Russian fighter jet crashes into mountain range, killing two

September 6th, 2011 - 9:57 pm ICT by BNO News
MOSCOW, RUSSIA (BNO NEWS) -- A Russian fighter jet crashed in the central region of the country, killing both pilots on board, officials said on Tuesday.The Mikoyan MiG-31 fighter jet belonging to ... Read more...

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Russia’s 5G fighter makes first demonstration flight

August 18th, 2011 - 11:10 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, Aug 18 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's Sukhoi T-50 fifth generation fighter performed its first demonstration flight at an international aviation show Wednesday.Experts at the MAKS 2011 International Aviation and Space ... Read more...

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US may allow India to buy F-35 Lightning II stealth fighter

January 28th, 2011 - 11:35 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 28 (IANS) The United States may allow India to participate in the Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) programme and eventual purchase of its fifth generation F-35 Lightning II ... Read more...

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US asks India to buy American arms

September 29th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 29 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has urged India to "buy American" as it upgrades its defence capabilities as the United States has the finest military hardware ... Read more...

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US wants to expand military ties with India, eyes fighter deal

September 24th, 2010 - 12:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 24 (IANS) Ahead of Indian Defence Minister A.K. Antony's visit here next week, the US has said it wants to expand its military ties with India in ... Read more...

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Russia to unveil documents on WW II massacre of Poles

April 28th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 28 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia's federal archive agency will provide access to digital copies of documents on the Katyn massacre, in which thousands of Poles were executed, to end speculations about ... Read more...

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Indian Air Force intercepts Air France passenger plane

August 27th, 2009 - 7:11 pm ICT by BNO News
NEW DELHI (BNO NEWS) -- An Indian Air Force fighter jet was scrambled to intercept an Air France passenger plane which entered Indian airspace on Thursday, officials said. It happened at approximately 6.10 ... Read more...

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Indian woman becomes world’s first to fly Russian fighter (Interview)

February 15th, 2009 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 15 (IANS) Suman Sharma, daughter of a retired Indian naval officer and an army colonel's sister, became the world's first woman to fly the mighty Russian MiG-35 fighter jet at ... Read more...

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