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Indian Air Force gets its first Apache Guardian helicopter in United States

The first Apache Guardian attack helicopter was formally handed over to the Indian Air Force at a production facility of Boeing in Arizona on...
2 IAF officers killed and two injured in road accident in Pulwama

2 IAF officers killed and two injured in road accident in Pulwama

Two Indian Air Force (IAF) officers killed and two got injured in a road accident in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday. The accident...
Despite being on sick leave, IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman returns to his squadron in Srinagar

Despite being on sick leave, IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman returns to his squadron in...

Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was captured by Pakistani Army on February 28, 2019, while he was flying his MiG-21 Bison and was combating with...
Mig-21 fighter jet crashes in Rajasthan’s Bikaner, pilot ejects safely

Mig-21 fighter jet crashes in Rajasthan’s Bikaner, pilot ejects safely

A Mig-21 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed in Shoba Sar ki Dhani area in Rajsthan’s Bikaner today (Friday, March 8) afternoon....
Mehbooba Mufti

Mehbooba Mufti takes a jibe on Air India’s ‘Jai Hind’ order, slammed by Subramanian...

Former Jammu Kashmir Chief Minister and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday (March 5) took a jibe at the new directive of Air India...
Sunil Lanba

Indian Navy Chief warns of sea-borne terror attack

Indian Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba today (Tuesday, March 5) warned that terrorists are being trained to carry out sea-borne attacks on India. Addressing a...
“Let’s not derail war against militancy”

“Let’s not derail war against militancy”

Panelists feel that the process to end militancy must remain on track and not get sidelined by petty politics The war of words between the...
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman

IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman says he was mentally harassed in Pakistan: Report

IAF wing commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who was brought to Delhi after Pakistan released him through the Attari-Wagah border late on Friday (March 1), went...
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today (Saturday, March 2) met IAF wing commander Abhinandan Varthaman and conveyed to him that the entire nation is proud...
USA asks Pakistan if it used F-16 aircraft in violation of end-user agreement

USA asks Pakistan if it used F-16 aircraft in violation of end-user agreement

F-16 jets were meant to be used to “enhance Pakistan’s ability to conduct counter-insurgency and counterterrorism operations”. The USA has sought information from Pakistan whether...
JeM camp was hit, no. of kills speculative, says a Military report; foreign media questions claims

JeM camp was hit, no. of kills speculative, says a Military report; foreign media...

Indian defence establishment has proof that the Indian Air Force (IAF) pre-dawn strike on Feb 26 at Balakot in Pakistan hit the four buildings...
IAF pilot Abhinandan coming back, India won’t compromise on terrorism

IAF pilot Abhinandan coming back, India won’t compromise on terrorism

Indian Air Force (IAF) Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman is expected to come back India between  2-4 p.m. today( Friday, March 1) after the Pak...
Bollywood celebs reaction over IAF pilot ‘Abhinandan Varthaman’ returning India

Bollywood celebs reaction over IAF pilot ‘Abhinandan Varthaman’ returning India

The entire nation is eagerly waiting for the Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman to return India. The IAF pilot was taken into Pakistan custody after...
Amarinder Singh

Punjab CM expresses wish to receive IAF pilot Abhinandan at Wagah Border, tweets to...

Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Thursday (Feb 28) said that he wanted to receive IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman at the Wagah...
IAF pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman

IAF pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman to be released tomorrow, says Imran Khan

Indian Air Force pilot, Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who was captured by Pakistan yesterday, (Wednesday, Feb 27), will be released tomorrow as a “gesture...

India loses a Mig, pilot missing in action; Pakistan says he in their custody

Hours after Pakistan claimed to have shot down two Indian Air Force jets and captured two pilots, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) confirmed...
Indian Air Force repulses Pakistani jets, shoots down F16; says all IAF jets and pilots safe

Indian Air Force repulses Pakistani jets, shoots down F16; says all IAF jets and...

