|The IAF Today
|Other Ops and Incidents
|1999 Kargil War
|1971 Liberation War
|1965 Indo-Pak War
Left : A recce picture of PA M-48 Patton tanks in Indian territory taken by Fg. Off. Utpal Barbara of the No. 101 Sqdn. A PR Vampire was used. Barbara was awarded the Vir Chakra for this mission.
Center : A PA M-48 burns after being hit.
Right : An IAF Gun Camera picture of an attack on a railway yard in Pakistan under progress. The burning engine is visible at the top. The trail of dust across the railway line is a result of bullets hitting the ground.
Pakistan Army'e elite SSG units were air-dropped over IAF airfields in an attempt to destroy them. Go