Air Force

Air Marshal BR Krishna is new Western Air Command AOC-in-C

Air Marshal BR Krishna took over as Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief (AOC-in-C) of Western Air Command on Thursday. The Air Marshal was commissioned in the IAF in December 1983 as a Fighter Pilot. Read More

Air Marshal VR Chaudhari takes over as IAF’s Vice Chief

Air Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari took over as the Vice Chief of the Air Staff on Thursday. Read More

Air Marshal HS Arora superannuates after 39 years in IAF

Air Marshal Harjit Singh Arora retired on Wednesday after an illustrious career spanning over 39 years. Read More

Squadron Leader Aashritha V Olety is India’s 1st woman flight test engineer

Moving a step further towards women empowerment in the armed forces, Squadron Leader Aashritha V Olety has become the first female flight test engineer in the Indian Air Force. Read More

Indian Air Force braces for Cyclone Yaas

In the wake of Cyclone Yaas, which is expected to make landfall on the West Bengal and Odisha Coast on May 26, the Indian Air Force has put its assets on alert mode as part of its HADR task preparedness. Read More

Indian Air Force steps up efforts to ferry oxygen and medical supplies

Indian Air Force (IAF) continue to work round the clock to provide oxygen and other medical supplies to the civil administration to tackle the current COVID-19 situation in the country. Read More

Indian Air Force Gp Capt dies in MiG-21 accident

An Indian Air Force pilot was killed on Wednesday morning after his MiG-21 Bison aircraft met with a "fatal accident", the IAF said in a statement. Read More

Eastern Air Command AOC visits forward locations in Sikkim

Eastern Air Command Air Officer Commanding in Chief Air Marshal Amit Dev has visited forward locations in Sikkim and reviewed the operational readiness of the formations. Read More

Air Force and HAL to sign mega LCA Tejas deal worth ₹48,000 crore

The Indian Air Force and the state-owned aircraft maker Hindustan Aeronautics Limited will sign a mega deal crore for 73 Light Combat Aircraft Tejas Mk-1A and 10 LCA Tejas Mk-1 trainer jets. The deal would be worth ₹48,000 crore. Read More

3 more Rafale aircraft arrive at Jamnagar air base

In a major boost to the Indian Air Force (IAF), three French-made multi role-combat fighter jets on Wednesday landed at Jamnagar Air Force station in Gujarat after covering a distance of around 7000 km. Read More


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