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Vayushakti 2019: IAF's An-32 tactical light transport aircraft to display its might

The Russian-origin aircraft is a tactical light transport which has been designed to operate in all weather conditions.

 

Feb 16, 2019, 11:26 AM IST

Vayu Shakti 2019: Where and how to watch IAF firepower demonstration

 The exercise will start from 5.20 pm and people can watch it live on the IAF's official Facebook page.

Feb 16, 2019, 10:45 AM IST

Vayushakti 2019: IAF to showcase its upgraded Mig-29 fighter aircraft

MiG-29 has been upgraded to carry a veritable plethora of air-to-air, air-to-surface, precision-guided and standoff weapons along with air to air refueling capability.

Feb 16, 2019, 10:10 AM IST

Vayushakti 2019: IAF to demonstrate its indigenous firepower in Pokharan today

A wide array of fighters, transport, helicopters, remotely piloted vehicle and combat equipment will be part of the exercise. 

Feb 16, 2019, 07:58 AM IST

Field trials of M-777 Ultra Light Howitzer guns begin in Pokharan

Most of the M777 Ultra-Light Howitzers will be deployed in high-altitude areas in Arunachal Pradesh and Ladakh, bordering China.

Jun 21, 2017, 23:18 PM IST

Spectacular! Watch Indian Army's Exercise Shatrujeet in pictures

About 30,000 soldiers are participating in exercise Shatrujeet near Pokharan city.

Apr 20, 2016, 13:20 PM IST

DNA: Air Force battle drill 'Iron Fist' in Pokharan

Watch this special segment and get to know Air Force battle exercise 'Iron Fist' in Pokharan.
To know more watch this full video here.

Mar 18, 2016, 23:30 PM IST

10 killed in Rajasthan bus accident

Ten people were killed and 36 injured in Rajasthan Sunday when a bus carrying pilgrims collided head on with a truck, police said.

Aug 31, 2014, 14:29 PM IST

BJP MP opposes Army`s firing range expansion plans in Pokharan

Army`s plan to further expand its field firing range in Pokharan, Jaisalmer is facing opposition from the local BJP MP who claims this would lead to second time displacement of thousands of families from the area, which houses Asia`s largest weapon testing facility.

Jul 20, 2014, 14:02 PM IST

Narasimha Rao was ready to test the nuclear bomb in 1996: Kalam

In 1996, the then Prime Minister of India, PV Narasimha Rao, was all prepared to test the nuclear bomb, but he handed the onus over to his successor, Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

Jan 24, 2013, 21:58 PM IST

Kakodkar a liar, says N-scientist Santhanam

Accusing former AEC chief Anil Kakodkar of "ignoring facts" K Santhanam called him "a liar".

Dec 15, 2009, 00:21 AM IST