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Western Air Command chief Air Marshal R Nambiar to visit Srinagar today to review operational preparedness

Kargil War hero Raghunath Nambiar had taken charge of the Western Air Command (WAC) on Thursday.

Mar 02, 2019, 16:14 PM IST

Kargil War hero Air Marshal R Nambiar takes over as Western Air Command chief

Air Marshal Raghunath Nambiar is credited for shooting five of the eight Laser Guided Bombs on the Pakistani positions during the Kargil War.

Mar 01, 2019, 19:35 PM IST

With a fleet of 16 transport planes, IAF airlifts record 463 tonnes of load in a single wave

A fleet of 16 fixed wing transport aircraft comprising of C-17 Globemaster, the Ilyushin-76 Gajraj and the Medium lift Tactical aircraft, Antonov-32 took part in the effort. 

Dec 18, 2018, 16:17 PM IST

High operational military readiness being maintained by India along Line of Control

Pakistani fighter jets flew near the Siachen Glacier on Wednesday, according to a Pakistani media report.

May 24, 2017, 22:50 PM IST

From Srinagar to Bikaner – Indian Air Force flexes its muscles along the western front

The IAF has also put its bases in the western sector under UAV surveillance to enhance security measures.

Sep 27, 2016, 10:24 AM IST

IAF reviews its flight safety performance

Highlighting the need for safe and result-oriented operations, top officials of the Indian Air Force on Monday reviewed the flight safety performance of the force with focus on handling airborne emergencies.

Oct 21, 2014, 00:29 AM IST

Stay abreast of modern developments: IAF Chief to commanders

IAF Chief Arup Raha on Friday urged senior commanders of the Western Air Command to stay abreast of modern developments and emerging technologies while guiding the IAF`s strategic transformation process.

May 30, 2014, 14:17 PM IST

Stay abreast of modern developments: IAF chief to commanders

IAF Chief Arup Raha on Wednesday urged senior commanders of the Western Air Command to stay abreast of modern developments and emerging technologies.

Apr 30, 2014, 23:15 PM IST

IAF celebrates Air Force day in style

The Indian Air Force (IAF) Friday celebrated 78 years of its existence with an elaborate parade and aerobatics display at the air base here.

Oct 08, 2010, 10:34 AM IST

Western Air Command hosts regional commanders’ conference

Western Air Command is playing host to a regional commanders’ conference at its Subroto Park headquarters here.

Dec 09, 2009, 12:31 PM IST