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Jan 05, 2020
Air force transported 625 tonnes of new currency notes to various parts of India post demonetisation, says ex-Air Chief Marshal BS DhanoaFormer Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa has said that after demonetisation in 2016, the Indian Air Force (IAF) transported 625 tonnes of new currency notes to various parts of the country
Jun 24, 2019
'Pakistani planes didn't cross LoC during dogfight': IAF chief BS Dhanoa says purpose of Balakot airstrike was to 'show resolve, capability’Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa on Monday said that Pakistan closing its airspace was a problem for them and the IAF never stopped the civil air traffic in the country. Pakistan extended the ban on its airspace for all Indian flights till 28 June. The country had fully shut its airspace on the eastern border with India after the IAF carried out aerial airstrikes on a JeM terror camp in Balakot on 26 February.
May 27, 2019
Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa says Rafale would be a 'game-changer' for IAF, hails modernisation of air force's fleetHe said that whatever shortcomings the IAF had during the Kargil war were long gone, citing laser designator pod (LDP), which is the laser sensor-cum-targeting system used in aircraft are now present in all aircraft fleets and refuelling aircraft too have now been added.
Mar 04, 2019
Day after Amit Shah says Balakot air strikes killed 'more than 250 terrorists', IAF chief tells media they don't count casualtiesA day after BJP president Amit Shah said the Balakot air strikes killed 'more than 250 terrorists', IAF Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa said the air force does not don't count casualties, it only hits targets.
Oct 03, 2018
Govt, IAF had no role in choosing offset partner in Rafale deal, it was Dassault's decision: Air Chief Marshal BS DhanoaAir Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa said that negotiations for the Rafale deal had reached such an advanced stage that "if we didn't go forward, we would have gone back six years".
Oct 08, 2017
IAF's Mi-17 chopper crashed due to detachment of tail rotor: Air Chief Marshal BS DhanoaThe Mi-17 helicopter crash in Tawang, killing seven military personnel, may have been caused due to disengagement of the chopper's tail rotor, Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa said on Sunday.
Sep 17, 2017
Arjan Singh was icon, flying chief, philanthropist, says Indian Air Force chief BS DhanoaA legend, icon, philanthropist and flying chief who led from the front — that's how Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa described the Late Marshal of the Indian Air Force, Arjan Singh.
Dec 28, 2016
AgustaWestland scam: SP Tyagi like family member, but no sympathy if proven guilty, says IAF chief RahaTyagi — the first chief of any wing of the armed forces to be arrested in the country -- was given bail by a court here on Monday.
Oct 04, 2016
Indian Air Force would like to induct more Rafale fighter jets: Air Chief Marshal Arup RahaThe Indian Air Force (IAF) would like to induct more Rafale fighter planes, but any decision on this would be taken in the future depending on desirability, Air Chief Marshal Arup Raha said on Tuesday.
May 03, 2016
AgustaWestland scam: Ex-IAF chief SP Tyagi was codenamed 'gorgeous girl', met middlemen 7 timesFormer Air Chief SP Tyagi, who was interrogated by the CBI for over 10 hours on Monday, met AgustaWestland middlemen seven times between 2004 and 2007