BS Dhanoa

IAF's 'Golden Arrows' Squadron to be resurrected Tuesday; to be first Rafale unit

The 'Golden Arrows' 17 Squadron was commanded by Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa during the Kargil war in 1999.

published on : 9th September 2019

'Fun' video on Air Chief BS Dhanoa sending Adolf Hitler into frenzy goes viral, leaves IAF red-faced

IAF sources claimed that it was a fun video shown at a function held in honour of Dhanoa who is retiring next month, and was not meant for public.

published on : 28th August 2019

IAF Chief BS Dhanoa begins three-day visit to Thailand on Monday

The defence and security cooperation between India and Thailand have been on an upswing for the last few years.

published on : 25th August 2019

First Rafale jet to reach India in September; Rajnath Singh, IAF Chief to visit France

Sources said a high-level team of the Indian Air Force is already in Paris to coordinate with the French officials on the handing over ceremony.

published on : 23rd August 2019

IAF to phase out MiGs by December, says air chief BS Dhanoa

The first variants of the MiGs entered the IAF 55 years back, in 1964 as its first supersonic jet.

published on : 21st August 2019

Wing Commander Abhinandan, surgical strike in Indian Air Force's new mobile gaming app

You choose a multi-role Mirage 2000 aircraft armed to the teeth with weapons such as the MICA, Griffin LGB, Spice 2000 bombs and 30 mm autocannons.

published on : 31st July 2019

Balakot showed IAF's ability of precision bombing, says chief BS Dhanoa

Speaking at a seminar on '20 years of Op Safed Sagar', Dhanoa said precision bombing capability was very much needed during the Kargil operations where targets were very small and at high altitudes.

published on : 17th July 2019

IAF prepared for entire spectrum of warfare, says Air Chief BS Dhanoa

Dhanoa was speaking at a seminar in Delhi, organised by the Centre for Air Power Studies, to commemorate IAF's Operation Safed Sagar during the 1999 Kargil conflict.

published on : 16th July 2019

IAF big guns pay a flying tribute to Kargil martyr Squadron Leader Ajay Ahuja

Nambiar, who is also one of the strong contenders to become IAF chief after Dhanoa, had flown Mirage 2000 during the Kargil war, while Dhanoa had commanded a Mig-21 squadron.

published on : 27th May 2019

China increases troop level, begins road expansion near last Dokalam stand-off area: Sources

Troops of India and China were locked in a 73-day-long standoff in Dokalam since June 16 after the Indian side stopped the building of a road in the disputed area by the Chinese Army.

published on : 6th October 2017