Pakistan Air Force

Pakistan Air Force F-16 crashes in Islamabad

A Pakistan Air Force F-16 fighter jet crashed in the capital city of Islamabad on Wednesday morning, a spokesman for the air force said.

Mar 11, 2020, 13:02 PM IST

Pakistan Air Force jet crashes during routine training mission

The PAF spokesperson in a statement said that the pilot safely ejected. Dawn reported that there was no loss of life or property due to this incident.

Feb 07, 2020, 16:09 PM IST

Two pilots die in Pakistan plane crash

Police and rescue personnel rushed to the spot to investigate the incident and recover the bodies of the two pilots -- Shoaib Malik and Fawad Butt.

Jan 12, 2020, 16:03 PM IST

Pakistan Air Force to buy 36 retired Mirage V jets from Egypt as IAF gets ready to deploy Rafale

Mirage-V is a jet which is not even a match for the Indian Air Force (IAF) Mirage-2000, the combat aircraft used to bomb terror camps in Balakot in February 2019. Moreover, India will soon have the French Dassault Rafale, one of the most advanced and versatile multirole combat aircraft in the world, in its arsenal.

Sep 09, 2019, 11:57 AM IST

IAF lists out evidence to show Pakistan's F-16 jet was shot down

An American news publication called Foreign Policy had, however, raised questions against IAF's claims, only for IAF to reply with proof.

Apr 05, 2019, 19:33 PM IST

Pakistan Air Force jets carry out off-runway operations on highways

The PAF used multiple locations along different motorways and highways to perform off-runway operations.

Mar 19, 2019, 14:23 PM IST

Two Pakistani Air Force jets go supersonic 10 km from LoC in PoK, IAF on high alert

All the Indian air defences and radar systems are on high alert.

Mar 13, 2019, 18:49 PM IST

Pakistan claims to have test-fired 'smart weapon' from JF-17 aircraft

Although Pakistan claims that the weapon was developed in-house, the country's military is greatly supported by China.

Mar 12, 2019, 20:06 PM IST

India shows proof of shooting down PAF F-16 but Pakistan claims Indian government 'misleading' people

Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said at a media briefing on Saturday that an Indian Air Force MiG-21 Bison, piloted by Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, shot down a Pakistan Air Force F-16 fighter aircraft and there are eyewitness accounts as well as electronic evidence for it.

Mar 10, 2019, 14:50 PM IST

IAF warns of misinformation on social media on shooting of Pakistan Air Force F-16 by MiG-21 Bison

"Misinformation on the shooting of Pakistan Air Force F-16 by MiG-21 Bison are being spread on various social media sites," news agency ANI reported quoting IAF officials.

Mar 06, 2019, 19:56 PM IST

Indian armed forces warn Pakistan against any misadventure

Indian armed forces are on high alert and are determined to thwart any Pakistani aggression - on land, at sea or in the air.

Feb 28, 2019, 22:09 PM IST

How missile piece displayed by India exposes Pakistan's F-16 lie

India on Thursday evening cleared the fog of war off another piece of Pakistan's disinformation surrounding the ongoing stand-off. At a joint services press conference, the Indian military displayed a piece of a missile that is used on F-16 fighter jets of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF). The display of the evidence is clear proof that PAF used the fighter jets for its incursion into India and also that it fire that particular missile at fighter jets of the Indian Air Force (IAF).

Feb 28, 2019, 20:38 PM IST

What is AMRAAM, the missile that nailed Pakistan's lie

Pakistan claimed its F16s never entered Indian air space. Indian Air Force, however, presented part of an AMRAAM missile - which cannot be fitted on any Pakistani fighter jet apart from F16.

Feb 28, 2019, 19:45 PM IST

No question of a deal with Pakistan as India demands immediate return of IAF pilot

Sources say that Pakistan is trying to create a 'Kandahar-type pressure' but India is absolutely firm on its position.

Feb 28, 2019, 15:45 PM IST

Wreckage of Pakistani Air Force F-16 shot down by IAF MiG-21 spotted in PoK

Several Pakistani Army soldiers are seen near the wreckage. 

Feb 28, 2019, 12:15 PM IST

Delhi Metro network on red alert network after Pakistan violates airspace

Delhi Metro network on a red alert network after Pakistan violates airspace. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 28, 2019, 08:40 AM IST

Watch: When Pakistan Air Force came, saw, was forced to retreat

While India targetted terror installations in a non-military, pre-emptive strike, Pakistani jets reportedly had an Indian Army Brigade headquarter and an oil depot as their targets. The jets, however, failed to accomplish their mission. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 28, 2019, 08:26 AM IST

Arun Jaitley warns opposition parties against 'ill-advised statement'

"Please introspect - your ill-advised statement is being used by Pakistan to bolster its case."

 

Feb 27, 2019, 23:24 PM IST

Timeline: When Pakistan Air Force came, saw, was forced to retreat

Pakistani fighter jets attempted to target an Indian Army brigade and an oil depot but were forced to beat a hasty retreat. The IAF even shot down a PAF aircraft.

Feb 27, 2019, 21:13 PM IST

No country spoke in our favor on India's air raids: Former Pakistan envoy

Husain Haqqani, Pakistan's former envoy to the US, is worried that the world's patience with terrorism is on thin ice and that even China called for restraint rather than joining Pakistan in criticising Indian Air Force's raids.

Feb 27, 2019, 16:36 PM IST