Bombers

Show of force: US military flies 2 Air Force bombers over Korean peninsula

Show of force: US military flies 2 Air Force bombers over Korean peninsula

The South Korean military said this was part of a regular exercise to bolster military defences 

Oct 11, 2017, 07:10 AM IST

Russia sends nuclear-capable bombers on mission near South Korea, Japan

Russia`s Defence Ministry said in a statement the Tupolev-95MS bombers, code named "Bears" by NATO, flew over neutral waters and were accompanied by Russian Sukhoi-35S fighter jets and A-50 early warning and control aircraft.

Aug 24, 2017, 14:49 PM IST

China says it is vigilant as two U.S. bombers fly over South China Sea

The U.S. military conducts such "freedom of navigation" patrols to show China it is not entitled to territorial waters there, U.S. officials said at the time.

Jun 09, 2017, 15:41 PM IST
China puts bombers on 'high alert' amid tensions in Korean peninsula

China puts bombers on 'high alert' amid tensions in Korean peninsula

China on Wednesday put its land-attack, cruise-missile-capable bombers "on high alert" and the US sees it as evidence that Beijing is preparing to respond to a potential situation in North Korea, a US defense official told CNN.

Apr 21, 2017, 17:59 PM IST
Istanbul airport bombers planned hostage-taking: Report

Istanbul airport bombers planned hostage-taking: Report

The three suicide attackers in Istanbul`s main international airport are believed to have been planning to take dozens of people hostage.

Jul 01, 2016, 14:41 PM IST