The Indian Air Force (IAF) is going to conduct its biggest ever combat exercise named Gagan Shakti, 2018 along Pakistan and China borders. Depending upon the order of the Air Force Chief, the Air Force will mobilise its assets in the war scenario within 48 hours of the orders.
For the first time, the indigenous Light Combat Aircraft Tejas will be taking part in the exercise and will perform both the offensive and defensive roles.
Source- The Economic Times
Static/Current Takeaways Important for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018-
- Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa is the present Chief of Air Staff.