Sunday, Dec 04, 2022

Air Force Station


Pune: 89th Air Force Day celebrated at Lohegaon Air Force Station

October 09, 2021 12:03 pm

The day is celebrated because on this day in 1932, the Air Force in India was officially raised as the supporting force of the Royal Air Force of the United Kingdom.

Leopard spotted in Chandimandir Cantt area, wildlife wing alerted'

August 26, 2021 5:21 am

The leopard was spotted by defence personnel close to the residential localities. A brigadier-rank officer informed the PCCF, Haryana, V S Tanwar, who deputed the Panchkula wildlife team for inspection.

Chandigarh: Preparations in full swing at Air Force Station to house Chinook helicopters

February 12, 2019 8:35 am

Named after American Indian tribe, Chinook, the helicopters will be stationed in Chandigarh Air Force Station as well as in Mohanbari in the North East.

Air Armament Course at MILIT concludes

October 15, 2013 4:17 am

The specialised course,which began on September 30,was subscribed by the Army,Navy and Air Force.

IAF teams bag inter-services squash title

October 01, 2013 6:18 am

Indian Air Force (IAF) bagged the team championship trophy at the 52nd Inter Services Squash Championship 2013,which recently concluded at Air Force Station,Lohegaon.

IAF team wins Inter-Services Squash Championship

September 28, 2013 5:00 am

Indian Air Force (IAF) team on Friday won the 52nd Inter-Services Squash Championship,2013 that concluded at Air Force Station,Lohegaon.

Gang of snatchers held,three mobiles,1 motorbike recovered

July 28, 2013 3:21 am

The Chandigarh Police claimed to have caught a gang of snatchers with their arrests on July 24 near the Air Force Station.

Vadodara: 5,000 saplings planted

July 08, 2013 3:09 am

Vadodara-based NGO,All In Development (AID),kicked off its project,Plantathon,planting 5,000 saplings at the Air Force Station in Darjipura on the occasion of Van Mahotsava.

Three days after leopard sighting at Mullanpur,hunt continues

June 27, 2013 1:44 am

After a leopard was spotted on Sunday evening at the Air Force Station,Mullanpur,the forest department,along with the Air Force have started a hunt for tracking it.

Suggestion to delete Section 13.5 b from proposed DC Rules invites flak

October 29, 2012 2:25 am

A suggestion to delete Section 13.5 b from the proposed DC Rules of the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has invited opposition from individuals and organisations.


PM Modi receives Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi on his maiden India visit

February 10, 2016 3:44 pm

New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, arrived here this evening on a three-day visit to India. Setting aside the protocol, Prime Minister Narendra Modi received the Crown Prince at the Air Force Station in Palam. It was for the second time that the Prime Minister set aside the protocol. He had earlier received US President Barak Obama during the latter's visit to India. Both leaders later shook hands and exchanged pleasantries. They also waved hands at media persons present at the venue. It is the Crown Prince's first state visit to India.

Pathankot terror attack has roots in Pakistan

January 08, 2016 9:34 am

Pathankot, Jan 08: Punjab is once again targeted by Pakistan-based terrorists. On January 2, at least six heavily armed terrorists dressed in Indian Army uniforms attacked Pathankot Air Force Station, part of the Western Air Command, of the Indian Air Force. After 80 hours of fierce battle, all six terrorists were neutralized. The well-trained terrorists, who were part of a suicide squad, were suspected to be members of Pakistan based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammad. Seven security personnel, including a National Security Guard Lieutenant Colonel Niranjan Kumar, were martyred in the terror attack.