Pranav Kulkarni, explains the ongoing negotiations with French defence major Dassault Aviation.
The President lauded the IAF for “safeguarding the sovereignty” of the country.
The matter pertains to a requirement of 181 basic trainer aircraft (BTA) for basic training of IAF pilots at Air Force Academy (AFA).
IAF fulfilled the 14-year-old cancer patient’s dream of flying a fighter jet in a Jaguar simulator.
The aircraft took off from Jodhpur airbase and was on its way to Uttarlai air force station in Rajasthan.
IAF says runway still not up to international standards.
The report says the delay has cascading effect on the families of the personnel who had lost their lives in the fatal accidents.
The IAF plans to induct two squadrons of LCA and 5 of MMRCA, besides additional Sukhoi squadrons.
While the CAG detected the unsafe helmets in 2013, the IAF seems to have been aware of the problem earlier.
The cost of the Heron UAV is approximately Rs 80 crore.
Heron is a medium-altitude unmanned aerial vehicle developed by Malat division of Israel Aerospace industry.
Investigations say the miscreants entered the villa from the terrace.
The team cited passing through the sewage-clogged Thane Creek as the most challenging part of the swim.
The Indian Air Force is looking to replace its fleet of Avro aircraft.
The six-member team is attempting to become the first athletes to swim around the city in a clockwise direction