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IAF chief tells commanders to focus on training

IAF chief, Air Marshal Arup Raha here on Monday urged the force's commanders to focus on training and trainers for preserving air assets and team building.

IAF has airlifted over 160 tonnes of banknotes since Nov 19

IAF has airlifted over 160 tonnes of banknotes since Nov 19

The government roped in the IAF to cut down the transportation time for the delivery of banknotes after a shortage was felt in the market because of demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes.

Agra-Lucknow Expressway to be inaugurated today; 8 IAF fighter jets to land on the road

Agra-Lucknow Expressway to be inaugurated today; 8 IAF fighter jets to land on the road

Four Sukhoi jets will fly down from Bareilly and four Mirage 2000s from Gwalior and skim the six-lane highway in simulated landings.

Injured UP IAS official flown to Delhi

Critically injured senior Uttar Pradesh (UP) IAS officer Navneet Sehgal was flown to Delhi on Saturday by an air ambulance for treatment at Gurugram`s Medanta Hospital.

War preparedness! IAF fighter plane 'lands' on Lucknow-Agra Expressway

War preparedness! IAF fighter plane 'lands' on Lucknow-Agra Expressway

In a significant incident showcasing the country's war preparedness, an Indian Air Force (IAF) fighter plane made an emergency landing on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway and took off in a flash on Friday.

India will defend its sovereignty with all might: President Pranab Mukherjee

India will defend its sovereignty with all might: President Pranab Mukherjee

President Pranab Mukherjee was speaking after presenting the President's Standards to the 501 Signals Unit and 30 Squadron at the Indian Air Force base in Ambala.

Ceasefire violations: PM Narendra Modi meets service chiefs, NSA Ajit Doval

The meeting comes as tension along the India-Pakistan border continues, with over 100 violations from the Pakistani side since the surgical strike.

Britain’s Rolls Royce paid £10 mn to land defence contracts in India: Report

Britain’s Rolls Royce paid £10 mn to land defence contracts in India: Report

The arms dealer, who is on the Indian government’s blacklist of people suspected of “corrupt or irregular practice” is now settled in London.

17 Armed Forces personnel injured in road accident in Gujarat's Kutch

Seventeen Armed Forces personnel were injured when the staff bus they were travelling in met with an accident near Khavda village in Kutch district of Gujarat on Thursday morning, police said.

No change in rank structure, status of armed forces personnel: Defence Ministry

No change in rank structure, status of armed forces personnel: Defence Ministry

The Defence Ministry on Thursday said there has been no down-gradation or any change in the existing equivalence of the Service ranks vis-a-vis their civilian counterparts.

IAF chopper crashes in Uttarakhand, passengers unhurt

A Mi17 chopper of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashed soon after take off in Badrinath town in Uttarakhand on Wednesday but no one was hurt, officials said.

Sachin Tendulkar salutes martyrs, thanks Indian Armed Forces for keeping country safe

Sachin Tendulkar salutes martyrs, thanks Indian Armed Forces for keeping country safe

Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday offered his salute to the martyrs who have sacrificed their lives to for India.

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.

Sachin Tendulkar visits Hindon Air base to celebrate 84th anniversary of Indian Air Force – See Pics!

Sachin Tendulkar visits Hindon Air base to celebrate 84th anniversary of Indian Air Force – See Pics!

Tendulkar became the first person to be conferred with the honorary title of Group Captain by Indian Air Force in 2010.

Masood Azhar-led Jaish-e-Mohammad behind major attack on military establishments in 2016 – Watch video

Masood Azhar-led Jaish-e-Mohammad behind major attack on military establishments in 2016 – Watch video

Pakistan-based terrorist outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad has been very active in 2016 and responsible for all the attacks on the Indian military establishments.

Air Force would like to induct more Rafales: IAF chief

The Indian Air Force (IAF) would like to induct more Rafale fighter planes, but any decision on this would be taken in the future depending on desirability, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha said on Tuesday.

Situation still 'live' after surgical strikes, says IAF chief Arup Raha

Situation still 'live' after surgical strikes, says IAF chief Arup Raha

The situation on the frontier with Pakistan is still "live" after the surgical strikes on terrorist launch pads by the Indian Army across the Line of Control (LOC) in Jammu and Kashmir, the IAF chief said Tuesday, adding that the force is fully capable of handling any eventuality, including a two-front war.

Pathankot terror attack was a setback; would like to have more Rafale fighter jets: IAF Chief Arup Raha

Pathankot terror attack was a setback; would like to have more Rafale fighter jets: IAF Chief Arup Raha

Indian Air Force Chief Arup Raha on Tuesday said that the Pathankot terror attack was a set back for the IAF.