• pm talks to iaf chief about chopper crash

    PM talks to IAF chief about chopper crash

    India | June 26, 2013 20:38 IST

    New Delhi, June 26: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday talked to Air Chief Marshal N.A.K. Browne to condole the death of Indian Air Force (IAF) personnel who died in Tuesday's helicopter crash in Uttarakhand.According to

  • uttarakhand choppers will fly till all evacuated assures

    Uttarakhand: Choppers will fly till all evacuated, assures IAF chief

    India | June 24, 2013 21:01 IST

    New Delhi, June 24: Indian Air Force chief N.A.K Browne Monday assured people still trapped in flood-affected regions of Uttarakhand that his force will continue to fly helicopters till each one of them was evacuated."Our

  • synergy of services key to battle s outcome iaf chief

    Synergy of services key to battle's outcome: IAF chief

    India | June 08, 2013 20:28 IST

    Dehradun, June 8: India's future operational experiences will invariably be joint operations where a degree of synergy among the three services will be a key determinant of the final outcome, the Indian Air Force (IAF)

  • iaf chief wants to upgrade operational capabilities

    IAF chief wants to upgrade operational capabilities

    India | October 16, 2012 16:27 IST

    New Delhi, Oct 16: IAF is passing through "challenging" times and its focus will be to enhance operational capabilities and security, its chief Air Chief Marshal N A K Browne said today."The IAF is going

  • iaf chief reaches jamnagar inquiry team recovers fdrs

    IAF chief reaches Jamnagar, inquiry team recovers FDRs

    India | August 31, 2012 19:28 IST

    New Delhi, Aug 31: Air Chief Marshal N A K Browne today reached Jamnagar to reassure the pilots and technicians at the IAF airbase there which lost nine personnel in a mid-air collision involving two

  • iaf chief in malaysia for defence cooperation

    IAF Chief In Malaysia For Defence Cooperation

    World | February 02, 2012 13:50 IST

    Kuala Lumpur, Feb 2: Air Chief Marshal N A K Browne will hold talks with Malaysia's top military officials, including his counterpart, and discuss ways to enhance India's defecne cooperation with this key South Asian

  • mig crashes due to pilots inexperience says iaf chief

    MiG Crashes Due to Pilots' Inexperience, Says IAF Chief

    India | October 08, 2011 16:54 IST

    Hindon (Ghaziabad), Oct 8: The Indian Air Force (IAF) today said most of the recent MiG-21 crashes have been caused due to inexperience of young pilots in handling the aircraft.“Unfortunately except for one case, the

  • india s neighbourhood is like a volcano iaf chief

    India's Neighbourhood Is Like A Volcano: IAF Chief

    India | October 08, 2010 15:51 IST

    Hindon: IAF chief P V Naik on Friday described the current security scenario in India's neighbourhood as a "volcano" that may erupt anytime and asked the air warriors to be prepared to meet both internal

  • forces need legal protection says air force chief

    Forces Need Legal Protection, Says Air Force Chief

    India | September 14, 2010 16:10 IST

    New Delhi: As the Centre grapples with the issue of deciding on withdrawal of AFSPA in Jammu and Kashmir, the security forces on Tuesday made it clear that they would like "legal protection” in dealing