Air Force chief too gifted an F-86 Sabre..
Rajnath Singh salutes IAF on 2nd anniversary of Balakot air strikes
IAF chief embarks on four-day visit to BangladeshBhadauria's Bangladesh counterpart Air Chief Marshal Masihuzzaman Serniabat was in India earlier this month and represented his country at the Chiefs' of Air Staff Conclave 21 at Air Force Station..
Navy team measures depth of glacial lake in Uttarakhand's TapovanIn a joint operation, an Indian Air Force Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) winched Navy's divers to measure the depth of a glacial lake formed upstream of Tapovan in Uttarakhand following the..
IAF withdraws Jammu airport closure order; restricted flight operations during runway resurfacing workThe flight operations to and from Jammu airport would be restricted to seven hours for 41 days from March 10 as the Indian Air Force withdrew its earlier order proposing complete closure of the airport..
Longewala not won by infantry alone, air power played key role: IAF book
Rafale has caused worries in China's camp, says IAF ChiefAsserting that India has made adequate deployments at the China border to deal with the ongoing conflict with Beijing, IAF Chief RKS Bhadauria on Thursday said that the induction of Rafale aircraft has..
Increase in capital outlay of Defence amid pandemic is huge step, says IAF Chief"We all know the pandemic effect and its impact on the economic scenario. To get this level (Rs 20,000 cr) increase in capital outlay, it's a huge step by government to provide that kind of budgetary..
Aero India 2021: Less foreign planes on display, Made in India dominate the showOn Tuesday, the flying display was mainly dominated by IAF fleet aircraft along with the ones development by HAL like Light Utility Helicopters.
IAF will focus on Rs 1.3 lakh crore deal for 114 fighter jetsThe Air Force had been undertaking one fighter aircraft project at a time and now its 83 LCA Mark 1A fighters have been cleared by the Cabinet Committee on Security led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi..
3 more Rafale fighter jets from France arrive in IndiaThree more Rafale fighters touched down in India from France on Wednesday evening, to add to the eight such Omni-role jets already inducted by the IAF. The three Rafales were..
More firepower to IAF, 3 more Rafales to be added to fleetThe three Rafale combat aircraft, manufactured by French company Dassault Aviation, took off from Istres in France on Wednesday. The Indian Embassy in France tweeted that three more Rafale jets have..
Bangladesh contingent, Rafale & Ladakh tableau debutA 122-member Bangladesh contingent, two IAF women pilots, newly acquired multi-role fighter aircraft Rafales, troops deployed in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands and a tableau of newly constituted UT of..
Two IAF women pilots break glass ceiling, script history at R-Day paradeTwo IAF women officers broke the glass ceiling on Tuesday by becoming the first women pilots to participate in the Republic Day parade — one at Rajpath and the other over Rajpath.
Flight Lieutenant Swati Rathore: First woman pilot to lead flypast on Republic DayFlight Lieutenant Swati Rathore is all set to script history by becoming the first woman pilot to lead flypast on Republic Day. She will be flying the Mi-17 V5 with IAF flag in a formation of four..
All about Swati Rathore, first woman to lead Republic Day parade flypastIAF Flight Lieutenant Swati Rathore is all set to script history by becoming the first woman to lead the flypast at the Republic Day parade.
Air Force Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria warns China against aggression, makes this BIG statementIAF Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria on Saturday issued a stern warning to Beijing asserting that India can also urn aggressive if China will do so.
IAF ready to tackle any challenge from Leh to Kanyakumari, says Rafale pilot"IAF is ready to undertake any challenge from Leh to Kanyakumari. The Rafale fleet is ready to undertake any operation. Rafale is not only able to operate in different parts of the county but across..
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If China can get aggressive at LAC, so can we: IAF chiefThe Indian Air Force (IAF) chief RKS Bhadauria on Saturday said that eight Rafale aircrafts have already arrived in India and another three are expected by the end of January. The Air Chief Marshal..
