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Watch: India successfully test-fires land-attack version of BrahMos missile
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Watch: IAF chief Bhadauria takes sortie in indigenous Light Combat Helicopter
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Watch: IAF Chief flies indigenous Light Combat Helicopter
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Passing out parade held at National Defence Academy in Pune
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Watch: 2nd batch of 3 IAF Rafale aircrafts arrive in India from France
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Indian military can strike to put pressure not to secure release: Former IAF Chief
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Rajnath Singh meets US Secretary of Defence Mark Esper
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EVMs to be used for 1st time in Leh council polls
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Watch: Indian Navy successfully test-fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile
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Watch: Chinook helicopter carries debris of IAF's MI-17 from Kedarnath
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From kickboxing to floor exercises: Kangana Ranaut begins training for Tejas
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Watch: IAF's Chinook helicopter carries out night sortie in Ladakh
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Watch: IAF's Chinook helicopter carries out night sortie from Leh airbase
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IAF carries out special rescue mission to bring back Covid-19 positive scientists from Central AsiaThe Indian Air Force (IAF) carried out a special rescue mission in which a group of 50 Indian scientists including those who tested Covid-19 positive were brought back in a special C-17 Globemaster..
MARCOS deployed near Pangong Lake in eastern Ladakh, naval commandos to get new boats soonThe idea behind the deployment of the MARCOS in Eastern Ladakh where Indian Air Force's Garud operatives and Indian Army's Para Special Forces is to enhance the integration of the three services and..
BrahMos hits target with 'pinpoint precision' in test firingIndia on Wednesday conducted two more “live operational firings” of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile in the Andaman and Nicobar archipelago. The land-attack variant of the “deep-strike..
India to carry out multiple 'live tests' of BrahMos missile this weekIndia will undertake multiple operational firings of the BrahMos supersonic cruise missile this week, in yet another hard-nosed display of its precision-strike capabilities amidst the ongoing military..
Balakote strike: HC refuses to stay action against IAF officers for role in air accident
Copter downing: Won’t stay IAF action, says HC
IAF's strong posturing during Ladakh standoff helped India ward off any threat from China: Air chief Bhadauria
India conducts major tri-Service exercise in Andaman and Nicobar IslandsA special tri-Service combat exercise called “Bull Strike”, with Special Forces and amphibious operations was conducted by the Andaman and Nicobar Command (ANC) over the last three days. The..
Three more Rafale jets arrive in India after flying non-stop from FranceA second batch of three Rafale fighter jets arrived at Jamnagar airbase in Gujarat on Wednesday evening after flying non-stop from France, taking the total number of aircraft in the fleet to eight,..
Second batch of Rafale aircraft reaches India, says IAFThe second batch of Rafale aircraft arrived in India on Wednesday after flying non-stop from France, the Indian Air Force said. The first batch of five French-origin fighter jet aircraft had arrived in..
IAF to receive three more Rafale combat aircraft on November 4The Rafale jets will fly directly from Istres in France to Jamnagar and they will be accompanied by French Air Force mid-air refuelling aircraft. A team of experts led by Assistant Chief of Air Staff..
Opposition should now apologise for Pulwama remarks: BJPPakistani minister Fawad Choudhry’s bragging in the National Assembly that the Pulwama attack which killed 40 Indian paramilitary personnel was an “achievement” of PM Imran Khan saw BJP question..
IAF successfully test-fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from Sukhoi-30 jet
India was ready to wipe out Pak's forward brigades: Ex-IAF chief on Abhinandan's returnHis remarks came after Pakistan MP Ayaz Sadiq said that hat Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa was "shaking and perspiring" during a meeting to discuss Abhinandan's capture.
Abhinandan's release: Ex-IAF chief on why Pak army chief was 'shaking, sweating'
Indian Air Force gets big Rafale boost, 16 fighter jets to land in India by AprilFive Rafale jets flew to Ambala airbase via Abu Dhabi on July 29. Three are coming on November 5, three will arrive in January, three in March, and seven more in April, carrying a total of fighter jets..
DRDO lauds Air Force for supporting its weapon trials, anti-COVID-19 measuresIn the last six months, the Indian Air Force has flown more than 160 hours for supporting the missions of Defence Research and Development Organisation for COVID-19 relief and weapon trials.
IAF’s first woman officer dies at 96
IAF congratulates topper Akanksha Singh for securing AIR 2 in NEET 2020The Indian Air Force on Sunday congratulated Akanksha Singh who secured AIR 2 in the NEET exam 2020.
Chinook helicopter takes off from Kedarnath with debris of IAF's MI-17 helicopter
Boost to Indian Air Force's offensive arsenal: 3-4 Rafale fighter jets to join in NovemberIt is to be noted that the first batch of five Rafales had arrived in India on July 28 and were officially inducted on September 10 by the Narendra Modi government.
