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Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria flies MiG-21 on Balakot airstrike's 1st anniversary
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IAF Chief Dhanoa, Abhinandan fly MiG-21 together
Abhinandan flies MiG-21 with Air Chief Dhanoa
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In Pics: IAF pilot Abhinandan flies MiG-21 again
Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman keeps it simple!Pathankot (Punjab) [India], Sept 2 (ANI): As Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman flew a sortie in MiG-21 fighter aircraft along with Air Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa from the Pathankot airbase, Twitter..
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Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman gets rid of his iconic handlebar moustache, flaunts new lookAll eyes were on Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman as he flew a sortie in MiG-21 fighter aircraft in Pathankot with Indian Air Force (IAF) Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa.
We both fought Pakistanis and we both ejected: IAF chief does sortie with Abhinandan VarthamanIAF chief BS Dhanoa who flew his last sortie with Abhinandan Varthaman, drew parallels with him saying both of them had fought Pakistanis and had ejected. "Both of us got ejected and both of us fought..
Air chief flies MiG 21 with Abhinandan Varthaman in PathankotAir Chief Marshal B S Dhanoa and Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, the IAF pilot who became the face of a tense military confrontation between India and Pakistan in February, on Monday flew a MiG 21..
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Pleasure to fly with Abhinandan: IAF chief after doing MiG-21 sortie togetherVir Chakra awardee Varthaman who shot down a Pakistani F-16 fighter jet post-Balakot operations had resumed flying operations on August 23.
IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman flies MiG-21 with Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa a day before induction of AH-64E Apache Guardian helicopters at PathankotIndian Air Force (IAF) Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa and Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman on Monday flew sortie in MiG-21 fighter aircraft in Pathankot, Punjab. During the Pakistani counter-attack on..
Abhinandan Varthaman flies sortie of MiG-21 with IAF ChiefWing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman on Monday flew a sortie in a MiG-21 fighter aircraft along with IAF Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa. Varthaman fighter jet was shot down during Pakistan counter-attack on..
IAF Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman to fly MiG-21 during Apache inductionThe first batch of the Boeing AH-64E Apache Guardian Attack Helicopters, which is world's most lethal attack helicopter, arrived in India in July at the IAF Hindon Airbase in Ghaziabad
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It is because of maintenance engineers that MiG-21 MF is still flying: Air Chief Marshal
Indian Air Force's Abhinandan Varthaman starts flying MiG 21Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, the IAF pilot who became the face of a tense military confrontation between India and Pakistan in February, has started flying MiG 21 jet again.
Why fly 44-year-old jets when old cars not on road: IAF chief BS DhanoaAir Chief Marshal Dhanoa was referring to the MiG-21 fighter aircraft that had been inducted into the force in 1973-74.
Wg Cdr Abhinandan Varthaman to be conferred Vir Chakra on Independence DayWg Cdr Abhinandan was captured by the Pakistani Army on February 27 after his MiG-21 Bison jet was shot down by Pakistani jets. Before his jet was hit, he downed an F-16 fighter of Pakistan.
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Abhinandan Varthaman to start flying MiG 21 within next two weeks: SourcesWing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman is set to fly MiG 21 within next two weeks as a medical board cleared his return to fighter cockpit. The 36-year-old IAF pilot had sustained injuries while ejecting..
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