Indian Air Force (IAF)

Captured Indian pilot likely to return via Wagah border

Pakistani authorities are likely to bring Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman from Rawalpindi to Lahore and hand him over to the International Committee of Red Cross under the Geneva Convention rules, according to reports.

April 9, 2019
April 9, 2019

‘Irrefutable evidence’ Wing Commander Abhinandan shot down Pak F-16: IAF

The Indian Air Force (IAF) says that there is “irrefutable evidence” that Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman downed a Pakistani F-16 with his MiG 21 Bison aircraft in a dogfight on 27 February.

March 1, 2019
March 1, 2019

Captured Indian pilot likely to return via Wagah border

Pakistani authorities are likely to bring Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman from Rawalpindi to Lahore and hand him over to the International Committee of Red Cross under the Geneva Convention rules, according to reports.

February 28, 2019
February 28, 2019

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.

March 20, 2018
March 20, 2018

Indian Air Force plane crashes in Odisha

A Hawk advanced trainer jet aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) crashes in Odisha's Mayurbhanj district.