Pakistan to supply trainer aircraft to Iraq

Pakistan on Monday signed a key agreement with Iraq for the supply of trainer aircraft to Iraqi Air Force, in what is billed as "major milestone" in the export of aviation products from the country.

DAC to decide on IAF-HAL tussle on trainer aircraft

Defence Acquisition Council is expected to take a final call on the ongoing tussle between the Air Force and the HAL on trainer aircraft.

Trainer aircraft crashes in Pakistan

A trainer aircraft crashed during a training exercise though the woman pilot escaped with minor injuries, officials said.

Owner hit by plane on runway, dies

A 40-year-old man was killed on Saturday at the Partapur air strip here after being hit by a micro-lite plane he owned as he clicked its pictures.

Negotiations completed for trainer aircraft

Moving ahead with the procurement of 75 basic trainer aircraft for the Indian Air Force (IAF), Defence Ministry has completed negotiations with Swiss company Pilatus, which emerged as the lowest bidder in the USD 1 billion deal.

IAF to phase out HPT-32 trainer aircraft by 2014

After losing two of its
experienced fighter pilot instructors in a trainer aircraft
crash in July, the IAF is all set to phase out such jets by
2014, Air Chief Marshal P V Naik said on Thursday.