Air Force

LCA Tejas to participate in Dubai airshow for second time

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL)-built light combat aircraft (LCA) Tejas will be participating for the second consecutive time in Dubai airshow to be held from November 13-17. Read More

Mig-21 retires, Oorials squadron in Rajasthan to house Sukhoi fighters now

New Delhi: The Number 4 Squadron (Oorials) of the Indian Air Force (IAF) based at Air Force Station Uttarlai (Barmer) is converting from the MiG-21 to the Su-30 MKI, marking a watershed moment in the history of the squadron which was operating the MiG-21 since 1966.The MiG-21 was the first supers ... Read More

Indian Air Force phases out another MiG-21 squadron

Indian Air Force (IAF) on Monday retired one of its three remaining squadrons of the Russian-origin MiG-21 Bison fighter aircraft. It flew in the skies of Uttarlai in Barmer district of Rajasthan. Read More

Know about Air Marshal PK Barbora – the IAF officer reactivated DBO airstrip

Former Indian Air Force vice chief Air Marshal PK Barbora (Retd) was passed away on Monday after illness at the age of 72 years in Delhi. The officer was known for calling a spade a spade. Read More

Indian Air Force chief ACM VR Chaudhuri unveils new IAF ensign

Indian Air Force chief ACM VR Chaudhuri on Sunday unveiled the new ensign of the IAF at Prayagraj in Uttar Pradesh on the occasion of 91st anniversary celebrations. Read More

Who is Group Captain Shaliza Dhami who led the Indian Air Force parade at Prayagraj

In a first in the history of the Indian Air Force, a woman officer, Group Captain Shaliza Dhami led the IAF Day parade at air force station Bamrauli in Prayagraj on the occasion of the force’s 91st anniversary. Read More

IAF Day celebrations: ACM VR Chaudhuri to unveil new ensign at Prayagraj

As part of India’s endeavour of shedding away from the colonial legacy, the Indian Air Force will unveil its new ensign at the 91st IAF Day celebrations at Prayagraj on Sunday. Read More

Indian Air Force’s helicopter makes emergency landing near Bhopal

An Indian Air Force helicopter had to make a “precautionary” landing near a dam in Bhopal district of Madhya Pradesh on Sunday when it was on a routine training mission. Read More

Exercise Bright Star: India sends 5 Mig-29 fighters, 6 transport aircraft to Egypt

India has sent its five Mig-29 fighter aircraft and six transport aircraft such as two IL-78, two C-130 and two C-17 aircraft to Cairo to participate in the 34-nation triservices exercise Bright Star at Cairo air base in Egypt. Read More

India deploys Mig-29 UPG fighter jets squadron at Srinagar

India has deployed a squadron of upgraded MiG-29 fighter jets at the Srinagar air base to tackle threats from both the Pakistani and Chinese front. Read More


About Us | Contact Us | Privacy | Cookies