Transport Aircraft

  • India sends blackbox of crashed C-130J to US for decoding data 30-03-2014 02:17 PM

    The black box of the C-130J transport aircraft that crashed near Gwalior on Friday has suffered damage and the Air Force has sent it to the US to seek the assistance of its manufacturer Lockheed Martin in decoding the data, IAF officials said on Sunday. The connectors of the Flight...
  • 1968 IAF transport aircraft crash: Mortal remains of victim recovered 31-08-2013 07:55 PM

    An Indian Army expedition retrieved mortal remains of a victim of an Indian Air Force transport aircraft that crashed 1968 in Himachal Pradesh, the Indian Army said on Saturday. A total of 98 army personnel and four crew members were killed when the Indian Air Force AN-12 aircraft crashed on...
  • Funds no problem but don't waste money, Antony tells IAF 17-04-2013 05:25 AM

    New Delhi: The government is committed to the modernisation of the Indian Air Force (IAF) and funds are not a problem to ensure that it remains at the forefront of technology, Defence Minister AK Antony said on Tuesday while stressing the need to observe austerity measures. "Procurement and acquisitions span...
  • India gets first of six C-130J aircraft 17-12-2010 12:50 PM

    Washington: The first of India's six C-130J Super Hercules air lifters, considered the world's most advanced transport aircraft, purchased from the US in a $ 1 billion deal has been delivered to the Indian Air Force. The first plane was received at a ceremony at manufacturer Lockheed Martin's Marietta, Georgia,...