Vayushakti 2019

Vayushakti 2019: Watch glimpses of MiG-27 getting armed with 80mm rockets

The Vayushakti 2019 exercise came two days after 40 CRPF personnel were killed in a suicide attack in Kashmir's Pulwama by Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed.

Feb 17, 2019, 18:29 PM IST

Vayushakti 2019: IAF's MiG-21 fighter aircraft to demonstrate its ground attack capabilities

The aircraft has a maximum speed of 2,230 km/hr (Mach 2.1) and carries one 23mm twin-barrel cannon with four R-60 close combat missiles.

Feb 16, 2019, 11:55 AM IST

Vayushakti 2019: IAF's An-32 tactical light transport aircraft to display its might

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

Vayushakti 2019: IAF to showcase its upgraded Mig-29 fighter aircraft

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

Vayushakti 2019: IAF to demonstrate its indigenous firepower in Pokharan today

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

IAF to showcase its multi-role, single-engine, air defence fighter aircraft Mirage-2000 at Vayushakti 2019

The 7th edition of the Fire Power Demonstration (FPD) of the Indian Air Force will showcase all weather day-dusk-night operations on 16 Feb at Pokhran range, Rajasthan.

Feb 14, 2019, 23:41 PM IST

Full Dress Rehearsal of IAF's Vayushakti 2019 exercise concludes in Pokhran

 The FDR was conducted on in the presence of Air Marshal Anil Khosla, Vice Chief of the Air Staff.

Feb 14, 2019, 23:13 PM IST

IAF to demonstrate its advanced jet trainer aircraft Hawk MK132 at Vayushakti 2019

The exercise will take place at the Pokhran range in Rajasthan on February 16. 

Feb 13, 2019, 19:20 PM IST

IAF's Armed Advanced Light helicopter Rudra to showcase its multi-role capability at Vayushakti 2019

Rudra is capable of carrying eight anti-tank Missiles, four air-to-air missiles and 2x68 mm rocket pods along with guns.

Feb 13, 2019, 19:00 PM IST

IAF to showcase all weather day-dusk-night operations at VayuShakti 2019

The seventh edition of IAF's Fire Power Demonstration (FPD) will showcase all weather day-dusk-night operations on 16 February.

Feb 13, 2019, 10:31 AM IST

Full Dress Rehearsal of Vayushakti 2019 of the IAF postponed to February 14

The Indian Air Force's (IAF) MiG-27 will showcase its ground attack capabilities at the Vayushakti 2019 exercise on February 16.

Feb 11, 2019, 23:52 PM IST

IAF MiG-27 fighter to show its ground attack capabilities at Vayushakti 2019

The MiG-27 upgrade is a very potent air to ground strike aircraft, which is capable of carrying a variety of armament loads comprising of bombs, rockets & front guns.

Feb 11, 2019, 18:58 PM IST

IAF's light combat aircraft Tejas to showcase multi-role capability at Vayushakti 2019

IAF's Vayushakti 2019 is scheduled to be held on February 16 at Pokhran Air to Ground Armament range near Jaisalmer in Rajasthan. 

Feb 11, 2019, 10:35 AM IST

Jaguar, IAF's ground attack deep penetration fighter to roar at Vayushakti 2019

At the IAF exercise, the Mi-17 V5 medium-lift attack helicopter will also unleash its firepower. 

Feb 10, 2019, 15:31 PM IST

Mi-17 V5 medium-lift attack helicopter to showcase firepower at IAF's Vayushakti 2019

The Mi-17 V5 helicopter is an upgrade of the Mi-17 helicopter, equipped with state-of-the-art avionics and on-board navigation systems.

Feb 10, 2019, 07:27 AM IST

Ilyushin IL-76 strategic airlift aircraft to take part in IAF exercise Vayushakti 2019

It has proved to be a first class strategic and tactical transport aircraft. It is fitted with thrust reversers, a high lift wing for good STOL (short takeoff and landing aircraft) performance and high floatation landing gear with 20 wheels.

Feb 09, 2019, 15:41 PM IST

IAF exercise Vayushakti 2019 to witness Su-30MKI showcasing its prowess

The Sukhoi Su-30 MKI is variant designed specifically for the IAF's requirements.

Feb 08, 2019, 21:45 PM IST