Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Tag: Air Force

India will buy two Falcon AWACS systems from Israel

The Indian Defense Ministry may take it and finalize the agreement with Israel soon. Under the agreement, Israel will supply two Falcon Airborne Warning and Control Systems (AVACS) to India. There has been a lot of talk between India and Israel about the price of this deal before. However, given the bilateral threat, pressure is mounting on India t...

Induction of Rafale in “Golden Arrows” Squadron of Indian Air Fo...

The first five Indian Air Force (IAF) Rafale aircraft have arrived at Air Force Station, Ambala. The aircraft got airborne from Dassault Aviation Facility, Merignac, France on the morning of 27 Jul 20 and reached India this afternoon with a planned stopover en-route at Al Dhafra airbase in the UAE. The ferry was planned in two stages and was...

Indian troops ready to go to Russia

A Tri-Service contingent of the Indian Armed Forces comprising 75 all ranks, led by a colonel rank officer will participate in the Military Parade at Red Square, Moscow on 24 June 2020, to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of Victory of the Soviet People in the great Patriotic War of 1941-1945. The British Indian Armed Forces during World War-II ...

Cyclone Amphan: Air Force fully prepared for relief operations

In the wake of cyclone Amphan, as part of its quick response towards Humanitarian Aid and Disaster Relief (HADR), the Indian Air Force (IAF) continued to be on a high state of preparedness for undertaking relief operations in the eastern parts of the country. A total of 56 Heavy and Medium Lift assets comprising of 25 fixed-wing aircraft and 31 hel...

96 to 104 per cent rainfall in western India including Gujarat, monsoo...

Gandhinagar, 16 May 2020 Jayant Sarkar, director, Indian Meteorological Department, Ahmedabad, said the south-western part of the country, including Gujarat, is likely to receive 96 to 104 percent rainfall this year. The monsoon is likely to arrive in Kerala on June 5, followed by rains in South Gujarat 15 to 20 days later. The Meteorological D...