CDS Gen Bipin Rawat to fly in a French Rafale fighterIn the ongoing Indo-French wargames Desert Knight-21, Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat will undertake a sortie in the French Rafale fighters on Thursday. "The CDS would be briefed about..
With Bangladesh in focus, IAF's vintage Dakota to fly past this Republic DayThis is only the third time in India's history that any foreign military contingent has been invited to participate in the Republic Day parade.
Who is Bhawna Kanth, the first woman fighter pilot to take part in Republic Day parade?Kanth will be a part of the IAF tableau that will showcase mock-ups of the light combat aircraft, light combat helicopter and Sukhoi-30 fighter jet.
Newly-inducted Rafale jets to participate in Republic Day parade for first timeIn all, 38 IAF aircraft and four planes of the Indian Army will participate in the flypast on January 26.
Indian, French Rafale fighters to take part in joint combat exercise this weekIndia is going to deploy its new Rafale fighters against French Rafales for a joint exercise called “Desert Knight” at Jodhpur this week, in the first such high-voltage combat manoeuvers for the..
#ShauryaStories: Remembering the hero of 1965 war - Marshal of Indian Air Force Arjan SinghAn icon of the Indian military history, Singh had led a young IAF into the 1965 war, when he was just about 44 years old.
Made in India Tejas better than China-Pak's JF-17 fighter jet: IAF ChiefIAF Chief Bhadauria called it a big step for military aviation that would set up the entire ecosystem and give a boost to the indigenous industry.
Centre clears Rs 48,000 crore deal to buy 83 Tejas fighter jets for IAFThe deal would be a major boost for the IAF and help it to arrest the fall in the number of its fighter aircraft squadrons.
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2 IAF surgeons to leave for Russia on Jan 17 to get training for Gaganyaan space crew careTwo flight surgeons with the Indian Air Force will soon leave for Russia for an advanced training in space medicine in order to take care of the four gagannauts who are being trained for the Gaganyaan..
US curbs loom, but India works to induct Russia S-400 systemsUndeterred by the threat of US sanctions, India is going full steam ahead with its induction plan for the advanced S-400 Triumf surface-to-air missile systems from Russia. Ahead of the deliveries..
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IAF on stand-by to help deliver vaccines
IAF, commercial airlines to provide transportation facilities for country-wide Covid-19 vaccination driveIn support of the Covid-19 vaccination drive, the Indian Air Force and commercial airliners would be used extensively to deliver the two vaccines across the country.
India likely to finalise $2.5 billion deal to procure 56 transport aircraft for IAFIndia is likely to finalise in the next few months a mega deal to procure 56 transport aircraft for the Indian Air Force at a cost of $2.5 billion, official sources said on Tuesday. The..
Army joins Indian Air Force, NDRF to douse fire in Dzukou valleyOn December 31, CM N Biren Singh did an aerial survey to take stock of the wildfire that broke out at Dzuko valley in the last week of December 2020.
China has heavily deployed missiles, radars along LAC: IAF chief RKS BhadauriaThe Chinese Air Force has deployed its indigenous fighter jets along with the Russian-origin SU-30 close to Indian territory in Tibet.
India needs to enhance overall capability to deal with future security challenges: IAF ChiefAir Chief Marshal Bhadauria said the Chinese military resorted to heavy deployment of military systems like surface-to-air missiles and radars but added that India has also taken steps to deal with the..
Pakistan a pawn in Chinese policy, serious conflict with India not good for Beijing: IAF chief
Six new 'eyes in the sky' for IAF to be built by DRDO on Air India planesn a major boost for the indigenous defence industry, India is going to make six new Airborne Early Warning and Control planes to be developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on..
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Delhi HC stays CIC order directing IAF to provide information about PM's foreign visitsThe Delhi high court on Friday stayed the operation of a Central Information Commission (CIC) order directing the Indian Air Force to provide information regarding Special Flight Returns (SRF)-II,..
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IAF to HC: Can’t give info on PM’s flights under RTI
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