While Abhinandan has been recommended for the Vir Chakra, the 12 Mirage 2000 pilots who bombed targets in Pakistan are being recommended for the Vayu Sena Medal for gallantry for their acts of bravery
IAF today formally inducted four heavy-lift Chinook helicopters. Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa announced the induction at a ceremony held at Air Force base in Chandigarh. Chinook helicopters will be deployed at Chandigarh's Air Force Station 12 Wing.
Mobile phone records indicated that Mudasir was in constant touch with Adil after providing the van to him.
Pakistan is definitely hiding something very important that has happened in Balakot. International, as well as local media, have not been allowed to inspect the site and assess the damages there.
An Indian Air Force MiG aircraft crashed in Rajasthan’s Bikaner district on Friday, ANI reported. According to Bikaner SP, the pilot ejected safely before the aircraft crashed in Shoba Sar ki Dhani area.
The Pakistani Air Force (PAF) probably had the intention of pounding a brigade headquarters, a battalion headquarters, and an oil dump, sources said.
Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman's MiG 21 was shot during an aerial combat between India and Pakistan on Wednesday morning. He has been in Pakistan since then.
A day before, India had sent fighter jets to Pakistan and struck the biggest training camp of the terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed, which was behind the suicide attack on February 14 in Kashmir's Pulwama, in which over 40 CRPF personnel were killed.
India also strongly objected to Pakistan’s vulgar display of an injured personnel of the Indian Air Force in violation of all norms of International Humanitarian Law and the Geneva Convention.
Pakistan today said that it has one pilot of the Indian Air Force under custody. This statement came from Pakistan's Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor.