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US aircraft carriers return to South China Sea amid rising tensions

07 July, 2020 4:50 pm 4:50 pm

HANOI (Reuters) – For the second time in two weeks, the United States has deployed two aircraft carriers to the South China Sea, the US Navy said on Friday, as China and the United States accuse each other of stoking tensions in the region. The USS Nimitz and USS Ronald Reagan carried out operations and … Read More

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PAF training aircraft crashes near Takht Bhai during routine flight

02 February, 2020 5:37 pm 5:37 pm

MARDAN (92 News) – A Pakistan Air Force (PAF) training aircraft crashed in Mardan’s Takht-i-Bahi area during a routine flight on Wednesday. According to the PAF spokesperson, the plane was on routine training when it crashed. The pilot of the aircraft remained safe, while no human or financial loss was reported. Meanwhile, the Air Headquarters … Read More

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Aircraft crashes in central Afghan province Ghazni

01 January, 2020 6:23 pm 6:23 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – An aircraft crashed in central Afghanistan on Monday and authorities were trying to locate the wreckage in a mountainous area which is partly controlled by the Taliban, officials said. Two officials from Ghazni province said the crashed aircraft appeared to belong to a foreign company, and not to state-owned Ariana Afghan Airlines … Read More

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Two pilots martyred as PAF aircraft crashes during training near Mianwali

01 January, 2020 3:15 pm 3:15 pm

MIANWALI (92 News) – Two pilots were martyred when an aircraft (FT-7) of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) crashed during a training flight near Mianwali on Tuesday. In a statement, the PAF spokesperson said that Squadron Leader Haris Bin Khalid and Flying Officer Ibadur Rehman embraced martyrdom. He said that the Air Headquarters has formed … Read More

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PNS Alamgir, P3C aircraft participate in Int’l Naval Exercises

11 November, 2019 2:05 pm 2:05 pm

ANKARA (92 News) – Pakistan Navy Ship (PNS) Alamgir and P3C aircraft participated in International Naval Exercises held in Turkey. According to Navy’s spokesperson, over twelve countries participated in multinational exercises to improve different expertise and increase mutual war abilities. The spokesperson said the exercises were held from 9th to 21st of this month in … Read More

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Indian Navy fighter aircraft crashes in Goa, pilots safe

11 November, 2019 1:14 pm 1:14 pm

NEW DELHI (92 News) – An Indian Navy fighter aircraft –MiG-29K – crashed soon after it took off for a training mission on Saturday. According to media reports, both the pilots have managed to eject safely. Navy Spokesperson Commander Vivek Madhwal said, “The MiG-29K trainer aircraft suffered an engine fire. The pilots Captain M Sheokhand … Read More

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South Korea says it fired warning shot at Russian military aircraft that vi...

07 July, 2019 8:40 am 8:40 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – The South Korean military fired a warning shot at a Russian military aircraft that entered South Korean airspace on Tuesday, the Ministry of National Defence in Seoul said. It was the first time a Russian military aircraft had violated South Korean airspace, a ministry official said. South Korean fighter jets have fired … Read More

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Ten killed after small aircraft crashes on takeoff in Texas

07 July, 2019 1:19 pm 1:19 pm

TEXAS (Web desk/agencies) – A light aircraft has crashed into an airport hangar in Texas killing all 10 people on board. According to the foreign media, the plane, a twin-engine Beechcraft BE-350 King Air, crashed shortly after take-off at Addison Airport. Mary Rosenbleeth, spokeswoman for the town of Addison, Texas, said there were no survivors … Read More

PAF to get three more JF-17 Thunder Block II fighter aircraft by late June:...

05 May, 2019 11:24 am 11:24 am

ISLAMABAD – The final three Pakistan Aeronautical Complex (PAC) JF-17 Thunder Block II multirole combat aircraft are set to be delivered to the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) by late June. This was announced by PAF Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan during an interview with Jane’s, a foreign magazine. The aircraft are part of an … Read More

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PIA aircraft’s windscreen cracks mid-air due to low pressure of oxyge...

04 April, 2019 9:52 am 9:52 am

KARACHI (92 News) – Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) aircraft’s windscreen cracked mid-air due to low pressure of oxygen on Saturday. As per details, PIA’s flight PK-370 was traveling from Karachi to Islamabad when the incident took place. However, the plane landed safely at the Islamabad International Airport and passengers remained unhurt. A PIA spokesperson said … Read More

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World’s largest plane makes first flight over California

04 April, 2019 8:13 am 8:13 am

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The world’s largest aircraft took off over the Mojave Desert in California , the first flight for the carbon-composite plane built by Stratolaunch Systems Corp, started by late Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, as the company enters the lucrative private space market. The white airplane called Roc, which has a wingspan the … Read More

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27 Afghan nationals among 111 suspects arrested in Islamabad raids

04 April, 2019 4:33 pm 4:33 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – 27 Afghan nationals including 111 suspected criminals were arrested by police during search operation in different parts of Islamabad on Sunday. According to the details, Islamabad police conducted raids in different areas of the federal capital, where they arrested as many as 111 suspects including 27 Afghan nationals. It was reported … Read More

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US magazine ‘Foreign Policy’ rejects Indian claim of downing Pakistan F...

04 April, 2019 8:13 am 8:13 am

WASHINGTON (92 News) – A leading international US magazine Foreign Policy has rejected Indian claim of downing Pakistan F-16 during a brief battle in February. Two senior US defense officials with direct knowledge of the situation told US Magazine Foreign Policy that US personnel recently counted F-16s in Pakistan and found none missing. The Magazine … Read More

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Pakistan used JF-17 Thunder to down Indian aircraft, says DG ISPR

03 March, 2019 9:39 am 9:39 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan is ruling out the possibility of using its nuclear weapons and sees them as more of deterrence tool to prevent actual wars, said DG ISPR Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor in an interview with international media. “Since we have gone overtly nuclear, as India also, in 1998, our stance is that … Read More

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Flight operation resumes at several big airports in country

03 March, 2019 12:45 pm 12:45 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The flight operation was restored at several big airports in the country on Friday. The flight operation was resumed at Karachi, Islamabad, Peshawar and Quetta. Sources said that the decision to open the airports of Lahore, Sialkot, Faisalabad and Multan will be made later on. In view of the prevailing tensions … Read More