Air Force Day(Search results - 24)
India8, Oct 2019, 6:46 PM IST
PM Modi's Dussehra address: Must honour daughters, slay demons, pledge to end plastic
Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the Dussehra event in New Delhi. While he spoke of furthering women empowerment as today is Vijaya Dashami, he also hailed the air warriors on Air Force Day. He ended the speech by urging all to take a pledge in saving water, conserving energy and ending plastic.
India8, Oct 2019, 6:44 PM IST
From India receiving first Rafale jet to women candidates in Haryana polls, watch MyNation in 100 seconds
Defence minister Rajnath Singh received the first Rafale fighter jet in France while the nation observed Indian Air Force Day wherein Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman flew the MiG-21 Bison during a fly past. A drone that entered India from Pakistan’s side left the Border Security Force on high alert near Punjab. Watch top news in 100 seconds only on MyNation
India8, Oct 2019, 4:39 PM IST
Air Force Day: Rajnath Singh receives first Rafale jet in France
Defence minister Rajnath Singh arrived at Merignac to receive the first Rafale combat aircraft. Singh on Monday left for Paris on a three-day visit during which he will receive the first of the 36 Rafale jets.
India8, Oct 2019, 2:48 PM IST
Air Force Day: Dakota Parshurama gifted by BJP MP Rajeev Chandrasekhar flies sortie
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Rajya Sabha member Rajeev Chandrasekhar had donated Dakota Parshurama to the Indian Air Force. The vintage aircraft flew a sortie on Air Force Day at the Hindon air base.
India8, Oct 2019, 2:47 PM IST
Air Force Day: A day when we salute our air warriors
The Indian Air Force is celebrating the 87th Air Force Day. It was on this day in 1932 that the Air Force was formed under the British
India8, Oct 2019, 2:38 PM IST
Air Force Day 2019: Service chiefs pay floral tributes at National War Memorial in Delhi
The National War Memorial in New Delhi was filled with flowers after the chiefs of three services - the Indian Army, Navy and Air Force - paid floral tributes on Air Force Day. IAF was founded on October 8, 1932, and the force participated in several crucial wars and landmark missions.
India8, Oct 2019, 2:36 PM IST
Air Force Day: Looking back at Pathankot, forward to Rafale with retd air marshal Pandey
The Indian Air Force is our pride. As it celebrates the 87th Air Force Day, here’s retired air marshal BK Pandey speaking on different issues related to the IAF
India8, Oct 2019, 2:30 PM IST
Air Force Day: Meet retired air marshal Narayan Menon who has braved three wars
MyNation caught up with Retired air marshal Narayan Menon on the occasion of the 87th Air Force Day. The veteran spoke on how different issues relating to the IAF
India8, Oct 2019, 12:25 PM IST
Air Force Day: Union Home Minister Amit Shah calls IAF symbol of valour, courage
Union Home Minister Amit Shah took to Twitter and said that the nation is proud of the Indian Air Force's dedication and commitment to safeguarding the motherland.
India8, Oct 2019, 11:28 AM IST
Air Force Day 2019: Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman flies MiG 21 Bison
Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman flies the MiG-21 Bison on Air Force Day 2019. Indian Air Force (IAF) is celebrating 87th anniversary on Air Force Day 2019 at Hindon Air Base in Ghaziabad.
India8, Oct 2019, 11:18 AM IST
Air Force Day: Squadrons which participated in Balakot air strike awarded citations on IAF Day
IAF chief RKS Bhadauria decorated the 51 Squadron and the 9 Squadron for their role in the air strike on terrorist camps in Pakistan's Balakot in February.
India8, Oct 2019, 11:00 AM IST
Air Force Day: PM Modi, President Kovind hail IAF
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Ram Nath Kovind took to Twitter and praised the Indian Air Force for the support, while safeguarding the country
India8, Oct 2019, 9:15 AM IST
Forgotten Story Of Two IAF Women Warriors Of Kargil
On Air Force Day, we salute the bravery of Flight Lieutenant Gunjan Saxena and Flight Lieutenant Srividya Rajan, who were the Indian Air Force's first women aviators to fly in the Kargil War Zone in 1999.