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IAF has unprecedented response power with C-130J, Mi-17s: Browne

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 31, 2013, 00:20

NAK Browne said that the acquisition of assets such as the C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft and Mi-17 V5 helicopters had given "unprecedented response" capabilities to IAF.

IAF rejects `extravagant` HAL basic trainer aircraft project

Last Updated: Friday, October 04, 2013, 23:07

Pushing for the procurement of a foreign basic trainer aircraft for its rookie pilots, IAF on Friday, however, rejected a similar indigenous plane being developed by HAL saying public money cannot be wasted on such "extravagant" projects.

Air Chief Marshal NAK Browne pitches for common pay commission for armed forces

Last Updated: Friday, October 04, 2013, 22:36

Air Chief Marshal NAK Browne on Friday pitched for a common pay commission for armed forces and said it must have representation from their side.

Stage set for changes in top hierarchy of Pakistani military

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 01, 2013, 19:10

In a precursor to the appointment of the next Pakistan Army chief, a proposal for appointing a new chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee has been sent to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, media reports said today.

IAF chief`s China visit likely only next year

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 03, 2013, 21:57

India is likely to send the Air Force Chief to China only next year, in effect meaning that the incumbent Air Chief Marshal NAK Browne would not be able to undertake the visit as was earlier proposed.

IAF Chief`s visit to China not called off: AK Antony

Last Updated: Monday, September 02, 2013, 14:29

Defence Minister A K Antony on Monday made it clear that the IAF Chief`s planned visit to China has not been called off amid indications that the schedule is now expected to be reworked.

Air Chief to inaugurate ISAM conference in B`lore

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 12:18

The 53rd annual conference of Indian Society of Aerospace Medicine here will be inaugurated by Air Chief Marshal N A K Browne on August nine.

Air Marshal Arup Raha to take over as IAF Vice Chief

Last Updated: Sunday, June 30, 2013, 18:19

Veteran fighter pilot Air Marshal Arup Raha will take over as Vice Chief of Air Staff succeeding Air Marshal D C Kumaria, who retired on Sunday.

Air Force on high growth path: IAF chief

Last Updated: Friday, May 03, 2013, 00:23

Indian Air Force (IAF) is on a "high growth path" and in the process of acquiring multi- spectral strategic capabilities, Air Chief Marshal N A K Browne today said.

Chopper deal accused cannot leave country without CBI permission

Last Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013, 20:44

CBI said former Air Chief S P Tyagi and other accused in case relating to kickbacks in the Rs 3,600 crore VVIP helicopter deal will have to take permission of the agency before leaving the country.

Air Chief Browne to open Commanders` meet on Mar 8

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 06, 2013, 15:07

This will be the Air Chief`s first visit in this capacity to MC in Nagpur. The conference will be held at Vayusena Nagar here.

Dragging Rahul Gandhi into chopper deal baseless: Antony

Last Updated: Saturday, February 16, 2013, 21:15

Defence Minister A.K. Antony Saturday described as baseless allegations that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi was involved in the $750 million VVIP chopper deal.