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Dec 19, 2018
IAF sets new record, transports 463 tonnes of load in 6 hours to airfields, drop zones in LadakhIn 2013, in a subtle show of strength to China, the IAF landed its C-130J Super Hercules transport plane at the world's highest Daulat Beg Oldie airstrip in Ladakh near the Line of Actual Control (LAC).
Nov 04, 2016
Indian Air Force lands largest transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster in Arunachal PradeshIn a major boost to the country's rapid airlift capability in Arunachal Pradesh, the mighty C-17 Globemaster, the Indian Air Force (IAF)'s largest military transport aircraft, made its first landing at Mechuka Advanced Landing Ground (ALG), just 29 km from Sino-Indian border on Thursday.
Dec 07, 2015
Super aircraft saving lives across the nation: How C-17, C-130J joined rescue ops from Kashmir to ChennaiHeavylifter C-17 Globemaster and the C-130J Super Hercules, which helped in saving thousands of lives during Uttarakhand and Kashmir floods and the deadly Nepal earthquake early this year, again did a yeoman service in rain-hit Chennai where they ferried nearly 1,500 people to safety following the deluge
Apr 25, 2015
IAF airlifts NDRF personnel, relief material to NepalAfter dropping the NDRF team, C-130 J will perform aerial recce to check road communication to Pokhara and return to Hindon, defence ministry spokesperson Sitanshu Kar tweeted.
Apr 02, 2015
Coming home: Amid bombings and attacks, over 350 Indians rescued from Yemen arrive in Mumbai, KochiOver 350 Indians rescued from strife-torn Yemen landed in Mumbai and Kochi on Thursday.
Mar 31, 2015
Indian ship in periphery of Yemen waters, awaits local clearanceAn Indian Navy vessel, despatched to evacuate Indians from Yemen, has reached the periphery of the strife-torn country's territorial waters but is awaiting local clearance for moving in as do two Air India planes.
Jul 28, 2014
IAF gets sixth C-17 Globemaster with vintage package in bellyThe C-17 is the biggest aircraft in IAF's inventory and the government had accorded approval to buy 10 C-17 Globemaster III along with associated equipment for the IAF in June 2011.
Jul 30, 2013
IAF chief, US discuss setting up of Indian space, cyber commandsCommander of US Pacific Air Forces and Air Component Commander General Herbert Carlisle said the "relationship is great with Indian Air Force".