F-16s

US wants Pakistan to have dialogue with neighbours

 The United States wants Pakistan to have dialogue with its neighbours to resolve differences, a top State Department official has said underlining that the country's ties in the region have seen "some ups and downs".

Apr 30, 2016, 09:44 AM IST
Video: Turkey shoots down Russian SU-24 fighter jet on Syria border

Video: Turkey shoots down Russian SU-24 fighter jet on Syria border

Turkish warplanes on Tuesday shot down a Russian SU-24 fighter jet near the Syrian border, threatening a major spike in tensions between two key protagonists in the four-year Syria civil war.

Nov 24, 2015, 20:19 PM IST

Obama unblocks delivery of F-16s to Egypt

US President Barack Obama has approved the delivery of a dozen F-16 aircraft to Egypt that had been frozen after a military-led takeover.

Apr 01, 2015, 00:50 AM IST

Obama lifts block on delivery of F-16s to Egypt: White House

US President Barack Obama told Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Tuesday he will allow the delivery of a dozen F-16 aircraft which had been blocked following alleged abuses.

Apr 01, 2015, 00:31 AM IST

Boeing turns F-16s into drones

US multinational aerospace and defence corporation Boeing said it has converted ageing F-16 fighter jets into drones.

Sep 25, 2013, 23:48 PM IST

US deploying Patriots, F-16s: Jordan

Jordanian officials on Wednesday said that the US will deploy anti-missile batteries and F-16 jet fighters in the kingdom to bolster its defense capabilities in the face of a Syrian attack.

Jun 05, 2013, 20:56 PM IST

Dutch use F-16s to pursue criminal suspect

Talk about overkill. The Dutch air
force says two of its F-16 jet fighters tried to help police
chase a criminal suspect.

Jan 13, 2012, 23:13 PM IST

F-16s scrambled as US marked 9/11 anniversary

F-16 fighter jets scrambled twice after reports of air passengers acting suspiciously on two flights.

Sep 12, 2011, 13:06 PM IST

F-16s to Islamabad to prevent Indo-Pak N-war?

Contrary to India’s perception, Pakistan did not gain much from F-16 deal with US.

May 30, 2011, 09:54 AM IST

Pakistan negotiating for more F-16s with US

Pakistan, which recently received 14 F-16s from the US and another 14 is on its way, is negotiating for more such fighter jets.

Mar 09, 2011, 12:12 PM IST

Pakistan gets three new F-16s

Pak received three of the 18 new F-16 combat jets it has ordered from the US.

Oct 31, 2010, 16:04 PM IST

Taiwan seeks F-16s to boost defence

The United States says China is gaining military superiority over Taiwan.

Aug 19, 2010, 15:30 PM IST

No restriction on Pak over use of F-16s: PAF chief

Pakistan Air Force chief vows to use F-16s against all threats.

Jun 28, 2010, 13:21 PM IST

Pak to receive first four F-16s from US

Pakistan will receive the first four of 18 upgraded F-16s from the US this week and the multi-role combat jets will give its air force the capability to conduct night operations and use precision-guided
munitions.

Jun 23, 2010, 13:01 PM IST

US F-16s make emergency landing at Japanese airport

Two F-16 fighter jets from the US made an emergency landing at Aomori airport in Japan after they faced problems with the engines, local officials said.

Apr 27, 2010, 13:38 PM IST

US to bolster Pak military by F-16s, shadow drones

Pak is scheduled to get 18 of the Block 52 F-16s, Oliver Hazard Perry Class frigate by fall and is expected to receive Shadow Drones within a year.

Mar 30, 2010, 14:49 PM IST

Pak to get 8 new F-16s by June 2010: PAF chief

Pakistan would acquire eight new F-16 fighter jets by June 2010, Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman has said.

Jan 03, 2010, 12:46 PM IST