The Russian-origin aircraft is a tactical light transport which has been designed to operate in all weather conditions.
Feb 16, 2019, 11:26 AM IST
The exercise will start from 5.20 pm and people can watch it live on the IAF's official Facebook page.Feb 16, 2019, 10:45 AM IST
MiG-29 has been upgraded to carry a veritable plethora of air-to-air, air-to-surface, precision-guided and standoff weapons along with air to air refueling capability.Feb 16, 2019, 10:10 AM IST
A wide array of fighters, transport, helicopters, remotely piloted vehicle and combat equipment will be part of the exercise.Feb 16, 2019, 07:58 AM IST
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