Only experienced pilots to fly MiG-21s: IAF

In view of a large number of
crashes involving the MiG-21s, the Indian Air Force (IAF)
on Thursday said it has decided that after December 2012 only
experienced pilots will fly the fighter jet aircraft.

Su-30MKIs, LCAs to replace MiG-21s

Over the years, the Indian Air Force has inducted a total of 946 MiG 21s in its fleet.