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Siachen Pioneer helicopters carry out casevac mission

New Delhi. 20 January 2018. Yesterday, The Siachen Pioneers- 114 HU based at Leh, carried out a daring casevac mission from the far flung reaches of the Zanskar valleyRead more ›

INS Vikramaditya affiliates with Indian Army’s Bihar Regiment and No. 6 Squadron of Indian Air Force

Indian Naval Ship Vikramaditya, the largest ship in the Navy and the country’s only aircraft carrier was formally affiliated to The Bihar Regiment, a highly decorated and battleRead more ›

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Defence Minister flies  in an IAF SU-30 MKI

New Delhi. 17 January 2018. Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, flew in a Su-30 MKI of 31 Squadron on her visit to Air Force Station Jodhpur. In her 45 minutesRead more ›

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Chief of the Air Staff Visits DG NCC Republic Day Camp-2018

New Delhi. 13 January 2018. Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa, PVSM, AVSM, YSM, VM, ADC, Chief of the Air Staff (CAS) visited the NCC Republic Day Camp 2018Read more ›

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Indian Air Force Conquers ‘Seven Summits’

New Delhi. 11 January 2018. An expert team of IAF mountaineers had successfully scaled highest peaks of six different continents earlier and had recently embarked upon its culminating expeditionRead more ›

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The Indian Air Force in 2017

Acquisitions 1. Light Combat Aircraft (Tejas).In consonance with the ‘Make in India’ campaign launched by the Prime Minister, the first Squadron of Tejas, an advanced multirole aircraft with state-of-art avionics wasRead more ›

Indian Air Force completes Mission Seven Summits

New Delhi. 26 December 2017. After scaling of Mt Everest in 2005, IAF launched a unique and unprecedented series of mountaineering expedition ‘Mission Seven Summits’ with an aimRead more ›

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HAL receives RFP from IAF for 83 LCA-Tejas Mk 1A.

New Delhi. 22 December 2017. Precisely a year and a month ago on 7 November 2016, the then Defence Minister of India Manohar Parrikar approved procurement of 83Read more ›

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Indian Women Pilots’ Association (IWPA) turns 50

Aviation is not an impregnable male bastion New Delhi. 20 December 2017. “A group of over a hundred and fifty and increasing, we get together as a bodyRead more ›

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IAF starts phasing out MI-8

PRATAP to become a part of Airforce’s history Yelahanka, Bangalore. 18 December 2017. In what was a nostalgic beginning to the count down of phasing out MI-8s ofRead more ›