Air Chief Marshal R.K.S. Bhadauria flew the homegrown basic trainer aircraft HTT-40 prototype (Photo: IAF/Twitter)

Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria flies HAL’s trainer over Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal R.K.S. Bhadauria flew the homegrown basic trainer aircraft HTT-40 prototype over this aerospace hub for assessing its prowess, said the state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd. (HAL) on Thursday. “Bhadauria flew for the first time the HTT-40, designed and built by our aircraft division, to assess its flying characteristics, including […]

Rajnath Singh flies in Tejas LCA (Photo: Twitter)

Rajnath undertakes maiden sortie on Tejas, becomes first Defence Minister to fly in this aircraft

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh undertook a maiden sortie on a Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), fully dressed in a G-Suit, from Bengaluru on Thursday. Singh, who became the first Defence Minister of the country to fly in a Tejas, took to the cockpit of the fighter jet with a pilot in the front […]

DK Shivakumar (Photo: IANS)

Karnataka drama ends, claims DK Shivakumar as he is to be ‘deported’ to Bengaluru

Mumbai: Signalling an end to a day full of high political drama in Mumbai, Karnataka Congress leader and Minister D.K. Shivakumar expressed hope that “all the rebel Congress-Janata Dal (S) MLAs would return home and the state government would survive the crisis” as he was set to be deported to Bengaluru by the Mumbai Police later […]