Hindon air base

 World war II-era Dakota, acquired from scrap, set to join Indian Air Force - See Pics

World war II-era Dakota, acquired from scrap, set to join Indian Air Force - See Pics

World War II-era Dakota underwent a six-year-long restoration in the UK and will join the vintage fleet of IAF at the Hindon Air Base in Uttar Pradesh.

Feb 13, 2018, 22:41 PM IST
Acquired from scrap, restored Dakota to join IAF fleet in March

Acquired from scrap, restored Dakota to join IAF fleet in March

A fully-refurbished World War II-era Dakota is all set to be flown to India next month, to become a proud possession of the IAF. The plane, which underwent a six-year-long restoration in the UK, will join the vintage fleet at the Hindon Air Base in Uttar Pradesh.

Feb 13, 2018, 17:48 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar salutes martyrs, thanks Indian Armed Forces for keeping country safe

Sachin Tendulkar salutes martyrs, thanks Indian Armed Forces for keeping country safe

Legendary batsman Sachin Tendulkar on Saturday offered his salute to the martyrs who have sacrificed their lives to for India.

Oct 08, 2016, 20:25 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar visits Hindon Air base to celebrate 84th anniversary of Indian Air Force – See Pics!

Sachin Tendulkar visits Hindon Air base to celebrate 84th anniversary of Indian Air Force – See Pics!

Tendulkar became the first person to be conferred with the honorary title of Group Captain by Indian Air Force in 2010.

Oct 08, 2016, 13:23 PM IST
Three suspects enter Hindon Air Force base in Ghaziabad: Reports

Three suspects enter Hindon Air Force base in Ghaziabad: Reports

Just two days after three persons with alleged links with terrorist outfit Jaish-e- Mohammed links were arrested by Delhi Police, three unidentified men were seen entering Hindon Air Force Station in Uttar Pradesh Thursday night.

May 06, 2016, 09:02 AM IST
WATCH: Sachin Tendulkar shares Air Force Day celebration video

WATCH: Sachin Tendulkar shares Air Force Day celebration video

Sachin Tendulkar shared videos from the 83rd Air Force Day celebrations at the Hindon air base.

Oct 08, 2015, 18:44 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar's son Arjun to join Indian Air Force?

Sachin Tendulkar's son Arjun to join Indian Air Force?

Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday said his son was very much interested in the Indian Air Force (IAF) but it was early to say if he would like to join it.

Oct 08, 2015, 18:26 PM IST

Indian Air Force celebrates 83rd foundation day

Indian Air Force celebrates their 83rd foundation day on Hindon base. Sukhoi 30 and Mirage 2000 join in the flypast while para jumpers also join in.

Oct 08, 2015, 11:43 AM IST
Hercules, Sky-divers, Aerobatics on display at 83rd Air Force Day Celebrations

Hercules, Sky-divers, Aerobatics on display at 83rd Air Force Day Celebrations

The Indian Air Force is celebrating its 83rd Air Force Day

Oct 08, 2015, 09:55 AM IST

MoS Defence Rao Inderjit Singh flies in Sukhoi

 Minister of State for Defence Rao Inderjit Singh today went on a sortie in the frontline IAF aircraft Sukhoi Su-30MKI at the Hindon air base in Ghaziabad near here.

Aug 10, 2015, 21:14 PM IST

Nepal earthquake: Video captures Nepal's Durbar Square getting shattered

The catastrophically powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday has so far killed more than 3,700.

Apr 27, 2015, 17:51 PM IST

Double boundary protection for Hindon Air Base

To enhance security around the Hindon Air Base, another boundary wall will be constructed along the existing one, a senior Air Force official said.

May 28, 2013, 15:10 PM IST

IAF to deploy new C-130J squadron in West Bengal

The first six C-130Js, procured at a cost of around USD one billion, have been deployed in Hindon air base.

Apr 05, 2012, 18:00 PM IST

IAF`s first C-130J aiflifter to arrive this week

The Indian Air Force`s new acquisition from the US for special forces operations, the C-130J Super Hercules airlifter, will reach its home base at Hindon on the outskirts of the national capital this week.

Jan 16, 2011, 15:22 PM IST