Every year the Air Force Day is celebrated 8 October at Hindon Base in the presence of the IAF Chief and senior officials of the three armed forces. IAF’s Hindon Air Force Station, situated near Ghaziabad (Utter Pradesh) is largest in Asia and 8th largest in the world. Indian Air Force is armed forces which secures airspace and provides services to conduct aerial warfare during conflict. First it was established in 1932 with nickname Royal Air Force as auxiliary part of British Air Force.
Founded on: 8 October 1932
Headquarters: New Delhi
Part of: Indian Armed Force
Motto: Touch the Sky with Glory
88th Air Force Day and Significance
The Indian Air Force was officially established on 8th October 1932. With around 170000 personnel and 1500 aircrafts, IAF is the fourth largest air force in the world after the USA, Russia and China. Air Force Day is celebrated to mark its anniversary. This year the IAF is special as the first of 36 long awaited Rafael fighter Jets will be received and now Indian Air Force will showcase its latest technology and reflects in the road ahead.
Important Operations Executed by IAF
- The Annexation of Goa in 1961.
- Indo Pakistan liberation war 1971.
- Bangladesh liberation war 1971.
- Operation Maghdoot.
- Operation Pawn.
- Balakot Airstrikes 2019.
Modern Active Aircrafts and Helicopters
- MIG 21 form Russia.
- Jaguar form United Kingdom.
- Mirage 2000.
- Sukhoi 30 from Russia.
- HAL Tejas native Indian Aircraft.
Modern Helicopters- Mil mi 17, HAL Dhurav, HAL Rudra, HAL Chetak, Boeing, Chinook
Indian Air Force Strength
The Belfer Centre for Science and International Affairs in Harvard Kennedy School says that India’s Air Force is more powerful than China’s and other Asian countries. The Mirage 2000 and Sukhoi 30 that have give Indian Air Force and edge over China’s J10, j11, and SU-27 fighter Jets.
Soldiers can sometimes make decisions that are smarter than the orders they have been given.– Orson Scott Card, Enders Game
The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity. Without it, no real success is possible, no matter whether it is on a section gang, a football field, in an army, or in an office.– Dwight D Eisenhower
None but an armed nation can dispense with a standing army. To keep ours armed and disciplined is therefore at all times important.– Thomas Jefferson
I am not afraid of an Army of lions lead by a sheep; I am afraid of sheep lead by a lion.– Alexander the Great
Discipline is the soul of an Army. It makes small numbers formidable; procures success to all of the weak, and esteem to all.– George Washington
Even a phone call that lasts a couple minutes or seconds can make your day or entire week.– Military Moments
It is fatal to enter a war without the will to win it.– Douglas MacArthur
The world is a dangerous place, not because of those who do evil, but because of those who look on and do nothing.– Albert Einstein
On the battlefield, the military pledges to leave no soldier behind. As a nation, let it be our pledge that when they return home, we leave no veteran behind.– Dan Lipinski
Those who give up essential liberties for temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.– Benjamin Franklin
Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.– Lucius Annaeus Seneca
No nation ever had an army large enough to guarantee it against attack in a time of peace or ensure it of victory in time of war– Calvin Coolidge
The soldier is the Army. No army is better than its soldiers. The Soldier is also a citizen. The highest obligation and privilege of citizenship is that of bearing arms for one’s country.– Unknown
Better to die fighting for freedom than be a prisoner all the days of your life.– Unknown
Who kept the faith and fought the fight; The glory theirs, the duty ours.– Unknown
Real security lies in the prevention of war–and today that hope can come only through adequate preparedness.– Unknown
Today we are breathing freely just because we live in a free country. Happy Indian Air Force Day– Unknown
Unite and live together in the future to maintain independence. Here are Indian Air Force Day Quotes– Unknown
Freedom is freedom; It is precious and we can not estimate its cost. Happy Indian Air Force Day 2020– Unknown
Either I will come back after hoisting the Tricolour (Indian flag), or I will come back wrapped in it, but I will be back for sure– Captain Vikram Batra
There will be no withdrawal without written orders and these orders shall never be issuedField Marshal Sam Manekshaw
Indian Air Force Wishes
Today we are breathing freely just because we live in a free country. Happy Indian Air Force Daywww.wewishes.com
Unite and live together in the future to maintain independence. Here are Indian Air Force Day Wisheswww.wewishes.com
Because India is free from our ancestors; Now it is our responsibility to maintain their independence in the future. Happy Indian Air Force Day 2020 SMS.www.wewishes.com
India is a golden bird and freedom is its new wing.www.wewishes.com
We are flying in new areas of growth, just because India is free. Happy IAF Day Wishes.www.wewishes.com
Being Indian is a matter of pride. Happy Indian Air Force Day 2020www.wewishes.com
We fight to win and win with a knockout because there are no runners up in warwww.wewishes.com
If death strikes, before I prove my blood, I swear I’ll kill deathwww.wewishes.com
If a man says he is not afraid of dying, he is either lying or a Gurkhawww.wewishes.com
Let us celebrate Indian Army Day by saluting all the army men for their bravery, dedication and patriotism. Happy Indian Army Day!www.wewishes.com
Let us come together to celebrate National Army Day to honour or brave soldiers who are the reason behind our pride, our smiles. Happy Indian IAF Day 2020 SMS & Wishes!
Born to fight, trained to kill, prepared to die, but never will.www.wewishes.com
India is a golden bird and play is its new wing. Happy Indian Air Force Day 2020.www.wewishes.com
Enjoy this freedom but never forget the sacrifices of freedom fighters is their right. Happy Indian Air Force Day!!!www.wewishes.com
Freedom is freedom; It is precious and we can not estimate its cost. Happy Indian Air Force Day 2020www.wewishes.com
We are flying in new areas of growth, just because India is free. Happy Indian Air Force Day 2020www.wewishes.com
Happy Indian Air Force Day 2020 Slogans
- I love my freedom. I respect your freedom.
- I salute the real heroes who gave me freedom.
- The real heroes sacrificed their lives for our freedom to pay tribute.
- We live in a free country because of our real heroes.
- Great India; We celebrate the Independence Day of India is imposing.
- Today is Independence Day; It loud, say it proud of their country.
- We fly the flag as we can live in a free country.
- We are in the 21st century because of our ancestors are lucky to live with freedom.
- We can see the sunrise and the river we can hear the sound of peace; We as freedom.
- See how beautifully our flag is waving in the wind!
- Flag waving in the wind is a symbol of our freedom.
- On Independence Day, we celebrate our independence.
- Independence Day celebration is a symbol of our freedom.
- We live in freedom, have taken many lives sacrificed.