Sukhoi Su-30 MKI

IAF Su-30 fighter jet crashes in Assam's Tezpur, pilots safe

The fighter jet reportedly crashed in a local flying area with both pilots managing to eject safely. They were rescued shortly after.

Aug 08, 2019, 22:05 PM IST

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

HAL bolsters Sukhoi Su-30 MKI repair and overhaul capability, ramps up Tejas LCA production

Minister of State Defence Shripad Naik said that the manufacturing capacity for the indigenous Tejas Light Combat Aircraft has been ramped up from eight planes to 16 per year.

Jul 17, 2019, 17:58 PM IST

IAF to buy additional Sukhoi Su-30 MKIs and MiG-29 fighters from Russia

IAF requires 42 squadrons to be effective during a two-front war with China and Pakistan but is currently operating with only 31 as it retires the older MiG-21 and MiG-27 aircraft. 

Jul 10, 2019, 06:30 AM IST

IAF to equip 40 Su-30 MKIs with BrahMos cruise missile in next 3 years

"As for the plans, the serial production has been launched and rearmament will be carried out, as our Indian colleagues have promised on many occasions. About 40 planes as the first batch will be equipped with BrahMos missiles," officials said.

Jun 03, 2019, 17:48 PM IST

IAF Sukhoi SU-30 MKI to carry Spice-2000 bombs used to decimate Jaish-e-Mohammed camps in Pakistan

India has acquired more than 200 of these bombs from Israel a few years back.

Mar 05, 2019, 11:53 AM IST

Royal Enfield unveils variants in homage to Indian Air Force and Indian Army

The Indian Navy will have to make do with its aircraft carriers and submarines for now.

Aug 30, 2018, 00:11 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