Air Force To Celebrate Its 86th Anniversary Today
Monday, October 8, 2018, 8:13 AM
The IAF will celebrate its 86th anniversary, highlighting the "untiring efforts and supreme sacrifices" made by its personnel, the Defence Ministry said. "In keeping with the tradition, the IAF will hold a grand parade-cum-investiture ceremony at the Air Force Station at Hindon (Ghaziabad in UP). Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa, Chief of the Air Staff, will review the parade," it said in a statement.
How S-400 Triumph will help India repulse air attacks by China, Pak
Saturday, October 6, 2018, 10:56 AM
It was a-major-step forward in terms of military capabilities for India after it inked the S-400 Triumf air defence system deal with Russia. The system can engage-up to 36-targets at-a-time and simultaneously launch-72-missiles. The long, medium range air-defense missile system, which Air Force Chief said will provide a much needed "booster" to Air-Force, is designed to destroy air attacks and any other aerial targets.