Syrian troops repel IS attack on eastern air base

Syrian forces repelled an attack by the Islamic State group on a major air base in the country's east on Saturday, in fighting that killed dozens on both sides, activists and state media said.

Special forces free US soldier seized by Qaeda in Yemen

US-backed Yemeni forces rescued an American soldier Tuesday just hours after his capture in an Al-Qaeda attack on an air base in the violence-wracked country, military officials said.

Jihadists killed in new push to take Syria air base

At least 14 jihadists were killed and 150 wounded in overnight clashes with Syrian troops defending an air base in Raqa province, a monitoring group said.

Taliban attacks NATO air base in east Afghanistan

Taliban militants fired eight rockets into a NATO air base at one of Afghanistan`s main airports on Saturday evening, provincial authorities said.

Syrian rebels capture northern air base: Activists

Syrian rebels captured a major air base in the north of the country today after months of fighting, depriving President Bashar Assad`s forces of one of their main posts near the border with Turkey, activists said.

Antony to inaugurate Su-30 squadron at air base

Defence Minister A K Antony will inaugurate an airbase to house squadron of IAFs lethal Su-30 MKI combat aircraft, making it the first fighter squadron in south India that will help maintain vigil over the Indian Ocean region.

Pakistan air base put on high alert after terror tip-off

There have been many terror strikes across Pakistan since Osama`s killing.

Air Chief visits Pathankot air base

Chief of Indian Air Force Pradeep Vasant Naik reviewed the preparedness of the Pathankot Air Force Station as part of a two day visit to the base.

Taiwan missile to target Chinese air bases, ports: Report

Taiwan is developing a potent
missile system that can strike airfields and harbours on the
mainland, in a bid to nip a Chinese invasion in the bud, local
media said on Tuesday.

India to assist Lanka in development of air base in Jaffna

India will assist Sri Lanka in the
development of the crucial Palaly air base and the
Kanakesanthurai port in Jaffna peninsula, as the country works
to rebuild the war-torn Tamil-dominated North.

Hillary plays down row over air base

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sought to defuse a dispute over a US air base in Japan as she arrived in Hawaii for Tuesday talks with her Japanese counterpart Katsuya Okada.