F-16 jets

Lockheed Martin offers to export F-16 jets from proposed India facility

Lockheed Martin offers to export F-16 jets from proposed India facility

Randall Howard, who leads F-16 business development, has said Lockheed is offering to make India the sole F-16 production centre.

Aug 29, 2017, 19:52 PM IST

Pakistan admits relations with US under ''stress''

Adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz stated that relations with the United States have been under stress for the past three months because of conditions attached by Washington to the funding of F-16s sale.

May 13, 2016, 09:02 AM IST
F-16 fighter jets sold to Pakistan could be used against India: US lawmakers

F-16 fighter jets sold to Pakistan could be used against India: US lawmakers

Top US lawmakers have expressed concerns over the Obama Administration's decision to sell eight F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan.

Apr 28, 2016, 07:35 AM IST
India has arms deals with US, then why fuss over F-16 sale to Pakistan: Sartaj Aziz

India has arms deals with US, then why fuss over F-16 sale to Pakistan: Sartaj Aziz

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has `regretted` India’s objection to sale of eight F-16 Block-52 aircraft to Pakistan.

Feb 16, 2016, 11:02 AM IST
Ignoring India's protest, US government justifies decision on F-16 jets to Pakistan

Ignoring India's protest, US government justifies decision on F-16 jets to Pakistan

The US State Department has approved the sale, the Pentagon`s Defence Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) said Friday as it notified US Congress of the possible sale.

Feb 13, 2016, 23:17 PM IST

US to deliver eight F-16 aircrafts to Egypt

 The United States will deliver eight F-16 fighter jets to Egypt as a part of its ongoing military support to Egypt.

Jul 31, 2015, 05:53 AM IST
Turkey launches heaviest air strikes on PKK since campaign began: Official

Turkey launches heaviest air strikes on PKK since campaign began: Official

Turkish fighter jets launched their heaviest assault on Kurdish militants in northern Iraq overnight since air strikes began last week, a government official said, hours after President Tayyip Erdogan said a peace process had become impossible.

Jul 29, 2015, 14:10 PM IST

Turkish F-16 jets scramble to intercept Syrian jets

Four Turkish F-16 fighter jets scrambled Saturday to intercept two Syrian warplanes which approached southern Turkey, the Turkish military said.

Feb 09, 2014, 07:42 AM IST

US suspends delivery of F-16s to Egypt: Pentagon

The United States has decided not to go ahead with plans to supply Egypt with an additional four F-16 fighter jets due to unrest gripping the country, the Pentagon said on Wednesday.

Jul 24, 2013, 23:51 PM IST

US to upgrade Taiwan F-16s, not sell new ones

The move is aimed at improving
Taiwan`s ability to defend itself, while assuaging China`s
concern over the arms sales.

Sep 19, 2011, 14:25 PM IST

US, China talk on Taiwan as jet decision nears

US officials have said that they will decide by October 01 on whether to sell F-16 jets to Taiwan.

Jul 30, 2011, 08:53 AM IST

Pak negotiating for 14 more F-16 jets: PAF chief

Pakistan is negotiating with
the US to get fourteen F-16 combat jets in addition to the 18
fighters whose delivery will begin later this year, air force
chief Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman said on Saturday.

Mar 27, 2010, 20:14 PM IST