Explore the Indian Airforce

We cover Air and Space operations, programs, technology, as well as its people and history.

“Either I will come back after hoisting the tricolour, or I will come back wrapped in it, but I will be back for sure.”

– Captain Vikram Batra

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Advanced Aircraft

HAL Tejas

Tejas has a tail-less compound delta-wing configuration with a single vertical stabilizer. This provides better high-alpha performance characteristics than conventional wing designs.

Mig-29
The Mikoyan MiG-29

The MiG-29 has two widely spaced Klimov RD-33 turbofan engines, each rated at 50.0 kilonewtons (11,200 lbf) dry and 81.3 kilonewtons (18,300 lbf) in afterburner.

Buzzongroup Community

The Buzzongroup is a volunteer-led organization connecting brave Airmen who commit their lives to protecting the greater good of our country. And for all who support the importance of aerospace power and education, we welcome you to the Buzzongroup community. 

Under procurement

The Indian Airforce plans to attain 42 squadrons strength by 2035 & deploy 450 fighter jets each along the Northern & Western borders with Pakistan,China & Eastern Borders with China. The IAF will also acquire large numbers of stealthy autonomous UCAVs (DRDO AURA), swarm drones (ALFA-S) and unmanned aircraft to transform into a fully advanced Network-Centric Force capable of sustained multi role operations along the entire spectrum.

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