Shaheed Captain Vikram Batra 22nd Martyrdom Day: Lt Gen YK Joshi Flies Over Batra Top to Pay Tribute to Kargil War Hero on His Balidan Diwas

The Indian Army observed the 22nd martyrdom day of the 1999 Kargil War hero Shaheed Captain Vikram Batra. To commemorate the “Balidan Dias” of Captain Batra, Lt Gen YK Joshi, the Commander of the Northern Command, flew over Batra Top in Sukhoi 30 MKI and paid tribute to his comrade.

Air Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari Assumes Charge As Vice Chief Of The Air Staff

Air Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari took over as the Vice Chief of the Air Staff on July 1, 2021. The Air Marshal was commissioned in the Fighter stream of the IAF on December 29, 1982. The Air Officer has a flying experience of more than 3,800 hours on a wide variety of fighter and trainer aircraft, including missions flown during Op-Meghdoot and Op-Safed Sagar.

Major General Alok Joshi Assumes Charge Of IMA’s Deputy Commandant And Chief Instructor

Major General Alok Joshi on Thursday assumed the charge of Deputy Commandant and Chief Instructor of the Indian Military Academy (IMA). During a simple and solemn ceremony held at the IMA, out going Deputy Commandant Major General Jagjit Singh Mangat handed over the baton to Maj Gen Joshi.

Agni Prime Missile Successfully Test Fired by DRDO Off Odisha Coast

The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Monday successfully flight tested a New Generation Nuclear Capable Ballistic Missile Agni Prime. The missile was test fired from Dr APJ Abdul Kalam island in Balasore off the coast of Odisha at 10:55 am.

Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw 13th Death Anniversary: Remembering One Of The Most Decorated Officers Of The Indian Army With Interesting Facts About His Life

India observes 13th death anniversary Field Marshal  Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji Manekshaw. Sm Manekshaw died on June 27, 2008. He was the first field Marshal of the Indian Army.Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw was the brain behind India’s victory against Pakistan in 1971.

Combined Graduation Parade Held at Air Force Academy: 161 Flight Cadets of Flying & Ground Duty Branches Commissioned Into IAF

Dundigal Hyderabad on June 19, 2021, marking the successful culmination of training for 161 Flight Cadets of Flying and Ground Duty Branches in the Indian Air Force. Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria was the Chief Guest and Reviewing Officer of the CGP.

Indian Navy – European Union Naval Force Joint Exercise Begins in Gulf of Aden

ting in the maiden IN – EUNAVFOR Joint Naval Exercise in the Gulf of Aden commencing today. A total of five warships from four navies are participating in the exercise on June 18and 19, 2021.

Indian Military Academy Provides COVID-19 Related Assistance to People of Koti-Dhaloni Village in Dehradun

Indian Military Academy (IMA), Dehradun in its endeavor to reach to the local population during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Commandant IMA Lt Gen Harinder Singh, decided to provide COVID-19 Related Assistance to the villagers of Koti-Dhaloni in  Dehradun district.

OTA Gaya POP Spring Term 2021: 20 GCs of SCO-46 Course And 60 Gentlemen Cadets of TES-43 Pass Out of The Academy

The Officers’ Training Academy, Gaya wore a spectacular look with traditional military regalia and splendour. The occasion was the 19th Passing Out Parade of Twenty officers of the Special Commissioned Officers’ Course (SCO)-46 was held on June 12, 2021. The SCO Course also included Nine Gentlemen Cadets who were commissioned as officers into the Assam Rifles.

IMA POP Spring Term 2021: 425 GCs, Including 84 From Friendly Foreign Countries Pass Out From Academy; Check State-Wise and Country-Wise List of Cadets

Maximum number of 66 officers were commissioned into the Indian Army from Uttar Pradesh, followed by 38 from Haryana. Among GCs from friendly foreign countries, highest number of 43 cadets were from Afghanistan, followed by 18 from Bhutan.