Video: IAF fighter aircraft crashes into home in Rajasthan

Video: IAF fighter aircraft crashes into home in Rajasthan

[ad_1] IAF fighter aircraft crashes into home in Rajasthan [Photo: Twitter] Jaipur: Two civilians were killed after an Indian Air Force MiG-21 crashed on top of their house in Rajasthan’s Hanumangarh on Monday morning, police said. The pilot of the aircraft, however, ejected safely with minor injuries, the IAF said adding a military helicopter has … Read more

IAF takes charge; C-130J aircraft lands in Port Sudan for evacuation operations

IAF takes charge; C-130J aircraft lands in Port Sudan for evacuation operations

[ad_1] Khartoum: Amid ongoing conflict, Indian Air Force aircraft have landed in Port Sudan for evacuation operations, the Ministry of External Affairs official spokesperson Arindam Bagchi informed on Tuesday. Indian Air Force’s C-130J aircraft have reached Sudan to evacuate stranded Indians as the process of evacuations continues in the violence-hit North African country. “#OperationKaveri takes … Read more

Video: Flydubai aircraft catches fire, lands safely in Dubai

Video: Flydubai aircraft catches fire, lands safely in Dubai

[ad_1] Kathmandu: Flydubai flight FZ 576 from Kathmandu Airport (KTM) to Dubai International (DXB) experienced a bird hit during takeoff from Kathmandu. After following standard procedure, the flight continued as normal to Dubai and arrived at DXB at 00:14 local time, flydubai spokesperson said. The aircraft reportedly caught fire after the bird hit. Fire tenders … Read more

President Murmu takes historic sortie in Sukhoi 30 MKI fighter aircraft in Assam

President Murmu takes historic sortie in Sukhoi 30 MKI fighter aircraft in Assam

[ad_1] Guwahati: President Droupadi Murmu took a historic sortie in a Sukhoi 30 MKI fighter aircraft at the Tezpur Air Force Station in Assam on Saturday. She is now the third President and second woman President to undertake such a sortie. As the Supreme Commander of the Indian Armed Forces, the President, who is on … Read more

HAL hands over 100th Su-30 MKI ROH aircraft to IAF

HAL hands over 100th Su-30 MKI ROH aircraft to IAF

[ad_1] Bengaluru: Union Defence Secretary Giridhar Aramane on Friday inaugurated the third LCA production line and also handed over the 100th Sukhoi-30 MKI ROH aircraft to Air Vice Marshal Sarin at HAL’s Nashik Division. The Signal Out Certificate (SOC) of the 100th ROH aircraft was handed over by Saket Chaturvedi, CEO (MiG Complex), HAL, to … Read more

Israel shoots down unmanned aircraft from Syria

Israel shoots down unmanned aircraft from Syria

[ad_1] Representative Image of a Aircraft Jerusalem: Israeli military intercepted an unmanned aircraft that entered Israeli airspace from Syria, according to a statement by the military. The Israeli Air Force sent helicopters and fighter jets to track the unidentified aircraft, which was crossing into Israeli territory from the direction of Syria, it added on Sunday. … Read more

Spreading Wings: Akasa Air plans to procure over 100 aircraft

Spreading Wings: Akasa Air plans to procure over 100 aircraft

[ad_1] Delhi: While Akasa Air has already placed a firm order for 72 Boeing 737 MAX airplanes, the low-cost airline has plans of placing an order for over 100 aircraft in the time to come. Akasa Air has completed six months of operation, and with the delivery of one aircraft every 15 days, the airline … Read more

Hyderabad: PC-7MKII aircraft sets record by clocking 2L flying hrs

Hyderabad: PC-7MKII aircraft sets record by clocking 2L flying hrs

[ad_1] Hyderabad: Pilatus PC-7MkII, a basic trainer aircraft clocked a major milestone of two lakh accident-free flying hours on February 20. According to a press release from the Indian Air Force on Monday, the aircraft was inducted in 2013. All aspiring pilots of the Indian Armed Forces are trained in managing this aircraft. It presently … Read more

Air India places order for 840 aircraft; includes option to buy 370 planes: Official

Air India places order for 840 aircraft; includes option to buy 370 planes: Official

[ad_1] New Delhi: Tata Group-owned Air India has placed an order for 840 planes with Airbus and Boeing, including the option to acquire 370 aircraft, with a senior airline official on Thursday saying the order is a “landmark moment” in the Indian aviation history. The announcement by Air India’s Chief Commercial and Transformation Officer Nipun … Read more

Air India to acquire modern fleet, orders 470 aircraft from Airbus and Boeing

Air India to acquire modern fleet, orders 470 aircraft from Airbus and Boeing

[ad_1] New Delhi: Air India, part of the Tata Sons conglomerate, on Tuesday announced that it has signed letters of intent with Airbus and Boeing to acquire both widebody and single-aisle aircraft. The order comprises 40 Airbus A350s, 20 Boeing 787s and 10 Boeing 777-9s widebody aircraft, as well as 210 Airbus A320/321 Neos and … Read more