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IAF chief flies Tejas as air force inducts 2nd LCA squadron

Japan air force pilots fly over Tokyo to salute medical workers

The Japanese air force's aerobatic demonstration squadron, Blue Impulse, flew over central Tokyo on Friday in a salute to medical workers on the frontline against the coronavirus pandemic. Reuters, 1 month ago

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'We can take on any Chinese threat without a problem'

'Their air force is no match to ours!'IAF veterans discuss India's aerial options.Air Commodore Nitin Sathe (retd) joins in.. IMAGE: An Indian Air Force fighter flies near the India-China border in Ladakh, July 4 2020. Photograph: ANI Photo   In today's scenario of social abstinence due to the fear of being infected with the mother of all viruses, the COVID-19, we, the military veterans of our residential complex in Pune have decided to meet every evening after our walk for what we call ...
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IAF Operationalises No.18 Squadron, Chief Bhadauria's Solo Tejas Sortie Steals the Show

The indigenous tailless compound delta-wing aircraft was inducted at an official ceremony in the presence of Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria at the Sulur Air Force Station.
 News181 month ago IAF chief Bhadauria flies Tejas single-seater aircraft at Sulur airbase  Times of India1 month ago Rs 47,000 crore LCA fighter aircraft projects to be finalised in next few months: IAF Chief  Times of India1 month ago

IAF's future plan: 36 Rafales among 450 fighter jets

In future, the Indian Air Force is planning to acquire 450 fighter aircraft for deployment on the northern and western frontiers of the country, Air Force Chief Air Chief Marshal R K S Bhadauria said on Monday.   IMAGE: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh flying Rafale fighter jet. The list of aircraft planned to be inducted by the Air Force include 36 Rafales, 114 Multirole Fighter Aircraft, 100 Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft (AMCA) and over 200 variants of the Light Combat Aircraft. "In the ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago India likely to get 6 'fully-loaded' Rafales in July  Rediff.com1 week ago No delay in delivery of Rafale jets to India: France  Rediff.com1 month ago Enemies beware! 4 Rafales to arrive in India by July-end  Rediff.com1 month ago

IAF's MiG-29 crashes in Punjab, pilot safe

A Mig-29 multi-role fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force crashed in Chuharpur village near Jalandhar in Punjab on Friday after it developed a technical snag, officials said.   IMAGE: The wreckage of the MiG-29 fighter aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) which crashed in Chuharpur village of Nawanshahr district, on Friday. The pilot of the jet ejected safely. Photograph: PTI Photo The pilot of the jet ejected safely, they said. "One Mig-29 aircraft airborne on a training ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
Times of India

Fighter jets fly over New York to honor health workers battling virus

US military flight squadrons paid tribute to coronavirus health care staff, first responders and other essential workers with a ceremonial flyover of COVID-19 epicentre New York City on Tuesday. Twelve fighter jets of the air force's Thunderbirds and the ...
 Times of India2 months ago

'China doesn't want war'

'China would rather tie us down and bleed us as much as it can so that we aren't able to lift our heads to face them.' IMAGE: An Indian Air Force helicopter seen flying over Eastern Ladakh, June 19, 2020. Air Marshal Pranab Kumar Barbora retired as the Indian Air Force's vice-chief in December 2010 after having served the IAF and the nation for 40 years. Commissioned in the IAF just before the 1971 War, he was twice awarded the Chief's Commendation as well as the Vayu Sena Medal and the Param ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago
Economic Times

How India defends its border with China

The current Ladakh standoff which resulted in the death of over 20 Indian troops including a commanding officer is a stark reminder of India’s fragile relationship with China.The incident has put the volatile nature of the LAC back in focus. With lack of ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago

Mission Accomplished: When IAF Made History

'No aeroplane in the world has been designed to switch off its engines above 14,500 feet.''Thanks to a lot of practice, we were able to execute a flawless landing at DBO at 0900 hours on 31st May, creating history.' IMAGE: An Indian Air Force An-32 takes off from the Daulat Beg Oldi airfield. Air Vice Marshal Suryakant Chafekar (retd) tells Air Commodore Nitin Sathe (retd) how the Indian Air Force made history at Daulat Beg Oldi, the world's highest airfield. Have you read the first part of ...
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Landing a plane at the world's highest airfield

The sortie had to be executed in good weather and in sub-zero temperatures, which meant it was to be accomplished by mid or third week in May before the earth heated up and the monsoon clouds made things difficult. IMAGE: Left to right: Junior Warrant Officer Verma, Wing Commander Dr Verma, then Group Captain Suryakant Chafekar, centre, Wing Commander Ray, Wing Commander Aserkar at the Indian Air Force's Chandigarh airbase after their successful flight to the Daulat Beg Oldi airfield.
 Rediff.com3 weeks ago
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