New Delhi: The Indian Air Force is celebrating its 88th Anniversary with a ceremonial parade and a flypast involving a variety of aircraft at the Hindon Airbase. Rafale Fighter jets Highlight Today. PM Modi said the courage, valour and dedication of its soldiers to protect the country inspire everyone. PM Modi lauded the force and said its brave soldiers do not only protect Indian skies, but also play a leading role in serving humanity during any crisis.
The Tejas LCA, Jaguar, Mig-29, Mig-21 and Sukhoi-30 aircraft will be part of the parade. he Air Force Day is celebrated to mark the day the IAF was established in 1932. The IAF will celebrate its 88th anniversary this year. For the updates from Hindon as IAF celebrated the 88th Air Force Day.
A total of 56 aircraft, including 19 choppers and seven transport aircraft, will fly during the parade. President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu took to Twitter to honour “air warriors, veterans, and families of the Indian Air Force” for their contribution in “securing our skies and assisting civil authorities” in humanitarian relief.