Indian Air Force jets demonstrated their might in the Sangam area.

On the occasion of the 91st birthday of the Indian Air Force, Air Force aircraft performed a spectacular air show at the confluence of the Ganga and Yamuna here on Sunday. A large number of people had walked from several kilometers to witness this air show. Lakhs of people from all corners of the city enjoyed the air show at Sangam area, parade ground, aerial ghat, even people gathered to watch the air show at the Shastri bridge over Ganga and the new Yamuna bridge. There was a gathering. On behalf of military officers and Uttar Pradesh government minister Nand Gopal Gupta, they enjoyed the air show from a fort on the banks of the Yamuna.

About 108 aircraft of the Indian Air Force participated in the air show, which started at 2:30 PM, including the Indian Army’s ALH Dhruv helicopter and the Indian Navy’s P-8I aircraft. For the first time in India, the C-295 transport aircraft also participated in this air show. Aircraft featured in this air show included Chinook, Jaguar, Apache, Rafale, Tejas, C-17, Hawk, Tigermoth and Pilates. Earlier, Air Force Day parade was organized by Indian Air Force in which Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal VR Chaudhary, Chief of Defense Staff General Anil Chauhan, Air Marshal RGK Kapur and other senior Air Force officers participated. of On this occasion, the Chief of the Air Force also unveiled the new flag of the Indian Air Force.

This is the first Air Force Day parade to be commanded by a woman officer Group Captain Shalija Dhami. Also for the first time, there was a women’s contingent in the parade, including the women of Agneur Air, who marched shoulder-to-shoulder with the male soldiers. After the completion of the air show in the Sangam area, the police faced major challenges as the lakhs of people began to return to their homes.

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