The Indian Air Force has historically been one of the best-equipped air forces in the region, but it has seen its advantage against China and Pakistan narrow dramatically over the past two decades.
Balliol College was home to Hardit Singh Malik, who was studying history when the First World War broke out. Malik went on to become the first fighter pilot of Indian origin in the British air force. Find out more 👉 #SouthAsianHeritageMonth
Sathe was a former Wing Commander of the Indian Air Force (IAF) and had served at the force's flight testing establishment. #KozhikodePlaneCrash
The first 5 IAF Rafales have taken off from Dassault Aviation Facility, Merignac, France today morning. These 5 include 3 single-seater and 2 twin-seater aircraft. The ferry is planned in two stages & is being undertaken by IAF pilots: Indian Air Force
Rafale fighter jets being refuelled mid-air on their way to Ambala from France. Appreciate the support provided by French Air Force for our Rafale journey back home, says Indian Air Force
#WATCH A squadron leader of Indian Air Force at a forward airbase near Indo-China border says, "Every air warrior at this base and across IAF is fully trained and capable to meet all the challenges. Our josh has always been high and touching the sky with glory."
This year we mark the birth centenary of Marshal of the Indian Air ForceArjan Singh DFC. As a tribute to his exemplary service to our nation, a stamp was released. May his courage keep motivating the people of our nation for years to come.
A grateful nation salutes our valorous air warriors and their families on Air Force Day. They keep our skies safe and are at the forefront of serving humanity in times of disasters. Proud of the Indian Air Force!
India mourns the unfortunate demise of Marshal of the Indian Air ForceArjan Singh. We remember his outstanding service to the nation.