Overhauled Sukhoi-30 MKI fighter planes handed over to IAF

The first of the Sukhoi-30 MKI fighter planes, overhauled within the country, was on Friday handed over to the Indian Air Force by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar here, making India the only nation to re-do the Russian-made aircraft.

India can export fighter planes, missiles: DRDO chief

DRDO has said India can sell combat aircraft and missiles whose production cost would be "much lower" than some of the weapons sold by countries such as China.

Qatar nears exclusive talks on buying Rafale fighter: Report

Qatar could firm up its interest in buying French Rafale fighter planes when its new Emir, Sheikh Tamim Ben Hamad Al Thani visits Paris on June 23, the La Tribune financial website reported Wednesday.

Four fighter planes enter civilian flight path in Nagpur

Four fighter planes had entered into the civilian flight path over Nagpur without intimating the air traffic control, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) said, prompting the IAF to launch a probe on Tuesday.

India developing guided bombs for fighters

By the end of 2014, Indian fighter planes could be equipped with indigenously-developed `glide bombs`, which will be guided to their targets for precision attacks.

Russia to have 50 new Yak-130 training fighter planes

Russia`s Air Force will have over 50 new Yak-130 training fighter planes under the state programme to 2020.

India plans to deploy BrahMos cruise missile in fighter planes

India is planning to deploy its 290km range supersonic BrahMos cruise missile on the Fifth
Generation Fighter Aircraft (FGFA) being developed with Russia.

Pakistan to induct three F-16 fighter planes

Three more F-16 fighter jets will be inducted in the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Saturday, officials said.

Air force show near Pokhran

IAF fighter planes will be seen
zipping in the air on February 28 over Chandhan firing range
in the district.