Major air operations undertaken by the Indian Air Force


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The country today observes Indian Air Force Day 2022 which is celebrated to mark the establishment of the Air Force in India. Notably, the air wing of the Indian Armed Forces, the Indian Air Force (IAF) or the ‘Bharatiya Vayu Sena’ was established on 8 October 1932 as an auxiliary force of Britain’s Royal Air Force. That being said, the IAF is one of the major strengths of the country and guards its airspace. It has been engaged in several missions and wars, thus keeping enemy forces away from the people. Here are some of the major operations undertaken by...