Brahmand NewsPrevious Article
Brahmand NewsNext Article
Headlines
  • IAF's mega exercise achieved more than the objectives, says Chief:-The 13-day long mega military exercise by the Indian Air Force has achieved more than its stated "objectives", Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa has said, indicating the Force’s readiness to deal with a hostile Pakistan and China almost simultaneously....
  • SCO Defence, Foreign Ministers' meeting begins in Beijing:-The meetings of the defence and foreign ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), being attended by Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, has begun in Beijing....
  • Thales looking at role in India's nuclear submarine project:-French defence company Thales has said it is working on doubling its footprint in India by expanding its overall product portfolios with a major focus on India's ambitious project to build a fleet of nuclear-powered attack submarines....
  • Navy Chief Admiral Lanba begins 5-day visit to Iran:-The Navy Chief has embarked on a five-day visit to Iran where he would attend the sixth edition of Indian Ocean Naval Symposium (IONS) – a conclave of major naval powers of the region, and also explore ways to deepen engagement between navies of India and Iran. ...
Defexpo 2018

IAF to participate in multilateral air exercise in Israel

Article
Line Spacing+- AFont Size+- Print This Article

A representational photo.

New Delhi (PTI): The Indian Air Force (IAF) will participate in a two-week-long multilateral air exercise in Israel beginning Thursday.

It is for the first time the IAF will operate with Israeli air force in a multilateral exercise setting.

A 45-member contingent of IAF left for Israel today to take part in 'Blue Flag-17', the Defence Ministry said in a statement.

Blue Flag is a bi-annual multilateral exercise which aims to strengthen military cooperation among participating nations.

Indian Air Force is participating with the C-130J special operations aircraft along with Garud commandos.

"The exercise would provide a platform for sharing of knowledge, combat experience and in improving operational capability of the participating nations," the ministry said.

The exercise is being conducted at Uvda Air Force Base in Israel from Nov 2-16.

Tags:

India  IAF  Exercise  Israel  Military  
Line Spacing+- AFont Size+- Print Article

Other Related News

Russia-India: True Comrades-in-Arms

Russia's decision to join hands with India's Pipavav Shipyard to build three new-generation Talwar class guided missile frigates for the Indian Navy will be a win-win game for the two most-trusted strategic allies.

Upcoming Defence Exhibitions

BRAHMOS Missile Systems

Headlines

Brahmand World Defence Update 2018

Image Gallery