3-4 Rafale fighter jets to join Indian Air Force in November first week
Gunjan Saxena tells Delhi HC never faced institutional or gender bias in IAF
Never faced gender based discrimination in IAF: Former Flt. Lt.Gunjan Saxena to HC
IAF team in France to make preparations to induct more Rafale jets
Well prepared to take on adversaries, say IAF pilots deployed in LadakhAmid border tensions with China, Indian Air Force (IAF) pilots deployed close to Line of Actual Control say that the force is adequately prepared to deal with any situation and equipped to tackle any..
DNA Explained: Why ACM AKS Bhadauria said Indian Air Force is ready for two-front war against China, PakistanThe entire world witnessed the Indian Air Force's strength on Indian Air Force Day on 8 October. Meanwhile, Air Force Chief RKS Bhadauria expressed confidence in the indigenous combat system. He also..
IAF demonstrated operational capability along northern border, says IAF chief; commends air warriors for quick response in Ladakh rowTalking about security challenges in eastern Ladakh, the Chief of Air Staff commended the air warriors for their "prompt response" in the recent standoff on the northern frontiers and talked about..
IAF demonstrated its operational capability along northern border: Chief of Air StaffTalking about security challenges in eastern Ladakh, the Chief of Air Staff commended the air warriors for their "prompt response" in the recent standoff on the northern frontiers and talked about..
Rafale leads 'Vijay' formation, IAF's might on full display at 88th Air Force Day celebrations
IAF displays might on 88th Air Force Day; COAS says ready to safeguard India in all circumstancesAir Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria assured the nation that the Indian Air Force will evolve and be ever ready to safeguard India's sovereignty and interests in all circumstances.
IAF will evolve, ready to safeguard India's sovereignty and interests: RKS Bhadauria"I want to assure the nation that the Indian Air Force will evolve and be ever ready to safeguard our nation's sovereignty and interests in all circumstances," said Bhadauria at Hindon airbase.
Indian Air Force commemorates its 88th foundation day: Top developments
Three IAF officers part of Balakot operation honoured with gallantry award
PM Modi greets IAF on its foundation dayIn a tweet on the Air Force Day, PM Modi lauded the force and said its brave soldiers do not only protect Indian skies, but also play a leading role in serving humanity during any crisis.
88th Air Force Day celebrations: Significance, where to watchThe Indian Air Force is celebrating its 88th Anniversary on Thursday. From President Ram Nath Kovind to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, several leaders greeted..
India well-positioned to take on any threat by China: IAF chief
IAF chief Bhadauria does not rule out procurement of more Rafale fighter jets
Prepared for two-front war: IAF Chief Bhadauria on tensions with China and PakistanThe IAF has pushed its frontline fighter jets like Sukhoi 30 MKI, Jaguar and Mirage 2000 aircraft to key frontier airbases along the Line of Actual Control.
Rafale fighter aircraft to be featured in Air Force Day paradeThe newly inducted Rafale fighter aircraft will feature in the Air Force Day parade on October 8, an Indian Air Force (IAF) official said on Saturday.
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China can't get better of us: IAF Chief Bhadauria on eastern LadakhAddressing a press conference ahead of Air Force Day on October 8, Bhadauria said Chinese air power can't get the better of India's capabilities but at the same time added that there is no question of..
India has to remain prepared for ‘no war, no peace’ situation along LAC: IAF chiefChina clearly violated its own unilaterally defined Line of Actual Control (LAC) in 1959, an irregular demarcation that cuts through rivers and valleys never
Security scenario in eastern Ladakh at uneasy 'no war no peace' status: IAF chiefAir Chief Marshal Bhadauria said the Indian Air Force has responded to the situation with rapidity and is fully resolved to counter any "misadventure" in the region. "The present security scenario..
Ready to undertake operations on both China, Pakistan fronts: IAF
China minutes away from reach of Indian fighter planes after this project takes offThe Indian Army soldiers are performing their duty at the border to protect the country. At the same time Government of India is making efforts to create a more conducive operational environment to the..
IAF's Rafale fleet to have first woman pilot soonA woman fighter pilot of the Indian Air Force will soon join the newly-inducted Rafale fighter fleet as one of its crew flying the multi-role aircraft, official sources said on Monday. The woman pilot..
Total 35 Armed Forces Men Lost Battle Against Covid-19, Says MoS Defence Shripad NaikA total of 32 Indian Army personnel and three Indian Air Force men succumbed to the deadly coronavirus, Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik said in the Parliament on Wednesday. "The number of..
Budgam ‘blue on blue’ case: AFT relief for 2 IAF officers
Shooting down of Mi-17 chopper case: Military tribunal stays action against 2 IAF officers
Amid standoff with China, IAF to get land in Uttarakhand to carry out activities in border areasAmid the ongoing standoff with China along the LAC, Central Air Command chief, Air Marshal Rajesh Kumar met Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat to seek land for setting up facilities that..