New Delhi. The Air Force Chief said that the Air Force is capable of giving a befitting reply to the external forces looking towards the country's borders. He said that the challenges are increasing continuously, along with this the Air Force is also ready to deal with them. He made it clear that those who create disturbances on the borders will be dealt with to any extent. Air Force Chief Hindon was speaking on the occasion of the 89th Air Force Day Parade of the Indian Air Force held in Ghaziabad. On this occasion, the Air Force showed its stamina. This time the theme of the Air Force was self-reliant and front.
In his address, Air Force Chief VR Chaudhary congratulated the youth who had the zeal to defend the country by joining the Air Force. He said that I have full faith that the target that will be given, I am capable of fulfilling it. Make in India is being promoted in the country, due to which both the country and the army are getting stronger and stronger. Navy Admiral Karambir Singh and Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane, besides Chief of Defense Staff General Bipin Rawat, were present on this occasion.
Parajumpers of Akash Ganga started the ceremony
Airmen of Akash Ganga Dal started the parachute jump from AN-32 from a height of eight thousand feet. After this, the airmen arrived on the parade ground to the tune of Saare Jahan Se Achcha Hindostan Hamara….
joined for the first time
Power hand glider and paramotor glider teams participated for the first time on this occasion. Both performed in the air. Both of them flew at a height of 150 to 200 meters above the ground. It is mainly used in rescue operations. They can fly in the air without stopping for four hours.
Tejas and Rafael remained the center of attraction
Indigenous Light Combat Aircraft Tejas and Air Show for the second time, the state-of-the-art fighter aircraft Rafale from France was the center of attraction in the whole program. At the end of the ceremony, fighter jets did a flypast. The Air Force displayed its might through Hercules, C-17 Globe Master, Mirage-2000, and Jaguar.
Chinook and Apache showed their strength
There was a stir in the audience as soon as Chinook appeared on the air show. In the blink of an eye, the spectators sitting in the parade ground saw five Apache helicopters coming from the front. The spectators present on the parade ground kept applauding after seeing Chinook and Apache. Apache is included in the world's most dangerous combat helicopter.
Sarang team also joined
When the four helicopters of the Sarang team flew in the air, the spectators present there started clapping as soon as they saw it. One after the other, the Sarang team performed tricks in the air. When two helicopters passed face to face, the people present there were greeted with applause. At the end of the air show, 9 aircraft of the Surya Kiran Aerobatic Team showed amazing feats in the air.