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India To Bring 10 Cheetahs From South Africa

The C-17 transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) left India on February 16 morning, to bring the 12 cheetahs from South Africa. The National Tiger Conservation Authority official said, the cheetahs will arrive in India on February 18. Environment minister Bhupendra Yadav said that as many as 10 quarantine enclosures have been created at Madhya Pradesh’s Kuno National Park for 12 cheetahs being flown in from South Africa.

Thu, 16 Feb 2023 - 01:39 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Cheetahs, South Africa Zoo, IAF, Indian Govt, Madhya Pradesh

Courtesy: India Today

IAF Air Show

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IAF To Hold Air Show In Odisha, Approval From Civil Aviation Ministry Awaits

The IAF's Suryakiran aerobatics team is scheduled to display air shows next week, September 16-18 in Bhubaneswar and Puri, said the official. The Suryakiran (sunrays) is set to conduct the air show near the Raj Bhavan in Puri, for an exhibition over a stretch of Kathajodi river bed in Bhubaneswar. However, the civil aviation ministry is yet to approve the air show.

Tue, 06 Sep 2022 - 08:58 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: IAF, Air Show, Odisha, Civil Aviation Ministry, exhibition

BrahMos Missile

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Government Fires 3 IAF Officials After BrahMos Missile Accidentally Fired Into Pakistan

Three Indian Air Force officers, including a Group Captain and two wing commanders, were fired with immediate effect on August 23 as a result of BrahMos missile misfire event. On March 9, a BrahMos missile was unintentionally launched from an airfield and landed near Mian Channu in Pakistan. A Court of Inquiry convened to examine the facts of the case and determined that three officers breached the Standard Operating Procedures.

Wed, 24 Aug 2022 - 12:02 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Pakistan, IAF, BrahMos Missile, Indian government, Fires

Courtesy: DNA INDIA

BrahMos Missile

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3 IAF Officers Sacked For Accidental Firing In Pakistan Town

Three Indian Air Force (IAF) officers were sacked after the accidental firing of the BrahMos missile in Pakistan. On August 23, the Indian Government regretted the incident, which happened earlier this year and removed the officers. Notably, three IAF officers fired the BrahMos missile in the Mian Channu town of Pakistan. Although there were no casualties or damage to properties, the matter became a concern for the IAF.

Tue, 23 Aug 2022 - 07:18 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Air Force, IAF, Three Officers Sacked, Pakistan, BrohMos Missile

IAF Helicopter Landing

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IAF Helicopter Made Emergency Landing In Rajasthan, No Casualties Reported

A helicopter of the Indian Air Force (IAF) made an emergency landing on a farm in Rajasthan's Hanumangarh district. On August 23, the police confirmed the landing, after the IAF developed a technical snag, informing that Its crew members are safe. "It was a helicopter of the Indian Air Force that made an emergency landing on the farm on Tuesday morning," said Sangaria police station SHO Hanumanaram Vishnoi

Tue, 23 Aug 2022 - 01:38 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: IAF, Hanumangarh, Emergency Landing, Helicopter, Technical Issue

IAF found missing workers

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IAF Finds 7 Missing Workers Near Arunachal Pradesh Forest, 12 Still Missing

The Indian Air Force rescued seven missing workers, who fled from a road construction site near Indo-China border. The workers from Assam were found on July 22, 17 days after being missing, inside a dense forest in Kurung Kumey, Arunachal Pradesh. The officials further said, the efforts to find 12 more missing workers are underway. Notably, workers are taken to the Border Roads Organisation (BRO) medical facility for treatment.

Sat, 23 Jul 2022 - 05:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: IAF, Arunachal Pradesh, Missing Workers, Indo-China Border, FOREST

Courtesy: Hindustan Times


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IAF Reports Highest, Over 7 lakh Applications Under Agnipath Scheme

In 2022 recruitment of the Indian Air Force (IAF) under the new 'Agnipath Scheme'. On July 6, the IAF said, they witnessed the highest number of applications for the recruitment registration process under the new Agnipath scheme. In a tweet, the IAF confirmed as many as 7,49,899 applications, against the previous highest recruitment… read-more

Wed, 06 Jul 2022 - 01:45 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: IAF, Agnipath Scheme, Recruitment Cycle, applications, Indian Forces

Assam Floods

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Assam Floods: IAF, BSF, CRPF, NDRF, SDRF Carry Out Rescue Operations In Cachar

The flood situation in Assam's Cachar worsened, due to which, Indian Army, Border Security Force (BSF), Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) and State Disaster Relief Fund (SDRF) carried out rescue operations. On June 20, over 3,000 persons including children, pregnant, etc, were rescued by the teams. Assam CM Himanta Sarma said that the Indian Air Force carried one lakh litre petrol and diesel to Cachar… read-more

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 11:05 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Assam, Cachar, Assam floods, Himanta Biswa Sarma, IAF

Courtesy: ANI

IAF Army

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IAF Releases Details Of New Agnipath Army Recruitment Scheme

Taking to Twitter, the Indian Air Force (IAF) revealed the data of the recently launched "Agnipath" Army Recruitment scheme. On June 19, the details of the scheme were released amid the agitation and widespread protests across India. Furthermore, the registration for recruitment will begin on June 24, and also mentioned the eligibility criteria of the recruitment. It also mentioned remuneration, age limit and other benefits under the scheme… read-more

Sun, 19 Jun 2022 - 02:46 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: IAF, Agnipath Army Scheme, Army Aspirants, Twitter, details

IAF Chopper

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Assam Flood: IAF Deploys Aircrafts, Rescues 119 Stranded Persons Using Choppers

In the flood-affected areas of Assam, the Indian Air Force (IAF) is continuing to provide assist with its airlift rescue teams. The IAF is also providing relief materials to the people in the region. The two Mi-17 helicopters deployed by the IAF, helped evacuate about 119 stranded persons at Ditokchera railway station. Furthermore, about 24,747 stranded persons have been rescued with the help of the Indian Army. 

Sun, 22 May 2022 - 02:58 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: IAF, Assam, Cachar, Indian Army, Flood

Courtesy: ANI