Indian Air Force


The Joint Exercise of Pakistani and Chinese Air Force Shaheen was held at in Chinese city of Holton close to the Indian border near Ladakh. It was the eighth edition of the exercise since it was first launched in March 2001. The statement by the Chinese Air Force stated that the joint training does not target ..


20th Anniversary of victory at Kargil

The celebrations of 20th Anniversary of the victory in Operation Vijay at Kargil has begun by illuminating the Victory Flame at National War Memorial. The theme of the 20thanniversary of the Kargil Vijay Diwas is‘Remember, Rejoice and Renew’. The teme underlines that “we remember our martyrs by revisiting their sacrifices, we rejoice by celebrating the ..

IAF to Integrate ASRAAM Missile across its Fighter Fleet

The Indian Air Force (IAF) has approved fitting of Advanced Short Range Air-to-Air Missile (ASRAAM) on Jaguar jets and was looking to integrating it on the Su-30MKIs and the indigenous Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) as well. Advanced Short Range Air-to-Air Missile It is the next generation infrared-guided missile designed and built by the UK Company ..

Key Aspects: Indigenisation Roadmap for Indian Air Force 2015-2025

Ministry of Defence had released an Indigenisation Road Map for Indian air force 2015-2025. This is basically a 10 year modernization plan for acquiring defence equipment and services domestically in support of Make in India. Background on Indigenisation The capability to design, develop and manufacture equipment within the country, using our own skills and resources, ..

Aircraft Equiptements of Indian Air Force

Indian Air Force has aircraft and equipment of Russian, British, French, Israeli, US and Indian origins with Russian aircraft dominating its inventory. HAL produces some of the Russian and British aircraft in India under license. Among the Fighter and Multi-role Combat Aircrafts, India has Sukhoi Su-30 MKI, Mikoyan MiG-29, Dassault Mirage 2000 (Vajra), MiG-21 etc. ..