Indian Air Force today (Wednesday, Feb 27) repulsed Pakistani attempt at a retaliatory strike and shot down its F16 when three of its jets...
IAF jet crashes in J&K’s Budgam, two pilots dead

IAF chopper crashes in J&K’s Budgam, two pilots dead

A Mi-17 chopper of the Indian Air Force crashed in Jammu Kashmir’s Budgam area today (Wednesday, Feb 27) morning claiming the lives of two...
IAF Air Strike

B-town celebs praises IAF after the forces destroys Jaish camps in pre-dawn strike

The whole country is praising the courageous act of Indian Air Force as the security personnel destroyed the Jaish-e-Mohammed camps and the control rooms...
Pulwama retribution: India uses IAF for first time after 1971 to strike JeM terror camp

Pulwama retribution: India uses IAF for first time after 1971 to strike JeM terror...

India carried out a “non-military, preemptive action” against a major terror camp of the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) in Balakot, Ministry of External Affairs secretary Vijay...

Pakistan says India’s action ‘uncalled for aggression’, but denies any damage done

Soon after Ministry of External Affairs secretary Vijay Gokhale’s briefing on Indian Air Force strike on Jaish-e-Mohammad camp at Balakot in Pakistani territory, Pakistan...
Surgical Strike 2.0

Pulwama retribution: Indian Air Force pulverises Jaish camp in pre-dawn strike

In a pre-dawn operation, Indian Air Force hit Jaish-e-Mohammad terror camps in Pakistan territory today (Tuesday, Feb 26). Around 0330 hours today, 12 Mirage 2000...

“Balakot attack is a fitting reply to Pak”

The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Tuesday morning hit the biggest training camp of the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terror group in Balakot in Pakistan, eliminating...
Two Surya Kiran aircrafts collides in mid-air in Bengaluru, 1 pilot dead

Two Surya Kiran aircrafts collides in mid-air in Bengaluru, 1 pilot dead

Two jets of the Indian Air Forces’ Surya Kiran aerobatics team collided in mid-air in Bengaluru, leading to the death of a pilot. The fatal...

Things you should know about ISRO’s ‘angry bird’ satellite GSAT-7A

India on Wednesday (Dec 19) successfully launched its latest advanced satellite, GSAT-7A, from Andhra Pradesh’s Sriharikota. ‘Angry Bird’, GSAT-7A will give a boost to the...
Social media use causing sleep deprivation in pilots, caused a crash: Air Chief Marshal

Social media use causing sleep deprivation in pilots, caused a crash: Air Chief Marshal

Air Force pilots spending long hours on social media aren’t getting enough sleep, a factor that was responsible for the crash of a fighter...
“Sufficient funds should be available for defence needs”

“Sufficient funds should be available for defence needs”

Mudda discusses the ongoing row over Rafale jet fighters deal; panellist says India spending more than double of what Qatar is to procure the...
A blood moon lunar eclipse is seen near Roskilde, Denmark, Mads Claus Rasmussen/Ritzau Scanpix/Reuters/UNI

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Over 100 stranded people rescued near Mumbai

Over 100 stranded people rescued near Mumbai

In a major rescue operation over a hundred people stranded at a waterfall near Mumbai were rescued in an elaborate operation which also included...
Pakistan to submit reply at ICJ on Kulbhushan in July

Pakistan to submit reply at ICJ on Kulbhushan in July

Following India’s recent submission of its reply to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the case of Kulbhushan Jadhav, who is convicted by...
Indian forces ready for any contingency in Maldives

Indian forces ready for any contingency in Maldives

However, New Delhi will not send boots on the ground India’s armed forces are ready to take on responsibility for any contingency in its southern...
Cant disclose Rafale deal details due to Secrecy Agreement: MoD Nirmala Sitharaman

Cant disclose Rafale deal details due to Secrecy Agreement: MoD Nirmala Sitharaman

The government cannot disclose details of the Rafale fighter aircraft deal due to a "Secrecy Agreement" with France, Minister of Defence (MoD) Nirmala Sitharaman...
IAF Officer Allegedly Led Into Honey trap, Blackmailed Into Leaking Classified Information

IAF Officer Allegedly Led Into Honey trap, Blackmailed Into Leaking Classified Information

Indian Air Force intelligence wing has held an Indian Air Force (IAF) Group Captain posted at Air Headquarters in Delhi for allegedly being honey-trapped...
Jyoti Prakash Nirala likely to be first airman to receive Ashok Chakra

Jyoti Prakash Nirala likely to be first airman to receive Ashok Chakra after death

