rediff.com

NewsApp (Free)

Read news as it happens
Download NewsApp

Available on  

Rediff News  All News 
Rediff.com  » News » IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

Last updated on: October 9, 2012 09:00 IST

IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

     Next

The Indian Air Force has had a remarkable and memorable journey since its formation on October 8, 1932. It has since been operating in an environment that is both challenging and demanding and is now a seasoned and battle tested force.

Through the years, the IAF's guiding beacon has and will always be 'People First, Mission Always'

This video, released by the IAF to commemorate its 80-year history, gives us a sneak peak at the lives of the men and women of the force.

Click on NEXT to see how the IAF celebrated...




     Next

IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

IAF's Mirage aircraft present an air show during 80th Air Force Day parade, at the Hindon Air Force Station in Uttar Pradesh

Click on NEXT to see more PHOTOS ...


Photographs: Courtesy Ministry of Defence

Prev     Next

IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

IAF paratroopers in action during Air Force Day parade

Click on NEXT to read further...


Photographs: Courtesy Ministry of Defence
Tags: IAF

Prev     Next

IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

IAF helicopters present an air show during the parade

Click on NEXT to see more PHOTOS...


Photographs: Courtesy Ministry of Defence
Tags: IAF , PHOTOS

Prev     Next

IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

IAF air warriors march past a 77 Squadron C-130J Super Hercules

Click on NEXT to see more PHOTOS...


Photographs: Courtesy Ministry of Defence

Prev     Next

IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

IAF chief ACM browne salutes past a MiG-29

Click on NEXT to see more PHOTOS...


Photographs: Courtesy Ministry of Defence
Tags: IAF , ACM , PHOTOS

Prev     Next

IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

IAF air warriors march past a Su-30MKI & Jaguar

Click on NEXT to see more PHOTOS...


Photographs: Courtesy Ministry of Defence

Prev     Next

IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

A fly-past by vintage Tiger Moth aircraft was the main attraction at the Air Force Day parade. The 1930s Tiger Moth biplane, the first resurrected aircraft of the vintage squadron of the force, was the only new addition to the flying display team for the event

Click on NEXT to see more PHOTOS...


Photographs: Courtesy Ministry of Defence
Tags: Moth , IAF , PHOTOS

Prev     Next

IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

IAF helicopters make a fly past during the parade.

Click on NEXT to see more PHOTOS...


Photographs: Courtesy Ministry of Defence
Tags: IAF , PHOTOS

Prev     Next

IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

The vintage Tiger Moth aircraft flies in the backdrop of a C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft

Click on NEXT to see more PHOTOS...


Photographs: Courtesy Ministry of Defence

Prev     Next

IAF @ 80: Saluting the warriors of the sky

Prev     Next
Prev

Next

A Sukhoi aircraft carrying out a 'Vertical Charlie' manoeuvre


Photographs: Courtesy Ministry of Defence
Tags: IAF , OSukhoi

Prev     Next

Top PHOTO features of the week

Prev     More

Click on MORE to see another set of PHOTO features...



Tags: PHOTO , MORE

Prev     More