India plans to buy 21 MiG-29 jet fighters and possibly more from Russia, the RIA news agency cited the deputy director of Russia's federal service for military-technical cooperation as saying on.. Reuters India - Published
Grappling with a free fall in the number of its fighter squadrons amid the ongoing political dogfight over the Rafale deal, the IAF is now looking to acquire 21 MiG-29 jets lying in an unassembled,.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Indian Air Force is "very much alive" to emerging threats that could arise in the Indo Pacific region, Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa said Sunday, and asserted that his force was prepared to deal.. DNA - Published
A Russian-made MiG-29 fighter plane crashed during a training flight in Egypt on Saturday, Russia's state-controlled United Aircraft Corporation was quoted by RIA news agency as saying. DNA - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
The Indian Air Force's beast - MiG-29 - has gained in strength and ferocity after an upgrade, giving the force, which is battling a shortage of fighter aircraft, a much-needed boost, according to.. Firstpost - Published
The Indian Air Force is celebrating its 86th Anniversary on Monday. Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman was among the first ones to greet the force. The minister took to Twitter and with a.. DNA - Published
The Indian Air Force is celebrating its 86th Anniversary on Monday. From President Ram Nath Kovind to Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, several leaders greeted the force.
In case you are.. DNA - Published
The Indian Air Force is celebrating its 86th Anniversary on Monday.
Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman was among the first ones to greet the force. The minister took to Twitter and with a.. DNA - Published
Even at a full strength of 42 squadrons, the air force will not match the combined strength of China and Pakistan, Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa said on Wednesday stressing the need to enhance air.. DNA - Published
What will happen if a super sports car races with a fighter jet? Internet has found the answer and we are truly thrilled.
The 44-second-long clip shared by Indian Air Force veteran Air Marshal Anil.. DNA - Published
Different kind of BrahMos missile is under development, said MD and CEO of BrahMos Aerospace, Sudhir Mishra in Vadodara on Saturday. The missile with vertical trajectory to be used in mountains and.. DNA - Published
According to IAF sources, eight Tejas were deployed during the exercise and some of these had reported minor technical issues, adding each of the six Tejas had flown six sorties daily like any other.. IndiaTimes - Published
The Western Naval Command of the Indian Navy concluded a large scale operational exercise in the Arabian Sea. The three-week long exercise termed Exercise Paschim Leher tested and revalidated.. Deccan Herald - Published
India on Friday showcased its military prowess and a slice of its rich cultural heritage to the leaders of the ten South East Asian nations in a grandiose 90-minute long parade to mark the 69th.. Deccan Herald - Published
For the first time in the history of Independent India, the Republic Day parade will be attended by as many as 10 head of states next week.
Next week, ASEAN leaders will visit India to participate.. DNA - Published
A Navy fighter jet crash at the Dabolim airport on Wednesday forced an unprecedented one-hour delay in the Indian Super League football clash between ATK and FC Goa here.
The home match of ATK was.. 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
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today accused former Defence Minister A K Antony of creating a "logjam" over the Rafale fighter jet deal and asserted that the acquisition of the French aircraft has.. Deccan Herald - Published
The Indian Navy has just one aircraft carrier.The INS Vikramaditya carries just 26 unreliable MiG-29 fighters and 10 helicopters -- an insufficient capability to battle a serious foe. Rediff.com - Published
Eyeing a multi-billion dollar contract from the Indian Navy for the supply of fighter aircraft, Russian military aviation firm MiG on Sunday said it was not averse to the transfer of technology and.. Zee News - Published Also reported by •Deccan Herald
MiG CEO Ilya Tarasenko said his company would submit a detailed proposal to the Modi government shortly, detailing its readiness for the joint development of aircraft for the Navy to deepen its already.. IndiaTimes - Published
Distinguished scientist and Director General of BrahMos missile system division of the DRDO, Dr Sudhir Mishra, today said the country would require various military equipment worth USD 150 billion in.. DNA - 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
Russia is keen on selling its new fighter jet MiG-35 to India with the MiG corporations chief saying the country has evinced interest in the aircraft and talks were on to understand its.. Deccan Herald - Published
*New Delhi:* The Centre has directed wildlife wardens of elephant and tiger range states to take preventive measures to minimise death or injury to jumbos and other animals due to collision with.. Mid-Day - Published
*Ajmer:* A long-running family feud at the revered Ajmer sufi shrine culminated on Wednesday with the "sacking" of its spiritual head Syed Zainul Abedin, who was dubbed by his younger brother as an.. Mid-Day - Published
*New Delhi*: Late actor Om Puri's son has written a letter to President Pranab Mukherjee recalling his father's admiration for him.
Puri's son Ishaan also thanked Mukherjee for writing a condolence.. Mid-Day - Published
Serbian media said today that Vucic hopes his visit to Moscow on Monday will finalize a deal with Putin over a delivery of six MiG-29 fighter jets ahead of the April 2 presidential vote in Serbia. DNA - Published
*Flight operations were disrupted at the Mangaluru International Airport in Kenjar, near here, as the runway was shut for three-and -a-half hours on Tuesday afternoon after the rear tyres of a navy.. Deccan Herald - Published
A MIG 29 was diverted to Mangaluru airfield following a hydraulic emergency on Tuesday evening, said the Navy. The aircraft experienced a tyre burst during landing, making it unable to clear off the.. Oneindia - Published
*A MiG-29K fighter jet of Indian Navy made an emergency landing at Mangaluru airport due to a hydraulic failure and was stuck on the runway for several hours as it suffered a tyre burst.*
As many as.. Deccan Herald - Published
*Business Wire India*UEC is planning to hold talks with the representatives of the Indian armed forces, Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), and with Indian air companies potentially interested in.. Business Wire India - Published
*Indias military might and rich cultural diversity were in full display during the dazzling 68th Republic Day celebrations in the national capital which had Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohamed bin.. Deccan Herald - Published
Lt Gen Bipin Rawat on Saturday took over as the 27th chief of the 1.3 million strong Indian Army succeeding Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag, who retired after 42 years of service.
Air Marshal Birender Singh.. DNA - Published
*Lt Gen Bipin Rawat today took over as the 27th chief of the 1.3 million strong Indian Army succeeding Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag, who retired after 42 years of service.
Air Marshal Birender Singh.. Deccan Herald - Published
MOSCOW Vano Mikoyan, one of the developers of the MiG fighter jets for the Soviet and then Russian air force, has died at the age of 89, aircraft maker MiG said on Friday.Mikoyan is best-known for.. Firstpost - Published
The MiG 29 fighter came down close to the Admiral Kuznetsov carrier yesterday afternoon in the eastern Mediterranean after suffering from mechanical problems and plunged into the sea. MailOnline India - Published