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Thursday, Feb 20, 2020

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Feb 14, 2020 04:54
As India marks the first anniversary of the Pulwama attack, the unprecedented air action against the Jaish-e-Mohammed’s facility at Balakot has turned the spotlight back on how the IAF chose the targets, planned the mission and executed the pre-dawn... read more
Feb 11, 2020 05:24
The former IAF chief, under whose leadership the force carried out the attack and who monitored the pre-dawn raid from his house, said military victory is measured by whether you have achieved the stated political objective, which was successfully done... read more
Feb 11, 2020 05:23
Close to one year after the Balakot air strike, Dhanoa talks about the details of the operation, what it took to plan and execute, what it means for India’s future military equation with Pakistan, and the capabilities of the Rafale jets. read more
Dec 13, 2019 01:07
At least 22 panel discussions on issues of military and national significance will be organised during the event read more
Sep 19, 2019 02:52
India ordered 36 Rafale jets from France in a deal worth Rs 59,000 crore in September 2016. read more
Sep 04, 2019 00:34
The helicopters are part of a $1.1-billion deal India inked with US defence and aerospace giant Boeing in September 2015 for 22 Apaches to sharpen its attack capabilities. read more
Sep 03, 2019 23:50
The formal induction ceremony will be held in Merignac, France, and will be attended by IAF chief Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa, said one of the officials cited above. read more
Sep 03, 2019 12:10
Two Apache helicopters flown by Wing Commander Kshitij Avasthi and squadron leader Munish Dogra presented the tactical manoeuvres before a select gathering, including IAF chief Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa. read more
Sep 03, 2019 09:11
India signed a $1.1-billion deal with US defence giant Boeing in September 2015 for 22 Apache choppers to sharpen its attack capabilities. The IAF currently flies Soviet-origin Mi-25 and Mi-35 helicopter gunships. read more
Sep 03, 2019 08:41
While the formal induction will happen on September 19, the first batch of four Rafale jets will fly to their home base in India only next April-May. All 36 fighter planes will arrive by September 2022, a small step on the long road towards building... read more
Sep 02, 2019 23:53
The air chief was responsible for destroying Pakistan supply dumps along the Line of Control (LoC) during the 1999 Kargil war, an action that helped turn the tide in India’s favour. read more
Sep 02, 2019 15:03
Both BS Dhanoa and Abhinandan Varthaman, a Vir Chakra awardee, have played key roles in conflict situations. The Air Chief Marshal, who is also a MiG-21 pilot, destroyed Pakistan supply dumps along the Line of Control (LoC) during the 1999 Kargil war... read more
Sep 02, 2019 11:44
Wing Commander Abhinandan - who was taken captive by Pakistan on February 27 after he was shot down over Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir- had been recently cleared to fly. read more
Aug 23, 2019 00:30
According to the officials, the members of the committee, apart from the NSA, will be the Cabinet secretary, the defence secretary, and the secretary, expenditure and COSC. read more
Aug 21, 2019 00:04
The Russian-made MiG-21 joined the IAF in 1973-74. read more