Air Force

Three bodies recovered from IAF chopper crash site

The helicopter had taken off Tuesday from Pilputu helipad near Sagalee in Papum Pare district, around 30 km from the Arunachal Pradesh capital.
 

Jul 06, 2017, 18:56 PM IST
Melania Trump skips headscarf as she arrives in Saudi Arabia

Melania Trump skips headscarf as she arrives in Saudi Arabia

US first lady Melania Trump on Saturday stepped off of Air Force One conservatively dressed in long sleeves and pants to conform to the strict dress code that Saudi Arabia enforces for its female citizens.

 

May 20, 2017, 18:05 PM IST
Want to move quickly to nominate new FBI director to replace James Comey: Donald Trump

Want to move quickly to nominate new FBI director to replace James Comey: Donald Trump

United State President Donald Trump said on Saturday he wants to move quickly to nominate a new FBI director to replace James Comey, who he fired this week. 

May 13, 2017, 20:14 PM IST

Military jet crashes in Serbia, two pilots missing

Serbia's defence ministry says an air force jet has crashed in western Serbia and two crew members are missing.

Apr 07, 2017, 18:10 PM IST

Forces conduct major exercise to test combat readiness

The Navy has carried out a mega exercise which saw participation of its strategic assets including nuclear-powered submarine and aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, besides Su-30 and Jaguar fighter jets of IAF.

Feb 26, 2017, 17:21 PM IST
UPSC NDA, NA exams 2017: Registration process to start from Jan 18

UPSC NDA, NA exams 2017: Registration process to start from Jan 18

The exam will be held on April 23 and the courses will start from July 2. 

Jan 01, 2017, 21:42 PM IST
Turkey detains 55 more air force pilots: NTV

Turkey detains 55 more air force pilots: NTV

 Turkish prosecutors ordered the detention of 55 more air force pilots on Wednesday, broadcaster NTV and other media reported, as part of an ongoing crackdown following a failed coup in July.

Nov 09, 2016, 14:53 PM IST
India offers to buy 200 foreign combat jets - if  they're Made in India

India offers to buy 200 foreign combat jets - if they're Made in India

Lockheed Martin said it is interested in setting up a production line for its F-16 plane in India for not just the Indian military, but also for export.
 

Oct 29, 2016, 16:14 PM IST
IAF chief Arup Raha sends tough message to Pakistan, says 'we have ability to counter all threats'

IAF chief Arup Raha sends tough message to Pakistan, says 'we have ability to counter all threats'

Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha was addressing a press conference on the occasion of 84th anniversary of Indian Air Force.

Oct 08, 2016, 14:09 PM IST
Retaliate to any infiltration bid at border with full force: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar to armed forces

Retaliate to any infiltration bid at border with full force: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar to armed forces

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar had issued a demarche to Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit  on Tuesday.

 

Sep 28, 2016, 18:52 PM IST

DNA: How will Indian defense gain strength after multi-role combat aircraft Rafale?

How Indian defense will gain strength after multi-role combat aircraft Rafale? Watch complete news story of DNA for getting detailed updates!

Sep 24, 2016, 00:35 AM IST
Barack Obama says shouldn't overcrank significance of Hangzhou airport row

Barack Obama says shouldn't overcrank significance of Hangzhou airport row

U.S. President Barack Obama said on Sunday his talks with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping a day earlier had been "extremely productive" and that the significance of a row between U.S. and Chinese officials at the airport upon his arrival shouldn`t be overblown.

Sep 04, 2016, 10:24 AM IST
All leads have turned out to be bad: Manohar Parrikar on missing AN-32 aircraft

All leads have turned out to be bad: Manohar Parrikar on missing AN-32 aircraft

The search and rescue operation for the missing AN 32 aircraft entered its fifth day.

Jul 26, 2016, 12:20 PM IST

Missing IAF AN32: Co-pilot Pankaj Nandel's family hopeful of his return

Celebrations turned into darkness for family members of co-pilot of the missing Indian Air Force`s AN-32 aircraft with 29 people on board Pankaj Nandel, as he was supposed to tie the knot soon.

Jul 25, 2016, 12:03 PM IST
Defence Minister Parrikar leaves for Chennai to monitor ops of missing IAF AN 32

Defence Minister Parrikar leaves for Chennai to monitor ops of missing IAF AN 32

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar is visiting Tambaram air base near Chennai on Saturday to monitor the search and operations for the missing Indian Air Force (IAF) aircraft AN-32.

Jul 23, 2016, 11:16 AM IST

3 held for stealing mobile phone connected to IAF's intra-net

Police on Monday claimed to have solved a case of burglary at an Air Force officer's house from where a mobile phone connected to IAF's intra-net was stolen with the arrest of three accused and the recovery of the phone.

Jul 15, 2016, 19:24 PM IST

Chinese man to serve US prison term in military hacking case

Su Bin was charged with taking part in a years-long scheme by Chinese military officers to obtain sensitive military information.

Jul 14, 2016, 09:29 AM IST

AugustaWestland chopper deal: It's political conspiracy to cover up criminal negligence in pursuing CBI inquiry, says AK Antony

Hitting back at the BJP over controversial Rs 3,600 VVIP AugustaWestland chopper deal, Congress leader and former defence minister AK Antony said on Wednesday that it was political conspiracy.

Apr 27, 2016, 19:04 PM IST
After Army and Air Force, seven women officers of SSC granted permanent commission by Indian Navy

After Army and Air Force, seven women officers of SSC granted permanent commission by Indian Navy

Indian Navy has granted permanent commission (PC) to seven woman officers who were inducted as short-service commission (SSC) officers in 2008-2009.

Apr 20, 2016, 22:03 PM IST

Rajasthan: Indian Air Force showcases combat capabilities in Pokhran

A spectacular display of the Indian Air Force's combat and firepower capabilities began Friday in the presence of President Pranab Mukherjee, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and defence minister Manoh

Mar 19, 2016, 16:10 PM IST