Air Force News

Indian Air Force creates 9 quarantine facilities across country

Taking continued measures in providing all possible assistance to the civil administration across the country in containing the spread of COVID-19, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has created 9 quarantine facilities of 200-300 personnel capacity each, at nodal IAF bases across the country. Read More

Indian Air Force postpones recruitment examination    

Amidst fast spread of deadly Coronavirus epidemic, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has postponed its STAR or Scheduled Test for Airmen Recruitment examination, which was scheduled to happen from ‪March 19-23.‬ Read More

IAF’s C-17 lands at Hindan base with 58 Indians

Indian Air Force’s (IAF) transport aircraft G-17 Globemaster carrying 58 Indian nationals from Tehran in Iran landed at Hindan air base in Ghaziabad on Tuesday morning. Read More

IAF’s C-17 Globemaster takes off to Iran to evacuate Indians

Indian Air Force’s (IAF) transport aircraft C-17 'Globemaster' on Monday took off from Hindan airbase for Tehran to airlift Indian citizens in the wake of coronavirus outbreak worldwide. Read More

IAF to deploy C-17 Globemaster to evacuate Indians from Iran

Amid Coronavirus scare across the globe, Indian Air Force's (IAF) transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster will leave for Iran on Monday to bring back Indian national stuck there. Read More

ACM Bhadauria emphasises to focus on operational readiness

While highlighting the operational importance of Eastern Air Command (EAC) here, Indian Air Force (IAF) Chief ACM RKS Bhadauria on Thursday emphasised upon the need to concentrate on operational training and readiness tailored towards a quick and effective response to a rapidly changing threat scenario. Read More

IAF chief flies MiG-21

On the first anniversary of Balakot air strikes, Indian Air Force (IAF) Chief Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria on Wednesday flew a five aircraft mission at Srinagar Air Base along with aircrew from Squadrons that had participated in the operations on February 26th and 27th last year. Read More

Eastern Air Command organizes cycle expedition

As part of Diamond Jubilee Celebrations, the Eastern Air Command of Indian Air Force (IAF) has organized a cycle expedition, wherein three teams of 11 members each from Purnea, Chabua and Shillong have participated. Read More

Eastern Air Command Chief visits ziro ALG

Indian Air Force’s (IAF) Eastern Air Command Air Officer Commanding-in -Chief (AOC-in-C) Air Marshal RD Mathur visited Advance Landing Ground (ALG) at Ziro and Limking Helipad in Arunachal Pradesh on Wednesday. Read More

IAF’s ‘The Paraspears’ celebrates Diamond Jubilee at Jorhat

Indian Air Force’s (IAF) 49 Squadron also known as “The Paraspears”, celebrated its Diamond Jubilee on Sunday under the guidance of 10 Wing, Air Force Station Jorhat commanded by Air Officer Commanding, Air Commodore Manoj Kumar Jha. Read More