The MiG-27 crash occurred on a day when the Air Force Vice Chief expressed sympathy with the family of the pilots Squardon Leaders who lost their lives in a Mirage 2000 crash at the Bengaluru airport. Firstpost - Published
Indian Air Force MiG 27 crashes near Jodhpur, pilot safe. Air Force fighter aircraft capsized in Devlia village of Jodhpur. Army personnel have started reaching the spot on the spot after the incident...
An IAF official said, "A MiG-27 aircraft airborne for a training mission from Jaisalmer crashed at around 1810 hours near Pokhran Range. Pilot ejected safely. A Court of Inquiry will investigate the.. IndiaTimes - Published
A MiG-27 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed in an agriculture field in Jodhpur's Banad area during a routine mission Tuesday morning. The the pilot ejecting safely and no loss of life was.. IndiaTimes - Published
An Indian Air Force fighter jet MiG-27 crashed near Jodhpur's Deolia village, reports have said. The plane crashed during a routine mission and the Air Force has said that a court of inquiry will.. Firstpost - Published
An Indian Air Force (IAF) MiG-27 plane crashed Tuesday near Jodhpur in Rajasthan during a routine mission. The pilot ejected safely. The IAF has ordered a court of inquiry into the crash. The IAF still.. IndiaTimes - Published Also reported by •Deccan Herald •ANI News
General David L Goldfein, Chief of Staff of US Air Force flew in India’s indigenous light combat aircraft, the Tejas, this morning, in a special flight that took off from the Jodhpur Air Force.. DNA - Published
The last MiG-27 ML aircraft roared over Hasimara Air Force base in Bengal on Thursday for the last time as the IAF bade farewell to this legacy fleet in a function, a defence spokesperson said. IndiaTimes - Published Also reported by •All India Radio
The armed forces are facing a shortage of nearly 60,000 personnel with the Army topping the list with over 27,000 vacant posts, the government said today.
According to the details provided by.. Deccan Herald - Published
According to official figures, 14 squadrons of the MiG 21, MiG 27 and MiG 29 are due for retirement in the next 10 years which will bring down the fighter squadron strength to 19 by 2027 from the.. Rediff.com - Published
The Jodhpur Airport has been closed for flights since Friday afternoon when an Indian Air Force (IAF) fighter plane’s tyre burst while landing and then it got stuck on the runway. IndiaTimes - Published
Indian Air Force will celebrate Air Force Day on October 8. Prior to this, the Air Force trainee pilots showed amazing skills while performing aerobatic in the supersonic Sukhoi 30 at Jodhpur air base... DNA - Published
Drone deals for maritime surveillance in the wake of increased Chinese presence in Indian Ocean region and fighter jets under 'Make in India' are expected to be on top of the agenda during the visit of.. DNA - Published
Swedish arms major Saab on Friday announced its collaboration with the Adani group to manufacture Gripen fighter jets in India for the Indian Air Force.
The Saab-Adani partnership is the second.. Deccan Herald - Published
While the Indian army showed exemplary courage during Kargil war and recaptured all the posts from the enemy, the Indian Air Force (IAF) also played a significant role in supporting the army by.. DNA - Published
An Indian Air Forces MiG-23 training aircraft crashed near Jodhpurs Balesar on Thursday. Both pilots are ejected safely.
The MiG-23 UB trainer aircraft was on a routine sortie when it crashed.. Deccan Herald - Published
The Indian Air Force has finalised Ambala on the western front and Hashimara on the east as the two bases to house two squadrons of new Rafale fighter jets that would be arriving from France from 2019.. Deccan Herald - Published
India will get the first tranche of Rafale fighter jets from France in the next three years, Indian Air Force chief Arup Raha said on Saturday. "Rafale contract caters for delivery time between 36.. DNA - Published
*It's not yet official but a behind-the-scene competition has begun among the world's top aviation firms to convince the NDA government about the superiority of their fighter jets as the Defence.. Deccan Herald - Published
*The two squadrons of Rafale fighter jets would boost Indian Air Force's war fighting abilities; but the service would also face a big challenge in maintaining a complex inventory of eight different.. Deccan Herald - Published
The IAF is down to just 33 fighter squadrons - including 11 obsolete MiG-21 and MiG-27 squadrons slated for retirement - when at least 42 are required to keep the "collusive China-Pakistan threat" at.. IndiaTimes - Published
*Government has decided in principle to allow export of missile systems to certain countries who have friendly relationship with India, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said today.*
"The government.. Deccan Herald - Published
*Jodhpur, June 13 (ANI): Hours after a MiG-27 aircraft of the India Air Force (IAF) crashed near the Jodhpur Airbase in Rajasthan, Jodhpur Mayor Ghanshyam Ojha today called on the gram panchayat to.. ANI News - Published