IAF personnel loading relief materials for the flood-affected people in Gujarat on July 3, 2005.
Patients on stretchers airlifted from Jorhat, Assam in an IAF C-130J in a mock exercise
Sunrise over the Himalayas
HAL HS 748M Avro
Deliveries of the HS748 to the IAF began in 1964. The HS748M was the workhorse of the IAF's transport fleet before the An-12 and An-32 took the role. An estimated 32 aircraft are still in service with the IAF and are mainly used for communication and transport training duties. HAL is planning to modernise some of the aircraft, as the IAF expects to keep them in service till 2020.
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