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India, Russia sign pacts for maintenance of Sukhoi jets

India and Russia on Friday signed two key agreements for long-term maintenance and technical support for Russian-made Su-30MKI fighter jets of the Indian Air Force.

Rafale contract on verge of finalisation: Govt sources

During his visit to France in April last year, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced that India would purchase 36 Rafale jets in a government-to-government contract.

5th generation fighter plane 'Super Sukhois' on India's wish list with Russia

5th generation fighter plane 'Super Sukhois' on India's wish list with Russia

India is close to finalising a 7.8 billion euro deal with France for 36 Rafale jets.

Indian Air Force's frontline Sukhoi Su-30MKI fighter jet is facing engine crisis​

Indian Air Force's frontline Sukhoi Su-30MKI fighter jet is facing engine crisis​

The government said on Thursday Su-30MKIs have been facing engine troubles and have been forced to land on single engine 34 times since April 1, 2014.

Exercise Iron Fist 2016: Firepower of Air Force and skill of warriors fills our hearts with immense pride, says PM Modi

Exercise Iron Fist 2016: Firepower of Air Force and skill of warriors fills our hearts with immense pride, says PM Modi

The Thar desert on Friday witnessed a scintillating display of the might of the Indian Air Force with performance by air warriors and over 180 aircraft.

Turkey's military plane shoots down Russia's Sukhoi jet on Syria border

Turkey's military plane shoots down Russia's Sukhoi jet on Syria border

Russia on Tuesday said that the military plane Turkey shot down at the Syrian border was a Russian Sukhoi Su-24 jet, adding that the jet did not enter Turkish space.

SU-30 fighter pilots focusing on beyond visual range combat

IAF's Su-30 fighter plane pilots are focusing on beyond visual range combat and night flying capabilities even as they gear up for the installation of the 'game changer' BrahMos missiles, with a strike range of nearly 300 kms, in the aircraft.

Russian, Chinese firms in multi-billion-dollar jet deal

Russian aerospace giant Sukhoi said on Wednesday it had signed a preliminary deal to sell 100 jumbo jets to a group of Chinese firms worth an estimated USD 3.3 billion.