Gagan Shakti 2018

Gagan Shakti 2018 exercises not aimed at any country, says Indian Air Force chief BS Dhanoa

He assured that the IAF had tested out the deployment of all its resources.

Apr 26, 2018, 19:03 PM IST

Harimau Shakti 2018: India, Malaysia to conduct joint training exercise in dense forests

The exercise will involve a cross-training phase followed by a field training phase of seven days in the jungles of Hulu Langat wherein both armies will jointly train, plan and execute a series of training activities.

Apr 26, 2018, 07:27 AM IST

News at a glance: April 25, 2018

Apr 25, 2018, 10:55 AM IST

Gagan Shakti 2018: IAF conducts pan India exercise, aims real-time coordination in intense battle scenario

The aim of the exercise was real-time coordination, deployment and employment of air power in a short and intense battle scenario.

Apr 25, 2018, 08:11 AM IST

Responding to nuclear strikes, chemical warfare and testing the Tejas: What Indian Air Force tried to perfect in Gagan Shakti 2018

IAF sources said they found the performance of the HAL Tejas satisfactory.

Apr 24, 2018, 22:22 PM IST

News at a glance: April 21, 2018

Apr 21, 2018, 10:15 AM IST

Gagan Shakti 2018: IAF, Army undertake mass air evacuation drill, high hill troop transfer in East, North-Eastern sector

The IVTT was conducted in the high hills of Northern and North-Eastern Sector

Apr 21, 2018, 08:05 AM IST

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman takes stock of IAF's Gagan Shakti 2018 exercise

The Indian Air Force's Gagan Shakti 2018 exercise is the biggest in three decades and tests preparedness of pilots and ground staff in countering threats and conducting rescuse and relief operations.

Apr 20, 2018, 09:38 AM IST

Gagan Shakti 2018: IAF shows no border area too desolate for its fighter jets

Deploying Advanced Landing Grounds (ALGs) in far-flung border areas, the Indian Air Force let pilots and support staff hone their skills in conducting operations in challenging conditions.

Apr 19, 2018, 08:29 AM IST

Gagan Shakti 2018: Indian Air Force exercises put Sukhoi Su-30 fighters from east coast in operations over Arabian Sea

It will now focus on working with the Indian Navy on dominance drills over the Bay of Bengal and the Andaman Sea.

Apr 17, 2018, 19:35 PM IST

Indian Air Force conducts 'Gagan Shakti 2018', its biggest exercise in three decades

In a massive show of strength - one not seen in over three decades, the Indian Air Force is conducting 'Gagan Shakti 2018' training exercise with focus on key areas like aerial combat, air to surface combat, paratrooper assault and medical evacuation. 

Apr 17, 2018, 15:21 PM IST

WATCH: Army paratroopers practice airborne assault as part of IAF exercise Gagan Shakti 2018

The assault included paradrop of 560 paratroopers, combat vehicles and GPS guided cargo platforms.

Apr 15, 2018, 15:24 PM IST

Gagan Shakti 2018: Indian Air Force set for show of strength in exercises with Army and Navy

Every single air power asset of the Air Force will be put to the test.

Apr 06, 2018, 16:41 PM IST