Mirage 2000

IAF gets two Mirage 2000 fighters from France to boost combat aircraft fleet

The two aircraft were acquired by the Indian Air Force as part of the programme to make up the number of aircraft in the Mirage fighter fleet to around 50.

Nov 25, 2021, 15:58 PM IST

IAF Mirage aircraft crashes at Bhind in MP, pilot ejects safely

A Mirage 2000 crashed and later caught fire, though the pilot was rescued, Bhind Superintendent of Police said.   

Oct 21, 2021, 15:28 PM IST

Sukhoi Su-30MKIs, Rafale, LCA Tejas, Mirage 2000, Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29, MiG-21, SEPECAT Jaguar: The Indian Air Force fighters

The IAF has almost 900 combat aircraft in it inventory while the total aeroplanes in active service with the force number over 1720. The Russian Sukhoi Su-30MKIs form the backbone of IAF fighter fleet and the force flies 272 of the twin-seater, twin-engine multirole combat aircraft.

Jun 05, 2020, 12:36 PM IST

Indian Air Force restructures, deploys more air warriors to boost fighter squadron strength by 20 per cent

While Indian Air Force (IAF) is inducting 36 French Rafale jets and the indigenous Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) to boost its fighter squadron strength, the force under the leadership of Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria is also undertaking a major restructuring of its highly trained and motivated personnel to boost its war-fighting units.

Jan 30, 2020, 20:09 PM IST

Top 25 News: Watch top 25 news stories of the day

This segment of Zee News brings top 25 news stories of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news.

Oct 06, 2019, 12:52 PM IST

Deshhit: What transpired during 90 seconds of Operation Bandar

When the Air Force sent its package of 12 Mirage 2000 fighter aircraft to attack the Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist camp in Balakot on February 26, it code-named it 'Operation Bandar (Monkey)', to maintain secrecy.

Jun 25, 2019, 20:58 PM IST

Rafale's capabilities are twice that of Mirage 2000: Air Marshal R Nambiar

The first of the 36 Rafale aircraft India is buying from France is expected to be handed over to the Indian Air Force in September this year. 

Jun 25, 2019, 12:35 PM IST

DNA: Facts about the 1999 India-Pakistan conflict

The Kargil war was one of the fiercest conflict between India and Pakistan. This year India will be celebrating 20 years of the Kargil War on July 26.

It is observed in the remembrance of recapturing the towering hills in Kargil district in Ladakh division subsequent the occupancy of Pakistani troops.

Jun 24, 2019, 23:10 PM IST

IAF upgrading Mirage 2000, eyeing 5th Generation LCA

The Indian Air Force is in the process of making a 5th Generation Light Combat Aircraft and the prototype of the same would be ready in 10 years.

Jun 24, 2019, 14:21 PM IST

Indian Air Force lost 12 aircraft in less than 6 months this year

February was the cruelest month for the Indian Air Force.

Jun 11, 2019, 23:53 PM IST

Top 25: Watch top news headlines of today, 27 February, 2019

This segment of Zee News brings top news headlines of the day. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of today.

Feb 27, 2019, 08:24 AM IST

Challenges faced by Pilots and Mirage 2000 during IAF air strike mission

The Indian Air Force dropped around 1,000 kg bombs on Jaish-e-Mohammed terror camps across the Line of Control (LoC) in Muzafarabad sector early morning on Tuesday.

Feb 26, 2019, 17:24 PM IST

JeM Chief Masood Azhar's brother Maulana Talha Saif killed in IAF air strike

The Indian forces early on morning struck the terror bases in Pakistan as 12 Mirage jets carrying 1000 kg of bombs dropped it at various Jaish-e-Mohammed camps

Feb 26, 2019, 16:12 PM IST

Exclusive footages of Jaish-E-Mohammad's terror camps destroyed in IAF air stike

Watch the exclusive footages of Jaish-e-Mohammad's terror camps destroyed by IAF in surgical strike.

Feb 26, 2019, 15:06 PM IST

PM Modi addresses public rally in Rajasthan’s Churu

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed a public rally at Churu in Rajasthan. Watch video to know more:

Feb 26, 2019, 14:44 PM IST

Residents of LOC react to IAF srtike on JeM terrorist camps in PoK

Watch this video to know how are the residents of LOC feeling after IAF destroyed JeM terrorist camps in PoK.

Feb 26, 2019, 13:42 PM IST

Surgical strike 2.0: Nation celebrates IAF victory over JeM terrorists

Twelve Indian Air Force (IAF) Mirage 2000 fighters crossed the Line of Control (LoC) early Tuesday morning and destroyed a major terrorist camp based in Pakistan. The entire nation is celebrating the IAF victory over JeM terrorists.

Feb 26, 2019, 13:10 PM IST

Mallikarjun Kharge: Opposition is in full support for the protection of the motherland

Congress minister Mallikarjun Kharge, says that the opposition is granting full support to the army and the government for the protection of the motherland. Listen in to know more:

Feb 26, 2019, 13:06 PM IST

India struck the biggest terror camp of Jaish in Balakot, many terrorists eliminated: Government

Foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale said that an intelligence-led operation in the early hours today, India struck the biggest training camp of Jaish-e-Mohammed in Balakot. In this operation, a very large number of JeM terrorists, trainers, senior commander & Jihadis were eliminated.

Feb 26, 2019, 12:00 PM IST

Surgical strike 2.0: IAF jets destroy terror camps in PoK; 300 terrorists killed

Twelve Indian Air Force (IAF) Mirage 2000 fighters crossed the Line of Control (LoC) early Tuesday morning and destroyed a major terrorist camp based in Pakistan.

Feb 26, 2019, 10:46 AM IST