Indian Air Force Day 2020: Greetings And Spectacular Air Show In Pics

Indian Air Force Day: This year the India Air Force Day is special. The newly acquired Rafale fighter jets are part of the show for the first time. "My congratulations to all air warriors...," Air chief RKS Bhadauria said in his address today.

Indian Air Force Day 2020: Greetings And Spectacular Air Show In Pics

Indian Air Force Day Image: In a first, the Rafale fighter jets will be part of IAF Day

New Delhi:

The Indian Air Force celebrated its 88th anniversary today. A stunning air show at the Hindon air base in Ghaziabad near Delhi captivated people across the country. This year the India Air Force Day was special. The newly acquired Rafale fighter jets were part of the show for the first time. The five Rafale jets were formally inducted into the IAF on September 10, is a major boost to India's air power. Air Force Day is celebrated to mark the day the IAF was established in 1932. "My congratulations to all air warriors... on behalf of the air warriors I world like to assure all Indians that the Indian Air Force is ever ready to guard our borders," Air chief RKS Bhadauria said in his address today.

"As we enter the 89th year, the IAF is undergoing a transformational change. We are entering an era which will redefine where we employ aerospace power and conduct integrated multi-domain operations," Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria added.

President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Home Minister Amit Shah and other ministers and leaders greeted the air warriors on Air Force Day.

Indian Air Force Day 2020: Greetings and messages   


Indian Air Force Day 2020: See in Pics  

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Indian Air Force Day Image: India showcases its air power

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Indian Air Force Day Image: President, PM Modi, Rajnath Singh and others greeted the IAF

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Indian Air Force Day Image: IAF's stunning air show at Hindon air base

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Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, Chief of Army Staff, General MM Naravane and Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh attended the Indian Air Force Day celebrations today. IAF Chief Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria inspected the Indian Air Force Day parade. The Nishan Toli march was led by Squadron Leader Shivangi Rajawat at Air Force Day.