Indian Air Force

Indian Air Force Mirage 2000 crashes in Madhya Pradesh

Indian Air Force Dassault Mirage 2000 crashes near Madhya Pradesh Bhind district. ...


India purchases phased out Mirage 2000s from France

The Indian Air Force purchased 24 phased out Mirage 2000s from the French Air Force....


Tata to build C-295 transport aircraft for Indian Air Force

Tata will build 40 of the 56 C-295 ordered for the Indian Air Force....


Indian MiG-21 “Bison” fighter jet crashes during training

A MiG-21 Bison fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed during training near Barmer, Rajasthan....


Rafale performs maiden flypast for India’s Republic Day

For the first time, a Rafale fighter jet of the Indian Air Force took part in the Republic Day celebrations in India....


Indian and French Air Forces to conduct joint exercise

French and Indian Rafale fighters will fly together in the Desert Knight 21 exercise, one of the stops of the French Air Force’s “Skyros” campaign....


Indian MiG-21 crashes on landing

A Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 Bison fighter jet belonging to the Indian Air Force crashed near Suratgarh, Rajasthan state, in the evening of January 5, 2021.  ...


From modern to vintage: new expansion of Indian fighter jet fleet

In a span of several days, Indian Air Force (IAF) confirmed an intention to purchase a number of new fighter jet aircraft, including refurbished Soviet-made Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-29s. It also considers buying more Dassault Rafales....


First Indian female fighter jet pilot upgrades to Dassault Rafale

Lieutenant Avani Chaturvedi, the first female pilot of the Indian Air Force (IAF) to have completed a solo flight, will make history again. Assigned to the Squadron No. 17 “Golden Arrows”, she will pilot the Dassault Rafale fighter jet, the latest addition to the IAF arsenal....


Indian Air Force formally inducts Dassault Rafale fighter jet

The Indian Air Force (IAF) formally inducted the Dassault Rafale fighter jet in the 17 Squadron 'Golden Arrows' at Air Force Station Ambala. The ceremony marks Rafale’s full operational entry into IAF....