Air Services

India

Bharatiya Vayu Sena / Indian Air Force (IAF)

Formed in 1932, the Indian Air Force (IAF) is the air arm of the Indian armed forces

COMBAT

Mikoyan MIG-29UPG

KBU3301 - MAKS 2011, Moscow

also

HAL Tejas Mk.1, MiG-21bis / Bison, MiG-27 ML Bahadur, Mirage 2000 H/I, Sukhoi Su-30MKI, Dassault Rafale B/C, SEPECAT Jaguar IM/IS

SPECIAL MISSION

Beriev A-50EI (AEW&C), Boeing 707 (Reconnaissance), EMB-145 Netra (AEW&C), Global 5000 (ELINT)

Gulfstream G100 1125 Astra (Surveillance), Gulfstream III (EW / ELINT), Ilyushin Il-78MKI (Aerial refueling)

TRANSPORT

Antonov An-32/32RE, 737-700 (VIP), Boeing C-17 (Strategic airlifter), Dornier Do 228-201, Hawker Siddeley HS 748

Embraer Legacy 600 (VIP), Ilyushin Il-76MD, Lockheed C-130J-30 Super Hercules,

TRAINERS

HAL HJT-16 Kiran Mk.2

IAF SURYA KIRAN - Lima 2007 (video stills!)

also

BAE Hawk 132, Mirage 2000 TH/TI (conversion), Pilatus PC-7 MkII (BASIC), SEPECAT Jaguar IB (conversion), Zenith STOL CH 701 (basic)

HELICOPTERS

HAL Dhruv

IAF SARANG - Biggin Hill Airshow 2008 (video still!)

also

Boeing AH-64E (Attack), CH-47F Chinook (Transport / Utility), HAL Chetak (Liaison / Utility), HAL Cheetah (Liaison)

Mi-17V-5 (Utility), Mil Mi-24/Mi-35 (Attack), Mil Mi-26 (Heavy Lift)