Su-30 MKI

India, Russia sign Rs 1,500 crore deal for air-to-air missiles for Su-30 fighters

The Russian missiles with an extended range would give an added capability to the Sukhois to take on enemy aircraft at long ranges.

Jul 29, 2019, 19:37 PM IST

IAF's Sukhoi Su-30 MKIs to take on French Air Force's Rafale jets during Garuda VI air exercise

The Garuda VI air exercise in July 2019 will see IAF's frontline fighter Sukhoi Su-30 MKI taking on the Rafale multirole jets of the Armée de l'Air (French Air Force).

Jun 05, 2019, 21:30 PM IST

IAF fires BrahMos air version missile from Su-30 MKI fighter aircraft

BrahMos provides IAF the capability to strike from large stand-off ranges on any target at sea or on land with pinpoint accuracy by day or night in any weather condition. 

May 22, 2019, 17:13 PM IST

Jaguar, IAF's ground attack deep penetration fighter to roar at Vayushakti 2019

At the IAF exercise, the Mi-17 V5 medium-lift attack helicopter will also unleash its firepower. 

Feb 10, 2019, 15:31 PM IST

IAF's Su-30MKI costlier than Russian Su-30 due to India specific features

Minister of Defence (State) Subhash Bhamre has told Parliament that SU-30MKI has a higher cost of manufacturing due to a number of factors.

Jan 03, 2019, 06:40 AM IST

IAF's Sukhoi Su-30 MKIs can detect and track Chinese Chengdu J-20 stealth fighters

The IAF Sukhoi Su-30MKIs on a sortie in the Northeast managed to track Chengdu J-20 fighters being operated by the People’s Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) over Tibet. 

May 21, 2018, 12:28 PM IST

Chinese military says paying 'close attention' to incident of missing IAF fighter jet but declines to give any details

It's been two days since an Indian Air Force fighter jet with two pilots on board went missing along the Sino-India border.

May 25, 2017, 20:18 PM IST

Maiden flight of Su-30 MKI with BrahMos missile successful

The first carriage flight of Su-30 MKI aircraft with BrahMos missile was successfully undertaken at HAL Airport in Nashik on Saturday, with the integration making the fighter aircraft a lethal weapon delivery platform for the Indian Air Force.

Jun 25, 2016, 19:01 PM IST

IAF chief Raha inaugurates eMMS in Pune

He said the eMMS has been implemented simultaneously with two pilot projects.

May 13, 2016, 02:10 AM IST

Republic Day 2016: French soldiers, Indian Army's dog squad key attractions at Rajpath on Tuesday

Republic Day parade ceremony will commence at the Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate where PM Modi will lead the nation in paying homage to martyrs by laying a wreath.

Jan 26, 2016, 00:35 AM IST

Strategic Command to get 40 nuke capable fighters

The Strategic Forces Command (SFC) has submitted a proposal to the Defence Ministry for setting up two dedicated squadrons of fighter aircraft which will act as "mini-Air
Force", ministry sources told a news agency.

Sep 12, 2010, 12:06 PM IST

IAF might get missile-armed Su-30 MKI fighters by 2012

Indian Air Force`s multi-role Su-30
MKI fighters could be armed with supersonic cruise missiles by
2012, giving them the capability to strike ground targets from
stand-off distance.

Feb 04, 2010, 21:32 PM IST