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IAF's C-17 Globemaster to evacuate stranded Indians from Iran tonight; to depart from Hindon airbase at 8 pm
India

IAF's C-17 Globemaster to evacuate stranded Indians from Iran tonight; to depart from Hindon airbase at 8 pm

About 2,000 Indians are living in Iran, a country that has witnessed increasing numbers of coronavirus cases in the last few days

India to send largest military aircraft C-17 Globemaster to carry medical supplies to coronavirus-hit China, evacuate Indians from Wuhan
World

India to send largest military aircraft C-17 Globemaster to carry medical supplies to coronavirus-hit China, evacuate Indians from Wuhan

India will send a C-17 military transport aircraft to China's Wuhan on Thursday to evacuate more Indians and deliver a consignment of medical supplies to coronavirus-hit people

IAF's C-17 aircraft to transport Amarnath pilgrims of out Jammu and Kashmir following state govt's request
India

IAF's C-17 aircraft to transport Amarnath pilgrims of out Jammu and Kashmir following state govt's request

The Jammu and Kashmir government has requested the Indian Air Force to airlift the Amarnath Yatra pilgrims out of the Kashmir valley.

IAF sets new record, transports 463 tonnes of load in 6 hours to airfields, drop zones in Ladakh
India

IAF sets new record, transports 463 tonnes of load in 6 hours to airfields, drop zones in Ladakh

In 2013, in a subtle show of strength to China, the IAF landed its C-130J Super Hercules transport plane at the world's highest Daulat Beg Oldie airstrip in Ladakh near the Line of Actual Control (LAC).

Indian Air Force lands largest transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster in Arunachal Pradesh
India

Indian Air Force lands largest transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster in Arunachal Pradesh

In a major boost to the country's rapid airlift capability in Arunachal Pradesh, the mighty C-17 Globemaster, the Indian Air Force (IAF)'s largest military transport aircraft, made its first landing at Mechuka Advanced Landing Ground (ALG), just 29 km from Sino-Indian border on Thursday.

Super aircraft saving lives across the nation: How C-17, C-130J joined rescue ops from Kashmir to Chennai
Politics

Super aircraft saving lives across the nation: How C-17, C-130J joined rescue ops from Kashmir to Chennai

Heavylifter C-17 Globemaster and the C-130J Super Hercules, which helped in saving thousands of lives during Uttarakhand and Kashmir floods and the deadly Nepal earthquake early this year, again did a yeoman service in rain-hit Chennai where they ferried nearly 1,500 people to safety following the deluge

IAF airlifts NDRF personnel, relief material to Nepal
World

IAF airlifts NDRF personnel, relief material to Nepal

After dropping the NDRF team, C-130 J will perform aerial recce to check road communication to Pokhara and return to Hindon, defence ministry spokesperson Sitanshu Kar tweeted.

Coming home: Amid bombings and attacks, over 350 Indians rescued from Yemen arrive in Mumbai, Kochi
World

Coming home: Amid bombings and attacks, over 350 Indians rescued from Yemen arrive in Mumbai, Kochi

Over 350 Indians rescued from strife-torn Yemen landed in Mumbai and Kochi on Thursday.

Indian ship in periphery of Yemen waters, awaits local clearance
World

Indian ship in periphery of Yemen waters, awaits local clearance

An Indian Navy vessel, despatched to evacuate Indians from Yemen, has reached the periphery of the strife-torn country's territorial waters but is awaiting local clearance for moving in as do two Air India planes.

IAF gets sixth C-17 Globemaster with vintage package in belly
India

IAF gets sixth C-17 Globemaster with vintage package in belly

The C-17 is the biggest aircraft in IAF's inventory and the government had accorded approval to buy 10 C-17 Globemaster III along with associated equipment for the IAF in June 2011.

 IAF chief, US discuss setting up of Indian space, cyber commands
India

IAF chief, US discuss setting up of Indian space, cyber commands

Commander of US Pacific Air Forces and Air Component Commander General Herbert Carlisle said the "relationship is great with Indian Air Force".