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  • Debris of missing IAF’s aircraft found

    The wreckage of an Indian Air Force transport aircraft, which went missing eight days ago with 13 people on board, is found in Arunachal Pradesh, official sources said.

  • India steps up search for missing IAF plane

    India bolsters the search for a transport AN-32 aircraft of the Indian Air Force, with 13 people on board, that has remained missing for the third consecutive day today, by pressing into service a naval plane and two of its surveillance satellites.

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    Dark clouds of conflict

    The ongoing tension between India and Pakistan is taking a dangerous turn. The Indian air force crossed Pakistani airspace and carried out strikes against alleged terrorist training camps within Pakistan-administered territory, followed by Pakistan's own airstrike.

  • Fighter jet crashes in India, 2 pilots dead

    An Indian Air Force Mirage-2000 trainer aircraft crashes in the southern Indian city of Bengaluru immediately after taking off, killing both pilots.

  • India to get first female fighter pilots in June

    India's air force will induct its first female fighter pilots in June, the country's air force chief said.

  • Fresh gunfire, blasts at raided Indian air base

    Gunfire and blasts are heard at an Indian Air Force base attacked by militants a day earlier, as security forces hunted two gunmen still at large in the sprawling facility near the border with Pakistan.

  • 6 killed in India air force base attack

    Four gunmen and two guards are killed when unidentified militants attack an Indian Air Force base near the Pakistan border in an apparent challenge to attempts to revive a dialogue between the nuclear-armed neighbours.