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THE INDIAN AIR FORCE IN THE LIBERATION WAR: 1971
  

The fourteen day Bangladesh War in 1971 marked a decisive victory for Indian Arms and established the Indian Air Force's supremacy in South Asia.Accounts that follow below have been contributed by various sources and the authors' names appear next to their articles.

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OVERVIEW OF THE 1971 AIR WAR

A General Overview - K Chatterjee The Eastern Campaign - Sapra India The Western Campaign - Sapra India

EASTERN SECTOR

WESTERN SECTOR

APPENDICES

IMPORTANT MAPS

Map of West Pakistan

Map of East Pakistan

 


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