Abhinandan Varthaman

From Abhinandan Varthaman to Ranu Mondal: Google India reveals most searched personalities of 2019

Google India has released its annual Year in Search 2019 list in several categories including movies, personalities, songs, sports events and news.

Dec 13, 2019, 09:13 AM IST

Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who carried Balakot strike, flies MiG-21 Bison at Hindon station on IAF Day

Air Fighter Pilots, who took part in Balakot airstrikes, were included in the parade as a mark of tribute to the teams which carried out the strike on February 26 and thwarted the Pakistani aerial attack on February 27.

Oct 08, 2019, 11:28 AM IST

Balakot airstrikes planner ejects safely in MiG-21 crash in Gwalior

Group Captain YS Negi was the main pilot in the Type-69 MiG-21 Trainer Aircraft when it crashed in Gwalior soon after taking off from the Maharajpur airbase in Gwalior. 

Sep 26, 2019, 07:53 AM IST

Watch Daily News and Analysis with Sudhir Chaudhary, 2 September 2019

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Sep 03, 2019, 01:00 AM IST

Deshhit: Watch detailed analysis of all the major news of the day, September 02nd, 2019

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Sep 02, 2019, 21:50 PM IST

DNA: Non Stop News, September 02nd, 2019

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Sep 02, 2019, 21:42 PM IST

Aaj Ka Samachar: Watch top stories of the day in detail, 02nd September, 2019

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Sep 02, 2019, 19:54 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Countdown for Kulbhushan Jadhav's return to India begins?

In this segment of Zee News, we bring to you panel discussion on concurrent issue. In this debate, we ask: Countdown of Kulbhushan Jadhav's return to India begins? Watch full video to know more.#ShauryaKaAbhinandan #TaalThokKe

Sep 02, 2019, 18:40 PM IST

Pleasure to fly my last sortie with Wing Commander Abhinandan: Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa

Indian Air Force (IAF) Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa on Monday flew his last sortie in a fighter aircraft, along with Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman. After the completion of the MiG-21 sortie, Air Chief Marshal Dhanoa expressed his happiness saying it was a pleasure for him to fly with the Vir Chakra awardee.

Sep 02, 2019, 17:26 PM IST

5W1H: Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman flies MiG-21 with Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa

Indian Air Force (IAF) Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa and Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman on Monday flew a sortie in MiG-21 fighter aircraft in Pathankot, Punjab. They flew the MiG-21 jet a day before the induction ceremony of Boeing AH-64E Apache Guardian Attack Helicopters at the Pathankot Air Base. Abhinandan flew the MiG-21 for half an hour.

Sep 02, 2019, 16:24 PM IST

Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman gets rid of his iconic handlebar moustache, flaunts new look

All eyes were on Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman as he flew a sortie in MiG-21 fighter aircraft in Pathankot with Indian Air Force (IAF) Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa. 

Sep 02, 2019, 14:37 PM IST

IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman flies MiG-21 with Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa

Indian Air Force (IAF) Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa and Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman on Monday flew sortie in MiG-21 fighter aircraft in Pathankot, Punjab. They flew the MiG-21 jet a day before the induction ceremony of Boeing AH-64E Apache Guardian Attack Helicopters at the Pathankot Air Base. Abhinandan flew the MiG-21 for half an hour.

Sep 02, 2019, 14:00 PM IST

Pleasure to fly my last sortie with Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman: Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa

Showering praises on Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa recalled that when he was ejected in 1988, he got his flying category back in nine months while the Vir Chakra awardee achieved the same in a much shorter time.

Sep 02, 2019, 13:56 PM IST

Deshhit: Abhinandan Varthaman to fly MiG-21 during AH-64E Apache Guardian induction ceremony

Abhinandan Varthaman, who was captured by Pakistan for over two days after Balakot airstrike in February, will be flying the MiG-21 during the induction ceremony of Boeing AH-64E Apache Guardian Attack Helicopters on September 3 in Pathankot. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 27, 2019, 22:20 PM IST

IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman to be conferred Vir Chakra on Independence Day

Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman will be conferred Vir Chakra on the 73rd Independence Day.

Aug 14, 2019, 10:49 AM IST

IAF Chief Birender Singh Dhanoa visits Sulur air base, inspects Tejas, flies 'formidable war machine' MiG-21

Dhanoa undertook a sortie on the two-seater trainer version of the MiG-21 and followed it up with three solo flights on MiG-21 Type 96, the oldest variant of the aircraft.

May 17, 2019, 20:52 PM IST

Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman's squadron gets 'Falcon Slayers' shoulder patches for shooting down F-16

The new patches brought out by the 51 Squadron of IAF depict a MiG21 in the foreground along with a red-coloured F-16 with 'Falcon Slayers' written on top and 'AMRAAM Dodgers' written at the bottom of it.

May 16, 2019, 09:15 AM IST

Deshhit: Know top 20 Deshhit news of today

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May 15, 2019, 21:38 PM IST

Abhinandan’s squadron gets ‘Falcon Slayer’ patches

The MiG-21 Bison Squadron, of which Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was part of when he took on the intruding aircraft of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) in Jammu and Kashmir on February 27 this year, has taken on the sobriquet ‘Falcon Slayers’ and ‘AMRAAM Dodgers’ and have got special uniform patches made to commemorate the dogfight.

May 15, 2019, 21:02 PM IST

Abhinandan's unit dons 'Falcon Slayers' uniform patches to mark F-16 downing

The squadron, which has a fleet of MiG-21s, also calls itself 'AMRAAM dodgers' as its aircrafts evaded four to five AIM-120 AMRAAM missiles fired by PAF F-16 jets.

May 15, 2019, 20:05 PM IST