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Survival Instinct And Training: Story Of An IAF Pilot Ejecting From His Falling Aircraft

Mar 02, 2019 Aman Nautiyal

When seven failures hit me in a single sortie, within a time span of two minutes and forty seconds, my brain did not get cluttered -- it actually started working more efficiently and ensured that I took all the required actions correctly.

India Rejects Pakistan's Claim Of Not Targeting Indian Military Installations: Defence Ministry

Feb 28, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

An IAF pilot was captured by Pakistan after an air combat Wednesday during which the two sides said they shot down each other's warplanes

US Defence Giant Lockheed Martin Unveils New Combat Jet G-21 For India

Lockheed Martin and Tata Advanced Systems would produce the F-21 in India, for India, it said in a statement.

IAF's Jaguar Fighter Plane Crashes In Uttar Pradesh, Pilot Ejects Safely

Jan 28, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

The plane had taken off from the Gorakhpur Air Force station on a routine sortie.

Japan Considers Purchase Of 100 US F-35 Stealth Fighter Jets: Report

The reported purchase comes as President Donald Trump pushes Japan to buy more military equipment and other US products.

25 September, 2018

Rahul Gandhi Attacks Modi With 'Commander-In-Thief' Label

Outlook Web Bureau

The Congress has been accusing Modi of indulging in crony capitalism apart from violating procedures in the Rafale deal.

12 September, 2018

India Facing Grave Threat, Rafale Will Enhance IAF's Capability: Air Force Chief B.S. Dhanoa

Outlook Web Bureau

Air Chief Marshal B.S. Dhanoa said intentions of adversaries can change overnight and the Air Force needs to match their force level.

30 August, 2018

Why Rs 520 Crore Aircraft Was Bought For Rs 1,600 Crore: Rahul On Rafale Deal

Outlook Web Bureau

Congress president demanded a joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe.

06 April, 2018

Indian Air Force Begins Process To Acquire 114 Fighter Jets

Outlook Web Bureau

The IAF has been pressing for expediting the process to acquire the aircraft citing declining strength of its fighter squadron as some of the ageing jets are being phased out.

06 February, 2018

Centre Not Disclosing Details Of Rafale Deal Shows Scam Has Taken Place: Rahul Gandhi

Outlook Web Bureau

"Prime Minister Narendra Modi personally went to Paris and he changed the deal. The whole country knows about it."


24 November, 2017

Trump Asks If 'Almost Invisible' US Fighter Jets Are Like Those 'In The Movies'

Outlook Web Bureau

However, F-35, is not invisible, though it is unusually small and designed to be less visible to radar than conventional aircraft.

05 October, 2017

US Firm Lobbied For Pakistan Over F-16s, Also Advocated For India To Block Sale, Reveals Ex-Senator

Outlook Web Bureau

Titled "Neighbours in Arms", the book, according to the Dawn, details the arms race between India and Pakistan.

28 September, 2017

IAF Training Jet Crashes In Hyderabad, Pilot Unhurt

Outlook Web Bureau

A court of inquiry will ascertain the cause of the incident.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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