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War and Peace - 1962 -71


  1. The best years of my life by Duncan M Cruickshank - Service in the Indian Air Force from 1955-1969
  2. The day I (almost) missed going to Iraq by Air Marshal S Raghavendran PVSM AVSM (Retd) - On deputation to Iraq as an instructor
  3. The day I (almost) became Sqn Cdr for the third time by Air Marshal S Raghavendran PVSM AVSM (Retd) as OC Flying , Bareilly to Station Commander
  4. The Indian Air Force as an Aircraft Manufacturer by Group Captain Kapil Bhargava VM (Retd) - An insight into the little known foray of the IAF in manufacturing aircraft on its own.
  5. Flying into Leh - by Group Captain A G Bewoor VM first hand account of the hairraising journeys into Ladakh
  6. Messerschmitt's HA-300 and its Indian connection by Group Captain Kapil Bhargava VM (Retd) - A first hand account of test flying the HA-300 in Egypt
  7. Eyewitness to the Six Day War by Group Captain Kapil Bhargava VM (Retd) - A first hand account of an Indian Test Pilot caught in the Six Day Arab Israeli War of 1967


Photo Albums

  1. No.27 Squadron - A Photo Album by Flight Lieutenant Samar Bikram Shah, VrC, VM. (Retd)
  2. Sqn Ldr PC Chopra Photos - COO Hashimara and 101 Squadron  Samir Chopra
  3. No.45 Squadron (1960-63)  Dr. G S Grewal
  4. Plane Spotting at Changi  David Taylor
AVRO 748 In India - More Than Four Decades On Gp Capt Kapil Bhargava
The man who flew too much -1 Polly Singh
The One Man DASI Cum DFCL School Air Marshal S Raghavendran
The First Gnat Squadron Commander Air Marshal S Raghavendran
21 Seconds - Flame out at LOW LEVEL Air Marshal Subhash Bhojwani
K-13 Live Firing - First time in India (with a Canberra's Help) Sqn Ldr S A Patwardhan
Surviving a Sukhoi-7 Crash Wg Cdr H K L Saxena
Bounty Flying in the North-East Wing Commander N M Dhavle (Retd)
Canberra's total electrical failure at night Wg Cdr C N Bal (Retd)
Test Pilot losses in Marut Flight Testing Gp Capt Kapil Bhargava
94th GD(P) and 32nd GD(N) Course Gp Capt A K "Buzz" Datta VrC (Retd)

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