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Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa says ready to fight war at short notice

The India Air Force is prepared to fight war at a short notice said Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa on Sunday while addressing IAF personnel on Air Force Day.


By   |  Updated On : October 08, 2017 12:24 PM
Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa says ready to fight war at short notice. (File Photo)

Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa says ready to fight war at short notice. (File Photo)

New Delhi :  

The India Air Force is prepared to fight war at a short notice said Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa on Sunday while addressing IAF personnel on Air Force Day.

The Air Chief added that the Indian Air Force was fully geared up to face any security challenge to the country.

Dhanoa said, “We are prepared to fight at short notice.”

He added that Indian Air Force is acquiring multi-spectrum strategic capabilities to further strengthen the airforce.

Dhanoo during the event also said, “”IAF is committed to building a joint manship with the Indian Army and the Indian Navy.”

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Dhanao further said security of all Air Force stations have been enhanced to any kind of combat threat.

The Indian Air Force (IAF) is celebrating its 85th anniversary at Hindon Air Force base in Uttar Pradesh’s Ghaziabad district.

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President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed the air force and extended greetings on the occasion of 85th Air Force Day.

Modi said: “On Air Force Day, best wishes to our courageous air warriors and their families. Their determination and prowess ensure that our skies are safe.”

First Published: Sunday, October 08, 2017 11:55 AM


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