Monday, Jan 30, 2023

Air Marshal


Air Marshal Sanjeev Kapoor takes over as new NDA Commandant

November 01, 2021 8:15 am

Air Marshal Kapoor joined the Flying branch of the Indian Air Force in December 1985. He has over 7,800 hours of accident/incident-free flying on various trainer, transport and strategic aircraft.

LCA programme created an aeronautical ecosystem in India, we flew a record 5,000 sorties without accident: IAF veteran

September 05, 2021 8:36 pm

Air Marshal (Retd) Philip Rajkumar says without the strong foundation laid by the Tejas programme it wouldn’t have been possible to develop the LCA MK II and later the advanced medium combat aircraft

'In the 1971 war,as Flying Officer I flew MiG-21 in 31 missions'

December 12, 2013 4:40 am

The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) had already raided Halwara and Pathankot.

Retired Air Marshal Naresh Verma joins AFT

December 10, 2013 3:18 am

Naresh Verma,was commissioned on December 30,1972 in the Administrative Branch of the IAF.

CBI questions top retired officer

October 05, 2013 1:50 am

The CBI said they were planning to summon more senior IAF officials to expedite the probe.

Unstructured training a thing of the past in NDA: Commandant

May 23, 2013 2:03 am

National Defence Academy (NDA) commandant Air Marshal Kulwant Singh Gill Wednesday said that unstructured training no longer exists in the NDA.

PU alumni body tries to foster awareness

May 21, 2013 2:12 am

The Panjab University Alumni Association has initiated a move to set up help desks in various departments to increase awareness about the alumni cell among students.

NDA cadets should seek inspiration from Shivaji: Pawar

April 20, 2013 1:42 am

Inaugurating a statue of Maratha warrior Shivaji on the NDA campus,NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Friday said the values and principles of the Maratha king should inspire NDA cadets and he recalled how the Maratha king had ensured that his soldiers never committed atrocities on women or damaged any farmland.

Defence Diary

March 19, 2013 1:54 am

The Commissioning was preceded by a march past where officers being commissioned into the three services marched in their resplendent new uniforms.

Of war veterans,their heroics and emotions

March 10, 2013 1:43 am

As war veterans and their families got together at War Decorated India Triennial National Convention cum Reunion 2013 at the Government Museum and Arts Gallery in Sector 10,stories of valour and determination were exchanged.