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19 fighter aircraft, 11 helicopters crash in last 3 years: Govt

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 14:19

Altogether 19 fighter aircraft and 11 helicopters of the armed forces crashed in last three years in which 24 service personnel were killed, Lok Sabha was informed Friday.

China orders 123 Airbus helicopters

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 08, 2014, 01:42

Three Chinese general aviation operators on Monday signed deals with Airbus Helicopters for purchasing 123 helicopters for general aviation purposes.

Pawan Hans to begin daily service from June 28 for Amarnath pilgrims

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 11:55

Pawan Hans Helicopters Limited (PHHL) would launch daily services from June 28 (Saturday) to fly pilgrims for the Amarnath Yatra.

Pawan Hans service from Saturday for Amarnath Yatra pilgrims

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 18:50

Pawan Hans Helicopters Limited would launch daily services from this Saturday to fly pilgrims for the Amarnath Yatra.

Russia ready to sell MI-35 helicopters to Pakistan: Dedov

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 20:57

Russia has said it is willing to supply MI-35, a multi-purpose military transport helicopter for combat missions, to Pakistan to assist the country in fighting terrorism.

Russia would do nothing detrimental to India

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 16:06

Ruling out any change in its policy, Russia today said it is in talks with Pakistan for supply of Mi 35 defence helicopters but said it would do nothing "detrimental" to the strategic relationship with India.

Coming soon, nimbler robots that can zip past obstacles at 35mph

Last Updated: Friday, May 30, 2014, 20:26

One of the reasons why self-driving cars and mini-helicopters are not delivering online purchases is that autonomous vehicles tend not to perform well under pressure.

Sikorsky to build new US presidential helicopter

Last Updated: Thursday, May 08, 2014, 15:31

The Pentagon awarded Sikorsky Aircraft a USD 1.2 billion contract to build six new US presidential helicopters to replace the current aging fleet of "Marine One" aircraft.

Elaborate security arrangement by EC for polls in Jangalmahal

Last Updated: Monday, May 05, 2014, 23:16

Election Commission has made elaborate security arrangement for the Jangalmahal area during the fourth phase of polls on May 7 in West Bengal with deployment of central forces, helicopters, Bomb Detection and Disposal Squad and anti-landmine device, officials said today.

UK launches probe into fatal Afghanistan chopper crash

Last Updated: Monday, April 28, 2014, 05:30

Britain on Sunday revealed the names of five troops killed in a helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan, shortly after launching an investigation into the incident.

Iraqi helicopters hit jihadist convoy in Syria: Ministry

Last Updated: Sunday, April 27, 2014, 16:12

Iraqi army helicopters attacked a jihadist convoy inside eastern Syria on Sunday as it tried to approach the border, killing eight people, an interior ministry spokesman said.

US Navy testing more sophisticated pilotless helicopters

Last Updated: Saturday, April 05, 2014, 13:21

The helicopter kicked up a cloud of freshly fallen snow that partly obscured the ground below, but despite the poor visibility, it gently touched down in a landing that was unremarkable except for the fact no one was at the controls.