The Garud commando who was martyred in the Chanderger operation on last year is also likely to be awarded the second highest gallantry award,...
CENOTAPHS: A crane is seen next to the royal crematorium of late Thailand King Bhumibol Adulyadej before its dismantling near the Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand, Reuters/UNI

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Appreciate soldiers’ sacrifices, lift cap on education fund for martyrs’ children: Navy chief

Appreciate soldiers’ sacrifices, lift cap on education fund for martyrs’ children: Navy chief

Appreciate Soldiers Sacrifices: Defence ministry had recommended capping tuition fee reimbursement for children of martyrs at a paltry Rs 10000 per month, Nirmala Sitharaman...

J&K Dy CM Nirmal Singh: Pakistan stands completely exposed

Alleges China for supporting Pakistan in its anti-India designs Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh has, on Saturdy, congratulated the security forces and...

Air Force’s Sukhois, Jaguars, Mirages touch-down on Lucknow Expressway for special drill

This is for the first time that a transport aircraft – the Super Hercules – landed on the expressway. Sukhois, Jaguars and Mirages of the...
2 Air Force commandos and 2 Lashkar terrorists killed during Bandipora encounter

2 Air Force commandos and 2 Lashkar terrorists killed during Bandipora encounter

Army and police launched cordon and search operation around Paribal village after receiving input about presence of militants in the area Two security personnel from...
Air Force Chief Dhanoa Says Ready to Fight At Short Notice

Air Force Chief Dhanoa Says Ready to Fight At Short Notice

Security of all Air Force stations is enhanced to combat any threat Indian Air Force is fully prepared to fight a war at a short...

Marshal Arjan Singh cremated with full state honours at Delhi’s Brar Square

The 98-year-old war veteran, who passed away after a cardiac arrest on Saturday, was given a 17-gun salute and fly-past Hundreds of mourners bid a tearful...
Sukhoi

Sukhoi jet wreckage found near China border

It has been found in a densely forested area about 60 km away from Tezpur in Assam The debris of the Indian Air Force...

'Indian Air Force' - 42 News Results

Indian Air Force gets its first Apache Guardian helicopter in United States

The first Apache Guardian attack helicopter was formally handed over to the Indian Air Force at a production facility of Boeing in Arizona on...
2 IAF officers killed and two injured in road accident in Pulwama

2 IAF officers killed and two injured in road accident in Pulwama

Two Indian Air Force (IAF) officers killed and two got injured in a road accident in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday. The accident...
Despite being on sick leave, IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman returns to his squadron in Srinagar

Despite being on sick leave, IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman returns to his squadron in...

Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was captured by Pakistani Army on February 28, 2019, while he was flying his MiG-21 Bison and was combating with...
Mig-21 fighter jet crashes in Rajasthan’s Bikaner, pilot ejects safely

Mig-21 fighter jet crashes in Rajasthan’s Bikaner, pilot ejects safely

A Mig-21 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed in Shoba Sar ki Dhani area in Rajsthan’s Bikaner today (Friday, March 8) afternoon....
Mehbooba Mufti

Mehbooba Mufti takes a jibe on Air India’s ‘Jai Hind’ order, slammed by Subramanian...

Former Jammu Kashmir Chief Minister and PDP chief Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday (March 5) took a jibe at the new directive of Air India...
Sunil Lanba

Indian Navy Chief warns of sea-borne terror attack

Indian Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba today (Tuesday, March 5) warned that terrorists are being trained to carry out sea-borne attacks on India. Addressing a...
“Let’s not derail war against militancy”

“Let’s not derail war against militancy”

Panelists feel that the process to end militancy must remain on track and not get sidelined by petty politics The war of words between the...
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman

IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman says he was mentally harassed in Pakistan: Report

IAF wing commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who was brought to Delhi after Pakistan released him through the Attari-Wagah border late on Friday (March 1), went...
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today (Saturday, March 2) met IAF wing commander Abhinandan Varthaman and conveyed to him that the entire nation is proud...
USA asks Pakistan if it used F-16 aircraft in violation of end-user agreement

USA asks Pakistan if it used F-16 aircraft in violation of end-user agreement

F-16 jets were meant to be used to “enhance Pakistan’s ability to conduct counter-insurgency and counterterrorism operations”. The USA has sought information from Pakistan whether...
JeM camp was hit, no. of kills speculative, says a Military report; foreign media questions claims

JeM camp was hit, no. of kills speculative, says a Military report; foreign media...

