paf base

Nine militants killed in Pakistan air base attack (Third Lead)


August 16th, 2012 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 16 (IANS) Nine militants were killed Thursday in Pakistan's Punjab province after they attacked a key airbase of the country. Banned outfit Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) later claimed ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pakistani woman fighter pilot hurt in crash (Lead)


August 16th, 2011 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 16 (IANS) A woman piloting a fighter aircraft was injured while a villager was killed when her aircraft crashed in Pakistan's Punjab province, a media report said Tuesday.The ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pakistan air base put on high alert after terror tip-off


June 2nd, 2011 - 2:52 pm ICT by IANS
Rawalpindi, June 2 (IANS) High alert was issued at Pakistan Air Force Chaklala air base following a warning from an intelligence agency that terrorists may target it, a media report ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Gunbattle on as terrorists take hostages at Pakistan naval facility


May 23rd, 2011 - 12:20 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, May 23 (IANS) Fierce gunfights raged overnight as heavily-armed terrorists stormed a key military facility here, destroyed two surveillance aircraft and left five personnel dead. The guerrillas, who ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak to get six more F-16 aircraft from US on Dec 13


December 11th, 2010 - 1:48 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Dec 11(ANI): Six new F-16 C/D Block 52 high-tech aircraft will reportedly arrive in Pakistan from the United States on December 13, after which the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) will ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak to get six more F-16 aircraft from US today


November 20th, 2010 - 12:44 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov 20 (ANI): Pakistan will get six more new F-16 C/D Block 52 aircraft from the United States today.Sources revealed that these six F-16 aircraft would bring the number of ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak gets second batch of three F-16 jets from US


October 31st, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 31 (ANI): The United States delivered the second batch of three F-16 C/D Block 52 aircraft to Pakistan at its PAF Base, Shahbaz (Jacobabad) on Saturday, and will send ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Did Pak Govt. save US ‘held’ Jacobabad air base at cost of flooding Balochistan?


August 21st, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.21 (ANI): Pakistan Senate's Deputy Chairman Mir Jan Mohammed Khan Jamali has claimed that water from the swollen Indus River was directed towards Balochistan's Jaffarabad, inundating almost 85 percent of the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

PAF shoots down health secretary’s ‘US controlling Jacobabad air base’ claims


August 20th, 2010 - 3:58 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Aug.20 (ANI): Confusion prevails over who actually controls the Shahbaz airbase in Jacobabad, as the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has rebuked the senate standing committee on health secretary's statement that ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

PAF’s Karachi base, NATO containers under severe terror threat, warns Pak intelligence


November 7th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Nov.7 (ANI): Pakistan Intelligence agencies have issued warnings regarding a probable terror attack on the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) base in Karachi.According to a communiqué issued by the Intelligence agencies, the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Indigenous JF-17 Thunder aircrafts to start flying by year-end: PAF chief


June 28th, 2009 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 28 (ANI): Pakistan's Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Rao Qamar Suleman, has said that indigenously made JF-17 Thunder fighter aircrafts would start flying by this year-end.Speaking at a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak to get 4 more refurbished F-16s from US on July 28


July 17th, 2008 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , July 17 (ANI): The US will hand over four more F-16s to the Pakistan Air Force on July 28. These jets have reportedly been upgraded and modified to the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Pakistan Air Force plane crashes, pilots survive


July 10th, 2008 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Islamabad, July 10 (Xinhua) An aircraft of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) crashed in the country's North-West Frontier Province Thursday, a PAF statement said. "Both pilots of the aircraft ejected safely. No ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Four F-16s inducted into Pakistan Air Force


June 29th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , June 29 (ANI): Four F-16 fighters were handed over to the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) on Saturday in a ceremony at the PAF Base Mushaf ( Sargodha ).Air ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

ur rockets hit Pak Air Force base


December 9th, 2007 - 10:18 am ICT by admin
Peshawar, Dec 9 (ANI): Some unidentified miscreants had fired at least four rockets at the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) base camp adjoining Peshawar airport, police said this morning.The first rocket hit ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Subscribe