Air Force Day 2020: President Kovind, PM Modi congratulate brave warriors on 88th anniversary of IAF1 min read 08 Oct 2020, 10:11 AM IST
US Ambassador to India Ken Juster congratulates Indian Air Force on their 88th anniversary
The Air Force Day is celebrated to mark the day when the Indian Air Force was established in 1932
Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, Chief of Army Staff, General Manoj Mukund Naravane and Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh attended the 88th Indian Air Force Day celebrations at Hindon airbase today. IAF Chief Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria inspected the 88th Indian Air Force Day parade. "As we enter the 89th year, the IAF is undergoing a transformational change. We are entering an era which will redefine where we employ aerospace power and conduct integrated multi-domain operations," IAF Chief Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria said.
Nation remains indebted to IAF's contribution: President Kovind
"On Air Force Day, we proudly honour our air warriors, veterans, and families of the Indian Air Force. The nation remains indebted to the contribution of the IAF in securing our skies and assisting civil authorities in Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief," President Kovind tweeted.
US Ambassador to India Ken Juster congratulates Indian Air Force on their 88th anniversary today.
He says, "Defence cooperation is a cornerstone of the US-India relationship, as we work together to secure a free, open, and rules-based Indo-Pacific region."