Two IAF doctors to train for Gaganyaan Mission in Russia

Two flight surgeons will soon fly to Russia where they will get hands-on experience in space medicine from their Russian counterparts for the Gaganyaan mission, an Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) official said on Sunday. Continue Reading

IAF turns 88; President, PM greet brave warriors

Indian Air Force (IAF) is observing its 88th foundation day today. President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and others took to Twitter to wish India’s air warriors. Continue Reading

Editorial: Happy deal

Amid the ongoing India-China standoff in eastern Ladakh along Line of Actual Control (LAC), the United States has approved India’s request to buy $ 90 million worth of equipment, spare parts and logistical support for its fleet of C-130J Super Hercules cargo aircraft. Continue Reading

IAF formally inducts Rafale, Rajnath holds talks with French Defence Minister

The Indian Air Force (IAF) today formally inducted the much talked about fourth-generation flying machine, Rafale in its arsenal. Continue Reading

IAF brings back 58 Indians from coronavirus-hit Iran

A military transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) brought back 58 Indians from corona virus hit Iran today, official said. Continue Reading

76 Indians from corona virus-hit Wuhan taken to ITBP quarantine facility

The 76 Indians and 36 foreigners evacuated from corona virus-affected Wuhan city of China this morning were being taken to an ITBP facility in the national capital for quarantine. Continue Reading

Separate theatre command for J&K: General Rawat

India is looking at setting up a separate theatre command for Jammu and Kashmir, Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat said today. Continue Reading

First Su-30 MKI squadron in place in Thanjavur

The Indian Air Force today commissioned a squadron of Sukhoi-30 MKI at the Air Force Station here, the first such base in south India for the high profile fighter jets, seen as a gamechanger in guarding the strategically important Indian Ocean Region (IOR). Continue Reading

KS Nair’s ‘The Forgotten Few’ speaks on IAF’s contribution in WWII

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is one of largest and powerful air forces in the world. Like every armed organisation, the IAF has patriotic stories of thousands who were brave to lay down their lives for our land. K S Nair’s The Forgotten Few – The Indian Air Force’s Contribution in Second World War attempts to narrate unheard stories of IAF.

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Air Chief Marshal Bhadauria safe after shooting incident: IAF

In the wake of a shooting incident in Pearl Harbor shipyard, the Indian Air Force today said chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria, who is currently in the US military base there, is safe.
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