IAF pays tribute to AVM Chandan Singh Rathore (Retd ) on his demise. His contribution in 1962 & 1971 war will never be forgotten. AVM Rathore was a recipient of Maha Vir Chakra & Vir Chakra. We salute his outstanding leadership & express heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family.
A small body of determined spirits, fired by an unquenchable faith in their Mission, can alter the course of History!!! Fight against #Covid19 . Please stay aware & stay safe. Jai Hind! For Info - IAF is taking all necessary precautions and safety measures while attending to the patients related to #COVID19 . The 'Picture of the Day' is a representative picture of medical drill conducted prior to COVID-19 crisis. #covıd19 #fight #india #indianairforce
#VeerGatha – Tales of Exemplary Valour, Courage and Leadership in the face of Adversary. Wing Commander Sidney Basil Norohna GD(P ) MVC (Effective date of award – 20th March 1948 ) #MahaVirChakra is the second highest gallantry award and is awarded for acts of valour in the presence of the enemy. Wing Commander SB Norohna undertook more than 37 operational missions over enemy’s strongholds in close support of the Indian Army. He carried out his Squadron’s offensive role with success in the face of adversary, with outstanding gallantry. Wg Cdr Norohna, was an outstanding leader both in air and on the ground. His brilliant leadership, fearless determination and unswerving devotion to duty have set an inspiring example to all under his command. For his outstanding gallantry in the face of enemy, Wing Commander SB Norohna awarded Maha Vir Chakra. #DidYouKnow #YearsBackOnThisDay #IndianAirForce
#SavingLives - IAF evacuated more than 60 stranded civilians (due to #COVID19 ) from Leh to Padam, today. One Pregnant woman airlifted to Leh for medical assistance. All precautions are being strictly followed by #IAF for the safety of crew & civilians. @pibindia @mib_india #covid_19 #indianairforce #JaiHind
हर काम देश के नाम। जय हिन्द। #IndianAirForce
Indian Air Force has the primary objective of safeguarding Indian territory & national interests from all threats. Fire Power Demonstration (FPD ) showcases all-weather day-dusk-night operations of IAF. The wide array of Fighter, Transport, Helicopters, RPA & Combat ground equipment paints a vivid canvas. Glimpses of the Fire Power Demonstration 2019 #Vayushakti2019 held at Pokhran Range, Rajasthan on 16 Feb 2019. #IndianAirForce
Examination Update: In view of the COVID-19 pandemic & various govt advisories and Sec 144 at several places, STAR e-Pariksha planned from 19 to 23 Mar 20 in 86 cities has been tentatively postponed to the last week of April 2020. For latest updates follow www.airmenselection.cdac.in #reschedule #covid_19 #indianairforce #pariksha
Sqn Ldr Shikha Pandey, a member of Indian Women's Cricket Team, was felicitated by Air Mshl MSG Menon, Air Officer-in-Charge Administration, for her outstanding performance in the ICC T20 World Cup held at Australia this year. #IndianAirForce
'सहायता एवं सद्भावना' देश के नागरिकों के साथ, हर पल, हर कदम- भारतीय वायुसेना।
'शक्तिशाली एवं निर्भीक' भारतीय वायुसेना के 'गरुड़' कमांडो।
भारतीय वायुसेना का सी-17 विमान आज प्रातः 58 भारतीय नागरिकों के साथ ईरान से हिंडन पहुंचा। यात्रियों में 25 पुरुष, 31 महिलाएं और 2 बच्चे शामिल हैं। विमान में 529 सैंपल भी जांच के लिए लाए गए हैं। सभी नागरिकों को हिंडन में आवश्यक चिकित्सकीय सुविधाएं प्रदान की जा रही हैं।
IAF C-17 returned from Iran to Hindan airbase this morning with 58 Indian citizens onboard. The passengers included 25 men, 31 women and 2 children. The aircraft also carried 529 samples for investigation. The Indian citizens who have returned from Iran will be quarantined at Hindan. IAF has activated necessary medical protocols & has put required facilities in place to provide fellow citizens with adequate care and support.