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Thursday, Oct 17, 2019
news about Pakistan air force
Oct 17, 2019 19:31
One official said Pakistani authorities mistook the SpiceJet flight for a military aircraft. The airliner was intercepted by two F-16 jets and escorted for almost half an hour. read more
Oct 06, 2019 23:24
The Number 9 Mirage-2000 squadron, ‘Wolf Pack’, that carried out the Balakot raid; Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman’s Number 51 Squadron, ‘Sword Arms’; and Squadron Leader Minty Agarwal’s 601 Signal Unit will get the citations, one of the officers... read more
Sep 07, 2019 19:29
The 15-day drill was the biggest joint air force exercise involving the Chinese and fighter aircrafts from a foreign country, the Chinese military said it was the most comprehensive in terms of equipment used and involved the most “complete combat u... 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 14, 2019 16:09
Sq Ldr Minty Aggarwal was part of a team of seven fighter controllers on duty on February 27 morning and controlled the Indian Air Force’s interception package launched to stop Pakistan’s fighter jets. read more
Aug 14, 2019 06:15
If his MiG 21 Bison had been equipped with anti-jamming technology, Varthaman may have turned around when instructed to. That would have prevented him from being shot down and taken captive by Pakistan. read more
Aug 08, 2019 22:40
The Bangalore-based Institute of Aerospace Medicine - the final certifying authority on the fitness of a pilot – declared Wing Commander Abhinandan fit to fly. read more
May 22, 2019 11:39
Changsha 5712 Aircraft Industry, which operates under the state-owned Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC), reassembled the overhauled JF-17 fighter jet and delivered it to Pakistan in March, China Aviation News reported earlier this week. read more
May 06, 2019 12:56
The tale of Muhammad Fayyaz has captured the hearts of many in a nation where millions, just like him, have limited access to education and are fighting for opportunities. read more
Apr 08, 2019 18:03
The IAF said there was more credible evidence available to establish that Pakistan Air Force had lost one F-16 in the air action. read more
Apr 06, 2019 22:20
Foreign Policy quoted one of the senior US defence officials with direct knowledge of the count as saying Pakistan invited the US to physically count its F-16 planes after the incident as part of an end-user agreement signed when the foreign military... read more
Apr 06, 2019 20:37
The BJP was reacting to queries on Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan accusing the BJP of “whipping up war hysteria” and making a “false claim” of downing an F-16 aircraft. read more
Apr 05, 2019 19:15
India has denied US report claiming that none of the F-16 fighter jets of the Pakistan Air Force was shot down in the February 27 aerial dogfight along the Line of Control. read more
Apr 02, 2019 00:05
The statement described the events of February 27 as “part of history now” and said no Pakistani F-16 “was hit by the Indian Air Force”. read more
Apr 01, 2019 20:37
Neither the Indian fighter jets nor the Pakistani jets violated airspace restrictions read more