Goa airport landing strip in dangerous condition: Parrikar

The landing strip at Goa's Dabolim international airport is in a dangerous condition and needs to be repaired as soon as possible, according to outgoing chief minister Manohar Parrikar.

As Taiwan beefs up prized South China Sea outpost, barely a peep from China

Taiwan is building a $100 million port next to an airstrip on the lone island it occupies in the disputed South China Sea, a move that is drawing hardly any flak from the most assertive player in the bitterly contested waters - China.

IAF shows strength to China, lands Super Hercules plane in Ladakh

In a subtle show of strength to China, the IAF on Tuesday landed its C-130J Super Hercules transport plane at the world`s highest and recently-activated Daulat Beg Oldie airstrip in Ladakh near the Line of Actual Control.

India opens IAF airstrip on China border, lands aircraft

The IAF has operationlised the Nyoma Advanced Landing Ground close to the LAC with China.

IAF for airstrip near Sino-India border in Ladakh

As part of moves to speedily build communication infrastructure on the Chinese frontier, IAF has finalised plans to set up another airstrip in Ladakh.