Fighter jet

IAF plans to build 96 new fighter jets domestically in bid to boost 'Make in India'

The Indian Air Force is planning to import 18 combat aircraft from a foreign vendor, in addition to the homegrown ones, according to government sources.

published on : 12th June 2022

Chinese fighter jet crashes into homes, killing 1 on ground

The reports were unusual because China generally keeps military accidents under wraps or emphasizes the heroic role of the pilot in avoiding casualties on the ground.

published on : 10th June 2022

US, South Korea fly 20 fighter jets amid North Korea tensions

The flight came a day after the allies fired eight surface-to-surface missiles into South Korea’s eastern waters.

published on : 7th June 2022

Grave concerns, says Japan as China, Russia jets allegedly fly nearby Quad meet venue

A total of four aircraft, two presumed (new) Chinese bombers - which replaced the two Chinese bombers - and two Russian bombers, conducted a joint flight from the East China Sea to the Pacific Ocean.

published on : 24th May 2022

Reports: Fighter jet crashes in Iran, killing two pilots 

The aircraft crashed at the Anarak training site near the central city of Isfahan, Iran's semiofficial Tasnim news agency reported.

published on : 24th May 2022

'Direct hit': Indian Air Force successfully test-fires BrahMos missile from Su30-MkI fighter jet

The project was conceived to enhance the IAF's capability to strike from large stand-off ranges on any target on sea or land.

published on : 19th April 2022

US admiral says China fully militarized isles

U.S. Indo-Pacific commander- the hostile actions were in stark contrast to Xi Jinping’s past assurances that Beijing would not transform the artificial islands in contested waters into military bases

published on : 21st March 2022

Amid Xi-Biden talks, two Chinese fighter jets, helicopter enter Taiwan's air defense identification zone

The Ministry of National Defense informed that Taiwan's Air Force jets issued radio warnings telling the Chinese aircraft to turn back immediately, reported Taiwan News.

published on : 19th March 2022

Pakistan inducts China-made J-10C fighter jets into PAF

The exact number of aircraft provided by China so far is not known.

published on : 11th March 2022

Poland ready to supply MiG jets to Ukraine

Premier Mateusz Morawiecki says the decision on whether to make the MiG-29 planes available to Ukraine as it fights Russia's invasion is now in the hands of NATO and the U.S.

published on : 9th March 2022

China to provide J-10C fighter jets to Pakistan

UK's Financial Times reported that the first batch of combat aircraft is being tested in Chengdu, the base of its manufacturer Chengdu Aerospace Corporation.

published on : 21st February 2022

Military jet crashes in northwestern Myanmar, pilot dead

The fighter jet crashed into a lake east of Ohn Taw village, Sagaing region at about 10:43 am local time (0413 GMT) on Wednesday.

published on : 16th February 2022

UK air force scrambles jets against 'unidentified aircraft'

 The force routinely intercepts and monitors approaching aircraft entering the international Airspace.

published on : 2nd February 2022

India flight tests Rafale-Marine for INS Vikrant

The Rafale-M is pitted against the US-made Super Hornet -- both of which are being evaluated for a possible purchase by the Indian Navy for deployment on the 44,000-tonne INS Vikrant.

published on : 2nd February 2022

China sends 39 warplanes toward Taiwan, largest in new year

The formation Sunday night included 24 J-16 fighter jets and 10 J-10 jets, among other support aircraft and electronic warfare aircraft, according to Taiwan's defence ministry.

published on : 24th January 2022
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