Mirage 2000

  • 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...
  • 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...
  • India clears 950 mn euro Mirage 2000 missile deal 04-01-2012 07:56 PM

    New Delhi: India on Wednesday cleared a Euro 950 million deal to procure 500 air-to-air missiles from a French firm for IAF's Mirage 2000 aircraft fleet. A Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) meeting chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh cleared the deal to procure 490 MICA missiles manufactured by French...