Mig 29

  • INS Vikramaditya starts sailing towards India from Russia 26-11-2013 08:37 PM

    New Delhi: After being inducted into the Indian Navy, the much awaited $ 2.3 billion aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya on Tuesday started sailing towards its home base in Karwar. The carrier has set off for India after being handed over to Indian Navy 10 days ago, reports from Russia suggested....
  • Antony pulls up Navy on INS Sindhurakshak sinking 21-11-2013 11:18 AM

    New Delhi: Pulling up the Navy on the sinking of the INS Sindhurakshak submarine in which 18 personnel lost their lives, Defence Minister AK Antony on Wednesday asked the force "not to fritter away" such expensive national resources. Against the backdrop of incidents where some naval officers have been allegedly...
  • INS Vikrant showcases our capabilities to the world: Surya Gangadharan 13-08-2013 05:20 PM

    India launched its first indigenous aircraft carrier INS Vikrant on Monday. It is the biggest warship to be built by India and will also mark India's entry into a select club of countries capable of designing and building a carrier of this size. India is now only the fifth county...
  • Antony's wife to launch 1st indigenous aircraft carrier INS Vikrant 11-08-2013 01:48 PM

    Kochi: India will launch its first indigenous aircraft carrier INS Vikrant on Monday, making an entry into a select club of countries capable of designing and building a carrier of this size and capability. Defence Minister AK Antony's wife Elizabeth will launch the 37,500 tonne carrier at Kochi shipyard close...
  • Gujarat: MiG-29 fighter aircraft crashes; pilot safe 24-06-2013 02:47 PM

    Jamnagar: A MiG-29 fighter aircraft on a routine sortie on Monday crashed near Lalparda village in Gujarat's Jamnagar district, with the pilot ejecting safely. "A MiG-29 fighter jet today crashed at 13.30 hours near Lalparda village south of Khambhalia town," IAF officials said. The aircraft was on on a routine...
  • Fighter aircraft MiG29K commissioned into Indian Navy 11-05-2013 02:59 PM

    Panaji: New-age fighter aircraft MiG29K was on Saturday commissioned ceremoniously into the Indian Navy in the presence of Defence Minister AK Antony at INS Hansa near in Panaji. The aircraft would be attached to aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya, which would be commissioned later this year. The MiG29K squadron - initially...
  • Antony to commission MIG-29 K fighters into Navy 06-05-2013 02:52 PM

    Panaji: Union Defence Minister AK Antony will commission MIG-29 K fighter planes into the Indian Navy on May 11 in Goa. The squadron, named INAS 303 Black Panthers, will be commissioned on May 11 by the Defence Minister at INS Hansa Naval base in the state, Indian Navy PRO said....
  • IAF can fight a two-front war on its present strength: Officials 16-04-2013 10:51 AM

    New Delhi: Considering the threat perception from both China and Pakistan, the Indian Air force (IAF) has upgraded its capabilities to meet any challenge from the two fronts simultaneously. These capabilities were tested successfully for the first time during the recent three-week war games 'Livewire' in which over 400 fighter...
  • Remains of missing MiG-29 pilot found: Sources 06-11-2011 06:51 PM

    New Delhi: IAF search teams have found the remains of the pilot of the ill-fated MiG-29 fighter aircraft that crashed last month in Lahaul Valley in Himachal Pradesh. The remains of Squadron Leader Dharmendra Singh Tomar were found near Kherot village in the Chokhang hills at an altitude of 15,000-17,000...
  • MIG 29 crashes in Himachal, pilot missing 19-10-2011 10:05 AM

    Lahaul Spiti: An Indian Air Force fighter aircraft, MIG 29, crashed during a night flying exercise in the Lahaul Spiti region of Himachal Pradesh on Tuesday night. The fighter aircraft was headed to Leh when the mishap took place. The pilot of the aircraft, who was the only person on...
  • Indian Navy gets new Russian MiG-29K fighters 31-05-2011 12:45 PM

    Moscow: Indian naval aviation has acquired new teeth with induction of nine MiG-29K carrier-borne fighter jets from Russia with an extended range of 3,000 kms and capable of firing air-to-air and air-to-sea missiles. The Russian MiG Aircraft Corporation has delivered the second batch of five MiG-29K fighter jets to the...
  • MIG-29K fighter jets join Indian Navy 20-02-2010 12:07 PM

    The squadron has been named Black Panthers. ...
  • IAF asked to raise war-time alerts 11-12-2008 01:03 AM

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  • MiG-29 fighter crashes, pilot safe 08-05-2007 07:42 PM

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  • MiG-29 facelift: India inks major deal 11-03-2007 03:55 PM

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