Indian defence establishment has proof that the Indian Air Force (IAF) pre-dawn strike on Feb 26 at Balakot in Pakistan hit the four buildings...
IAF pilot Abhinandan coming back, India won’t compromise on terrorism

IAF pilot Abhinandan coming back, India won’t compromise on terrorism

Indian Air Force (IAF) Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman is expected to come back India between  2-4 p.m. today( Friday, March 1) after the Pak...
Bollywood celebs reaction over IAF pilot ‘Abhinandan Varthaman’ returning India

Bollywood celebs reaction over IAF pilot ‘Abhinandan Varthaman’ returning India

The entire nation is eagerly waiting for the Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman to return India. The IAF pilot was taken into Pakistan custody after...
Amarinder Singh

Punjab CM expresses wish to receive IAF pilot Abhinandan at Wagah Border, tweets to...

Punjab Chief Minister Capt Amarinder Singh on Thursday (Feb 28) said that he wanted to receive IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman at the Wagah...
IAF pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman

IAF pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman to be released tomorrow, says Imran Khan

Indian Air Force pilot, Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who was captured by Pakistan yesterday, (Wednesday, Feb 27), will be released tomorrow as a “gesture...

India loses a Mig, pilot missing in action; Pakistan says he in their custody

Hours after Pakistan claimed to have shot down two Indian Air Force jets and captured two pilots, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) confirmed...
Indian Air Force repulses Pakistani jets, shoots down F16; says all IAF jets and pilots safe

Indian Air Force repulses Pakistani jets, shoots down F16; says all IAF jets and...

Indian Air Force today (Wednesday, Feb 27) repulsed Pakistani attempt at a retaliatory strike and shot down its F16 when three of its jets...
IAF jet crashes in J&K’s Budgam, two pilots dead

IAF chopper crashes in J&K’s Budgam, two pilots dead

A Mi-17 chopper of the Indian Air Force crashed in Jammu Kashmir’s Budgam area today (Wednesday, Feb 27) morning claiming the lives of two...
IAF Air Strike

B-town celebs praises IAF after the forces destroys Jaish camps in pre-dawn strike

The whole country is praising the courageous act of Indian Air Force as the security personnel destroyed the Jaish-e-Mohammed camps and the control rooms...
Pulwama retribution: India uses IAF for first time after 1971 to strike JeM terror camp

Pulwama retribution: India uses IAF for first time after 1971 to strike JeM terror...

India carried out a “non-military, preemptive action” against a major terror camp of the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) in Balakot, Ministry of External Affairs secretary Vijay...

Pakistan says India’s action ‘uncalled for aggression’, but denies any damage done

Soon after Ministry of External Affairs secretary Vijay Gokhale’s briefing on Indian Air Force strike on Jaish-e-Mohammad camp at Balakot in Pakistani territory, Pakistan...
Surgical Strike 2.0

Pulwama retribution: Indian Air Force pulverises Jaish camp in pre-dawn strike

In a pre-dawn operation, Indian Air Force hit Jaish-e-Mohammad terror camps in Pakistan territory today (Tuesday, Feb 26). Around 0330 hours today, 12 Mirage 2000...

“Balakot attack is a fitting reply to Pak”

The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Tuesday morning hit the biggest training camp of the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terror group in Balakot in Pakistan, eliminating...
Two Surya Kiran aircrafts collides in mid-air in Bengaluru, 1 pilot dead

Two Surya Kiran aircrafts collides in mid-air in Bengaluru, 1 pilot dead

Two jets of the Indian Air Forces’ Surya Kiran aerobatics team collided in mid-air in Bengaluru, leading to the death of a pilot. The fatal...

