When Old Warriors Meet

Reporting from "Air Force Station, Sydney", Samir Chopra writes about a reunion meet in Australia that…

An airman’s war in Burma – Wg Cdr Hoshang K Patel

A conversation with retired Wing Commander Hoshang K Patel in 2002 was what set us off…

Pilot Officer Hukum Chand Mehta

Pilot Officer Hukum Chand Mehta was one of the twenty four Indians sent to the United…

Close Air Support in the 1962 War

Gp Capt Anant Bewoor argues in this article that the IAF was not fully prepared for…

Pratap Chandra Lal

Padma Vibhushan, Padma Bhushan, DFCCAS, 16 July 1969 - 15 Jan 1973

Squadron Leader Owen Joseph D’Sena VM (7430) F(P)

A Tribute to Squadron Leader Owen D'Sena by a coursemate and a dear friend


The Indian Air Force: Flying into the 21st Century

This article was first published in the BHARAT RAKSHAK MONITOR - Volume 3(1) July-August 2000 Issue

Lord, Let Thy Servant go in peace – The Supermarine Spitfire

Designed by RJ Mitchell, famed for his previous Schneider Trophy floatplane designs, the prototype Spitfire first…