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03, Oct 2018, by : FnF Defence Correspondent

Amid the raging row over the Rafale fighter jet, Indian Air Force chief Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa said the deal was a "good package" and the aircraft will be a "game-changer" for the subcontinent.Read News

12, Sep 2018, by : FnF Defence Correspondent

No country in the world is facing the kind of grave threat that India is confronted with, Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa said. He said intentions of adversaries can change overnight and the Air Force needs to match their force level. Read News

26, Jul 2018, by : FnF Defence Correspondent

The Kargil Vijay Diwas is observed on 26 July every year, in honour of the Indian Army's win in the war in the Kargil-Drass sector of Jammu and Kashmir. The Indian soldiers successfully gained back the high altitude outposts which were infiltrated by Pakistani intruders culminating in Operation Vijay of 1999. Read News

05, Jun 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

An aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed on Tuesday in Gujarat's Kutch. The pilot, Air Commodore Sanjay Chauhan lost his life in the crash. The mishap took place in Bareja village near Mundra in Kutch. Police and rescue teams have been rushed to the spot. Jamnagar airforce team is also reaching the site.Read News

31, May 2018, by : FnF Defence Correspondent

The Passing Out Parade of the 134th course of the National Defence Academy (NDA) was reviewed by President Ram Nath Kovind at Khadakwasla, near Pune. Speaking on the occasion, the President described the armed forces as a "rare breed of human beings" and said they are a symbol of excellence and dedication for the entire country. Read News

17, Apr 2018, by : FnF Defence Correspondent

The Indian Air Force (IAF) exercise Gagan Shakti has demonstrated that it can put out double the number of fighter aircraft in combat compared to the Pakistan Air Force, should the situation arise.Read News

07, Apr 2018, by : Jack Thomas

The Indian Air Force set in motion the process of acquiring a fleet of 110 fighter jets worth an estimated $15 billion or about Rs. 100,000 crores, one of the World's largest orders in recent years, in a bid to shore up its fast-depleting squadron strength.Read News

09, Feb 2018, by : FnF Defence Correspondent

An Air Force officer has been arrested in Delhi on charges of espionage and passing on classified information to Pakistani intelligence agency Inter-Services Intelligence or ISI. Group Captain Arun Marwaha, 51, was honey-trapped by a Pakistani agent who chatted with him on WhatsApp pretending to be a woman, say investigators.Read News

26, Jan 2018, by : FnF Defence Correspondent

President Ram Nath Kovind turned emotional after he conferred the Ashok Chakra, India's highest peacetime military decoration, posthumously to Air Force Garud commando Corporal Jyoti Prakash Nirala in New Delhi. Corporal Nirala laid down his life after neutralising two terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir's Bandipora district in November last year.Read News

23, Jul 2017, by : FnF Defence Correspondent

Russia is keen on selling its new fighter jet MiG-35 to India with the MiG corporation's chief saying the country has evinced interest in the aircraft and talks were on to understand its requirements.Read News

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