Things you should know about ISRO’s ‘angry bird’ satellite GSAT-7A

India on Wednesday (Dec 19) successfully launched its latest advanced satellite, GSAT-7A, from Andhra Pradesh’s Sriharikota. ‘Angry Bird’, GSAT-7A will give a boost to the...
Social media use causing sleep deprivation in pilots, caused a crash: Air Chief Marshal

Social media use causing sleep deprivation in pilots, caused a crash: Air Chief Marshal

Air Force pilots spending long hours on social media aren’t getting enough sleep, a factor that was responsible for the crash of a fighter...
“Sufficient funds should be available for defence needs”

“Sufficient funds should be available for defence needs”

Mudda discusses the ongoing row over Rafale jet fighters deal; panellist says India spending more than double of what Qatar is to procure the...
A blood moon lunar eclipse is seen near Roskilde, Denmark, Mads Claus Rasmussen/Ritzau Scanpix/Reuters/UNI

Day in Pictures

LImage highlights from around the world
Over 100 stranded people rescued near Mumbai

Over 100 stranded people rescued near Mumbai

In a major rescue operation over a hundred people stranded at a waterfall near Mumbai were rescued in an elaborate operation which also included...
Pakistan to submit reply at ICJ on Kulbhushan in July

Pakistan to submit reply at ICJ on Kulbhushan in July

Following India’s recent submission of its reply to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the case of Kulbhushan Jadhav, who is convicted by...
Indian forces ready for any contingency in Maldives

Indian forces ready for any contingency in Maldives

However, New Delhi will not send boots on the ground India’s armed forces are ready to take on responsibility for any contingency in its southern...
Cant disclose Rafale deal details due to Secrecy Agreement: MoD Nirmala Sitharaman

Cant disclose Rafale deal details due to Secrecy Agreement: MoD Nirmala Sitharaman

The government cannot disclose details of the Rafale fighter aircraft deal due to a "Secrecy Agreement" with France, Minister of Defence (MoD) Nirmala Sitharaman...
IAF Officer Allegedly Led Into Honey trap, Blackmailed Into Leaking Classified Information

IAF Officer Allegedly Led Into Honey trap, Blackmailed Into Leaking Classified Information

Indian Air Force intelligence wing has held an Indian Air Force (IAF) Group Captain posted at Air Headquarters in Delhi for allegedly being honey-trapped...
Jyoti Prakash Nirala likely to be first airman to receive Ashok Chakra

Jyoti Prakash Nirala likely to be first airman to receive Ashok Chakra after death

The Garud commando who was martyred in the Chanderger operation on last year is also likely to be awarded the second highest gallantry award,...
CENOTAPHS: A crane is seen next to the royal crematorium of late Thailand King Bhumibol Adulyadej before its dismantling near the Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand, Reuters/UNI

Day in Pictures

Image highlights from around the world
Appreciate soldiers’ sacrifices, lift cap on education fund for martyrs’ children: Navy chief

Appreciate soldiers’ sacrifices, lift cap on education fund for martyrs’ children: Navy chief

Appreciate Soldiers Sacrifices: Defence ministry had recommended capping tuition fee reimbursement for children of martyrs at a paltry Rs 10000 per month, Nirmala Sitharaman...

J&K Dy CM Nirmal Singh: Pakistan stands completely exposed

Alleges China for supporting Pakistan in its anti-India designs Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh has, on Saturdy, congratulated the security forces and...

Air Force’s Sukhois, Jaguars, Mirages touch-down on Lucknow Expressway for special drill

This is for the first time that a transport aircraft – the Super Hercules – landed on the expressway. Sukhois, Jaguars and Mirages of the...
2 Air Force commandos and 2 Lashkar terrorists killed during Bandipora encounter

2 Air Force commandos and 2 Lashkar terrorists killed during Bandipora encounter

Army and police launched cordon and search operation around Paribal village after receiving input about presence of militants in the area Two security personnel from...
Air Force Chief Dhanoa Says Ready to Fight At Short Notice

Air Force Chief Dhanoa Says Ready to Fight At Short Notice

Security of all Air Force stations is enhanced to combat any threat Indian Air Force is fully prepared to fight a war at a short...

Marshal Arjan Singh cremated with full state honours at Delhi’s Brar Square

The 98-year-old war veteran, who passed away after a cardiac arrest on Saturday, was given a 17-gun salute and fly-past Hundreds of mourners bid a tearful...
Sukhoi

Sukhoi jet wreckage found near China border

It has been found in a densely forested area about 60 km away from Tezpur in Assam The debris of the Indian Air Force...

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