Airspace Violation

  • Pakistan accuses Indian aircraft of violating its airspace June 12, 2013

    Islamabad/New Delhi: Pakistan on Tuesday accused India of violation of its airspace but the Indian Air Force said it appeared to be a "technical violation" as its aircraft on a routine training sortie seemed to have flown close to the border. A Pakistan Air Force (PAF) spokesman said in Islamabad that...
  • Pakistan releases Indian chopper that crossed LoC October 23, 2011

    New Delhi: The official sources have confirmed that the issue of Army helicopter being forced to land in PoK by Pakistani military, has been resolved. Military and diplomatic channels of the two countries were activated and the Army Aviation Corp's Cheetah helicoper with three middle-level officers and a JCO on board...
  • US plane forced to land in Mumbai, crew questioned June 20, 2009

    Mumbai: A Russian cargo aircraft AN-124, which was hired by the US military, triggered panic at the Mumbai airport on Friday night. The plane carrying arms, ammunition and five people onboard was asked to land at the airport after it violated the Indian airspace. The aircraft took off from Diego...
  • Pak alleges India violated airspace, then pipes down December 14, 2008

    New Delhi, Islamabad: India on Sunday denied allegations that its fighter jets had violated Pakistani airspace, even as Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari described it as a "technical incursion" and media "overhype". Media reports were rife in Pakistan early Sunday saying that Indian fighter jets had violated its airspace late Saturday...